The IZB normally hosts monthly network meetings with top researchers from the Martinsried campus and the biotech start-ups at the IZB. The Biotech Press Lounge with 100 guests from the biotech, pharmaceutical and venture capital sectors has also been held three times a year. Due to the distance rules in Corona times, all events are canceled until November 2020. The first IZBrunch is scheduled for November 26, 2020. The Biotech Press Lounge is currently on hold.