OBIO® Highlighted Report

Realizing the Promise of Healthcare Innovation in Ontario

Realizing the Promise of Healthcare Innovation in Ontario

OBIO’s report, Realizing the Promise of Health Care Innovation: Increasing Value for the Patient, Health System and Economy, was published in 2013 and is a product of the Ontario Bioscience Economic Strategy Team (OBEST®), an initiative launched by OBIO to address the challenges faced by Ontario’s human health technology and bioscience industry.

Bridging the Talent Gap: Report on OBIO Health to Business Bridge™ (H2BB™) 2017

Bridging the Talent Gap reports on the unique value of OBIO’s Health to Business Bridge (H2BB) business internship program. This report describes how H2BB addresses the challenge of pulling top talent into Ontario’s health science industry to address the talent gap identified by 96% of Ontario’s health science company CEOs.

Health Science Insider™ (OBIO Strategic Review: July 2016)

2016 has already been a productive year for OBIO as we push forward on our advocacy efforts, expand our Health Science networks and partnerships and continue to provide access to capital for Ontario Health Science companies in order for them to reach the next level. 

Gail Garland, CEO


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OBIO Strategic Review: December 2015

An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.
Jack Welch

As we come to the end of 2015, OBIO is proud of a year that has been characterized by recognition and support from our partners and sponsors, new learnings from the extensive feedback we received during our industry consultations and a very busy schedule as we delivered on programming and advocacy work.

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OBIO® Strategic Review: August 2015

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself. 
Andy Warhol

2015 has been a year of growth and opportunity for OBIO with expanding networks and new partnerships. Since we released our five year strategic review in January 2015, there have been significant developments both within our walls and across the ecosystem.

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OBIO / OBEST Five Year Strategic Review

“The best way to predict the future is to create it”

Peter Drucker

Since its founding in 2009, the Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®) has been engaged in creating the future of Ontario’s biomedical sector through industry-led strategy, policy development, advocacy and high impact programming. OBIO pursues innovative thought leadership within a culture of trust, reaching out to ever growing circles of thinkers and stakeholders.

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