Biocom - Life Sciences Association of California
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Biocom Event Descriptions

Biocom supports life science companies through a diverse range of initiatives and programs in public policy, capital development, group savings, professional network building and talent development.

As a member-driven organization we provide unmatched opportunities and resources to help life science companies and their employees fulfill their goals. We offer meaningful access to the influential drivers propelling the industry forward across all major life science sectors, including biotechnology, pharmaceutical, diagnostic, medical device, connected health, bio-renewables and research and development.

Biocom is known for organizing can't-miss events for our industry. Take a look below at the events and opportunities to be a part off. 

Primary events & conferences include:

Annual "Celebration of Life" Dinner
Biocom's Annual Dinner is one of our premier flagship events; the dinner brings together the finest of the state's Life Science executives and leaders in a celebration of the year's achievements in the Life Sciences industry. With expected sold-out attendance of over 800, the city and state's life science and political elite will be in attendance at this prestigious event.
Breakfast Meetings
The Biocom Breakfast Series is a flagship tradition within the San Diego life sciences community. Our breakfast series attract high-caliber, world-class speakers including Irwin Jacobs and Ron Rollins, and world class panelists from across the nation. Breakfast topics address issues that are relevant to the growth and well-being of the life science industry, including economic trends, financing, technology, education and workforce issues.
Global Life Science Partnering Conference
Biocom's Global Life Science Partnering Conference is an exclusive global partnering and networking forum that brings together senior executives and business development professionals from leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies. The conference includes case study presentations, individual company presentations, one-one-one meetings, and numerous networking opportunities.
Business Development Receptions
Held quarterly, this exclusive networking group is made up of biotech, academia, research institutions, venture capitalists and the like. Only one sponsor is invited to join each meeting and provide a short introduction. The vast majority of the time is spent networking and socializing/discussing the business of the day with the decision-making folks in San Diego biotech that are interested in building and maintaining their network.
CEO Receptions
These exclusive receptions are designed for the CEO's of the Southern California life science community. CEO's are invited to network with their peers, to share knowledge and to exchange ideas in an intimate evening of free form discussion.
CFO Breakfasts
A forum designed to focus on issues pertinent to Chief Financial Officers of the life sciences industry. Our goal is to create an intimate event that allows CFO's to network with one another, while providing a discussion on a pertinent focus area to their position. Held throughout the year, the Biocom CFO Breakfast is an ideal way to showcase your company in front of the community's financial leadership.
Biocom's annual full day medical device & diagnostic conference brings together medical technology executives, regulatory affairs professionals, investors and thought leaders interested in learning about the newest industry trends. The conference includes keynote presentations, panel discussions, and networking opportunities. Closing out the conference is an Expo of innovative technologies or products that are either currently under development, have been updated or have initially gone to market within the last two years.
California Life Science HR Conference
This strategic-level conference is dedicated to life science HR professionals, providing a unique opportunity to network and learn from executives and HR colleagues in your industry. The day and a half event will consist of keynote presentations, panel discussions and interactive workshops. There will also be ample time to network with your peers.
Open House and Purchasing Group Supplier Showcase
This much anticipated summer open house has become a Biocom tradition. Held outside under an evening summer sky - the all-inclusive event is festive with great food, great music, activities, giveaways, networking and fun.
Upcoming Biocom Events
LA Taco Happy Hour
August 23, 2017
5:00 PM
Biocom's DeviceFest & Digital Health Summit
August 30, 2017
7:00 AM
Hear From Young Professionals in Life Science Who Are Redefining Success & Paving the Way
September 6, 2017
5:00 PM

"Every partnering meeting was great and all the panels were beyond fantastic. I even met a new investor!"

Ross Bundy 
Nanomedical Diagnostics

Speaking on Biocom Global Life Science Partnering Conference