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Bio Latin America conference

GBR is sending a GapSummit alumna to the upcoming Bio Latin America conference. The conference will host a projected 700+ attendees from over 30 countries and 400 companies as the theme of this year’s Bio Latin America conference is “Innovation and Business Partnering as Drivers of Bioeconomy in Latin America.” The event is run by Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)… Read more

The Inaugural Boston GapSummit Concludes and Winners Announced for the Voices of Tomorrow Competition

Global Biotech Revolution (GBR) is proud to have concluded the inaugural GapSummit in Cambridge, MA with great success. Hosted at Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard, 100 Leaders of Tomorrow from 41 countries converged and bringing with them a diverse array of backgrounds, skills and experiences. Over three days of the formal program, 53 speakers and panelists contributed to 8 gaps highlighted at this year’s… Read more

100 Leaders of Tomorrow in biotech to arrive at Kendall Square for GapSummit 2019

The 5th GapSummit will be hosted at Broad Institute of MIT & Harvard for the first time, on June 16 - 20 dedicated to “Challenge, Grow, Connect” the future and current leaders in biotech and catalyzing innovation to bridge the gaps in building the global bioeconomy. Building on the tremendous success of the past GapSummits hosted at the University of Cambridge and Georgetown University, Global… Read more

First you network, then you network some more, then finish with a bit of networking

Welcome to our Alumni Spotlight Series. These stories will seek to update our community on the accomplishments of our very talented alumni network. We all have found varying degrees of success in our career paths thus far and we can learn from one another about what works, what doesn’t work, and how we can all continue to solve today’s Gaps in biotechnology. If you have someone in mind (including yourself) please contact us at… Read more

How a GapSummit Alumnus Found the Right Fit

Welcome to our new Alumni Spotlight Series. These stories will seek to regularly update our community on the accomplishments of our very talented alumni network. We all have found varying degrees of success in our career paths thus far and we can learn from one another about what works, what doesn’t work, and how we can all continue to solve today’s Gaps in biotechnology. If you have someone in mind (including yourself) please contact… Read more

Tempeasy Wins Best New High Protein Food and Closing Pre-Seed Round

TempEasy Co-Founder & CEO Chris receiving the award with the Managing Director of Credit Agricole and the R&D Manager at Bonduelle  Foodtech startup TempEasy and our Voices of Tomorrow… Read more

Congratulations to Sir Greg Winter - Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2018

Frances H. Arnold, George P. Smith and Sir Gregory P. Winter, 2018 Nobel Laureates in Chemistry. Ilustration: Niklas Elmehed. © Nobel Media AB 2018  Congratulation to Sir Gregory Winter, our advisory board chair and speaker at past GapSummits, for jointly… Read more

Backyard Biology - How DIY Biotech is Sparking New Public Interest

Thermal cyclers, centrifuges, incubators, pipette tips and Eppendorf tubes - biological research has long been an expensive exercise under the exclusive purview of research institutions with vast budgets and swathes of graduate students. However, a growing social movement is trying to change this attitude, putting the biological sciences back in… Read more

Voices of Tomorrow Competition 2018

  Voices of Tomorrow is a global bioinnovation competition with a twist. 20 teams of 4 to 6 Leaders of Tomorrow from across the globe were formed and each team developed an innovative idea to tackle one of the key challenges in the biotechnology ecosystem, corresponding to the key discussion points at… Read more

GapSummit 2018 – A New Trajectory via Biotechnological Advances

With GapSummit2018 one month behind us, Cecilia Johansson, one of the 100 Leaders of Tomorrow and an industrial engineer based in Sweden with interests in business technology and corporate sustainability, wrote an inside perspective on what she took home from this year’s four-day event. Cecilia identified the key challenges of biotechnology and outlined the key trends, including precision technology, plant science, molecular… Read more