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BIO 2012 by the numbers

BIO 2012 is over and the numbers are in:

 Total attendees: >15,000*

International attendees: 5,000

States represented: 48

Countries represented: 65

 Companies participating in the business forum: 2,800

Partnering meetings: 25,000+

Company presentations: 190

 Exhibition space: 180,000 square feet

Exhibiting companies: 2,000

 *Washington, DC/2011 final registration number was 15,626 and there were more than 21,138 partnering meetings

 Next Convention: Chicago, IL, April 22-25

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2 responses to “BIO 2012 by the numbers

  1. Pete B June 21, 2012 at 5:28 pm

    Great run down Christian.
    Any stats on how many Canadians were there?

    • aztecchris June 22, 2012 at 9:38 am

      Thanks Pete. I don’t have exact figures however over the past few years Canada has had the largest delegation. By the size of the paviIion, the number of visitors etc., it appeared that this year was no different. If I get my hands on more details about Canada’s participation I’ll post.

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