Biocom - Life Sciences Association of California
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2017 BIO International Convention

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Returning to San Diego for the 4th time, BIO attracts 16,000 biotechnology and pharma leaders who come together for one week of intensive networking to discover new opportunities and promising partnerships. The event covers a wide spectrum of life science and application areas including drug discovery, biomanufacturing, genomics, biofuels, nanotechnology and cell therapy.

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Biocom CRO

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Responding to the extraordinary growth of outsourcing in the life science industries and the expanding number of contract research organizations (CROs) in Southern California, Biocom established a CRO initiative that fosters the creation of an outsourcing community while identifying ways to connect regional companies to this expanding network.

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Biocom Global Life Science Partnering Conference

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In its 7th Year, the Biocom Global Life Science Partnering Conference is an exclusive partnering forum that provides senior executives, bankers, venture capitalists, and business development professionals from the leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies to network and do business with one another from around the globe.

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Biocom: Life Science Association of California

Biocom is the largest, most experienced advocate for California’s life science sector, working on behalf of more than 825 members to drive public policy, accelerate the innovation ecosystem and introduce inventive purchasing programs that expedite day-to-day business activities.

Founded in 1995 in San Diego, Biocom provides a strong public voice to the companies and organizations that fuel local economies and produce novel solutions to improve the human condition. Biocom’s skilled team works alongside industry, government, investors, academia and other stakeholders to accomplish key goals including talent development, cross-industry collaboration and a vibrant financing climate. Through its wide range of initiatives, Biocom cultivates a climate that fosters growth and productivity in all areas of the life science sector, accelerating success on a global level. 

Biocom’s core offices are located in San Diego and Los Angeles, with satellite offices in Washington, D.C. and Tokyo that focus on partnering and policy activities, and has a continuous presence in Sacramento via its staff, 501c3 foundation and contract lobbyist. Its membership benefits apply to biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device, genomics and diagnostics companies of all sizes, as well as to research universities and institutes, CROs, investors and service providers.

Premium members

  • Pfizer Inc.
  • Althea
  • PwC
  • Biogen
  • Biomed Realty Trust
  • Biospace
  • Mentus
  • Cultura
  • Genoptix
  • Canale Communications
  • KPMG
  • Cooley
  • Celgene
  • Fisher Scientific
  • Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
  • Aldevron
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals
  • Barney & Barney
  • Alexandria Real Estate Equities
  • Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo
  • Merck Research Laboratories
  • Illumina, Inc.
  • Conatus Pharmaceuticals
  • Deloitte
  • DLA Piper
  • AbbVie, Inc.
  • Eli Lilly
  • Ernst & Young
  • J-Labs
  • Jones Day
  • KPBS
  • Ferring Research Institute
  • Latham & Watkins
  • Hologic
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • City National Bank
  • COI Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Bayer
  • Airgas
  • Prometheus Laboratories
  • NuVasive
  • Office Depot
  • VWR International
  • Kilroy Realty Corporation
  • BioLabs
  • Nixon Peabody