Catalan Association of Biotechnology Companies (CataloniaBIO)

Associació Catalana d'Empreses de Biotecnologia Catalonia BioCataloniaBIO, the Catalan Association of Biotechnology Companies, is an initiative driven by businesses and entrepreneurs in the biotechnology industry that aims to bring together all the companies with interests in the sector who need a common platform in order to participate constructively, efficiently and jointly in the definition of a framework for action. It focuses especially on existing or future stimulation policies designed by the different agencies of the Government of Catalonia (Generalitat de Catalunya), and provides political and technical decision-makers with a spokesperson who represents the interests of the sector through a business association. Moreover, CataloniaBIO has been recognized as an "innovative business group" by the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Trade.