NEW YORK - The 16th annual International Biotechnology Convention and Exhibition, BIO 2002, the world’s largest biotechnology conference, will be held at the Metro Toronto Convention Center in Toronto, Canada, from June 9-12, 2002. McDermott Will & Emery, a leading international law firm, will be hosting a breakfast on Tuesday, June 11, 2002, for Israeli delegates and international representatives who are interested in learning more about the current climate of the life sciences industry in Israel.
BIO 2002 will serve as an international biotechnology forum, with 15,000 to 20,000 registrants expected from 95 countries. Participants include bioinformatics, biological, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, medical device and food and agricultural companies, universities, research centers, law firms, and venture capital and investment banking firms.
McDermott Will & Emery provides a full range of legal services required by life sciences companies, regardless of their stage of development. Our life sciences lawyers, including many who have advanced scientific degrees and practical experience as research biologists, biochemists, chemical engineers, pharmaceutical research scientists and regulatory managers, advise on a wide array of areas affecting the biotech industry, including intellectual property, environmental, health regulatory, products liability, tax and governmental relations matters.
Details of the breakfast are as follows:
Israeli Networking Breakfast
Tuesday, June 11, 2002
The Royal York Hotel
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
For more information on BIO2002, please visit the convention’s website at www.bio2002.org.