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MEDIA ADVISORY: Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Deliver Keynote Address at BIO International Convention

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will participate in a keynote conversation at the 2014 BIO International Convention® in San Diego. The BIO International Convention regularly draws more than 15,000 attendees, offers key networking and partnering opportunities, and provides insight and inspiration on major trends affecting the industry.

The Keynote Luncheon will take place on Wednesday, June 25 from 12:00 – 1:30 pm PDT.

Secretary Clinton will participate in a moderated conversation with BIO President & CEO Jim Greenwood. The keynote session is open to Convention registrants with Convention Access and Convention Access & Partnering badges only.

Seating for the keynote is limited. Overflow space will be provided.

For members of the media who wish to cover the keynote session please visit: http://www.convention.bio.org/report-on-Convention/

All names submitted for credentials must be accurate and reflect the identification media presents upon arrival.

San Diego, CA
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
2014 BIO International Convention
San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101

Media Coverage: The event is open to the press. All members of the media who attend the event must check in – and be provided credentials at Media Registration. Names and IDs will be checked.

Seating for print media is limited. Once designated seating is full, media will be directed to an overflow room.

Media entrance: Media may enter at the D/E entrances.

Wireless Internet is available.

Live Truck Pre-Set: 8:00 AM PDT

Live truck parking: Satellite trucks may park/stage in front of the East Loading Dock (D/E), Convention Way.
IMPORTANT NOTE: All live trucks must RSVP and request space to gain access. Space is limited and early RSVPs are encouraged.
RSVP by 5:00 PM PDT, Tuesday, June 24 to Abigail Hirsch, [email protected]

Cable run: 150 feet
SmartCity is able to accommodate fiber and standard cabling.
Smart City may be reached at: [email protected] or 619.525.5524.

Broadcast Pre-Set: 10:00 AM PDT
IMPORTANT NOTE: Space for cameras is limited. Those planning on covering Secretary Clinton’s remarks must RSVP to gain access.
RSVP by 5:00 PM PDT, Tuesday, June 24 to Abigail Hirsch, [email protected]

Still Photography Pre-Set: 11:00 AM PDT
IMPORTANT NOTE: Those bringing still cameras will be escorted to set location. All photographs will be captured within the first five minutes of the Keynote.
RSVP by 5:00 PM PDT, Tuesday, June 24 to Abigail Hirsch, [email protected]

Contact for logistical and planning purposes only: Abigail Hirsch, [email protected]

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