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You(r) Biocom

When You’re With Biocom – You Are Biocom

Welcome to You(r) Biocom: A Year-Long Campaign Aimed at Showcasing Member-Driven Programs that accelerate life science success.

February Feature: Connect

Now is the time to make a new connection through one of Biocom’s diverse life science resource channels in California: get connected today with savings, business solutions, policymakers, and industry peers. 

Our members are encouraged to take advantage of over 200 Biocom events in San Diego, Los Angeles and the Bay Area, as well as Washington, D.C. With programs and events featuring public policy, capital formation, value-driven purchasing programs, workforce, community, and industry development topics, Biocom has the tools you need to help your team connect and compete on a global scale. 

View additional You(r) Biocom posts: December (Impact), November (Recognize), October (Collaborate), September (Educate), August (Innovate), July (Accelerate), June (Showcase), May (Unite), April (Advocate), March (Inspire)January (Ignite)

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About You(r) Biocom 
For nearly 25 years, Biocom members have been instrumental in shaping transformative programming and powerful advocacy that enriches California’s leading life science industry. This year, we’ll be featuring some of our member-driven programs and initiatives that help researchers, investors and advocates alike in our mission to accelerate California’s largest, most innovative network of life science clusters in the world. Stay tuned every month for new ways to take advantage of your Biocom membership benefits.


Accelerate your company’s goals with turnkey partnering opportunities.

Global Partnering Conference
February 26-28 | San Diego

The 9th Annual Biocom Global Life Science Partnering Conference takes place this February 26th-28th and will once again provide an exclusive partnering forum for senior executives, bankers, venture capitalists, and business development professionals from leading pharmaceutical and biotech companies around the globe. Over 350 conference attendees will engage across 515+ one-on-one partnering meetings, 6 panel discussions, one keynote session, a fireside chat and one unforgettable cliffside gala reception.


Venture and Partner Days
Year-round | Statewide

Biocom’s Venture Days and Partner Days connect early-to-mid-stage members with venture capitalists and dynamic partners from around the world. One-on-one meetings and connections are based on investment criteria, focus areas and partnering strategies. Members are also encouraged to attend Venture Roundtables and Partner Plenary Sessions. In 2018 alone, our capital development programs have facilitated 300+ connections to potential funding sources, partnerships, and M&A.


Advance your career and strengthen your professional network through Biocom’s thought leadership events and conferences.


With over 1,100 members and 500,000 employees in the Biocom network, there are always new connections to be made. Accelerate your career trajectory through specialized events, targeted conferences, expert committees, leadership dinners, advocacy fly-ins, industry-focused meetings, scientific roundtables, venture capital days, and networking. 

Take advantage of a wide range of unique events by bookmarking our events calendar and signing up for our weekly Events Calendar newsletter

Next Up: Looking to make policy connections for your connected health-related business? Join us on our annual Washington, D.C. Fly-In this March where members will meet directly with federal officials. Want to connect with the younger generation of STEM enthusiasts? Come out to Petco Park on Saturday, March 2nd for our free San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering EXPO Day! 


Targeted Conferences

Our life science industry targeted conferences build connections that strengthen the community and help employees stay on top of industry trends.

DeviceFest & Digital Health Conference (Summer) Drawing industry professionals from C-Level to business development, regulatory and VCs, this conference addresses the most relevant topics affecting the medical device and diagnostics market.

Big Data Summit (Fall) Every year, this annual convergence of industry executives, bio-technologists and data scientists doubles in size as illuminating keynotes share interactive case studies on emerging technologies and the state of AI and deep learning within the life science industry.

Biocom/LifeHR’s Life Science HR Conference (San Diego, Los Angeles, Bay Area) (Fall) This statewide conference series features keynotes, panels and breakout sessions focused on implementing successful HR practices for overall personal and company growth within the life science industry.


California’s diversity of life science clusters is one of its greatest strengths. Biocom aims to support each unique region individually while advocating on behalf of the entire state.

NorCal, SoCal and Everything in between

Biocom has offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, and the Bay Area, as well as Washington, D.C. and Tokyo. Each Biocom location employs targeted initiatives and customtailored programs to provide local members with best-inclass resources for their unique regional needs. 

Members band together on regional committees to tackle local regulatory issues, active public policy initiatives, recommendations on bills, start-up challenges, sourcing solutions, and a variety of facilities and financing opportunities.


Contracts selected by California, for California

As a trusted advisor and industry partner, the Biocom Purchasing Group leverages a member-vetted savings portfolio that significantly lowers the total cost of doing business in California. Members save on average 15-25x their membership dues though strategic sourcing solutions offered by 30 member-selected partners. 

All of our supplier programs are member-focused, membervetted and member-driven. Key leaders from a diverse range of California life science companies are invited to participate in our proprietary RFP to ensure competitiveness in the industry and regions we serve.