2014 BIO International Convention
The BIO International Convention, which has been acknowledged as the largest biotechnology event in the world attended by scientists, researches, entrepreneurs and representatives from reputable biotech companies in the world, will once again be held at BIO International Convention and Exhibition from 23 – 26 June 2014 in San Diego, California, US.
he Bio Trade and Investment Mission, covering Minneapolis, San Francisco and San Diego, and the mission will conclude with the participation at the BIO San Diego 2014. The trade and investment mission will be led by the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Datuk Dr. Ewon Ebin, and will be joined by various State representatives. BiotechCorp is also partnering with several investment promotion agencies and companies who will also be part of the delegation, such as East Coast Economic Region Development Council (ECERDC), InvestPenang, InvestKL, Kulim Technology Park Corporation, Johor Biotechnology and Biodiversity Corporation (J-Biotech) and FELDA Wellness Corporation.
According to BiotechCorp Chief Executive Officer, Dato’ Dr. Mohd Nazlee Kamal, the Bio Trade and Investment Mission is crucial to position Malaysia as a gateway into Asia for investments in AgBiotech, BioMedical and BioIndustrial Sectors.
“We need to increase Malaysia’s visibility as a destination of choice for investors in bio-basedbusinesses as well as provide opportunities for Malaysian investment promotion agencies to network with potential investment leads for the benefit of the country,” said Dato’ Dr. Mohd Nazlee.