Canada @BIO2019


Philadelphia, PA
June 3-6, 2019

BIOTECanada will once again be providing members with important networking opportunities throughout the BIO International Convention. The Canadian delegation at BIO continues to grow in size and diversity. Each year the industry uses the opportunity to showcase how important it is for industry and government to work in partnership to advance the Canadian biotech sector.

Attending BIO2019? Want to be part of the Canadian Delegation? Contact us for more information on the delegation and whether you qualify for discounted registration. 

Interested in being part of the Canadian Pavilion? Contact us to learn more about exhibit and sponsorship opportunities available.

Connect with us on Twitter @BIOTECanada #BIO2019CDN

Pitch directly to investors

BIOTECanada and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati present the Annual Coast-to-Coast Competition. The Coast to Coast competition held on the stage at the Canadian pavilion at the BIO International Convention is an opportunity for 4-5 companies from across Canada present to a judging panel of key life science investors. The most successful company pitch will be invited to present at the BIOTECanada Investor Summit in Whistler, March 2020.

Please contact Emily Meyers if you are interested in presenting.

MEMBER Savings

Registration – BIOTECanada Members receive significant savings to attend the BIO International Convention.

Are you a small to medium sized biotech company attending BIO 2019?

BIOTECanada is pleased to offer those members an opportunity to save $600 US on the Early Bird Convention and Partnering Access.

LIMITED NUMBER OF PASSES AVAILABLE! Be sure to contact Janice Burke to secure your discounted convention and partnering pass.

All other BIOTECanada members including accelerators, incubators, global pharmaceutical companies, investors, and consultants receive a discount of $200 US off registration. Visit the Members Only Area for your code.

Travel  – Receive 5-12% off flights with Air Canada from Canada to Philadelphia. Unique code is available in the Members Only area of our website.

key canadian programming at bio 2019


5pm – 8pm LifeSciences BC Reception and Dinner presented by FARRIS  – more information

7:30pm – 10pm LifeSciences BC International Networking Reception at the Hard Rock Cafe – more information

Tuesday June 4th

10:30am Canadian Pavilion Opening

6:30pm Atlantic Canada Reception – more information

8:30pm Alberta Reception – more information


8am – 9:30am LifeSciences BC Breakfast Speaking Event presented by Pfizer – more information

1:30pm BIOTECanada & Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Coast to Coast Competition. 4 companies from across Canada will present to a judging panel of key life science investors. The prize is a coveted presentation spot during BIOTECanada’s Investor Summit held in Whistler March 2020.


Get Listed – Searchable Database

Attending BIO? Raise your profile by being listed in the Canadian Life Sciences Database. This opportunity offers companies great exposure to potential partners and investors. Ensure your company is listed. To update your profile contact Emily Meyers.

Check out the Canadian Life Sciences Database