Biopôle events

04.06.2020 09:00 | The Biopôle Companies Present Themselves

Venue: Digital
Contact for registration: events@biopô

We are hosting another session of our special format:

The Biopôle Companies Present Themselves

Our next workshop on June 4th will be held in a digital format.

Even if we are currently distant from our work place, we want to keep you connected with our ecosystem.
Share a cup of coffee comfortably from your home with your Biopôle colleagues and discover more companies in Biopôle Lausanne.

This will be a unique experience to better know each other and to stay connected.
Come and join our four companies in our next workshop and share precious learnings from:

Raphael Bernard, Marketing & Communication Manager at GenomSys
Emilie Pralong and Anne May, Radar RP
Evelina Georgieva, CBO at Pryv
Olivija Šimkutė, Business Development Manager at Biomapas

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08.06.2020 00:00 | International Cancer Cluster Showcase – BIO 2020


The 9th ICCS 2020 will be presented virtually.

The “Virtual Event” will launch June 8th, 2020, 10:00 AM EDT.
Meet 20+ emerging oncology companies from North American and European Innovation Hubs and access their video pitches during and after BIO2020. The online content will be accessible until July 8th, 2020.
For each of the last 8 years, 200+ representatives of the international oncology community joined ICCS, participating in this focused and dynamic meeting. This year’s edition will be digital allowing you to join from whereever you are in a flexible way..

Cutting edge oncology innovations from leading North American and European industry clusters will be presented in compact 4 min presentations giving you the opportunity to learn about the latest innovations from about 20+ companies. Information regarding this year’s presenters will be available during May.
Why attend?

Use the compact event to hear more about emerging start-ups, novel licensing opportunities, promising clinical trial results and innovative technology platforms. You will also get insights into how to connect and work with the clusters and regions involved. Benefit from focused networking opportunities and enjoy a stimulating and interactive start into your BIO 2020 partnering activities.
Who should attend?

– Scouting, Business Development and Licensing Executives from international Pharma and Biotech
– Representatives from Biopharma’s Venture Funds
– VCs
– Oncology focused Biotechs
– Researchers and clinicians focusing on oncology R&D
– TTOs

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08.06.2020 09:00 | BIO US 2020

Organizer: Bio
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The BIO International Convention is hosted by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO). BIO represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state biotechnology centers and related organizations across the United States and in more than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products.

BIO performs many services for members, but none of them are more visible than the BIO International Convention. The BIO International Convention helps BIO fulfill its mission to help grow the global biotech industry. Profits from the BIO International Convention are returned to the biotechnology industry by supporting BIO programs and initiatives. BIO works throughout the year to create a policy environment that enables the industry to continue to fulfill its vision of bettering the world through biotechnology innovation.

The key benefits of attending the BIO International Convention are access to global biotech and pharma leaders via BIO One-on-One Partnering, exposure to industry thought-leaders with over 1,500 education sessions at your fingertips, and unparalleled networking opportunities with 17,000+ attendees from 74 countries.

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08.06.2020 09:30 | FORWARD 2020

Organizer: EPFL/PME Magazine/Le Temps
Venue: SwissTech Convention Center, EPFL
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Ma PME dans cinq ans

Les nouvelles dimensions de l’innovation

Venez partager une vision, des expériences et enrichir votre réseau!

Les entreprises sont confrontées à des changements toujours plus rapides. La digitalisation induit-elle forcément une rupture? Ou faut-il plutôt viser une amélioration progressive des processus et des produits? De quelles compétences et de quels talents a-t-on besoin pour relever ces défis? Comment faire rimer durabilité et profitabilité? Autant de questions qui seront le fil rouge de cette troisième édition de FORWARD. Avec cette conviction : rien ne vaut des exemples concrets pour nourrir la réflexion.

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15.09.2020 09:00 | SWISS BIOTECH DAY 2020

Venue: Congress Center Basel, Switzerland
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The Swiss Biotech Day is the leading biotechnology conference in Switzerland. It is not just the place to be for members of the Swiss Biotech Association, who traditionally meet there for the association’s Annual General Assembly, but also for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, analysts, political decision makers and industry stakeholders from across Europe.

What you can expect:

· 900 attendees from 25 countries
· Presentation of the Swiss Biotech Report
· Swiss Biotech Success Stories
· 50 exhibitors
· Parallel tracks in the afternoon focused on innovative biotech start-ups and medium-sized biotech company presentations
· Thematically focused panel discussions in the afternoon
· Pre-scheduled one-to-one partnering meetings

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Biopôle events

24.09.2020 00:00 | Convergence in Oncology

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The Convergence in Oncology Summit is an international annual assembly of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors active in the field of Oncology to debate and explore synergies that can accelerate the development of the most promising solutions in the field.

From diagnostics to therapeutics, rapid change in technology innovation modifies the landscape faster than any organizations can keep up with. Convergence of technologies from mature and emerging sectors are creating new opportunities that can significantly accelerate disruptive solutions that benefit patients globally.

The principal aim of this Summit is to promote development of new solutions through convergence and sharing of opportunities in the field of Oncology. The Summit is organized by professionals for professionals and we look forward to welcoming you to Lausanne, Switzerland, for networking and sharing of knowledge among industry leaders, entrepreneurs, academics and investors.

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Community events

29.10.2020 17:00 | Making the transition to Industry: Interpreting Job Descriptions

Organizer: Randstad and Skills for Scientists
Venue: Building F, CLE

Are you looking to make the next step in your career? Do job descriptions for open positions intimidate or confuse you? Would you like to understand what recruiters really want? This HBA event brings together the academic and corporate industries to look at how candidates can best position themselves by showing you where you have applicable skills and experience that may not appear to be immediately obvious. We will help you to interpret common requirements and build your confidence to apply for that role you may have been hesitating about.

This workshop will be particularly useful for those looking to transition from academia to industry, but all local professionals will find it motivating to bring along their CVs to push themselves for that future opportunity. We also encourage managers to attend to better understand how they can position their job openings and invite a larger, more diverse pool of applications.

05:00PM-05:30PM Welcome & Registration
05:30PM-06:00PM Presentation: Interpreting job descriptions(UNIL Equality Office & Randstad)
06:00PM-06:45PM Workshop: Translating your skills & experience to the job requirements
06:45PM-07:15PM Panel Discussion
07:15PM-08:00PM Networking

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