EDAG

Mission: To maintain and enhance the competitiveness of Massachusetts as a location for the biotechnology industry.
 
Objectives:
•Guide MassBio on matters affecting the competitiveness of Massachusetts in such areas as local, state, and federal economic development, regulatory, and taxation policy.
•Advise MassBio in ways to assist the membership of MassBio, specifically, and the industry as a whole, create greater business efficiencies and reduce cash burn rates.
 
Next meeting:  Friday, May 9, 2014
 
at MassBio
 
8:15 AM
 
Agenda
 
I. Impact 2020 - Review of Economic development focus items, see Condensed Economic Development Items, IMPACT 2020
 
II. Proposed Cambridge Energy Reporting Ordinance, Discussion,  see To Stakeholders
 
III. Net Zero,  See: Net Zero Cambridge 
 
IV. Waltham Inflow & Infiltration Policy - Impact on BioReady Rating?  Waltham I/I policy
 
V.  CRO/CMO 1st Census Results: Reveals a significant New England footprint, discussion

VI.  Proposed Commuting Characteristics survey by MassBio

VII.  BIO 2014 San Diego

July 2010
 
Third Party Industry Reports
Governor's Choosing to Compete in 21st Century Plan
Global Clusters Report (JLL)

About MassBio

MassBio is a not-for-profit organization committed to advancing the development of critical new science, technology and medicines that benefit people worldwide.

Founded in 1985, MassBio represents over 600 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, research hospitals, and service organizations involved in life sciences and health care, and works to advance policy and promote education, while providing member programs and events, industry information, and services.

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