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BioFlorida's 15th Annual Celebration of Biotechnology Hosted by Foundation Park and Concept Companie

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EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

 

BioFlorida's 15th Annual Celebration of Biotechnology Hosted by Foundation Park and Concept Companies. Reserve your spot today!

 

April 24, 2018 - ALACHUA, Fla. --The community is invited to attend the Celebration of Biotechnologyon Thursday, May 10, from 9:30am until 1pm, atFoundation Park, Alachua, FL.

 

ABOUT:The Celebration is an outdoor event showcasing the life sciences community in the region and throughout Florida. Now in its 15thyear and hosted byFoundation ParkandConcept Companies, the Celebration attracts more than 80 life science exhibitors and 500 industry professionals.

 

The event includes a moderated Bus Tour of Foundation Park, Progress Park and Copeland Parkhighlighting local life science companies such asAGTC;Amend Surgical,AxoGen;CTD Holdings, Inc.,Ology Bioservices;RTI Surgical; and UF Innovate, to name a few.

 

WHO:Hundreds of industry professionals fromemerging and established life sciences companies;universities and research institutions;economic development agencies,investment networks and firms, andsupporting organizations attend.

 

WHY:Attend to learn about the Florida life sciences industry, celebrate its significant progress and connect with the community.The event's atmosphere is designed to encourage conversations that will help attendees facilitate collaborations and explore potential business development opportunities.

 

WHEN:Thursday, May 10, 2018

 

WHERE:Foundation Park, 14193 NW 119thTerrace, Alachua,FL 32615.Location is next to AGTC and across the street from Santa Fe Community College.

 

COST:The event is open to the public and there is no charge for admission. While it is not required, attendees are encouraged to REGISTERhere. Lunch can be purchased from several food vendors. Vegetarian options will be available.

 

MEDIA:Please emailadmin@bioflorida.comto secure your registration.

 

OUR SPONSORS:

Signature Sponsor -Fisher Scientific.BioFlorida members are entitled to substantial cost savings on laboratory equipment and other products and services from Fisher Scientific. View member program details here.

 

Premier Sponsor - Concept Companies.

 

Corporate Sponsors- Germfree;Oelrich Construction.

 

Event Sponsors -Affiliated Engineers, Inc.;AxoGen, Inc.; City of Alachua; DavosPharma;Evoqua Water Technologies; Neta Scientific;PAREXEL; The RMR Group;Bus Sponsor - CTD Holdings, Inc.; Tote Bag Sponsor - Ology Bioservices.Water Sponsor - Aerotek. Name Badge Sponsor -Saliwanchik, Lloyd & Eisenschenk.

 

Exhibitors

ABELINGS LLC (dba ABH-US)

Adams Air & Hydraulics, Inc.

Aerotek

Affiliated Engineers, Inc.

ALESYS

Alphaprotech

AxoGen, Inc.

Beckman Coulter

Best Western Gateway Grand

BioFlorida

BioTek Instruments

BioTeknica

Biotility at UF

Biotix

Brammer Bio

Brandtech

Buchi

CAI

Campus USA Credit Union

Captozyme

City of Alachua

Concept Companies

Contec

Corning

CPPI

CTD Holdings, Inc.

Davos Pharma

Eldon James

EMD Millipore

Encor Biotechnology

Eppendorf

Evoqua Water Technologies

Expression Systems

Fisher Scientific

Foundation Park & Concept Companies

Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce

Gainesville Regional Airport

GE Healthcare

Germfree

GrayRobinson, P.A.

Greenwood Products, Inc.

GRUCom Fiber Optic Communications

HighPoint Solutions

Honeywell

IKA Works

James Moore & Co.

Kimberly Clark

Laxco, Inc.

Medosome Biotec, LLC

Metler Toledo

Micronova

Neta Scientific Incorporated

Oelrich Construction

Oliver Healthcare Packaging

Ology Bioservices

PAREXEL

PHC Corporation of North America

Renaissance Printing

Saliwanchik, Lloyd & Eisenschenk

Santa Fe College Perry Center

Sartorius

SHL Pharma

Swift Creek Realty - 800 Second Avenue

Team Technical Services

Texwipe

The RMR Group

The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Thermalyne

ThermoFisher

ThermoFisher Leasing

Trimark Properties

Triumvirate Environmental

UF Innovate

UniFirst/UniClean

University of Florida MBA Program

Vista Lab

Welch Vacuums

Wheaton

Xhale, Inc.

 

About Foundation Park

Please check out thisYouTube videofor a profile on Foundation Park.

 

About Concept Companies

Concept Companies has a national reach, successfully completing a wide scope of projects, including single-tenant and multi-tenant retail shopping centers, military installations, industrial facilities and state-of-the-art laboratories. With a vertically integrated business model, they offer services from general contracting and real estate development to site selection and occupancy.Concept Companies takes their client's projects on as their own, and their vast range of services and flexibility provides them with a unique understanding of projects from start to finish.

 

Foundation Park, developed by Twenty20 Development, a sub-company of Concept Companies, is a 40,000-square foot multi-tenant biomedical facility in Alachua.Current tenants include AGTC,a clinical stage biotechnology company, with currently more than 50 employees.

 

About BioFlorida

BioFlorida is the voice of Florida's life sciences industry, representing nearly 6,000 establishments andresearchorganizations in the biopharmaceutical, medical technology and bioagriculturesectors that collectively employ nearly 83,000Floridians.Source:The Value of Bioscience Innovation in Growing Jobs and Improving Quality of Life (TEConomy/BIO, 2016)

 

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT BIOFLORIDA AND ITS MEMBER BENEFITS CLICK HERE.


About BioFlorida

BioFlorida represents 6,200 establishments and research organizations in the biopharmaceuticals, medical technology, healthIT and bioagriculture sectors that collectively employ 87,000 Floridians.

 

Members of the BioFlorida network include emerging and established life science companies, universities, research institutions, hospitals, medical centers, incubators, economic development agencies, investors and service providers.

 

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