Meet the Companies Exhibiting at the 2017 iBIO IndEx


Meet the Companies Exhibiting at the iBIO IndEx

The iBIO IndEx provides a forum for the community to connect, meet with industry leaders, and learn from subject matter experts.

The IndEx is also a great forum to connect with Life Sciences community to learn and connect with the top products and services available to help their companies grow.

The new expanded exhibit hall is located between the plenary and breakout sessions. There will be a number of exhibitors from the BIO Business Solutions program, providing iBIO members with large discounts on the products and services they need. There are also a number of community members exhibiting this year.

During meals and breaks, make sure you check out the IndEx Exhibit hall. Here are some of the companies who will be exhibiting.

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2017 iBIO IndEx Exhibitors:

Bio Business Solutions

BIO Business Solutions® is the largest cost savings purchasing program for the biotech industry operated by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO). With more than $315 million in annual sales, BIO Business Solutions® aggregates the purchasing power

of over 2,800 biotech companies from North America. Companies of all sizes save substantial money each year through its group savings program.

Members of BIO and iBIO can participate for no charge as a bene t of their membership. BIO Business Solutions® offer members the opportunity to save on items they need to run a successful biotechnology enterprise – from lab products, business insurance, of ce supplies, shipping needs, AND MORE!

Contact attending: Peter Frey

BioPhia Consulting

BioPhia Consulting is a biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device consulting company dedicated to providing a wide array
of critical scienti c expertise focused on assisting clients in the discovery, development and commercialization of novel therapies. Our company core represents over 100 years of industrial experience including broad expertise in chemistry, biochemistry,
cell and molecular biology, immunology and disease pathogenesis. Our accomplishments range from early-stage discovery of innovative therapeutics to life cycle management of commercial products, with everything in between. We strive to provide our customers with real-world, practical solutions, creative insight and timely, cost-competitive advice that will make a positive difference in their projects, products and performance. Our success depends on our customer’s success.

Business Wire

News & Multimedia Distribution, Social Media Monitoring, Financial Disclosure Services

For more than 50 years, Business Wire has delivered critical communications for everyone from start-ups to the Fortune 500.

BIO has aligned with Business Wire to help you effectively distribute your news releases to your target market with easy, powerful and targeted tools at preferred pricing. Business Wire also instantly and simultaneously delivers multimedia and nancial disclosure news around the world, provides valuable measurement data and offers special targeting options.

Member companies can save a minimum of 10% on all news release distribution circuits and more when you bundle in any of our additional services.

ByteGrid Holdings LLC

ByteGrid is dedicated to providing the most secure, compliant
hosting solutions available in our compliant data centers. We offer pragmatic, risk-based solutions to complex compliance challenges. We pride ourselves on ensuring that our compliant hosting solution stacks and services are properly scaled and appropriately crafted so that regulatory expectations are always met. Our compliant hosting solutions advance the cause of product quality, patient safety, personal privacy within a framework of exibility and operational excellence.


Property and Casualty Insurance, Clinical Trials Liability Insurance, Errors and Omissions Liability Insurance, Professional Liability Insurance, Products Liability Insurance

BIO Business Solutions® has selected the Chubb as its endorsed insurer due to their total insurance solutions for risks speci c to
life science companies. For more than 25 years, Chubb has been providing cost-effective risk management and insurance protection tailored to the unique needs of biotechnology companies. Chubb’s products include property and casualty, product liability, clinical trial liability, errors and omissions liability, and professional liability insurance. Chubb personnel specialize in the biotech market;

they understand the issues and develop tailored solutions. This experience and expertise, coupled with nancial strength, global capability and superior claims service, are the reasons BIO selected Chubb as its business insurance solutions provider.


As a preclinical CRO, CorDynamics has a singular focus— cardiovascular safety and drug discovery studies. It’s the heartbeat of our business.

We’ve worked in the pharmaceutical industry and on project teams. We understand the unpredictability of drug development research and embrace collaboration. Our experienced and highly skilled team customizes investigations to clients’ protocols and is adept at tting seamlessly into each project team’s work ow.

From lead optimization screening to GLP interrogations to developing new models for drug discovery to consulting, we offer comprehensive study designs and technical know-how. We have the facilities
and the sophisticated equipment needed to carry out virtually any cardiovascular study.

Serving over 300 clients worldwide, we pride ourselves on providing all our clients—virtual organizations, biotechs, medium and large pharma—with a wide array of capabilities, the highest quality data and unparalleled customer service.

We want to help our clients answer their pressing cardiovascular questions today, so they aren’t reacting tomorrow. CorDynamics is here to help you make good scienti c decisions as well as sound business decisions.

Nikon Instruments

Nikon Research Grade Microscope Systems

The Nikon Instruments Research Grade Microscope Systems Program is available to BIO and select state and regional life science associations’ members, and offers a wide selection of research instrumentation and digital imaging solutions for microscopy for direct purchase. Nikon Research Grade Microscope Systems enable researchers to obtain fully integrated microscope systems for expediting discoveries to commercialization at a cost savings.

Raland Compliance Partners, LLC

We provide compliance consultation and guidance for organizations in the pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device industries. In all GxP engagements, we strive for immediate and sustained process improvement, from product development to patient delivery.

Shamrock Structures

Product/Services: Shamrock Structures offers early drug discovery research services, including cell biology, protein crystallization and medicinal chemistry to our biotechnology and pharmaceutical company partners

Company Description: Shamrock Structures is a drug discovery services company that offers integrated research capabilities to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. Shamrock conducts projects in protein crystallography, medicinal chemistry, cell biology and biological screening to enable customers to more rapidly discover more potent and selective new drug lead compounds.

Contact Name: Nancy Tyrrell


TriNet provides small and midsize businesses with a full-service HR solution so they can free themselves from the complexities of HR and focus on their goals. As their trusted HR business partner, TriNet assumes many of the responsibilities of being an employer and helps these companies contain HR costs, minimize employer- related risks and relieve the administrative burden of HR. TriNet offers bundled HR products tailored by industry and strategic HR services, resulting in a comprehensive and empowering solution.


UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company with solutions built for high expectations; because when patient care is on the line, logistics matter. UPS offers signi cant savings to iBIO members. To sign up for the special pricing and bene ts, go to www.savewithups. com/bio or contact Jenni Sheldon,

VWR International, LLC

VWR enables science in laboratory and production facilities in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, industrial, education, government and healthcare industries. With more than 160 years of experience, VWR offers a well-established network that reaches thousands

of specialized laboratories and facilities spanning the globe. VWR has more than 8,500 associates working to streamline the way scientists, medical professionals and production engineers stock and manage their businesses. In addition, VWR supports its customers by providing value-added service offerings, research support, laboratory services and operations services.

Women in Bio

Women in Bio-Chicago is pleased to sponsor iBIO IndEx
2017 with support of Hub International Midwest Limited. WIB- Chicago is dedicated to increasing awareness, fostering career development, and facilitating communication among professionals, especially women, committed to biotechnology innovation and commercialization. Our programs include educational programs, networking events, and professional development seminars that empower personal growth and entrepreneurship in life sciences. Join us today!

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