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:

Sept. 18          Research In Your Backyard:  An SCBIO and PhRMA Event, 10am - 12pm, Westin
                                    Poinsett Hotel, 120 S, Main Street, Greenville, SC
                                    CANCELED DUE TO HURRICANE FLORENCE - TO RESCHEDULE

Sept. 18          CEO Roundtable Discussion, 1:30 - 3pm, Upstate Alliance Boardroom, 
                                   124 Verdae Boulevard, Suite 202, Greenville, SC
                                   THIS EVENT WILL CONTINUE AS SCHEDULED

Sept. 24-26     MedTech 2018 Conference, Philadelphia, PA 

Oct. 4              SCBIO Board of Directors Meeting,  3-4:30pm, Nexsen Pruet Offices, 1230 Main St., 
                                    Suite 700, Columbia, SC  

Oct. 4             SCBIO-Nexsen Pruet Networking Reception, hosted by Nexsen Pruet, 1230 Main St.  
                                    Suite 700, Columbia, SC

Oct. 23-25     SCBIO 2018 Annual Conference, The Gaillard Center, Charleston, SC    

Nov. 12-15      MEDICA, Dusseldorf, Germany  

Nov. 13-14     SEBIO Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA 

Nov. 28-30     Council of State Bioscience Assoc. CEOs Strategic Retreat, Austin, TX                                                            

Dec. 12           SCBIO Board of Directors Meeting & Holiday Reception, Columbia, SC 

Jan. 28-31     Arab Health, Dubai  

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

SCBIO 2018 Annual Conference:
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Plan now to join hundreds of life sciences industry leaders and business executives Oct. 23-25, 2018  in spectacular Charleston, SC  -- America's favorite travel destination -- for 2-plus days of insight sharing, innovation updates, business networking, and access to top leaders at SCBIO 2018.

Invited speakers  include BIO chief executive Jim Greenwood... SC Governor Henry McMaster... Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt... research university presidents Dr. David Cole (MUSC), Jim Clements (Clemson) and Dr. Harris Pastides (USC).  Plus CEOs from numerous leading American life sciences success stories... healthcare and biotech executives, venture capitalists, economic development officials, and hundreds more. 

SCBIO 2018 promises to be even bigger and better!  Click here for full details as they are announced, or to register now and save!