The services provided by CBSA are designed to support members through business networking events, advocacy on behalf of the industry to elected officials, bottom line savings through purchasing programs, and knowledge-sharing programs.

A key benefit offered by CBSA membership is in knowing that you are an integral part of an active industry community that is united in the goal of ensuring Colorado’s position as a leader in bioscience research, development and manufacturing. The strength of this community is reflected in the valuable connections drawn between members, and the opportunities provided to help individuals grow their businesses and Colorado’s innovative industries.

We invite you to learn more about membership in CBSA. This organization exists to serve you and our community.

If you have any specific questions about membership and would like to learn more, please contact
Tracey Nilson, Director of Partnerships, at

View the 2018 Member Benefits Report

Summary of Benefits

Connections & Collaboration

  • Programs and networking events are hosted throughout the year, most of which are free or discounted to CBSA members and their employees.
  • Various committees exist to connect with other CBSA members and contribute your thought leadership
  • B2B connections and referrals to get the companies the help they need to grow their business
  • Access to invite-only roundtables
Visibility & Resources
Exclusive Cost Savings Programs
  • CBSA negotiates on behalf of members to save on products and services through partnerships with BIO Business Solutions and Fisher Scientific.  Learn more about the Business Savings Programs here
  • CBSA team leads advocacy efforts at the state and federal level on behalf of the industry and members who have dedicated their careers to improving health care for patients in Colorado and across the world.  Learn more about CBSA's State Policy Priorities & Federal Policy Priorities
  • The Annual Day at the Capitol highlights the innovation and brings awareness to the industry and state
  • CBSA participates in the Annual Advamed and BIO Fly-Ins in Washington D.C. to engage with members of Congress and their senior staff on pressing issues facing the industry
Access to Capital
The CBSA is a fantastic resource for networking with the biotechnology and medical device community. The frequent events are both a valuable source of information and the best way to connect with key players in the industry here in Colorado."

Jim Wilson, Partner
EY, Denver, CO