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STEM Workforce – Biocom California Advocacy

Position Overview

Biocom has consistently supported science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education in the United States. The Biocom Institute supports life science innovation in Southern California by creating opportunities for STEM students, teachers, scientists, and life science companies to work together and grow a diverse community of life science professionals.

The San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering aims at inspiring today’s students to become tomorrow’s STEM innovators through a week of educational programming and activities for children of all ages. The Veterans Initiative aims to increase career opportunities in the life science industry for transitioning veterans by providing mentoring and networking connections, while promoting advocacy for veteran employment.

In addition, Biocom supports immigration reform that provides American employers with greater access to the world’s best talents by allocating green cards and H-1B visas to high-skilled foreign graduates and graduates with STEM degrees.