Women In Bio has alliances with many complementary organizations who share the mission of helping women advance their careers in life sciences.

Strategic Partners

BIO Logo 2013 SmallBIO is the world's largest trade association representing all sectors of the biotech industry including companies, universities, government and non-profit organizations. Women In Bio has a long-standing alliance with BIO and holds its annual celebration at the BIO International Convention each year. WIB also is an exhibitor and holds Meetups at the BIO convention, which serves as a key venue for people around the country and the world to get together, expand their network and benefit from both organizations. 

Smartbrief_logo.pngSmartBrief has partnered with Women In Bio to produce the weekly free WIB-SmartBrief newsletter which covers women making news in biosciences. For a free subscription, register here.

Springboard2Springboard Enterprises is a network of expert innovators, investors and influencers dedicated to building high-growth technology-oriented companies led by women.Women In Bio has partnered with Springboard to hold many events about entrepreneurship in life sciences. 

Local Chapter Partners

BiocomWIB Southern California is partnering with Biocom, a member-driven organization providing unmatched opportunities and resources to help life science companies and their employees fulfill their business goals and improve life through advancements in health, energy and agriculture. Biocom partners with WIB Southern California to provide venues and co-promote events.

BIO-Buzz -logo -300wWIB Washington DC/Baltimore is partnering with BIOBuzz. For over 4 years BioBuzz has been hosting the community at monthly networking events and social gatherings. BioBuzz is working to build a stronger community by bringing the biotech workforce out of the offices and labs to culture relationships, instead of cells. By building a stronger social community we will enhance business and job opportunities for everyone in the region. Women In Bio -  DC/Baltimore chapter will partner with BioBuzz to help promote each other's events that will further strengthen the local biotech community.

Bhi -logo -600 WIB Washington DC/Baltimore is partnering with BioHealth Innovation. BHI is a regional innovation intermediary that accelerates and facilitates technology transfer and commercialization of market-relevant research in federal labs, universities, and biohealth companies in the Region.  It is a private-public partnership in the form of a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit that connects the Region’s innovation assets to provide integrated technical knowledge, financial means and entrepreneurial/managerial expertise to turn promise into prosperity for the region while advancing human health.

MD Department Of Commerce WIB Washington DC/Baltimore is parentering with Maryland Department of Commerce.  Maryland's Department of Commerce focuses on attracting, retaining, and expanding businesses and creating jobs in Maryland, and markets Maryland’s many assets to companies across the nation and abroad.


AMWA-Logo -F 1 17 17WIB-Chicago is partnering with the American Medical Women’s Association, an organization which functions at the local, national, and international level to advance women in medicine and improve women's health, to promote events and collaborate on programs that bring together Chicago’s vibrant life sciences community.

MATTER-Logo 2017WIB-Chicago is partnering with MATTER. MATTER is a community of healthcare innovators, an incubator of ideas, and a catalyst for change. They are boots-on-the-ground entrepreneurs pushing against the status quo and established institutions dedicated to improving patients’ lives. At MATTER they are all hungry for change, and are working together to solve real and complex healthcare problems.  WIB-Chicago has partnered with MATTER to provide venues and co-promote events. 

WIB Southern California to partner with 2nd Annual Precision Medicine Leaders Summit in San Diego.

PMLS August 1 Banner 2017

Building on the success of our Inaugural event last year, we are proud to announce the Precision Medicine Leaders Summit is returning to San Diego August 21-24th, 2017. With another line up of world renowned speakers, this year with over 35% of these being women, the program offers an insight into the changing landscape of healthcare and science on a global level. The introduction of workshops and roundtables plus two networking events, this year’s Summit has something for everyone. We are pleased to be able to offer the WIB group discount of 25% - enter code WIB when registering at – we hope to see you in SD. Follow us @JournPrecMed, #pmls17


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