In June 2010, in the Belgian pavilion of the world trade fair EXPO Shanghai, BioWin signed a partnership agreement with the Shanghai Biopharmaceutical Industry Association (SBIA).
This agreement will:
Promote commercial exchanges between members of BioWin and SBIA.
Facilitate access to the Chinese market for Walloon SMEs.
Facilitate access to Wallonia for Chinese companies.
Encourage inter-university exchanges.
Founded in 2002, the Shanghai Biopharmaceutical Industry Association (SBIA) is a professional not-for-profit association officially representing biopharmaceutical companies and research institutes from Shanghai. The SBIA currently has more than 200 members, public and private bodies, mainly active in the fields of biopharmacy, diagnostics and creating innovative biotechnological and chemical products relating to healthcare.