5th BioMarine International Business Convention
30–31 Oct. 2014 Cascais, Portugal  View Location

BioMarine 2014 in Cascais

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30-31 Oct. 2014

Estoril Congress Center (20 km from Lisbon), located in the heart of the famous Costa do Estoril

BioMarine International Business Convention

The 5th edition of BioMarine will be a very special one. As the Portuguese Government is deploying its new blue growth strategy, the entire national industry is teaming up to make the 5th edition of the Biomarine Business Convention a unique international meeting place, a global tribune to demonstrate the potential of their companies.
  • 2 days convention
  • Networking lunches and 2 gala events
  • 300 CEOs and top executives from around the world
  • Over 30 countries expected to be represented
  • Public opening session with the participation of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco and the Government of Portugal (other official representatives to be confirmed)
  • Public and private endorsement: High Patronage of the President of Portugal and of the Portuguese Government, public agencies involvement and private Portuguese and international businesses sponsorship

Innovation Plaza

Whether you are an innovative solution entrepreneur, a startup, a fund raiser, a decision-maker looking for new ideas and opportunities or a company/individual needing a research partner or financing, join the BioMarine Innovation Plazza . More information soon.

1to1 Business Meetings

Registered participants to the BioMarine 2014 Business Convention will be able to schedule 1to1 business meetings and optimize their participation to the Business Convention. More information once you have registered.

Meet our 2014 Industrial Partners

FEEM is happy to be a partner of BioMarine 20014, to be held in Portugal in October, since it is a excellent opportunity to involve the Portuguese Biotech community in the "marine adventure"...Read more >

José Agostinho Ribau Esteves, Chairman, Oceano XXI
Marine biotechnology or blue biotechnology is among the so-called new uses and resources of the sea constituting one of most promising maritime economic activities in the near future.... Read more >
Dr. Pedro Reis, President, AICEP
Blue Growth is a correct approach to a strategy that promotes smart, sustainable and inclusive growth in the maritime economy. Read more >

Joaquim Macedo de Sousa, Manager of Science and Technology, University of Aveiro, Coordinator and national Academia representative BioMarine 2014
In Portugal there has been a growing recognition that the value of research lies in its use... Read more >


TAP Portugal has agreed to offer a discount to the participants who make their flight booking and buy their ticket exclusively through TAP Portugal's website.

More information to get a discount >

Message from

Frame LeftPr Manuel Pinto de Abreu, Secretary of State for the Sea, Portuguese Government.
"Portugal aims at becoming Europe's foremost leader in the bio marine sector, particularly by creating and attracting investment opportunities and supporting the development of R&D. Important steps have also been taken to improve the legal and regulatory framework. In this respect fundamental measures have been implemented, namely, the approval of the National Strategy for the Sea and the preparation of groundbreaking legislation on marine spatial planning that will simplify and accelerate approval procedures." Read more

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Tiago Pitta e Cunha, Co-Chair BioMarine 2014 - Counselor for Environment, Science and Maritime Affairs to the President of Portugal.
Carlos Carreiras, President Cascais Municipality, Portugal
"I hope to greet you all in the coming month of October, here in Cascais, to welcome you to this village, which is strongly committed to maritime economics. This also means we have the possibility to show you how much we care , and how honoured we are by your presence and by the BioMarine Convention, here in Cascais on the 30th and the 31st of October. "

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With the High Patronage of:
Official Partners:
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National Partners:
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Become a 2014 Sponsor!
Add visibility and get up to 8 complimentary passes: Please contact us prior your registration at sponsor@biomarine.org. Be the first and grab the opportunity!