BioPort Atlantic 2024 Conference: Celebrating Atlantic Canada’s Life Sciences Innovations

by | Apr 18, 2024 | News

BioPort Atlantic 2024 Conference: Celebrating Atlantic Canada’s Life Sciences Innovations

Date: April 18, 2024

BioPort Atlantic, Atlantic Canada’s premier life sciences summit, is excited to announce its 23rd annual conference, taking place September 17-19th at the Nova Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. This year, BioPort Atlantic celebrates the unique contributions and potential of each of Atlantic Canada’s provinces, highlighting the region’s vibrant life sciences ecosystem.
Themed “Powered by Possibilities,” BioPort Atlantic 2024 promises to be a dynamic platform for industry leaders, investors, researchers, and entrepreneurs, to explore the cutting-edge advancements and transformative potential within the life sciences sector.

CEO Sean Awalt states, “BioPort Atlantic 2024 is a prime chance to spotlight the innovations and collaboration fueling the Atlantic Canadian life sciences community. Our theme, ‘Powered by Possibilities,’ reflects the boundless potential in our region. We’re excited to unite industry stakeholders to leverage this potential and foster positive change.”

Attendees can look forward to:

  • Engaging keynote presentations and panel discussions led by renowned experts, covering topics ranging from biotechnology to healthcare and beyond.
  • Opportunities to connect with life science investors and gain valuable insights into investment trends shaping the industry.
  • Networking events designed to foster collaboration and cultivate partnerships that drive future success.
  • Exposure to emerging trends, disruptive technologies, and promising opportunities shaping the future of the life sciences landscape.

“BioPort stands as a pivotal event within our region’s burgeoning ecosystem. In the dynamic landscape of today, allocating investments towards life science companies is not merely advantageous, but essential for a comprehensive portfolio. Through participation in BioPort Atlantic, one accesses leading-edge technologies, investors, and pivotal stakeholders, thereby enhancing prospects for expansion and collaborative endeavors throughout the entire region.” – Peter Hickey Co-Founder SUMS Capital

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About BioPort Atlantic: BioPort Atlantic is Atlantic Canada’s largest life sciences summit, bringing together stakeholders from across the region to explore opportunities, foster collaboration, and drive innovation within the life sciences sector.

About Life Sciences Nova Scotia: We are an industry association committed to creating value and prosperity for its members. We provide the support members need while advocating to enhance the Life Sciences ecosystem for sector growth. Together, our members, partners and stakeholders provide a united powerful voice to advance the sector’s interests. Our Board of Directors and Life Sciences Nova Scotia Team undertake initiatives by request of, and on behalf of, our diverse membership.

Media Contact:
Laurie Ann Coring
Marketing & Communication Manager