June 2023

German companies on show at the biggest biotech event in Boston

The BIO International Convention, the world’s largest gathering of the biotechnology industry, was held in Boston from 5 to 8 June. BIO Deutschland travelled to the world’s biggest biotech hub as the official rapporteur for the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action (BMWK).


BIO Deutschland’s chairman attends meeting of the International Council of Biotech Associations

The International Council of Biotech Associations (ICBA) convened in Boston on 4 June, the day before the BIO International Convention officially kicked off. Oliver Schacht, Chairman of the Board of BIO Deutschland, also serves as Chair of this coalition of 30 non-profit, national biotechnology trade associations.


Biotech hall of fame opens its virtual doors

The pandemic has shown the world what biotechnology companies can do for society, especially when it comes to creating vaccines. But German biotechnology companies can do much more than just that.