BIOSPAIN 2016 will be held in its 8th edition in Bilbao featuring a trade exhibition, a partnering event, an investment forum, the BIOTEC 2016 scientific congress, top level seminars & conferences and a career fair with a well balanced mixture of local and international private companies, universities, overseas clusters, research institutes and governmental bodies.
Since its first edition, launched back in the year 2003, it has become one of the leading biotechnology events in Europe.
BIOSPAIN is the largest biotech event organized by a national bioindustry association in Europe and one of the largest in the world by the number of one-to-one meetings (+3.300) and companies participating (+850). 34% of our delegates came from outside of Spain.
BIOSPAIN is organized by ASEBIO, the Spanish Bioindustry Association and each edition is co-organized by a local institution from the host city/region. On the 2016 edition, Biospain is co-organized by the Basque Government through the SPRI, the Basque Business Development Agency.