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October 5 - 7, 2016
Boston Convention and Exhibition Center,
Boston, MA

Excel in Quality-Driven Biobanking for Precision Medicine, Biomarkers & Companion Diagnostics


Explore key topics through case studies and in-depth sessions on quality-driven biobanking

Global Regulatory & Ethical Policy Updates

Drive positive patient outcomes through an understanding of new regulatory, global, and ethical updates through a dedicated track session, including 5+ talks.

Data & Analytics

Dive deep into new technology and innovative data & sample management projects presented by Takeda, Novartis, and NIH.

Establish a Sustainable Business Model

Learn through an interactive workshop that focuses on helping you develop a business pitch. The workshop includes a deep dive into strategic business planning, monetizing your biobank through cost recovery, diversifying revenue streams, and creating alliances.

Benchmark Biobank Operations

Measure the success of your biobank operations and your ROI through a hands on learning experience.


Register for the Biotech Week Boston (BWB) 3-Day Exhibit Hall pass for $299.  This pass grants you access to Boston’s largest life science destination where you will partner, socialize and learn about the latest patient-centric science and innovative technologies, and includes:

  • 3 BWB Keynotes including Steve Wozniak, Co-Founder, Apple Computer Inc. and Toni Hoover, Ph.D., Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Access to 200+ Exhibitors, Service Providers, and Technologies
  • Review the latest science research from 125+ Scientific Posters
  • 20+ Tech Workshops and Panel Discussions, including the Innovation Summit, in the BWB Theatre
  • And More...

Why Biorepositories is #1

Coverage You Can't Find Anywhere Else
  • Extensive coverage of the Final Common Rule
    • The long-awaited Final Common Rule is expected to be released this September 2016.
  • Substantive industry representation
    • In addition to academia and research, there is an added focus on Pharma
  • Unparalleled focus on Precision Medicine
    • 2 Keynote Sessions and 1 Panel Discussion dedicated to dive deep into Precision Medicine.
3 Unique Pre-Conference Workshops
  • Biobank Business Planning Workshop: Making your Pitch
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Measures for Benchmarking Biobank Operations
  • Regulatory Framework and Practical Issues Arising in Biobank Research 

Networking & Special Events
  • BWB Networking Lunch / Biorep Roundtable Discussions
  • BWB Opening Night: Celebration of Science
  • BPI Magazine Awards Reception and Dinner
  • BWB Women's Executive Leadership Dinner
  • Party in the Park at The Lawn on D

Who You Will Meet

Biotech Week Boston Partnering App

All registered attendees of Biotech Week Boston will receive access to the Partnering app starting in September. With the BWB Partnering App, attendees will be able to communicate with one another before, during and after the event utilizing these features:

  • View the attendee list
  • Pre-schedule meetings
  • Send private messages
  • Share announcements
  • Create a customized agenda

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

415 Summer St, Boston, MA 02210, United States

The Center

516,000 square-feet of column-free, contiguous exhibit space, and 82 meeting rooms.

Easily Accessible

The Conference and Exhibition Centre is just 8 minutes from Logan International Airport

Brand New Concepts

Experimental exhibit spaces and forward-thinking approach to sustainable conference hosting.


From finding the perfect event to creating a memorable onsite experience, IIR Marketing Consultants will work with you to develop a package tailored to meet your specific goals.