European Business Development Conference

2008-06-05 - 2008-06-06

Platinum Sponsor:

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Gold Sponsors:




Silver Sponsor:

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BIO Deutschland and European Biopharmaceutical Enterprises (EBE) are pleased to invite you to their joint Business Development Conference on “Energizing Partnerships within the European Biotechnology Industry”, which will take place in Munich on 5-6 June 2008. This European conference will provide you with an exclusive platform to learn, network and discuss collaboration opportunities.


The conference is aimed at gathering a select group of 120 business development executives from international pharmaceutical corporations and European biotech companies, together with private equity and venture capital company representatives.

Over a two-day programme, participants will be offered various opportunities for business networking, company presentations and panel discussions with first class speakers on current trends and strategies in biotech alliances. Emphasis will be placed on new types of strategies, new alliances across the biotech sector, best management practices and innovation leadership as key factors to biotech company success and value creation.



DAY 1: June 5, 2008

08.30-10.45: Working breakfast & registration

10.45-11.00: Opening remarks

11.00-12.30: Session 1: Business Development Strategies

12.30-14.00: Lunch & networking

14.00-16.00: Company presentations (15 min each)

16.00-16.30: Coffee break & networking

16.30-18.00: Panel discussion I: R&D - From Platform to Drugs

18.00-19.00: Company presentations (15 min each)

19.30-20.00: Cocktail reception

20.00-22.00: Dinner

DAY 2: June 6, 2008

08.00-09.00: Welcome coffee & networking

09.00-10.30: Session 2: Oncology and Immunology - Monoclonal Antibodies and Beyond

10.30-11.00: Coffee break & networking

11.00-12.20: Panel discussion II: Is Best Management or Innovation Leadership the Key to Biotech Company Success?

12.20-13.30: Lunch & networking

13.30-15.00: Company presentations (15 min each)

15.00-15.15: Concluding remarks

15.15-16.30: Networking tea time

Please download PDF file containing the detailled programme

Fees & Registration

Fees for members of BIO Deutschland and EBE:

Attendance: 395.00 EURO
Attendance and company presentation: 895.00 EURO
2nd delegate from same company (10% discount): 355.50 EURO

Fees for non-members:

Attendance: 795.00 EURO
Attendance and company presentation: 1,795.00 EURO
2nd delegate from same company (10% discount): 715.50 EURO

(VAT excluded. All bank charges to be paid by the forwarder. 19% VAT to German-based participants)

Company presentations slots are sold out already.

If you are interested in applying for a company presentation, please already contact to receive more information and have your company included in the waiting list!

Please download registration form for attendance and company presentation

The venue

Special rates are already sold out.

Le Méridien Munich, a chic sanctuary amidst a bustling modern city, reflects Munich´s old world grandeur. The venue has all of the old-world flair one expects from a charming European place, combined with modern amenities. Mixing contemporary culture with its European heritage, the venue will create a culturally refined, meaningful and stimulating conference atmosphere which will inspire the participants to network in a relaxed and selective atmosphere. The Sundrenched timeless elegance is the perfect arena in which to conduct our business conference. And the coffee breaks as well as the evening cocktail will be held into the inner courtyard among the scenic beauty of the gardens.

The conference fee does not include accommodation. Participants are invited
to make their own arrangements. Rooms at the Le Meridien Munich are available(Tel.: +49-89-2422-0).

Le Meridien
Bayerstr. 41
80335 Munich, Germany
Te.: +49 89-2422-0
Fax: +49 89-2422-2005

For further information please visit:


Use the opportunity to become a sponsor! Please contact us:

Pablo Serrano


Emmanuel Chantelot

Please download the sponsoring Menu as PDF file

Contact and further information

Please do not hesitate to contact Anette Roll at BIO Deutschland (+49-30-26484087, or the EBE team (+32-2-6262561) should you require additional information.

We look forward to meeting you in Munich!

Please download pdf file for further information

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