Print Page   |   Sign In   |   Join Today
Benefits of Membership
Share |

Virginia Bio is a member driven organization.  Together, our Virginia Bio Membership Team creates a network of leaders generating growth for bioscience.  We are the drivers of innovation to improve lives - we excel cutting-edge research and commercialization, we connect members to venture capital and other sources of funding, we connect academia and industry, we accelerate the growth of economic development for the Virginia bio-ecosystem.


Become our Trusted Partner.  Benefits include:


  • Virginia Bio creates strategic networks to accelerate member’s return of success - specialized events, targeted conferences, expert committees, leadership dinners, industry-focused meetings, C-suite round-tables, and member-to-member partnerships.
  • BIO Business Solutions - Members have exclusive access to one of the nation’s leading cost saving purchasing programs.   BIO Business Solutions is comprised of 14 top suppliers providing members personal access to crucial bottom-line savings.  For many of our companies the discounts easily pay for their membership, in addition to saving them thousands of dollars per year.  A win-win! 
  • Members will be automatically be a part of the BioHealth Capital Region (combining Maryland, D.C., and Virginia) and will eligible to participate on Virginia Bio Leadership Committees and the Virginia Bio Board of Directors.

  • Members are eligible to be a panel, webinar, or program speaker.   Discounted and complimentary admission to Virginia Bio events, including the premier statewide bioscience conference.
  • Members are eligible to be invited to the JP Morgan Virginia Reception, Private Industry Tours, Leadership Dinners, C-suite Roundtables, Legislative Coffees on the Hill, and Private Networking Luncheons  - all produced at the statewide level to foster collaboration.
  • Members are eligible for one-on-one meetings with Virginia Bio Strategist to review personal interests, potential collaborations, partnerships and connections within the Virginia Bio industry.

  • Members-only Online Directory providing meaningful access to other influential members as well as cutting-edge news, capital formation, and the latest events throughout the BioHealth Capital Region.

  • FREE Marketing and PR of Member Companies – We AMPLIFY your voice! VA Bio will post member companies bio, with logo and company hyperlink on the VA Bio Directory. Members can include unlimited promotional attachments.  Send us your press releases - we will be post them on our website and newsletter!

  • Members receive discounted job postings on VABIO Career Center and complimentary postings of CV’s and Internships on the Intern Center.

  • Member companies can participate in STEM-H Education and workforce development initiatives to accelerate the growth of the life science ecosystem.

  • Bioscience company members are eligible to apply to Virginia Bio for matching grants for internshipss   

  • Virginia Bio members have access to G2G Consulting to keep apprised of current and upcoming opportunities across the federal agencies for support of bioscience R&D and commercialization. This includes a monthly table of grant opportunities, by agency and field, with summary and contact information, special bulletins and updates during the month from G2G.

  • VABIO works diligently with state and local officials to champion industry-favorable legislation to enhance the economic growth of life science companies and industry as a whole in Virginia. We facilitate industry and individual opportunities to members to meet with state and federal legislators, and full time legislative advocates from our partner organizations BIO, PhRMA, MDMA and AdvaMed, and provide briefings on federal and state policy issues.   


We hope that you will consider becoming an active member of the Virginia Biotechnology Association, for more information please call our office at (804) 643-6360 or email Cassandra Isley, Business Development and Strategy Director.



more Events

Charlottesville Biotech & Beer

Southwest Virginia Life Science Forum 2018

Premium Members

Membership Software Powered by YourMembership  ::  Legal