Welcome to the Iowa Biotechnology Association

Since 1994, the Iowa Biotechnology Association has provided benefits and services to promote the interests and growth of the life sciences industries in Iowa.  We are a non-profit, membership-based organization with a diversified membership including industry companies from all segments of biotechnology, universities and colleges, state and federal associations, as well as numerous service and support companies.  Our Association seeks to promote the success and growth of biotech-based business in Iowa, ultimately securing our strong biotech economy while growing our business & increasing our influence nationally and around the globe.

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We've Moved!

New Address as of July 2019:
500 E Court Avenue
Suite 112
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

Legislative Update Calls

Legislative Update Calls

February 21, March 20 & May 1


Mark your calendars for our new IowaBio Legislative Update Calls, which will be held at key times during and just after session, to give you the latest on what’s happening at the capitol. These calls are open to all IowaBio members. 

All calls with take place from 9:30-10:00am CST on the following dates...

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Upcoming IowaBio Events

Golf Outing

June 18, 2020
Norwalk, Iowa

Back by popular demand, IowaBio will once again host a golf outing Thursday, June 18th at The Legacy Golf Club in Norwalk, Iowa! The event will host a 9:30am shotgun start, a play-through lunch, course contests and an awards reception with raffle!

For the first time ever, this event will be open to members and non-members - the more the merrier! Register today to join us for a day of fun, prizes, and opportunities to network!

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Iowa BioVantage Program

Iowa BioVantage Program

At IowaBio, we provide our members with several services and benefits through our BioVantage Program.  Among these are Advocacy, Business Development, Education, Networking and Participation in our Purchasing Agreements.

Contracts include:

  • Scientific supplies/chemicals/equipment
  • Lab equipment/lab design/installation
  • Office supplies/computer equipment/office furniture
  • Insurance
  • Courier Services

Contract Highlights:

  • Most individual items are discounted by 10-80%
  • Direct delivery within 24-48 hours without shipping charges
  • Numerous rebate opportunities
  • The savings received from just a few orders usually covers the cost of a company’s annual membership dues

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