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BIO-Europe Spring Amsterdam 2018

BIO-Europe Spring (BES), the most important biotech partnering congress held in spring in Europe, was held in 2018 from 12 to 14 March in Amsterdam (Holland).

The meeting brought together more than 2,400 participants from more than 1,400 companies from 55 different countries.

BIO Europe Spring 2018

Organized by the EBD Group, the BES annually attracts the leading biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry leaders from Europe, North America and Asian countries.

The 2018 edition brought together 2,486 delegates who held 14,500 meetings and closed more than 3,600 license agreements among 1,426 companies. 106 companies made presentations from more than 55 countries and the exhibition space had more than 69 exhibitors.

The BioRegion of Catalonia at BIO-Europe Spring:

At the level of the Catalan delegation, 25 companies and Catalan entities were present at the event:



With the support of:


BES basic information

  • Date: 12-14 March 2018
  • Organized by: EBD Group
  • Venue: RAI Convention Center Amsterdam.

BES 2018 in figures

  • More than 14,500 partnering meetings
  • 2,486 delegates
  • 1,426 companies
  • 106 corporate presentations
  • 69 exhibitors
  • 55 represented countries