31.10 2017

Katren JSC participated in OpenBio-2017, an interregional biotechnology and communication Forum

Katren JSC took part in the OpenBio-2017 Forum, which opened on October 26 in the Koltsovo science park.

It is the fourth time this exhibition of biotechnological and biopharmaceutical products and a conference for young scientists is held. Traditionally, the Forum’s participants include biologists and virologists from Russia and the CIS, representatives of scientific institutes, large manufacturers of pharmaceutical and medical products, as well as high-profile biotechnology companies.

Andrei Travnikov, the incumbent governor of the Novosibirsk Region, attended the OpenBio-2017 opening ceremony. He praised the high level of the organization of the event, the importance and relevance of the topics up for discussion and also said that the Forum will contribute to the further development of science-intensive clusters in the area entrusted to it. In his words, "Science is the engine of progress in the region, and additional attention will be paid to it."

About the OpenBio Forum

OpenBio is the largest interregional forum in the field of biotechnology and biopharmaceuticals, which facilitates the unification of representatives from development institutions, supporters of innovation, knowledge-intensive business, scientific organizations and universities. They come together to have constructive dialogue, share their interests, build confidence and form sectoral collaborative projects.