Conference Co-Host:
Marsh McClennan Agency

Marsh McLennan Agency (MMA) provides business insurance, employee health & benefits, retirement, and private client insurance solutions to businesses and individuals.

Gold Level Sponsors

BioPhase Solutions

Our mission is to make a positive impact on Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Device companies in California by matching a candidate’s primary skillset and desires to a company’s specific needs. Whether you are a recent life science graduate, a seasoned Scientist, or a Biotech HR professional, we at BioPhase will do our very best to locate the right opportunity for you. Our goal is to benefit the performance of these great companies by bringing top notch recruiting value to such a noble industry. We accomplish this by providing high-quality scientific, clinical research, HR, and administrative personnel.

Fisher Phillips

Fisher Phillips, one of the country’s preeminent labor and employment law firms representing employers, once again earned top rankings in the 2022 edition of Chambers USA. The firm made an impressive jump in rankings in California landing in Band 1 – Highly Regarded for the state’s Labor & Employment law firms and emerged as a Band 2 firm for its national Occupational Safety and Health practice

Silver Level Sponsors

Ampersand People

AmpersandPeople was born from a passion for helping companies implement, scale and iterate their people practices. The ampersand was chosen because of its connective property and the way it links things together and shows a closer collaboration than the word “and”, which is exactly how we want to work with you. We know success in business comes from having your people practices as closely aligned with and connected to your business practices as possible.

Bronze Level Sponsors

Bench International

Bench is the untraditional Retained Executive Search firm solely focusing its commitment completely on the Client and the patients they serve. We make life-changing placements so our clients can change lives!

Qualstaff Resources

Welcome to QualStaff Resources, your trusted partner in the realms of Life Sciences. With a steadfast presence spanning over two decades, we have been dedicated to offering strategic recruitment solutions that transcend traditional boundaries. Our mission is to collaboratively assist employers within these industries, providing them with tailored, cost-effective avenues to access exceptional technical, engineering, research, clinical, scientific, and administrative talent. We specialize in facilitating diverse workforce needs through a range of flexible options, including precision-driven direct hires, adaptable contract-to-hire arrangements, and targeted contract searches. Our purpose is to not just fulfill vacancies, but to enhance and empower the teams that drive progress and innovation in these ever-dynamic sectors. At QualStaff Resources, we are not just a recruitment agency; we are your consultative partner in shaping the future of these industries.


Anthem operates in 14 states including California and provides 32 million individuals access to more than 1.7 million doctors and hospitals nationwide through Anthem brands and the greater Blue Cross Blue Shield network. Our collaborative partnerships and the local depth and expertise of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield brands ensure that consumers can access a diverse network of local health professionals and the highest-quality care.

The Leadership Edge

The Leadership Edge, Inc. was founded in 1989. Since then, we have had the privilege of accelerating the pace, performance, and cultures of the most innovative life science companies in the world. Whether we are assessing, guiding or developing leaders and their teams from the boardroom to the bench, our commitment and focus is on your success. We are known for our tremendous industry knowledge, our highly customized programs and services, the high caliber of our facilitators and coaches and the extent to which we ensure we exceed our client’s expectations. Our business is 100% based on long-term relationships with our clients and the referrals they continuously provide to us.


FlemingMartin is a retained executive search firm with offices in Northern and Southern California. We partner with Boards, Private Equity Firms and CEOs to build successful execution-focused management teams. Our principals are trusted advisors and business partners who enable companies to gain powerful, far-reaching, and lasting contributions from their executive-level human capital.


LifeHR Network

The mission of San Diego Life Sciences HR Network (LifeHR) is to provide access to relevant data, innovative ideas, strategic human resources practices and networking opportunities for San Diego–area professionals employed in the life science, human resources field.