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25th Annual SoCalBio Conference

October 26 – 27, 2023 (PDT) 

Westin Long Beach 

Save the date for the Annual SoCalBio Conference

October 26-27, 2023 

The Annual SoCalBio Conference is an 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. The conference will be held in person at the Westin Hotel Long Beach. 

The SoCalBio Conference will feature:

  • At least 30 emerging, pre-screened and mentored biotech, medtech, digital health companies.
  • At least 40 Company Exhibits.
  • Peer-to-peer discussion and exchange of actionable information regarding market and technology trends.
  • Ample opportunities for networking to stimulate business development and foster partnership formation.
  • Fun executive receptions featuring delicious drinks and food. 

Featured Speakers of the 24th Annual Conference (2022)


“I was very impressed by the SoCalBio Conference in many ways. First, it was a well- organized and seamless process. I enjoyed the location, the concurrent sessions and the food. More importantly, I liked the select group of professionals, and the companies lined up. It was a great experience and a helpful seminar for me.” Varaz Shahmirian, Ph.D. Laursar Technologies (Northridge, CA).

Why Attend?

  • The SoCalBio Conference features:

    • Company presentations by emerging biotech, device, diagnostic, and digital health companies
    • Plenary sessions on cutting-edge therapeutic and diagnostic technologies
    • Expert-led workshops on the latest bioscience market trends and investment opportunities.
    • Premier opportunity to network with industry executives and investors focused exclusively on life sciences.

Who Should Attend?

  • Biotech, Pharma, IVD, Informatics, and Medical Device Company Executives
  • Venture Capitalists
  • Angel Investors
  • Investment Bankers
  • Life-Science Educators and Researchers
  • Service Providers
  • Policy Makers and Economic Development Professionals
  • Media Representatives

Apply To Present

SoCalBio seeks to present 30+ companies at the Annual Conference. Medical devices, biotech, biopharma, diagnostics, and digital health companies are welcome to apply for presentation slots. As a service to the Southern California bioscience community, SoCalBio Does NOT charge presenting companies. Contact SoCalBio at 800-418-7079 ext 1 or send email to [email protected]


Sponsorship opportunities are available. This conference provides a great forum to build and solidify your branding as a key player in the Southern California bioscience community. Sponsorship also demonstrates your commitment to supporting the growth of our bioscience cluster …Learn more


The SoCalBio Conference brings together bioscience leaders and executives for one day of intensive networking activity where new opportunities can be identified and promising partnerships begin. As an exhibitor, you will reach these influential decision makers who come to SoCalBio’s conference to evaluate new technologies and form strategic partnerships… Learn more

SoCalBio Sponsors