Investment - Investment Event Series

AusBiotech Investment Event Series

The AusBiotech Investment Event Series comprises of state-based, national and international investor events to showcase Australian life sciences companies to potential partners and investors. These events connect life science investors with biotech and medtech innovators from across the globe to discuss investment and partnership opportunities. Events are held in key locations around the world.

  • Access investment opportunities

Global capital market access is essential for life science companies, who typically face a long time to market. AusBiotech’s Investment Event Series directly connects innovative companies with the investment community, enabling Australian life science companies to present their business case in an eight-minute to a room full of investors and offering networking opportunities.

  • Inform your investment dollar

AusBiotech’s Investment Event Series assembles a well-researched, high-quality program to deliver crucial information to life science investors. Speakers include local and international experts who are at the forefront of investing and partnering.

  • Form partnerships and strengthen connections

AusPartnering, AusBiotech’s business matching program, helps delegates arrange one-on-one meetings to streamline during selected events. Various networking events across the Investment Event Series form a key component of AusBiotech’s events to foster spontaneous opportunities and broaden connections in the life sciences.

Investment Series Asia March 2017

AusBiotech’s Investment Event Series will visit Singapore, Hong Kong and for the first time Shanghai (details forthcoming) in March 2017. Each event will feature company presentations from innovative companies, panel discussions tackling key issues and keynote presentation delivered by investment experts. There will be opportunities for companies to arrange meetings with investors and potential partners and attend networking events.

Australia Biotech Invest 2017, 24 October 2017, Melbourne

Australia Biotech Invest will be held in Melbourne on 24 October 2017. Life science companies from Australia and around the world will present their business and technologies to investors. Take avantage of this opportunity to connect with investors and secure your spotlight presentation by contacting / +61 3 9828 1435. 

Investor education

A consortium led by AusBiotech has received funding from the Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals Industry Growth Centre (MTPConnect) for a comprehensive global investment education program for the Australian life sciences sector, which will cater to the needs of companies, investors and researchers.

Major outcomes of the project include:

  • Education, resources and training for companies and potential university and research institute spin outs
  • Education and resources for investors
  • Access to global capital markets for Australian life science companies

Past events


 Australia Biotech Invest, 26-27 October 2016, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (held as part of the International BioFest 2016). 

 Asia Biotech Invest 2016 5-6 May 2016, Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

 Singapore Biotech Invest 2016 3 May 2016, Singapore Exchange, Singapore


 Australia Biotech Invest 2015 6-7 October 2015, Melbourne

 Asia Biotech Invest 2015, Hong Kong, 19 - 21 May 2015


 Asia Biotech Invest, June 2014, the the largest-ever biotech showcase to be held in Hong Kong, attracting more than 240 high-level delegates from across the life science community.

  Australia Biotech Invest 2014 – Connecting Capital with Innovation, 3 – 4 December 2014, Melbourne

  Broker Meets Biotech 2014 Series

  • Events were held in Perth, Brisbane and Adelaide. The format provided listed and IPO-ready companies opportunities to present to a captive audience of brokers and investors, followed by networking drinks.

  Australian Life Science Investment Showcase, 20 June 2014, Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco, USA

 Denver Business Networking Event, 18 June 2014


  Asia Biotech Invest - Connecting Capital with Innovation, 4 – 5 June 2014, Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, Hong Kong

  Australia Biotech Invest 2013 – Connecting Capital with Innovation, 28 – 29 October 2013, Melbourne Convention Centre, Melbourne, Australia

  Asia Biotech Invest - Connecting Capital with Innovation, 3 – 5 June 2013, Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, Hong Kong

  Australian Life Science Investment Showcase: New YorkErnst & Young Corporate Headquarters, 5 Times Square, New York, USA


  Cowen's 2013 Asia Pacific Life Science Showcase, 7 January 2013 (annexed to JP Morgan Healthcare conference), Sir Francis Drake Hotel, San Francisco, USA

  Australasian Life Science Investment Summit 2012, 2 November (part of the AusBiotech 2012 conference), Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Victoria

  Emerging Company Showcase (with Wholesale Investor), 22 November 2012, PricewaterhouseCoopers offices, Freshwater Place, Level 19, 2 Southbank Blvd, Melbourne

  Capital Showcase Sydney 2012 (with Wholesale Investor), 17 September 2012, PwC Offices, Darling Park Tower 2, Level 10, 201 Sussex Street, Sydney.