BioNJ Announces Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Conference Program

TRENTON, NJ (March 3, 2021) – BioNJ, the life sciences trade association for New Jersey, has released the agenda and speaker roster for its Inaugural Diversity, Equity & Inclusion…Because It Matters Conference, taking place virtually on March 24 and 25, 2021. The Mission of the Conference is to “Engage, Empower and Inspire All to Enable and Impact Diversity, Equity and… Read the full article



BioNJ Elects Board Chair, Officers and Trustees

TRENTON, N.J. – (February 4, 2021) – BioNJ, the life sciences trade association for New Jersey, announced the election of its 2021 Officers and Board Members. The election preceded BioNJ’s Virtual Board and Member Connection today. Newly elected Officers include Chair Will Lewis, JD, MBA, Chair and CEO, Insmed, Inc.; Vice Chair Monika A. Vnuk, M.D., Vice President, R&D Business Development, Pfizer, Inc.; Treasurer Greg Oakes, MBA,… Read the full article


BioNJ’s Prestigious Speaker Roster for Eighth Annual C-Suite Summit

TRENTON, NJ (October 13, 2020) – BioNJ has released its final speaker roster featuring thought leaders from more than 20 leading biopharmaceutical organizations — for its Eighth Annual C-Suite Summit, taking place virtually October 30 and November 6. The C-Suite Summit brings together life sciences executives representing a wide breadth of companies from early to late… Read the full article


Announcing BioNJ’s BioPartnering Company & Pitch Presentation Award Honorees

TRENTON, NJ (October 14, 2020) – BioNJ announced the winners of its 2020 Company and Pitch Presentation Competition held in conjunction with the organization’s 10th Annual BioPartnering Conference held virtually last Tuesday, October 6, and Wednesday, October 7.  Presented in concert with J.P. Morgan and Johnson & Johnson Innovation, the Conference brought together life sciences professionals from 11… Read the full article


BioNJ Announces Lineup for Virtual BioPartnering Conference

TRENTON, NJ (September 2, 2020) – BioNJ’s Tenth Annual BioPartnering Conference scheduled for Tuesday, October 6, and Wednesday, October 7, will bring hundreds of life sciences professionals from the Northeast and beyond together for networking, 1:1 partnering meetings, company presentations, posters, exhibits and plenary sessions. “We’re thrilled to once again present BioNJ’s BioPartnering Conference in concert with J.P. Morgan and Johnson &… Read the full article


BioNJ’s First Two Entrepreneurship Fellows Launch Exciting Careers

BioNJ’s First Two Entrepreneurship Fellows Launch Exciting Careers  Trenton, NJ (August 14, 2020) – BioNJ, the life sciences trade association for New Jersey, congratulates Irina Katz, PharmD, and Paul Oyefesobi, PharmD, RPh, the first two Fellows in BioNJ’s Entrepreneurship Fellowship Program, on successfully completing their fellowships and landing exciting positions in the industry. Irina Katz just began a position as a Clinical Research Scientist at BioNJ Member Insmed… Read the full article


Breaking News from BIO Digital 2020: BIO/TEConomy’s Report Confirms New Jersey’s Continued National Industry Leadership

TRENTON, NJ (June 8, 2020) – New Jersey is being touted as a national leader at the BIO Digital International Convention taking place this week. Released earlier today, BIO/TEConomy’s report,  ” The Bioscience Economy: Propelling Life-Saving Treatments, Supporting State & Local Communities ,” analyzes the bioscience industry’s economic footprint across the nation. The study details each of the biosciences subsectors including, biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, health care… Read the full article


BioNJ Elects New Board Trustees and Advisors

TRENTON, N.J. (May 4, 2020) –  BioNJ, the life sciences trade association for New Jersey, announced the election of two new Board Members and four new Advisors. Newly elected Board Members are  Mitzi Conners,  Executive Director & Head of Operations, MRL Business Development & Licensing, Merck & Co. and Leigh Anne Leas, North America Head of Public Policy, Novartis.  Newly appointed Advisors are  Kathleen… Read the full article


BioNJ’s 27th Annual Dinner Meeting & Innovation Celebration Honors New Jersey’s Innovators and the Patients Who Inspire Them

TRENTON, NJ (February 11, 2020) – New Jersey’s life sciences community came out for BioNJ’s 27th Annual Dinner Meeting & Innovation Celebration that took place last Thursday, February 6, at the Hilton East Brunswick. Dedicated to “Patients… Because they just can’t wait,” the inspirational evening honored the unprecedented medical innovation coming from the Garden State… Read the full article