The BioRiver Boost! Competition

Are you a young life science entrepreneur or a scientist with a concrete idea to start your own business? Then apply for one of the pitch presentations at our BioRiver Boost! competition. BioRiver Boost! offers the unique chance to present your business at an early stage to global life science corporates. Eight applicants will be selected by the jury to pitch their ideas during the BioRiver Boost! presentation.

Your Benefits

As an applicant your business will receive attention by leading life science corporates. If selected for a pitch you will have additional public audience. Following your pitch the jury will give their feedback and expert advice. The networking during the breaks and our marketing activities are additional benefits. All our applicants are invited to participate in the exclusive Start-up session.

The BioRiver Boost! Award

In 2017 we are establishing the BioRiver Boost! Awards – the best three of the selected eight applications will be honored with a trophy and and an in-kind prize from our sponsors.


Further details

Contact person: Dr. Frauke Hangen (

Event host: BioRiver – Life Science im Rheinland e.V.

Event venue: Henkel, Henkelstrasse, 40589 Düsseldorf


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