The MichBio Expo is the largest gathering of bioscience professoinal in Michigan, and MichBio as the industry trade association, endeavors to bring the most timely topics and experts to insure a top-notch program. This year, the theme is 'Bio-Growth through Bio-Innovation', and our Keynote Speaker will be Stelios Papodopoulos, PhD. Chairman of Exelixis. In additiong, the event will feature a Bio-Industry Town Hall, CEOs Unplugged session, multiple track sessions, facility tours, and a Biosciences Emerging Showcase for start-ups seeking investment.
Regulatory burdens, current and contemplated, are causing big uncertainties for the bio-industry. That is impacting product commercialization, and thwarting promising drugs, therapies, and devices from reaching patients who need them. Uncertainty, as well as a lack of transparency and consistency, in FDA regulations and processes is playing havoc with companies and their development plans, even as new policies are being written. Across the pond, the EU authorities are proposing their own changes. Let the experts bring you up to date on the shifting regulatory landscape.