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Life Sciences Tour Australia: a free event in Adelaide for International delegates

The South Australian Government is offering overseas companies attending AusBiotech 2017, a unique opportunity to learn about Australia and Adelaide’s fast-growing life sciences ecosystem.

Life Sciences Tour Australia is being held the day before Australia’s premiere international life sciences conference, AusBiotech 2017. 

This free event includes:

  • An overview of Australia’s advantages for life sciences companies held at the iconic South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute.
  • A visit to Adelaide’s Tonsley Innovation District, a hub for life sciences manufacturing, from medical devices to pharmaceuticals.
  • Dining in the idyllic Adelaide Hills, followed by a trip to see some of Australia’s unique animals. 

More information 

If you have any queries or wish to book, please email 


AusBiotech would like to thank the Adelaide Convention Centre for their support of the life science industry.


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