Michigan Biosciences Day at the Capitol 2016
Monday, May 16, 2016
Posted by: Kate Oesterle
LANSING, Mich.-- Michigan’s premier biosciences industry trade organization, MichBio, presents the Michigan Biosciences Day at the Capitol in Lansing, Michigan on Thursday, May 19th, 2016.
Industry leaders will gather to advance a policy agenda for growing Michigan's bio-industry through legislative outreach efforts.
Testimony will be presented before two key committees – House Workforce and Talent Development Committee (10:30 – 11 a.m.), and Senate Economic Development and International Investment Committee – on the strength and diversity of Michigan’s bioscience industry, its competitive status, and how it contributes to Michigan’s economy, creating jobs for today and for the future.
Legislators and policy staff are invited to attend a lunch presentation on the make-up of Michigan’s bio-industry, its role in the statewide economy and policies needed to improve competitiveness. The presentation will be held at the offices of Government Consulting Services, Inc. (GCSI) at 2nd Floor, 120 N Washington Square, Lansing MI from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
In addition, bio-industry representatives will meet with key legislative leadership and relevant legislative offices throughout the day.
Read the complete press release.