• Bangalore
  • 11 February 2014
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  • By Sheetal

Bangalore is synonymous with Biotech: BIB 2014

The reverberating thought at the 14th edition of the Bangalore India Bio 2014 was that Bangalore city is soon becoming synonymous with the Biotech sector, with its expanding global footprint. The event also saw the launch of India’s first biotech and


Bangalore: The pioneers from the Biotechnology industry gathered at the Bangalore India Bio 2014, as if with a renewed hope, to strike a chord with those who matter in the industry globally.

The event that was inaugurated by the Chief Minister of the State of Karnataka, Mr Siddaramaiah witnessed the presence of over 20 foreign delegations, alongside emerging and established companies, in the field of Biotechnology.

Inviting the audiences that numbered in hundreds, the Ministry of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science and Technology launched India's first ever biotech and medtech incubator. The Karnataka government arranged for a 3D movie, giving a 360 degree view of the incubator that would be launched within the next two years.

Organized by the Department of Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka and the Vision Group on Biotechnology, the three day event will end on February 12, 2014.

Listing out 12 winning reasons why Bangalore has become synonymous with Biotechechnology, Mr Srivatsa Krishna, secretary, Department of IT, Biotechnology and S&T DPAR (e-governance), Government of Karnataka even described the planned incubator in detail.


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