New Rochelle, NY, May 7, 2015 — The Biotechnology Industry Organization’s (BIO’s) prestigious World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology has selected Industrial Biotechnology (IB), led by Co-Editors-in-Chief Glenn Nedwin, PhD, MoT and Larry Walker, PhD and published by Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers, as its Official Journal. The BIO World Congress is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology event, and IB is the authoritative journal focused on biobased industrial, agricultural, and environmental products, processes, and technologies driving the global bioeconomy. Led by Brent Erickson, Executive Vice President for BIO’s Industrial & Environmental Section and Consulting Editor of Industrial Biotechnology, the 12th annual BIO World Congress will take place July 19-22, 2015 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal in Montréal, Canada.
“BIO ‘s longtime relationship with Mary Ann Liebert and team provided the right foundation for this partnership,” says Brent Erickson. “BIO is excited to announce that the premier publication for our industry will become the official journal of the world’s largest conference on industrial biotechnology.”
“This extension of the collaborative relationship between BIO and the Journal will provide our readers with more in-depth and value-added reporting on the exciting science, technology, markets, and policy efforts that define the innovation space for industrial biotechnology,” says Industrial Biotechnology Co-Editor-in-Chief Larry Walker, PhD, Professor, Biological and Environmental Engineering Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. “BIO has been a key partner for the Journal as we have sought to tell the compelling stories of industrial biotechnology development, and it is exciting to see more synergistic cooperation in conveying these developments.
About the BIO World Congress
The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the largest international industrial biotech event. Taking place July 19-22, 2015 in Montreal, the event will bring together 1,300+ leaders in advanced biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals. The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology offers a combination of plenary sessions, investor sessions, opportunities for one-on-one business meetings, poster presentations, and exhibitors targeted to business leaders, investors, and policy makers worldwide in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals.
About the Journal
Industrial Biotechnology, led by Co-Editors-in-Chief Larry Walker, PhD, Professor, Biological and Environmental Engineering Department, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, and Glenn Nedwin, PhD, MoT, CEO and President, Taxon Biosciences, Tiburon, CA, is an authoritative journal focused on biobased industrial and environmental products and processes, published bimonthly in print and online. The Journal reports on the science, technology, business, and policy developments of the emerging global bioeconomy, including biobased production of energy and fuels, chemicals, materials, and consumer goods. The articles published include critically reviewed original research in all related sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemical and process engineering, agriculture), in addition to expert commentary on current policy, funding, markets, business, legal issues, and science trends. Industrial Biotechnology offers the premier forum bridging basic research and R&D with later-stage commercialization for sustainable biobased industrial and environmental applications.
About the Publisher
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers is a privately held, fully integrated media company known for establishing authoritative peer-reviewed journals in many promising areas of science and biomedical research, including Environmental Engineering Science and Sustainability: The Journal of Record. Its biotechnology trade magazine, Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN), was the first in its field and is today the industry’s most widely read publication worldwide. A complete list of the firm’s 80 journals, books, and newsmagazines is available on the Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers website.