Presented by AZBio and the Arizona Commerce Authority

We're Getting Ready for

Arizona Bioscience Week

"Arizona’s bioscience industry is committed to discovering, developing and delivering innovative medicines, medical devices and healthcare technologies that make life better for people in Arizona and around the world"

Learn more about Arizona's Bioindustry in this video produced with support from the Center for Entrepreneurial Innovation at GateWay Community College and AZBio.

Arizona Bioscience Week events are currently planned for in-person events.  This is subject to change based on the then-current health circumstances.

 

LIFE SCIENCE INNOVATION IS BLOOMING IN THE DESERT


Diagnostics - Medicines - Medical Devices - Health IT

 

Arizona Bioscience Special Supplement

 

 The  Arizona Bioscience Special Supplement in the Sept./Oct. issue of AzBusiness Magazine reaches 25,000 readers in print and 122,500 online and helps the community get engaged in the weeks leading up to AZBW.  All Attendees at the AZBio Awards will receive the AZBio Special Supplement and the 2021-2022 AZBio Member Directory. Contact AZBio to Reserve Your Page Today

Click  here to view the 2020-2021 AZBio Special Supplement online.

Click here to view the Media Kit

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Arizonans are advancing life changing and life saving innovations along the path from discovery to development to delivery.

AZAdvances is developing the funding that will help advance health innovations in Arizona today and for generations to come. 

Charitable donations to the AZAdvances fund at the Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation, an Arizona based 501c3 public charity, are a way to support the creation of tomorrow's medical innovations. 

Learn More                    Donate Today

 

 

ARIZONA BIOSCIENCE WEEK OPPORTUNITIES

 


Connect - Engage - Collaborate

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2021

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2021

Tune in to watch Celebrating Life & Science

for inspiring stories of Arizonans working together and using science to make life better for all of us.

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Celebrating Life & Science incudes the inspiring stories of our 2021 AZBio Award Winners:

AZBio Pioneer Award for Lifetime Achievement - Gholam Peyman, MD

Arizona Bioscience Company of the Year - BioLab Sciences

Jon W. McGarity Arizona Bioscience Leader of the Year - Mark A. Slater, PhD

Public Service Award Honoree - The Honorable Kate Brophy McGee

Arizona Bioscience Researcher of the Year - Janko Nikolich-Žugich, MD, PhD

Michael A. Cusanovich Bioscience Educator of the Year - Thomas Schumann

AZBio Fast Lane Award Honorees - Botanisol Analytics, Humabiologics, Inc., PathogenDx


MONDAY, OCTOBER 4. 2021

MONDAY, OCTOBER 4. 2021

Leading Women - Biotech and Beyond

Kick off AZBW 2021 in style and meet some of our community's thought leaders at this virtual happy hour 

Join us for an inspirational conversation and the AZBW 2021 Kick Off on October 4, 2021 from 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM.

Learn more & Register

MONDAY, OCTOBER 4. 2021

MONDAY, OCTOBER 4. 2021

STEM Pro Live:

Special Edition with Bioscience Professional Marysol Luna 

Dr. Marysol Luna is a biomechanics engineer for Exponent here in Arizona. How did she get there? She’ll explain what drew her to the unique field of bioscience and what she loves most about it. Students will love relating to her love of learning about the human body, STEM and medicine in high school and how it guided her career journey. Register here


TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021

Discovering & Developing New Medicines in Arizona 

The 3rd Annual Drug Discoveries & Development Summit will highlight key areas of research in discovering effective drug candidates in prevalent diseases in Arizona while establishing collaborations that enable success in these key areas.

Presented by the ARIZONA CENTER FOR DRUG DISCOVERY and the UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA CANCER CENTER

Click here to learn more and register

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021

 

Exploring Bioscience Careers

Now is your chance to learn more about bioscience careers! We’ll have four different bioscience professionals from four different companies to answer YOUR students’ burning questions about their careers and what they do everyday. Are your students even familiar with these different businesses? Maybe it’s time to expose them to a whole new world that encourages them to chase new dreams and set different goals?  Register here


WEDNESDAY, October 6, 2021

WEDNESDAY, October 6, 2021

 

AZAdvances Life Science Innovation Showcase

Join us for panels, presentations, and innovation spotlights featuring Arizona life science innovators. This event benefits AZAdvances, part of the Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation.

Registration is complimentary.  Donations are gratefully accepted. 

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WEDNESDAY, October 6, 2021

WEDNESDAY, October 6, 2021

 

High School Bioscience Panel 

High School bioscience programs around the state of Arizona will convene in this panel to answer students’ questions. It’s time we all learn from each other! Teachers and schools featured include:

Register here

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2021

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2021

 

Venture Madness Opening Reception

The Venture Madness Conference Kickoff Reception brings together entrepreneurs, investors, and business leaders.  ts a great place to meet future Board members, advisors and investors that help guide and grow your firm for years to come. 

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2021

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2021

 

Venture Madness

Venture Madness, presented by Invest Southwest in partnership with the Arizona Commerce Authority, pits the most promising startups against one another in a live pitch, head-to-head competition. Think you’ve got what it takes? Applying is FREE, easier than ever, and open to early-stage firms demonstrating proven market traction.

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

 

Voice of the Patient

Patients are the reason we do what we do. 

Join the conversation on life science innovation from the patient perspective. 

To protect the heath of both our patient presenters and guests, this event will be presented via Zoom. 

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

 

Medical Patent Challenge Presentations 

Did any of your students participate in the medical patent challenge? Dr. Jeffrey Jensen and Carolina Marquez  will answer students’ questions pertaining to the challenge. This is a great interactive broadcast for students to receive applicable feedback regarding their project.   Register here

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2021

UNMET Arizona 2021

UNMET Arizona 2021 is a venture conference co-hosted by the Arizona Commerce Authority for Series A/B stage startups. Founders attending this event will be able to network with institutional VC investors, along with their peers at fast growing startups around the country; Investors will be able to meet with 50+ Startups, founders will have the chance to pitch 100+ investors and will be able to setup one-one meetings during the event.

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ARIZONA BIOSCIENCE WEEK COMMUNITY EVENTS


Convene - Educate - Showcase

 

Submit Your AZBW Event

Arizona Bioscience Week is a collaborative community event.  

All members of the Arizona Life Science Ecosystem are encouraged to host AZBW events during Arizona Bioscience Week.  Click here to request more information...

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Post your positions so that our community and our AZBW  visitors see your job opportunities.

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AZBIO SUPPORTERS


 

AZBio Supporters support us so that we can support you.

 

 

Arizona Bioscience Week is made possible thanks to our community and industry supporters.   

 Contact AZBio to learn how your organization can become an Arizona Bioscience Week Supporter.

 

 

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