BIO Startup - MENA: A Regional Biotechnology Accelerator Program
If you are a biotechnology entrepreneur, do not miss out on the opportunity to take part in BIO Entrepreneurship Bootcamp in BIO International Convention 2018 in Boston, and meet with investors, MNCs and incubation centers in the US!
BIO International Convention 2018
From 1993 onward, the BIO convention is organized by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization is one of the largest and most important events in the world on biotechnology. With more than 16.000 participants from 65 countries, the conference provides the opportunity for sharing latest technological developments in the life sciences industry and establishing collaboration in the field of biotechnology.
Sponsored by MSD and Held by TEPAV in Collaboration with ReDIS Innovation
For the third year in a row, TEPAV will be holding the BIO Startup Accelerator Program sponsored by MSD in collaboration with ReDIS Innovation.
Once you are admitted to the program; show up on time, work hard and make sure you get the most out of it!
The program is sponsored by MSD and held by TEPAV in collaboration with ReDis Innovation and Viveka.
The entrepreneurs at above-specified stages in their startups will go through three phases.
First, they will participate in online training session. Second, they will participate in the Bio Startup Bootcamp and Demo Day that will be held in Ankara where they will be provided with one-on-one mentoring sessions and a pitching workshop. At the end of the second phase , participants will present their projects during Demo Day to a panel of experts. Third, startups ranked among the first three will take part in the BIO Entrepreneurship Bootcamp 2018 in the BIO International Convention 2018 in Boston, USA where they will have the chance to meet with VCs, MNCs and incubation centers there.
Admitted teams will not only participate in the entrepreneurship training both online and on-site in Ankara but they will also have the opportunity to present and express their ideas on a global stage.
About the BIO Startup Program
Additional Notes About BIO Startup
5 May 2018
6 May 2018
Announcement of Admitted Teams
BIO Startup Bootcamp and Demo Day
7 May 2018
Online Business Plan Training
*The training and mentoring sessions and event language will be English.
13-14-15 May 2018
BIO Startup Bootcamp & Demo Day
May 13, 2018 - Demo Day Pitching Training and Focus Group Session
May 14, 2018 - Demo Day Pitching Workshop and Mentoring Session
May 15, 2018 - Demo Day
May 16 - June 4, 2018 - Preparations for Bio Convention 2018 in Boston, USA
June 4-8, 2018 - BIO Entrepreneurship Bootcamp and BIO Convention 2018 in Boston, US
Here are the entrepreneurs who were ranked first to take part in BIO International Convention 2016:
Diploid Biyoteknolojik Ürünler
Furkan Ozan ÇÖVEN
Radio-frequency MEMS biosensors for the instant detection of water microorganisms
Production of environmentally friendly and recyclable natural insulation material that minimizes thermal transmission of buildings
*It was evaluated as a firm which was established less than a year and not yet commercialized .
Winners of 2016
Here are the entrepreneurs who were ranked first to take part in BIO International Convention 2017:
Winners of 2017
Devrim Pesen Okvur
Developing next generation of nano-medicines
based on innovative drug delivery platforms
Chemotactic invasion of cancer cells in ICcellchip
Specific genetic risk assessment test using DNA biomarkers for breast cancer
A BIO Startup Accelerator Program to BIO International
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