The region's reputation as a global hub for academic, scientific and entrepreneurial prowess in the life sciences is on the rise, and now thousands of industry leaders will descend on the city June 15-18. As Philadelphia continues to build its global reputation as the City of Brotherly Love, the home of the Liberty Bell, and the Cheesesteak Capital of the World (just to name a few), it is also earning a new name for itself within the biotechnology industry as a hub of innovation -- a place where companies and universities are developing everything from therapeutics for Alzheimer's to technology to detect foodborne illnesses. As a result, the city was selected to host Biotechnology Industry Organization's (BIO) 2015 BIO International Convention, the largest biotech gathering in the world, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center June 15 through 18. It's a unique opportunity for the region to showcase its biotech ecosystem on a global stage. Click here to read more.