What is BioCamp?

The Regional BioCamp 2017 is a three day forum, that brings together selected top students with distinguished experts and top managers. It is a great opportunity to gain direct insight into the world of research and international business environment within the pharmaceutical industry.

Regional BioCamp 2017 offers participants an excellent opportunity to:

  • Gain insight into the professional and business environment of the global pharmaceutical industry
  • Learn how science and practice, the profession and business connect for the benefit of the patient
  • Interact with key experts and leading managers from Lek, Sandoz and Novartis
  • Gain first-hand experience in starting up and managing a company
  • Explore career opportunities in different areas of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Network with talented students from other countries


  • Key-note presentations of leading scientists from academia, Lek, Sandoz and Novartis:
    • New developments in the generic pharmaceutical industry and biosimilars
    • Worldwide experience in biosimilars development
    • Starting a company
    • Immunotherapy - new treatment approaches
    • Patient view on treatment opportunities
    • Career opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Students’ workshop:
    • How to develop and launch a biopharmaceutical product
  • A visit to Sandoz development facilities in Slovenia.


Deadline for applications was February 28, 2017.
Selected students will be informed via e-mail in April 2017.

Who may apply?

We invite regional university students in natural sciences, from last year pre-graduate studies, masters, doctoral and post-doctoral studies, to apply for the Regional BioCamp 2017. The event will be held in English and English fluency is required.

A total of 35 selected students will be chosen based on their academic excellence, professional experience and extra-curricular activities.