Key Dates and Processes

The program will consist in two main events, forming a comprehensive view of the development of biotech innovation in France and the US. These events will be preceded by a selection process in June. 

Timeline of Events

Last day to apply


June 21, 2021 will be the last day to submit your application for the Saclay-Boston Biotech Masterclass

Selection process

Applications will be followed by two selection phases. 

Phase I: The BioLabs and Servier teams will review applications. 

Phase II: Selected dossiers will be invited to pitch for a Selection Committee on June 30.

The pitch sessions will consist in 10 minutes of pitch, and 10 minutes of questions from the jury. Criteria used by the jury will include, but are not limited to: 

  • The science behind the project 

  • The business plan

  • The team

  • Funds raised, clients and POCs 


After the selection process, the program will revolve around 2 key events:

day in Paris on September 14, and a week in Boston from November 15 to 19.