In The Loop for the week of October 2, 2011

It’s time to pick up our momentum and move our bioscience industry forward faster.  At AZBio, we’re committed to keeping you In The Loop with weekly updates along with news on opportunities and events to help you get connected, engaged, and involved.

Scientists, Innovators, Investors and Entrepreneurs. 

That’s who you will meet at this year’s AZBio Expo on Friday October 14th.

We have a full house  for the AZBio Awards on October 13th as our Fast Lane Companies and 2011 AZBio Awards Winners take the stage in recognition of their contributions to moving their organizations and our industry  Forward Faster.  But that’s just the beginning.  The AZBio Expo on October 14th is THE place to be with a full day of keynotes, work shops and panels designed to bring you up to date on “What’s Hot” and how you can find what YOU need to move Forward Faster.

  • ASU’s Dr. Michael Birt calls for a shift toward sustainable health at the Arizona BioIndustry Association’s 2011 Expo.  Click hereto read all about it.
  • Meet IBM’s Watsonand learn why Jeopardy! was just the beginning
  • Learn why it is smart to trust your instincts in a special keynote presentation at lunch with award winning theorist and researcher Kathy Kolbe
  • Get the scoop on Access to Capital from the Toronto Stock Exchange and tips about funding your business from Ron Michaels of the Stratford Group.
  • Get in the know with sessions on BioBiz, BioScience, and What’s HOT in AZ from TREO, GPEC and NACET

Connect in the AZBio Industry Exposition Hall with AZBio Fast Lane Companies and Award Winners including many of our … AZBio Award Winners and Fast Lane Companies.

Oh and did I mention, one lucky attendee will be going home with a NEW iPad2 thanks to 360 Vantage!

AZBio Awards and Expo
October 13 – 14, 2011   Sheraton Wild Horse Pass, Chandler, Arizona .

Celebrate the best of Arizona bioscience, share ideas, and move things forward…FASTER.

Check it all out at

Don’t forget to join AZBio or renew your membership.

AZBio Members get BIG savings.  To begin your AZBio Membership and to renew on-line click here.

Hot off the Press
Read the full article on how Arizona Is Moving Forward Faster By Activating Its Collaborative Gene!

Help us connect to Arizona’s future bioscience leaders to our leaders of today.  Check out the new AZBio Sponsor a Student Program. 

What’s Happening @AZBio?


Mark Your Calendars

Beer & Bio Southern AZ  Oct 11, 2011  Join us at The Fox and Hound on the North side of Tucson for a little Beer & Bio   More Info…
AZBio Awards  
Oct 13, 2011  Join us to celebrate the best of Arizona’s Bioscience Industry and Meet WATSON

AZBio EXPO  Oct 14, 2011  Connect, Engage and Showcase your company at Arizona’s premier bioscience gathering!  More Info…

AZBio Trailblazer Awards and Legislative Appreciation Luncheon  Dec 1, 2011 at the Phoenix Country Club – More Info…

Partner Events:  Save the Date
Arizona Entrepreneurship Conference in partnership with OTEF  November 16, 2011
Governor’s Celebration of Innovation in partnership with the Arizona Technology Council, AZBio members may attend at the AZTC Member rate.  November 17, 2011
Join AZBio at the Personalized Medicine World Conference (PMWC 2011) on January 18-19 in Silicon Valley

AZBio Purchasing Power Pays! 

Did you know that many AZBio Members experience significant savings each year with the AZBio Purchasing Power Program

Get big savings from VWR, Office Depot, Federal Express, HUB, Chubb and many more great companies. Your company’s participation supports AZBIO and makes and impact where it matters most – on your bottom line!Be sure to check out how your company can save with the AZBio Purchasing Power program. In times like these, every opportunity to save counts.

Contact Us

AZBio – Business Office –  107 S. Southgate Drive, Chandler, AZ 85226

AZBio @SkySong – 1475 N. Scottsdale Road, , Scottsdale, AZ 85257     480.779.8101

AZBio  Supporters help AZBio support you.
Legacy Level: Arizona Commerce Authority Flinn Foundation

Chairmans’ Level:  Up Stream Consulting

Leadership Level360 VANTAGE Celgene Corporation KCA Polsinelli Shughart

Gold Level:   Affordable Image ASU SkySong BIO Drip Media Ernst and Young

Northern Arizona University Snell and Wilmer VWR Medtronic Tempe Campus PADT Medical Provista Diagnostics
Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.

Silver Level:
City of Phoenix
Fennemore Craig Lohman Company, PLLC
   The CORE Institute

The Phoenix Business Journal The University of Arizona  The Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University

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