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SelectUSA Investment Seminar

8:00 AM–12:00 PM Jun 19, 2017

Room 10, Upper Level

Description

The SelectUSA Investment Seminar will help connect participants with biotechnology research and partnership opportunities in the United States. SelectUSA and the U.S. Commercial Service will facilitate connections among research institutions, state and local government officials, businesses and universities, as well as regional economic development agencies looking to start or expand operations in the United States.

For BIO 2017, the Investment Seminar will have a strong focus on research collaboration and partnership opportunities in the United States. Some of the topics presented will include “The State of Life Science in the U.S.”, “Life Sciences Regulatory Framework”, “Transatlantic Research Collaboration – Horizon 2020”, and “Creative Partnerships Leveraging Economic Development Organization Support in the Life Sciences Sector”.

Foreign research institutions, firms, government officials, and investors are highly encouraged to participate in this opportunity to get a better understanding of the biotech research and development partnership models prevalent in the U.S. as well as to discover how to better leverage economic development organization support for your U.S. entry or expansion. U.S. research institutions and firms are also encouraged to participate for an opportunity to network with potential foreign partners and institutions.

Session ID: 24503

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