Member Benefits

Virginia Bio is a member driven organization. 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, and we accelerate the growth of economic development for the Virginia bio-ecosystem.

Benefits of Membership of Include

  • Bio Business Solutions

    Exclusive access to one of the nation’s leading cost saving programs, compromised of top suppliers providing members access to crucial bottom-line savings, saving you thousands of dollars per year.

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  • Events & Programs

    Eligible to be a panel, webinar, or program speaker. Discounted and complimentary admission to vabio events, including the premier statewide bioscience conference, thrive.

  • Leadership

    Members will automatically be a participant of the biohealth capital region (maryland, d.C., and virginia) and will eligible to participate on va bio leadership committees and the va bio board of directors.

  • Strategic Networks

    Strategic Networks to accelerate member’s return of success – specialized events, targeted conferences, expert committees, leadership dinners, industry-focused meetings, C-suite roundtables, and member-to-member partnerships.

  • Change-Making

    Invitations to the jp morgan virginia reception, private industry tours, leadership dinners, c-suite roundtables, legislative coffees, and networking luncheons, at the statewide level to foster collaboration.

  • Strategies for Growth

    One-on-one meetings with va bio strategist to review interests and accelerate business opportunities utilizing our vast network within the life science space. What would take two years to build, we can provide in two minutes.

  • Member Directory

    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.

  • Funding Opportunities

    We have engaged g2g consulting to keep our members apprised of current and upcoming funding opportunities across the federal agencies for support of bioscience r&d and commercialization.

  • Talent acquisition

    Members receive discounted job postings on our career center and complimentary postings and review of cvs on the intern center.

  • Workforce Development

    Member companies can participate in stem-h education and workforce development initiatives to accelerate the growth of the life science ecosystem.

  • Free Marketing & PR

    We amplify your voice! Post your company bio, logo and hyperlink on the va bio directory, with unlimited promotional attachments. We will post your company news on our website and in our newsletter! Submit news here.

  • Sponsorship

    Members can sponsor individual va bio events and series or become premium partners to maximize exposure to our vast and diverse life science audience for year round support.

Virginia Bio Members Saved More Than $4.9 Million in 2019.

We are determined to help our members reduce their costs as much as possible, which is why we are a BIO Business Solutions® Affiliate, the largest cost savings purchasing program for the biotech industry operated by the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO).