2019 Partners


Hosting Partner

Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. is focused on translating ground-breaking science into genomic medicines with the potential to transform patients' lives using gene therapy, ex vivo gene-edited cell therapy, in vivo genome editing, and gene regulation. For more information about Sangamo, visit www.sangamo.com




Innovation Partner

Bio-Techne is a global life sciences company providing innovative tools and bioactive reagents for research and clinical diagnostic communities. Bio-Techne’s product portfolio, representing the biomedical research brands of R&D Systems, Novus Biologicals, Tocris, ProteinSimple and ACD, assists scientific investigations into biological processes and the nature San Jose, CA 95134


Thermo Fisher Scientific

Innovation Partner

Thermo Fisher Scientific is the world leader in serving science, generating $19.8 billion in annual revenue. Customers worldwide trust our tools and solutions to help them accelerate innovation and enhance productivity – from bench to clinic. Together, we’re making advancements that make a real difference. We do that by providing an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support that you can expect from our premier, Gibco and Cell Therapy Systems (CTS) brands.


Access Biologicals 


Access Biologicals is a reliable and consistent source of high quality plasma and serum products. As the only company that directly collects and processes Human Male AB serum, we offer a completely closed loop system from donor to bottle.  Our collections are in FDA licensed facilities located in the U.S. and we process under cGMP standards in our FDA registered, ISO certified manufacturing facility. With our strict internal standards we’re a step ahead of our competition!




Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to create medicines that make life better for people around the orld. We were founded in 1876 by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission.