Industry Conferences & Activities

 Industry conferences and events are an essential part of growing our industry, making connections to advance our organizations, and ultimately helping to heal, fuel and feed the world.  SCBIO and BIO members are leading the research and development of innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial and environmental biotechnology products that are transforming our world... meet with and learn from industry peers at these, and other, events and conferences:

Nov. 18-21  MEDICA 2019, Dusseldorf, Germany; conference details here


Nov. 19     CEO Roundtable Gathering, 10 - 11:30am, CRDA Offices, 4401 Belle Oaks Drive, Suite 420,  

                   North Charleston, SC.  Click here to register now!

Dec. 12     SCBIO Board of Directors Meeting & Luncheon, Columbia SC; details to be announced



Jan 16      Charleston Meet Up; details to be announced


Jan. 23      Legislative Breakfast; 8am - 10 am, Halls Chophouse, Columbia SC


Jan. 28     Q1 Board Meeting; Nephron, Columbia SC, details to be announced

Jan 27-30  Arab Health Conference, Dubai, United Arab Emirates; conference details here 


Feb. 4        Life Science Work Force Task Force Meeting;  Columbia SC; details to be announced


Feb. 12     Greenville Meet Up; 5pm - 7pm, Stella's Southern Bistro, Greenville SC


Feb. 20     Industry and Innovation Council Meeting, Columbia SC; details to be announced


Feb 25-26   AdvaMed Legislative Fly-in; Washington, D.C.


Mar. 12     Charleston Meet Up, Charleston SC; details to be announced

Mar. 17       SC Life Sciences Boot Camp, 8:30am - 4pm; Columbia, SCHA; details here 


Mar. 31-Apr. 1     BIO Fly-in, details here



Apr. 4         iMAGINE Upstate STEAM Festival, Greenville SC; details here


Apr. 9         Q2  Board Meeting, details to be announced


Apr. 20-24  Swiss Mission Trip (Swiss Biotech Day), details here



May 7        Greenville Meet Up, Greenville SC; details to be announced


May 19     Industry and Innovation Council Meeting, Columbia SC; details to be announced


May 26-28  South East Alliance Conference; Wild Dunes SC


Jun 8-11  BIO International Conference, San Diego, CA 


Jun 10       SCBIO Executive Breakfast at BIO; San Diego CA


Aug. 13         Q3 Board Meeting, Upstate SC; details to be announced


Oct. 5-7        MedTech Conference, Toronto, Ontario; details here


Oct. 13-15     SCBIO Annual Conference, Charleston SC; details to be announced


Nov. 16-20     MEDICA, Dusseldorf Germany; details to be announced



Dec. 10         Q4 Board Meeting, Columbia SC; details to be announced


Have an industry event you would like added?  Please email for inclusion.



Oct. 29-31, 2019 in GREENVILLE

Over 450 life sciences industry leaders and business executives from across America convened in spectacular Greenville, SC  -- home to one of America's favorite Main Streets -- October 29-31 for 2-plus days of insight sharing, innovation updates, business networking, and access to top leaders at SCBIO 2019.

Speakers included such notables as J&J Innovation's Michal Preminger... Medtronic VP Christian Howell... IQVIA SVP Murray Aitken... Clemson University POresident Jim Clements... EY executives Kim Ramko and Kenny O'Neill... plus top execs from dozens of leading American life sciences, healthcare, medtech and biotech venture capitalists, economic development officials, and hundreds more. 

SCBIO 2019 in Greenville, SC was our largest conference ever!  Plan to join us October 13-15, 2020 in Charleston for SCBIO 2020!