Follow this link to a video of Gov. Scott Walker opening the Wisconsin pavilion at the 2011 BIO International Convention in Washington, D.C. The video includes a news interview in which Walker discusses venture capital legislation, the growth of the biotech industry in Wisconsin and the importance of research and development.
The 2012 BIO International Convention will be held June 18-21 in Boston, Mass., one of the nation's largest biotech industry hubs. The Wisconsin Technology Council is planning to organize the state pavilion for the convention, which will be held at the Boston Convention Center. Stay tuned for announcements on related events. New for next year: BIO-Partnering will take place on the exhibit floor, and pavilion participants will have access to the BIO-Partnering portal through their pavilion sponsorship. Contact Jodi Hoeser at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.