Events

Biotechnology Industry Organization: 2012 Bio International Convention

June 18-21, 2012 | Boston, Massachusetts

Location:

  • Boston Convention & Exposition Center
    415 Summer St.
    Boston, MA Map


The BIO International Convention is the largest global event for the biotechnology industry, featuring keynotes and sessions from key policymakers, scientists, CEOs and celebrities. This event will offer attendees networking and partnering opportunities and provide insights and inspiration on the major trends affecting the industry. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in hundreds of sessions covering biotech trends, policy issues and technological innovations, as well as attend the world's largest biotechnology exhibition.

WilmerHale will present a discussion panel at the Biotechnology Industry Organization's 2012 Convention, offering information on the Biotech Patenting and Tech Transfer track. WilmerHale partners Seth Waxman and Mark Fleming will speak during WilmerHale's Panelist Session taking place on Tuesday, June 19 from 8:30-9:45 a.m. about "Recent Developments in Patentability: Prometheus, Myriad, Classen and the Patentability of Diagnostic Methods." The panel will discuss the implications of these cases for biotech patents and the future of biotech innovation, including personalized medicine.