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upcoming obio events
OBIO is partnering with NRC-IRAP’s Biomedical Sector Team on a workshop on how Canadian companies and researchers can access funding, directly or indirectly, from the US National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Recent OBIO Events
Join OBIO® on Tuesday, February 6th for a seminar delivered by Professional Coaches and Digital/Strategic Marketing experts.
Join OBIO® on Friday, January 26th for a half-day session delivered by market research experts.
On November 27th, OBIO held its 9th Annual Public Meeting at offices of Norton Rose Fulbright. It was an exciting event with a formidable Keynote, a packed room of industry leaders, and an excellent venue for networking!
Regulatory and Business Strategy
Joel Ironstone is a medical technology development expert with over 15 years of consulting experience developing novel medical technologies. His experience includes technical development, regulatory approvals and the design and execution of clinical trials.
Presented by Bausch + Lomb
Bausch + Lomb is a subsidiary division of the multinational specialty pharmaceutical company, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, located in Quebec, Canada. B+L operates within the health care and optics space, with a major focus on marketing, sales and distribution of vision care products.
Upcoming Industry Events
RESI on MaRS - April 10, 2018
Note: The RESI Innovation Challenge invites the top-tier early-stage companies in therapeutics, medical devices, diagnostics, and healthcare IT to present from around the globe. The deadline to apply is March 2nd, 2018.
Deadline to apply: February 5, 2018
The Export Services Branch (ESB), Ontario Ministry of International Trade (MIT) is organizing a Trade Mission to the BIO 2018 International Convention and Business Partnering Forum in Boston, one of the world’s premier biotech partnering events.
Recent Industry Events
The BlockchainHub is pleased to announce that we will be hosting the Medicalchain team from the UK in this special event on Blockchain and healthcare.
The Canadian Global Initiative Against Alzheimer's Disease presents the 2nd Alzheimer's Awareness Gala
Monday, December 18, 2017
5:30pm - 10pm
Fairmont Royal York, Toronto, Ontario
This years' keynote speakers include Dr. Serge Gauthier, Dr. Michael Gold, and Prof K. Yogesan.
- Dr. Gauthier, C.M., MD, FRCPC, is the Director of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit, McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging.
- Dr. Gold is Vice-President, Development Neurosciences, at AbbVie.
- Professor Yogesan is a Professor at the School of Medicine, University of Notre Dame, and a Visiting Scholar at Harvard University.
Keynote speaker, David Rosenberg, Chief Economist, Gluskin Sheff + Associates, will be speaking about 'Living with Lower for Longer', the event will be in support of research on the impact of Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) by Dr. Shelley Boyd, CEO of Translatum Medicus.
Monday December 4th, 2017
Hosted at JLabs Toronto
On November 23rd, Tanja Dowe, CEO, and Tom Gibbs, Director, of Debiopharm Innovation Fund S.A will be in attendance to give an overview presentation about their company's key areas of interest and to meet 1-on-1 with companies that have been accepted after applying online.