Birthplace of Biotech

Located in the heart of biotech in South San Francisco, Biocom California’s Bay Area office aims to support this dynamic industry through unique and time-tested initiatives of Advocacy, Capital Development and Partnering, Community and Networking, Talent, and Savings.

2024 Economic Impact of Life Sciences in the Bay Area




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Economic Impact Report

The Bay Area region comprising nine counties—Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma—directly employed 156,454 life science workers and contributed to $142.7 billion in economic output in 2023. Job gains were observed in wholesale trade sub-sectors, general life science R&D and colleges and universities.

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Member benefits apply to all life science companies with a presence in California including biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, genomics, synthetic biology, food and agriculture tech, and diagnostic companies. We also support Contract Research Organizations, Contract Development and Manufacturing Organizations, research universities and institutes, investors, and service providers.

  • Advocacy

    Accomplish more with exclusive public policy resources.

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  • Capital Development

    Connect with partners and novel resources.

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  • Community

    Connect with thought leaders and community members through powerful Biocom California committees and events.

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  • Talent

    Build a future based on talent, from early-stage STEM outreach to modern professional development solutions.

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  • Savings

    Start saving through Core by Biocom California and our exclusive employee perks program.

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Bay Area Initiatives

Converge by Biocom California

Tech Futures Group

Connect with experienced advisors fluent in a variety of business resources at no cost.

Workforce Development Initiatives

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Veterans in Life Sciences

Professional Development Programs

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Contact Bay Area

1 Tower Place, Suite 150
South San Francisco, CA 94080
(415) 943-9375
[email protected]

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