BIO Deutschland set up a Twitter profile in August: http://twitter.com/#!/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.
“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.