bionection – Partnering Conference for Technology Transfer in Life Sciences

The aim behind the annual two-day bionection conference is to showcase transferable projects rooted in research excellence as well as technology offers and requests in order to attract potential business partners. Using a range of interactive formats, opportunities for collaboration in the fields of product-based development and commercialization are highlighted. This partnering event is aimed at researchers, technology transfer experts, innovative growth companies and SMEs.

As a biotech and medical technology congress in central Germany, bionection provides the ideal platform for exchanging information on the latest developments and future-gazing technologies, making contacts and establishing cooperations.

  • Format: two-day event
  • Frequency: annual
  • Venue: alternating life sciences locations in central Germany
  • Participants: 200 - 250 participants from Germany and abroad
  • Focus: areas of research of the respective venue and current sector issues
  • Languages: German and English
  • Program: panel presentations, panel discussion, short pitches, workshops, 1-to-1 partnering, exhibition and offers of cooperation (industry & network)


Our mission is to provide all technology-driven innovators from different regions with an integrated platform to debate new technologies and their economic use in an open, friendly atmosphere. 


We intend to develop the bionection partnering conference into an annual technology transfer event in central Germany in order to raise the region’s international profile. Reflecting its matchmaking function, a bionection technology catalog is to be compiled and made available online all year round. 


We aim to establish bionection as a top conference with high standards of quality in central Germany. We want participants to find out about and directly debate the latest trends and current themes in the life science industry. Apart from addressing aspects of research and business as well as challenging questions, the conference also focuses on the joy of the life sciences.


Our team will be delighted to answer your questions and note your suggestions in order to make bionection a resounding success.