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:

Jan. 15           SCBIO Greenville Meet-Up, 5 - 7pm, Stella's Southern Brasserie, 340 Rocky Slope Rd.,
                         Greenville, SC

Jan. 23           SCBIO Q1 Board of Directors Meeting, 3 - 4:30pm, Nephron Pharmaceuticals,  
                        West Columbia, SC
                       SCBIO New Year Networking Reception -- 5 - 6:30pm, presented by Nephron

Jan. 28-31     Arab Health, Dubai  

Feb. 20        SCBIO Boot Camp, CLE and Professional Focus, USC Alumni Center, Columbia, SC 
                     Full details TBA

Feb. 26       SCBIO 501c3 Board Meeting, details TBA, Greenville SC 

Feb. 28        GABIO-SCBIO Digital Health Forum, 1:30 - 4:30pm, Georgia Cyber Center, Augusta GA 

March 5      Workforce Strategic Planning Session, details TBA, Columbia SC 

March 13   Life Sciences Industry Workforce Accelerator Session, powered by Apprenticeship  
and SCBIO, Embassy Suites Hotel, 200 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia SC

March 27    SCBIO SWOT Session and Industry & Innovation Council, details TBA, Columbia, SC 

Apr. 8-10    SEMDA 2019 Annual Conference, Avalon Hotel, Alpharetta GA - April 9 - 10, 2019 

Apr. 16      SCBIO Board of Directors Meeting, 3 - 4:30pm, Columbia SC 
                   SCBIO South Carolina Legislative Reception, details TBA, Columbia SC

May 1       Life Sciences Industry Workforce Accelerator Session, powered by Apprenticeship  
                  Carolina and SCBIO, details TBA, Greenville SC

May 6-10  Switzerland-Italy Mission & May 7 Reception, details TBA, Switzerland 

May 16     SCBIO Orangeburg Meet-Up, details TBA, Orangeburg SC  

June 3-6   BIO International Conference, Philadelphia PA 
June 5      South Carolina Delegation Breakfast at BIO, Ritz Carlton Hotel, Philadelphia PA

June 18   SCBIO Greenwood Meet-Up, details TBA, Greenwood SC  

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

SCBIO 2019 Annual Conference
Is Coming Oct. 29-31, 2019!


Hundreds of life sciences industry leaders and business executives descended on spectacular Charleston, SC  -- America's favorite travel destination -- October 23-25 for 2-plus days of insight sharing, innovation updates, business networking, and access to top leaders at SCBIO 2018.

Featured speakers  included BIO chief executive Jim Greenwood... Secretary of Commerce Bobby Hitt... research university presidents Dr. David Cole (MUSC) and Dr. Harris Pastides (USC), DePuy Synthes executive I.V. Hall... plus scores of CEOs from numerous leading American life sciences success stories... healthcare and biotech executives, venture capitalists, economic development officials, and hundreds more. 

SCBIO 2018 was the biggest and best conference ever -- and SCBIO 2019 in Greenville, SC promises to be even bigger and better!  Click here for full details as they are announced!