What do smart phones, economic impact reports, and an awards ceremony have in common? All three play a key role in this years can’t miss Wisconsin Biohealth Summit on October 9th!

This one of a kind, all day event will take place at the Overture Center in Madison and will feature an impressive speaker and session lineup guaranteed to get you excited about the progressive work happening in Wisconsin’s biohealth industry. With two exciting keynote speakers and five informative panel sessions throughout the day, you’ll hear about emerging trends in healthcare technology and gain insight into thought provoking topics in biohealth.

Kick-off the morning with a once in a lifetime opportunity to participate in a global genomics study led by Dr. Chris Mason of Cornell Medicine. Famous for swabbing NY subways and sequencing the NASA twins, Dr. Mason will give insight into the future of genomics and how you can participate in this interactive experiment during his keynote presentation.

With the latest Wisconsin Biohealth Economic Impact Study being released at this year’s event, Wisconsin biohealth executives will dive deeper into the data related to jobs, economic output, wages, expansions, and the interconnectivity of our companies and Wisconsin’s supply chain. Additional panels will feature topics including biomanufacturing, gene editing, finding unique markets, and women in biohealth.

Two individuals will be awarded during a lunch ceremony, proving the be a highlight of the event each year. Hear inspiring and candid stories from Kevin Conroy and Dr. Allen W. Cowley, Jr. as they’re recognized for their contributions to our industry. Plus, with three hours of dedicated networking time, there will be a variety of opportunities to make connections with industry peers and experts, as well as future employees at our afternoon career fair.

Don’t just take our word for it, attendees have described the event as inspiring, exciting, engaging, and smartly-assembled. After this stimulating day of biohealth topics and trends, you’ll leave up-to-date, inspired, and excited about Wisconsin boom biohealth industry.

Looking for more reasons why you can’t miss this year’s event? Check out our full day agenda and register today on the Wisconsin Biohealth Summit event site.


A special thank you to this year’s event sponsors: Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Exact Sciences, GE Healthcare, the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, Illumina, Catalent, Promega, Cellular Dynamics International, Mallinckrodt, Abbvie, University Research Park, PhRMA, Findorff, Merck, and TeraMedica, Vogel Bros Building, CRB, Aldevron, Covance, Eppstein Uhen Architects, Merck, Kraemer Brothers, Aurora Health Care, UW Health, Biotechnology Innovations Organization, City of Fitchburg, Hausmann , Park Bank, Medical College of Wisconsin, and Michael Best.