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The BIOVIA Conference is for YOU!

It’s 2020, and this complimentary, the virtual BIOVIA conference for customers and prospects will focus on providing 20/20 clarity into BIOVIA’s vision for Laboratory Informatics, the intersection of Data Science and Life Science, Materials Innovation, Life Sciences Modeling & Simulation, Quality and Manufacturing Intelligence—always with an emphasis on the customer experience.

Building on Last Year’s Success

BIOVIA's worldwide virtual conference will be dedicated exclusively to YOU, to the needs and interests of customers across the industries we serve. Last year we welcomed over 200 customer attendees. See why 86% of our 2019 attendees rated the conference as “excellent” or “very good.” Here’s what some attendees told us

The 2020 BIOVIA Conference agenda will include expert presentations from current customers, industry thought leaders and BIOVIA staff and will feature:

  • Insightful customer stories highlighting BIOVIA technology/services 
  • In-depth demonstrations of the latest BIOVIA technology and best practices
  • Valuable scientist-with-scientist interactions 
  • Live panels and interactive polling
  • Insights into how BIOVIA solutions fit within the wider Dassault Systèmes ecosystem

The Many Benefits of Participating

Customers who present on a topic of their choice or participate in a panel discussion will receive many benefits including the ability to:

  • Share how you use BIOVIA technology 
  • Boost your professional credentials 
  • Expand the profile of your organization within your industry
  • Meet other experts in your technology area
  • Promote your discipline or specialty

Conference accessible through December 31, 2020.

Track 1: Laboratory Informatics


Agenda Overview > Laboratory Informatics Track 1 > Dassault Systèmes®
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET


•“I have all this data, now what?”—Faced with data proliferation on a grand scale, the necessity to improve data accessibility and traceability has become a driving force in today’s lab informatics space. 

•Using BIOVIA Pipeline Pilot with my Lab applications—Discover the many ways in which Pipeline Pilot, a leading, scientifically-enabled data pipelining engine that is accessible from all BIOVIA lab solutions, can help you gain a competitive advantage in today’s data-driven world.

•Digital Development to Digital Manufacturing—Explore how the unified Digital Lab supports quick technology transfer of automated test methods to quality operations and process parameters to manufacturing facilities.

•Lab of the future: The journey from the Paper Lab to the Digital Lab—Learn how the paperless Digital Lab improves innovation and productivity by reducing unnecessary work, improving data access and facilitating collaborative data sharing.

•Materials Management
•Lab Testing


Agenda Overview > Data Science > Dassault Systèmes®
Track 2: Data Science 
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET

•AI-driven molecular design—Learn about the latest approaches to accelerating discovery with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning including customer successes (and failures). Does Deep Learning beat classic methods, or is it more subtle than that?

•Modeling and simulation for lead design reinvented—Demand for greater accuracy in binding affinity prediction has changed the landscape of molecular modeling in recent years. Explore new strategies for accelerating lead identification and optimization.

•Invigorating drug design with new modalities—Advancements in biotechnology have expanded the toolkit of drug modalities. See how software is keeping pace with these innovations.

•Automating the research lab—Move seamlessly from ideation to drug development. Hear about advances in research informatics that bring traditional research workflows together with the latest lab development trends.

•Deep learning and data science in life sciences—We will discuss how the latest techniques in artificial intelligence and data science are accelerating the design, testing, screening and optimization of molecules in silico.

•Collaborative enterprise research in the cloud—Research teams are actively migrating technologies to the cloud and leveraging enterprise data lakes, scientific data models and master data lifecycle management. Learn how these initiatives can streamline research infrastructure while also reducing the total cost of ownership.

•Data Science in Materials Design
•ETL and Data Science in the Field
•SARS-CoV-2 Characterization & Therapeutics
•AI-Driven Drug Design

Track 3: Pipeline Pilot & Data Science


Agenda Overview > Pipeline Pilot > Dassault Systèmes®
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET


•Leveraging analytics to unlock meaningful patterns in data—Science-based industries require awareness of complex data types to process large chemical, genomic, proteomic, textual and image data streams.

•BIOVIA Pipeline Pilot harnesses multiple disciplines—helping organizations to understand complex systems and decipher everything from molecular behavior to optimal production processes.

•Simplify your data science workflow—The Analytics and Machine Learning Collection for Pipeline Pilot provides tools for everything from data ingestion, cleaning and exploration, to model building, validation, deployment, optimization, and design of future experiments – all in a single environment.

•Data Science in Materials Design
•ETL and Data Science in the Field



Agenda Overview > Materials Innovation > Dassault Systèmes®
Track 4: Materials Innovation through Modeling and Informatics 
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET

•Multi-scale modeling for battery and composite materials—Discover how predictive, multi-scale modeling allows materials scientists to better understand how battery components and composite materials behave under different conditions, allowing them to accelerate the development of new materials with enhanced performance for particular industrial applications.

•Design of catalytic reactions—Learn how computational methods help to rationalize reaction rates and improve process understanding, while also connecting with Temperature Programmed Desorption methods to help scientists understand and predict catalyst life.

•AI-driven search for new materials—Learn how Artificial Intelligence (and Machine Learning) are driving compound/formula discovery and development and accelerating the exploration of novel materials and formulations.

•Design of experiments for materials development—Explore the power of DoE to reduce material design costs by accelerating the design process, reducing late engineering design changes and decreasing product material and labor complexity.

•Metals and Alloys
•Pharmaceutical Development
•Surfaces & Catalysts
•Advances in Materials Modeling
•Modeling Battery Materials
•Polymers & Composites
•Future of Materials Modeling

Track 5: Life Sciences Modeling and Simulation 


Agenda Overview > Life Science Modeling and Simulation >  Dassault Systèmes®
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET


•Supporting COVID-19 research today—Learn how BIOVIA Discovery Studio provides a complete toolset from target identification through lead optimization.

•Guiding physical experimentation—Investigate and test hypotheses in silico prior to costly experimental implementation, thus reducing the time and expense involved in bringing products to market.

•Accelerating discovery and development—Modeling and simulation is a unique and powerful way to explore biological and physicochemical processes down to the atomic level.

•Prioritizing compounds for early stage screening through to optimizing potency and selectivity—BIOVIA Discovery Studio supports and accelerates the rational development of small molecule drugs.

•Advancing biotherapeutics and antibody modeling—BIOVIA Discovery Studio helps guide the design of biotherapeutics, allowing teams to optimize the performance of candidates in silico and streamlining their physical work.

•SARS-CoV-2 Characterization & Therapeutics
•AI-driven Drug Design
•Small Molecules
•Physics-based Methods for Lead Optimization
•Biotherapeutics Design & Development
•BIOVIA Discovery Studio: Today & Tomorrow


Agenda Overview > Quality > Dassault Systèmes®
Track 6: Quality
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET

•Learn about today’s top trends and technology in electronic document and quality management including next-generation Pharma quality systems.

•Manufacturing and Regulatory Compliance—Strategic automation can provide many benefits for manufacturers that are willing to invest in stepped-up regulatory compliance. Learn how Robotic Process Automation for OOS/OOT and APR automation with structured documents can help your organization keep pace with today’s evolving regulatory demands.

•Document Management in the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

•QUMAS Product Functionality
•Quality & Beyond: Quality Trends, Technology Enablers and Innovations

Track 7: Manufacturing Intelligence   


Agenda Overview > Manufacturing Intelligence > Dassault Systèmes®
Start time: 11:00 EST / 17:00 CET
End time: 14:00 EST / 21:00 CET


•Learn how advancements in the design-to-manufacturing process are helping companies bring novel therapies and innovative products to market faster.

•Modern Process Monitoring and Dashboarding—Manufacturing processes rely on the close monitoring of production volumes, capacity, efficiency, staffing and other factors. Learn about the latest performance and efficiency tools for tracking manufacturing productivity.   

•Connecting Process Development to Manufacturing—Explore how advancements in the design-to-manufacturing process are helping companies bring innovative products to market faster.

•Next-generation Therapeutics Manufacturing—New technologies for creating medicines are on the rise—gene therapies, RNA, continuous manufacturing to name a few.  We will consider these innovations in both science and GMP manufacturing that are helping to speed novel therapies to patients.

•BIOVIA Discoverant Product Functionality
•Process Data Management and Bi-modal Analytics with BIOVIA Discoverant and Pipeline Pilot
•BIOVIA Discoverant: The Evolution of System Architecture in the Age of M&A
•What's New, What's Next with BIOVIA Discoverant and Process Analytics