Story: Knowledge-based industries

BIO 2008

BIO 2008

Some of the crowd check the New Zealand booth at BIO 2008, the world’s biggest convention of biotechnology businesses and institutions. Held in June 2008 in San Diego, California, it was attended by over 20,000 people from 70 countries. The New Zealand booth hosted more than 30 different biotechnology developers, including the University of Auckland.

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Mark Derby, 'Knowledge-based industries - New knowledge industries', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 July 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 5 Dec 2017