BIO Digital 2021
Life Sciences BC is extremely proud to lead the BC delegation to BIO Digital 2021. The members listed below exemplify the world-class biotech research and innovation at work in our province. British Columbia is home to Canada’s fastest-growing life sciences sector with over 1,000 life sciences companies, offering enormous potential for partners and investors.
The companies listed cover a broad spectrum of biotech innovation and excellence, from our world renown antibody discovery platforms through targeted therapeutics development to real-time motion assessment and local drug delivery models. We are showcasing a strong presence in the fields of immunology, regenerative medicine and surgery, oncology, and chronic and infectious disease therapeutics. Our companies support research through cell culture platforms and by offering business development services.
Our LSBC 2018 report on the sector showed more than 17,300 jobs at 1,120 companies. Over the last year, British Columba has experienced exponential growth, attracting over $2B of capital.
Three years on and we’re still growing.
We’re home to four of Canada’s largest life sciences companies and the country’s biggest biotech employer. Not only is our province a prime location for life sciences research and development but it also attracts and retains highly skilled talent. With excellent public infrastructure and a well-supported research ecosystem, the BC life sciences sector thrives. It’s helping to drive economic recovery and competitiveness in addition to contributing meaningfully to global health.
We invite you to connect with our LSBC members presenting at BIO Digital and join our momentum.
Download our brochure to learn more about each company: BC_Delegation_to_BIO_Digital official[pdf]
· XCO Tech
Great to have had the support from Ravi Kahlon, the ministry of jobs, economics, recovery, and innovation from the government of British Columbia. Watch his opening remarks here
Watch the recorded video of the LSBC event here