Blakes Breakfast Speaking Series

On Thursday, December 2, Life Sciences BC held its Blakes Breakfast Speaking Series webinar on neurological diseases. The Blakes Breakfast Speaking series is our longest-standing event series and one of our most popular. These breakfasts include presentations by local, national, and multinational life science companies and typically attract a cross-section of our life sciences community members. […]

Showcase Series: Prince George

On Tuesday, December 14, Life Sciences BC hosted its Showcase Series: Prince George event. This was a unique opportunity to learn more about Life Sciences BC, along with the cutting-edge research and development being done in the Prince George area. The event included a wide range of guests from the political, business, and academic worlds. […]

Gairdner Webinar: Gut Peptides Drive Therapeutic Innovation

Introduction and Q&A Moderator: The event was moderated by Dr. Janet Rossant, President & Scientific Director, The Gairdner Foundation   Speaker: Dr. Daniel Drucker, Professor of Medicine – Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Senior Scientist, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mt. Sinai Hospital The Gairdner Foundation was pleased to partner with Life Sciences BC again for a […]

Career Connect Day presented by BioTalent Canada

Life Sciences BC was pleased to announce our third annual Career Connect Day presented by BioTalent Canada. Career Connect Day helped connect life sciences companies and organizations from across the sector with university/college students and job seekers. This event also provided the opportunity for business and human resource leaders to connect and learn from panels […]

McCarthy Spotlight Speaking Series: Oncology

Theme: Oncology This Spotlight Speaking Series is proudly presented by McCarthy Tétrault LLP. Our McCarthy Spotlight Speaking Series is one of our longest-standing event series – and one in which our attendees see the most value. Held twice a year, these events start with presentations on specific topics by local representatives of Life Sciences BC members. In […]

Access to Innovation 2022

"Building on Excellence: A Vibrant Future for BC Life Sciences" Life sciences is one of the fastest-growing sectors in the BC economy and as a sector is at the forefront of both developing innovations to address the COVID-19 pandemic and driving job creation and the economic recovery of the province. 2022 marked the 7th Annual […]

Invest in the West presented by Amplitude Ventures

Invest in the West presented by Amplitude Ventures was our opportunity to bring together stakeholders in the healthcare innovation ecosystem. Entrepreneurs told their stories and received feedback and engagement from a wide range of investor stakeholders. Investor participants ranged from angel investors, venture capital, corporate venture, and foundations. In addition, tech transfer offices, innovation councils, […]

Showcase Series: Vancouver Island

On Wednesday, April 6, Life Sciences BC hosted its Showcase Series: Vancouver Island event. This was a unique opportunity to learn more about Life Sciences BC, along with the cutting-edge research and development being done on Vancouver Island. The event included a wide range of guests from the political, business, and academic worlds. Speakers:   […]

Showcase Series: Surrey

On Wednesday, May 11th, Life Sciences BC hosted its Showcase Series: Surrey event. This was a unique opportunity to learn more about Life Sciences BC, along with the cutting-edge research and development being done in Surrey and Greater Vancouver. The event included a wide range of guests from the political, business, and academic worlds. Event […]

BC Showcase: BIO San Diego

On Wednesday, June 8th, Life Sciences BC hosted the BC Showcase: BIO San Diego webinar. This event gave guests a chance to learn more about the world-leading, innovative research and advancements taking place in the province of British Columbia. The speaker panel featured a few of the BC companies that would be going to the […]

BIO International Convention

The BIO International Convention is back and in-person. Join us from June 13-16 in San Diego, California for four exciting days of networking, programming, and partnering opportunities that will shape the future of our industry and celebrate the scientific discoveries transforming our world. Explore ‘LIMITLESS’ possibilities alongside thousands of global biotechnology and pharma leaders as […]

LSBC Summer Social

Life Sciences BC welcomed back in-person events with the Summer Social, a networking opportunity that allowed individuals to connect with peers and stakeholders in a relaxing atmosphere while enjoying the summer sun. This year the Summer Social was held on June 23rd, 2022 at the Marriott Pinnacle Hotel from 5pm-7pm PT.  This was our first […]