About THRiVE

THRiVE is Virginia Bio’s largest statewide event. It is a conference that brings together the leading researchers from biomedical research universities and health systems, entrepreneurs, startups and emerging bioscience companies from the state. Envisioned as an opportunity to network and learn, THRiVE welcomes and connects the myriad of life science subgroups – from pharmaceutical to medical device, from agriculture to informatics, from digital health to industrial bio.

Registration Now Open — Virginia Bio is proud to announce THRiVE 2024!

THRiVE 2024 promises to be THE networking and educational event of the year for the Virginia bioscience ecosystem. Register today and make plans to join your friends at Virginia Bio for THRiVE 2024, scheduled for May 17, 2024 at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in Alexandria, VA. You won’t want to miss this unique Virginia Bio opportunity to network, learn, and more!

Changing Paradigms in the Bioscience Ecosystem

Be sure to come back often and check out the THRiVE 2024 conference website, full site launching soon! This website is where you’ll find all the the most up-to-date details including:

  • Registration Details
  • THRiVE 2024 Program Agenda (coming soon)
  • Session Topics, Titles, Descriptions & Speakers (coming soon)
  • Confirmed Sponsors (coming soon)
  • Travel & Hotel Information (coming soon)
  • and more!

Click here for information on nominations for the 2024 Innovator of the Year!


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