Purchasing Group Advisory Committee

Mission Statement

The Advisory Committees provide an opportunity within the life science community to discuss best purchasing trends within the following areas: Lab, Facilities/Operations, Data/IT, Travel, and Finance/HR.

Committee Responsibilities

Community Outreach

Participate in community outreach to bolster the committee participation.

Promote Events

Help oversee the competitiveness of our current contracts and share feedback on them.

Oversee Contracts

Help oversee the competitiveness of our current contracts and share feedback on them.

Act as a Resource

Act as a resource for Biocom California members regarding purchasing matters.

Expert Advice

Give expert advice on potential new contracts that Biocom California PG is vetting.

Biocom California Responsibilities

Organize Logistics

Organize logistics for Advisory Committee meetings and events.

Educational Opportunities

Provide educational opportunities such as conferences and certifications.

Supplier Education

Educate on current suppliers and help connect members with suppliers.

Committee Admissions Requirements

Must be Biocom California members. All members welcome. To ensure a strong working committee, each of the five Advisory Committees are made up of Co-Chairs and committee members. Meetings take place bi-annually or quarterly, depending on how often each committee decides to meet.