The AZBio Awards & Life Science Fiesta are presented by AZBio and the Arizona Commerce Authority.

We're Making LIFE Better.

Join us for an inspirational celebration of the best of Arizona’s Bioscience Industry

on October 2, 2019 at the Phoenix Convention Center


AZBW 2019

 The AZBio Awards are the high point of Arizona Bioscience Week



Join the Celebration!

3:00 PM  - Registration, Student Discovery Zone, Innovation Zone and Cocktails

4:00 PM to 5:30 PM – AZBio Award Ceremony Theater Style!

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM  - LIFE SCIENCE FIESTA! 

The Life Science Fiesta allows you to mix and mingle with Arizona's Life Science and Healthcare Community and includes a buffet dinner, the Student Discovery Zone and the Innovation Zone featuring booths hosted by life science organizations and patent organizations.

Note:  The Awards Festivities and presentations will begin at 4:00 PM sharp.

Cocktail or Business Attire is recommended.  Student Posters and Showcase Booths must be set up by 3 PM.

For Parking, Mass Transit, Hotel Rooms, and other information, please click here.

The AZBio Awards Ceremony Celebrates

Arizona’s leading Educators, Innovators and Companies.

Join us to celebrate and honor the…

AZBio Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement

2019 Arizona Bioscience Company of the Year

Jon W. McGarity Bioscience Leader of the Year

2019 Public Service Award Honoree

2019 Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year 

Michael A. Cusanovich Bioscience Educator of the Year

AZBio Fast Lane Award Honorees

Each year AZBio honors leaders from across the state of Arizona that illustrate the depth, breadth, and expertise of our bioscience industry.  

Read their stories on, AZ Business Magazine, and Business Wire .

Pre-Registration is required for the AZBio Awards Festivities

Register Early for Your Tickets and Company Showcase Booths and save!

Individual Tickets

Member Rate – $75 (early bird) $125 (after September 1st)
Non-Member Rate – $100 (early bird) $200 (after September 1st)
Student Rate – $50 (early bird) $75 (after September 1st)*

*Students selected for the Student Discovery Zone are fully sponsored.

** Tickets for all Legislators and Elected Officials are complimentary in thanks for their service to our state.

Host a Party of Ten

Member Rate – $750 (early bird) $1,250 (after September 1st)
Non-Member Rate – $1,000 (early bird) $2,000 (after September 1st)

Note:  Payment by credit/debit card is required for orders under $1,000.  Payment processing or invoice requests for orders over $1,000 is available on the registration form.  

AZBW Innovation Showcase at the AZBio Awards

Innovation Showcase Booth - $600 (early bird), $1,200 (after September 1st) - Includes 10x10 booth, 6 ft table, 2 chairs and 2 tickets

Sponsor the Innovation Showcase - $2500 (3 sponsorships available) - includes sponsor recognition - options for tickets/20x10 booth.   Contact AZBio for more information.

Note:  Payment by credit/debit card is required for orders under $1,000.  Payment processing or invoice requests for orders over $1,000 is available on the registration form.  

For Sponsor and Ad Packages click here.

Great events begin with our community working in partnership.  To learn how you can get involved as part of the 2019 AZBio Awards Planning Committee, Contact Our Member Support Team:


phone: 480-779-8101

Premiere Supporters

Leadership Supporters

Sustaining Members