On the occasion of the BIO-Europe 2016 in Cologne, the Government of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) and BIO.NRW Cluster Biotechnology North Rhine-Westphalia invited the participants of the BioEurope 2016 conference in the premises of the Max-Planck institute for Biology of Ageing to a Welcome Reception on November 06th 2016. Many participants of Europe´s most important biotech b2b conference used the opportunity for pre-registration in Cologne´s most prestigious scientific location and followed the invitation to smoothly start into the conference.
Prof. Dr. Adam Antebi (MPI Age Managing Director) and Dr. Bernward Garthoff (Landesclustermanager BIO.NRW)
Local sponsors MLM medical labs GmbH from Mönchengladbach and Miltenyi Biotec GmbH from Bergisch Gladbach supported the organizers in hosting adequately approx. 500 guests. Local caterer Georgios Paraskevopoulos from Minerva's Lounge served traditional Cologne dishes for his international guests.
Bernward Garthoff, host of the BioEurope 2016, with Adam Antebi, Managing Director of the Max-Planck-Institute for Biology of Ageing.