Bio IT World Expo 2016  
Bio IT World Expo 2016

Best Practices Awards  |   Best of Show  |  Benjamin Franklin Awards  

Cambridge Healthtech Institute and Bio-IT World will again be recognizing and celebrating leaders in innovation through the following Awards Programs:

Best practices award Logo 2015Best Practices Awards - Call for Entries!
The 2016 Bio-IT World Best Practices competition has released its call for entries. Bio-IT World has held the Best Practices awards since 2003, highlighting outstanding examples of technology innovation in the life sciences, from basic R&D to translational medicine. We particularly encourage vendors to nominate entries from valued academic and/or industry partners. Winners will be selected by a peer review expert panel in early 2016. Bio-IT World will present the Awards on Wednesday, April 6 during the Plenary Keynote and Awards Program. Early bird deadline (no fee) for entry is December 11, 2015 and final deadline (fee) for entry is February 6, 2016. Full details including previous winners and entry forms are available at

Best of Show 2016

Best of Show Awards
The Best of Show Awards offer exhibitors an opportunity to distinguish their products from the competition. Judged by a team of leading industry experts and Bio-IT World editors, this award identifies exceptional innovation in technologies used by life science professionals today. Judging and the announcement of winners is conducted live in the Exhibit Hall. Winners will be announced on Wednesday, April 6. The deadline for product submissions is Friday, February 19, 2016. To learn more about this program, contact Ryan Kirrane at 781-972-1354 or email To download the entry form please click here

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Benjamin Franklin2016 Benjamin Franklin Award
The Benjamin Franklin Award for Open Access in the Life Sciences is a humanitarian/bioethics award presented annually by the Bioinformatics Organization to an individual who has, in his or her practice, promoted free and open access to the materials and methods used in the life sciences. Nominations are now being accepted! The winner will be announced in the amphitheater at 9:00am on Wednesday, April 6 during the Plenary Keynote and Awards Program. Full details including previous laureates and entry forms are available at

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  • Making the World's Knowledge Computable
  • Bioinformatics in the Cloud
  • The Application of Text Analytics to Drug Safety Surveillance

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