Is the event in-person?

YES, we look forward to seeing you all!


When and where is the event?

Hall 1, Messe Basel, Messepl. 21, 4058 Basel, Switzerland 4-6 October

Transport options – 
Mulhouse airport to Congress Center Basel 
Public Transport

Is there parking? 
Yes, there is a car park - Parkhaus Messe Basel
Riehenstrasse 101, 4058 Basel, Switzerland


What access does my pass allow me to have?

  • Track sessions
  • Exhibition hall
  • Poster presentations
  • Start-up Village
  • Networking drinks reception


What are the opening hours?

Set Up & Badge Collection: Tuesday 3rd October 14:00 - 18:00
Registration & Badge Collection: Wednesday 4th October 2023 From 07:30
Day 1: Wednesday 4th October 2023 07:30 - 20:00 (Followed by onsite drinks reception at 18:10)
Day 2: Thursday 5th October 2023 08:00 - 18:00 (Followed by offsite drinks reception at 18:30)
Day 3: Friday 6th October 2023 08:00 - 14:00 (Close of conference)
Breakdown: Friday 6th October 14:00 - 18:00


How do I use Swapcard?

Swapcard networking goes live on 20th September therefore you will NOT be able to log in until then.


1.  Go to
2.  Top right - Log in as a Participant 
3.  Enter the email you used to register for BioTechX
4.  Create own password
5.  Wait 15-20mins - the link will be sent to your email



1. Click here to register
2. Wait 15-20 minutes - you will be sent an email from BioTechX (, follow the link in the email to access the platform. Do check your others folder.



  • To access the platform, you have to use a recent browser such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.
  • The link sent from swapcard will take you to your default browser. If this isn’t Chrome or Mozilla, you will need to right click on the link, copy the link, and paste into Chrome or Mozilla browser.


Where do I collect my badge?

Please download the event app Swapcard to access your unique QR code. Registration desk will be open for badge collection from the 3rd October (time TBC closer to the event). Here is the link to download for Android and Apple .


Where can I stay and are there any discounted rates?

Please follow this link for hotel options close to the conference. 


Will there be food?

There will be cafes on-site for you to purchase your own food with hot and cold food options. 


What are the networking opportunities?

Connect with people, schedule meetings and much more on our event app Swapcard.
Also, join us for a drink’s reception at the end of days 1 and 2.


Is there WiFi at the venue?

Yes, we have free WIFI on site.


How can I attend?

Registration Links links with eligibility criteria included.


Where and when will BioTechX 2024 return?

BioTechX Europe 2024 will take place from the 15-16 October in Basel, Switzerland. 



  • Stage set-up – You can use a microphone or a mic headset. There will be a lectern and a podium timer to indicate how much time you have left.
  • How do I know where and when my presentation is happening? Please refer to the website in the weeks leading up to the event for the up-to-date agenda. You can search your name in the “Search Schedule” option and find your presentation details - Day, time and track session of your presentation (highlighted in red).
    Once our event app Swapcard, goes live, please refer to that. 
  • I want to return as a speaker for 2024  - You can contact Joanna Magaji or Taira Marshall for speaking opportunities at BioTechX Europe 2024.

Get involved at BioTechX




Alistair Wilmot


Danielle Thomas



Joanna Magaji


Taira Marshall



Diana Cobzac