Become A Member
South Dakota Biotech Members are essential in establishing South Dakota as a biotech and life sciences industry leader nationally and internationally. South Dakota Biotech partners with the state's bioscience community and its affiliated businesses and organizations to create opportunities that lead to bioscience industry growth. Some of the benefits of becoming a South Dakota Biotech Member include:
DIRECT FINANCIAL SAVINGS
Significant discounts are available to SD BIO members on services, supplies, event registrations and exhibits.
This exclusive Partnership between Fisher Scientific and SD BIO offers aggressive pricing discounts providing up to a ten-fold return on investment from member dues.
BIO Business Solutions
Through its partnership with the Biotechnology Industry Organization the South Dakota Biotech Association offers its members the opportunity to take advantage of the discounted pricing and other benefits on products and services from the following service providers.
SD BIO represents the needs of its members by helping legislators and regulators stay focused on the biotech issues and by fighting for legislation and regulation that positively impacts our industry.
- Drug Safety
- Access to SBIR Grants
- Agricultural Regulations
- Bioenergy Policy
- Acceptance of Biotechnology
- Follow-on Biologics
- Increased NIH funding
- Bioethics Issues
- Patent Reform
- FDA Appropriation
- Food & Agriculture
- Economic Development
- Human Health
- R & D investment
- Intellectual Property
ACCESS TO SD BIO INFORMATION AND EVENTS
South Dakota Biotech members will receive quarterly newsletters, legislative updates and periodic access to Association updates.
Networking and Events
South Dakota Biotech can take advantage of periodic events and gain access to our legislators throughout the year at various SD BIO events. BIO AFTER HOURS showcases various members by hosting and offers valuable networking opportunities.
Members can take advantage of SD BIO news dissemination services at no cost to supply news releases and information across the State, Midwest or entire United States.
SD Biotech Membership Application & Sponsorship Opportunities