BioAsia today announced that Norway would be the country partner for the 13th edition of the event be held from February 8 to 10 at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre.
"BioAsia is a unique platform enabling convergence of various stakeholders from healthcare, biotech, pharma, life-sciences, infromation technology, academia and startups to connect the dots under the theme 'LeveragingIndia to succeed globally'", BioAsis CEO Shakthi Nagappan said in a statement.
BioAsia 2016 through this strategic partnership would aim to both build professional relationships and maximise exposure for Norwegian companies in India and vice versa, he added.
The partnership would build a network that can facilitate both business and research collaborations between Norway and India.
Norway's delegation at BioAsia aims to create more opportunities for Norwegian companies to connect and collaborate with the Indian biotech and life sciences industry.
Norwegian companies are also looking to approach local partners to enhance their reach and presence in the Indian market through BioAsia, he added.
The Norwegian delegation to BioAsia has been coordinated by Oslo Medtech and supported by Innovation Norway and the Norwegian Embassy in India. This is the first time we have acheived such a high visibility for Norwegian health technology companies at a tradefair in Asia.
At the Norwegian pavillion you can meet the following companies: Laerdal Medical, Posicom, Navamedic, LipiDx and the Intervention Centre at Oslo University Hospital, as well as Oslo Medtech.
We received wide international media coverage: