The 2021 holding of Asia's premier biotechnology gathering, BIO Asia–Taiwan, has concluded, with this year's all-online activities including an international conference, exhibition, partnering meetings using BIO's One-on-one Partnering™ platform, company presentations, and more. By all accounts of participants, exhibitors and speakers, the event was a resounding success.
With the conference theme of 'A Brave New Era for Biotechnology' organizers assembled a stellar lineup of more than 100 international speakers including MIT's Robert Langer, known as the 'Edison of Medicine', and the 2020 Nobel Laureate Michael Houghton. This year the conference program attracted 1,450 online attendees with 11,500+ conference views.
Using a highly-engaging interactive platform, the online exhibition hosted 300 exhibitors from Taiwan and around the world, and attracted an impressive 47,054 visits over the course of its showing.
Additionally, 400 companies took advantage of BIO's One-on-one Partnering™ platform to request a record 4,000 partnering meetings.