September 2011

BIO Deutschland now on Twitter

BIO Deutschland set up a Twitter profile in August:!/BIODeutschland. The aim is to provide media representatives and an interested (specialised) audience with information on the association’s activities, as well as current company and sector news.


Association exhibits biotechnology products at a joint stand

“Sustainability, entrepreneurship and progress – what does biotechnology deliver?” The Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU) [German Federal Environmental Foundation], BIO Deutschland and this year’s winner of the Biotechnica Award will answer this question at stand E 42 at Biotechnica 2011.


22 companies and institutions from Baden-Württemberg sign a letter in support of biotech innovations

In a letter of mid-August, Jan Schmidt-Brand, a member of the board of BIO Deutschland, CEO of Heidelberg Pharma AG and chairperson of the association’s Working Group on Finance and Taxation called on the Deputy Minister-President and Minister of Finance and Economics of Baden-Württemberg, Nils Schmid (Social Democratic Party of Germany - SPD) to support innovative small and medium-sized enterprises.