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The Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio) is open to membership by firms and organizations engaged in biotech, medtech and digital health technology development and commercialization in the Greater Los Angeles region.

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SoCalBio Group Purchasing Program which enables member companies to enjoy significant Saving and exclusive discounts on products and services, from lab and office supplies to insurance and shipping services.

RSVP for 21st Annual SoCalBio Conference

Held on September 19, 2019. The SoCalBio Conference is an annual event organized by the Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio). This conference showcases Southern California value-based bioscience innovations and explores efficient pathways to bring them to market.

RSVP for 3rd Annual Digital Health Conference

The SoCalBio Digital Health Conference is an annual event organized by the Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio). The Conference is a showcase of gadgets and new digital health technologies developed in Southern California that promise to disrupt the $3 trillion US healthcare system.

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Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio) is a nonprofit, member-supported trade association that serves the biotech, med tech, IVD  and digital health communities in the six counties that comprise the Greater Los Angeles region (Los Angeles, Orange, Ventura, Santa Barbara, Riverside and San Bernardino). SoCalBio’s programs help local firms gain access to capital, potential partners, and other business services. The Council also promotes technology transfer and workforce training, while informing policymakers and the public at-large about the benefits of the region’s bioscience industry. SoCalBio is open to membership by firms and organizations engaged in all aspects of bioscience research, technology development, and commercialization.

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Upcoming SoCalBio Conferences

SoCalBio Boot Camp for Emerging Company

Tuesday, August 13, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

This boot camp is designed for biotech, Medtech, Dx and digital health companies selected to make presentations during the Annual SoCalBio Conference. It will provide emerging entrepreneurs and innovators with an in-depth understanding of what it takes to raise early-stage capital and/or forge partnerships. Issues covered run the whole gamut from how to make effective presentations and IP protection to reimbursement and meeting FDA regulatory requirements.

21st Annual SoCalBio Conference

Thursday, September 19, 2019 from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

The SoCalBio Conference is an annual event organized by the Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio). This conference is preceded by a CEO Reception & Dinner which will feature keynote presentations by distinguished speakers. The SoCalBio conference showcases Southern California value-based bioscience innovations and explores efficient pathways to bring them to market.

3rd SoCalBio Digital Health Conference

Wednesday, December 13, 2019 from 7:30 AM to 7:00 PM

The SoCalBio Digital Health Conference is an annual event organized by the Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio). The Conference is a showcase of gadgets and new digital health technologies developed in Southern California that promise to disrupt the $3 trillion US healthcare system. The Conference is also a forum for key providers, payers, entrepreneurs, and investors to share how innovation can improve the delivery of care at lower costs.

Upcoming Event
SoCalBio Networking Forum: New Approaches for
Immunotherapy

Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM

With recent FDA approvals, CAR T-cell and other immunotherapy modalities, including different types of agents and checkpoint inhibitors, are starting to establish firm footing within the oncology space. As the field matures, new approaches have begun to emerge to expand the use of immunotherapy, modulate its toxic side effects, and reduce its cost.

Speakers

      • Bassil Dahiyat, Ph.D., President & CEO, Xencor Corp.
      • James Caggiano, President & CEO, Dendreon 
      • Larry Kwak, M.D., Ph.D., Oncology Researcher, City of Hope & Founder, PeproMene Bio, Inc.

The Southern California Biomedical Council (SoCalBio) offers member companies and organizations the opportunity to save money on products and services procured through the BioBusiness Solution program. This program is managed by the SoCalBio Group Purchasing Committee and offered only to SoCalBio members based in the Greater Los Angeles/Orange County region. 

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