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:


BP AwardsBest Practices Awards - Call for Entries! 

Add value to your Conference & Expo attendance, sponsorship or exhibit package, and further heighten your visibility with the creative positioning offered as a Best Practices participant. Winners will be selected by a peer review expert panel in early 2014. Bio-IT World will present the Awards in the Amphitheater at 9:30am on Wednesday, April 30 during the Plenary Keynote and Awards Program. Early bird deadline (no fee) for entry is December 16, 2013 and final deadline (fee) for entry is February 10, 2014. Full details including previous winners and entry forms are available at:

Best of Show 2014 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 30 at 5:30pm. The deadline for product submissions is February 21, 2014. To learn more about this program, contact Ryan Kirrane at 781-972-1354 or email

To download the entry form please click here 

View the 2013 Best of Show Winners! 


Benjamin Franklin 2014 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 Ampitheater at 9:00am on Wednesday, April 30 during the Plenary Keynote and Awards Program. Full details including previous laureates and entry forms are available at

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  • Bioinformatics in the Cloud
  • The Application of Text Analytics to Drug Safety Surveillance
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