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:

June 23     Bold Leadership in the Eye of the Storm: Insights & Strategies to Secure Our Future,
                   virtual meeting, 10am - 11am; register here


June 23     SCRA - SC Launch Summit, virtual meeting, 11am - 12pm; register here 

July 16      WEBINAR:  State Leaders Chart SC's Path Forward, virtual meeting, 10-11am;  
                   register here


Aug. 13       SCBIO Foundation Q3 Board Meeting, 10am - 12pm, virtual meeting 

Sept. 12       iMAGINE Upstate STEAM Festival, Greenville SC; CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19

Sept. 17      SCBIO Q3 Board Meeting, 11:30am - 1pm, virtual meeting 

Sept. 23       SCBIO Boot Camp, 8am - 1pm, Columbia, SC; details TBA  

Sept. 25       Women in Life Sciences Kick-Off, Columbia, SC; details TBA 

Oct. 5-7        MedTech 2020 Virtual Conference, live from Toronto, Ontario; details here


Nov. 11-13   ADVANSE Life Sciences Conference; Wild Dunes Resort, Isle of Palms, SC; 
                      get full details here

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


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


Feb. 16-18     SCBIO Annual Conference, Charleston 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 President 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 February 16-18, 2021 in Charleston for the next SCBIO Annual Conference!