Pre-event introductions and preparation

Thursday 05 January
BIA Webinar - Getting the most out of JP Morgan 11.00 - 11.45
Providing the latest information on who is attending, what is going on, and how to make the most out of your time in San Francisco during one of the busiest Biotech weeks in the calendar.  Sign up to the webinar by registering at

UK Presenting companies at Biotech Showcase:

8:00–12:00 Monday
Abzena, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Auspherix Ltd, Stevenage, United Kingdom
Synpromics Ltd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

13:45–17:30 Monday Company Presentations
hVIVO plc, London, United Kingdom
Oxford BioMedica UK Ltd, Oxford, United Kingdom
ReNeuron Group plc, Bridgend, United Kingdom

8:00–12:00 Tuesday Company Presentations
Abcodia, Cambourne, Cambridge, United Kingdom
ANGLE plc, Guildford, United Kingdom
Immodulon Therapeutics Limited, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Mereo BioPharma Group plc, London, United Kingdom

13:45–17:30 Tuesday Company Presentations
Canbex Therapeutics, London, United Kingdom
Edinburgh Molecular Imaging Ltd, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
MiNA Therapeutics, London, United Kingdom
NeRRe Therapeutics, Stevenage, United Kingdom
ReViral Ltd, Stevenage, United Kingdom
Scancell, Oxford, United Kingdom

13:45–17:00 Wednesday Company Presentations
Apta Biosciences, Ltd, London, United Kingdom
Biosignatures, Newcastle, United Kingdom
Femeda, Cramlington, United Kingdom

Featured Events

 Monday 9 January

The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine Cell and Gene Therapies State of the Industry Briefing
8:00 am
Parc 55 San Francisco, Level 4, Cyril Magnin Ballroom
ARM’s Cell and Gene Therapies State of the Industry Briefing will include CEOs from leading companies in the regenerative medicine and advanced therapies sector who will engage in a forward-looking discussion of expected clinical data events in 2017 and beyond. Panelists will address key issues related to continuing momentum in the sector as well as unique strategies and partnerships that will be required for success going forward.

UK Panel Discussion  11-12pm, Biotech Showcase, Hilton San Francisco Union Square.
Steve Bates, BIA CEO will be chairing a panel discussion on the real threats and opportunities of Brexit.  Panellists will include Lord Prior (UK Department of Health), Eliot Forster (MedCity), Chris Mayo (LSE Group) and Alison Dennis (Fieldfisher LLP).  For further details on Biotech Showcase and the panel, visit the website:

UK Networking event 8-10pm
Marines Memorial Club, Heritage Room, 10th Floor, 609 Sutter St. CA 94102
Please note that this event has a limit on capacity and attendees should register beforehand by emailing

Tuesday 10th January

RESI Conference (Redefining Early Stage Investments)
Marines’ Memorial Club & Hotel, 609 Sutter St. CA 94102
Cocktails 5-7pm.

Women in Bio Reception, 6:00 pm
Parc 55 San Francisco, Level 3, Market Street
Plan to attend this exclusive event showcasing Board-Certified executives. For Investors, CEOs, and Board Members looking for biotech executives to serve on their boards. By invitation only. Please contact Jamie Strachota, Executive Director at

Wednesday 11th January

Pulse, Prognosis and the Press: Session and Reception, 4:30 pm
Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Continental Ballroom 6
As the intensity of the week winds down, join our exclusive panel of all-star reporters for their unique take on the news, trends and issues that will reverberate in 2017, and beyond.  Get a fresh take on the top newsmakers and analysis of the week's biggest stories heard in Union Square. RSVP   

Contact us to add your networking opportunity and for information about visiting delegations from other countries.