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 800 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.