Program Sponsorship

Partnering Day Program

The Partnering Day Program is an opportunity to promote your company as a CLSA partner of choice, and leverage our network and resources. You’ll be able to connect with small high-quality therapeutic, device, and diagnostic companies in California and gain unparalleled access to novel technologies for co-development.

Exclusive Sponsor Package – $25,000

  • Partnering Day sponsor will be announced as event headliner, e.g., [Your Name] Partnering Day, with the event date and location set in close coordination with CLSA
  • Sponsor will determine specific therapeutic research and development areas, technologies, and stage of development to focus during Partnering Day, and CLSA will promote this agenda to companies in its California network
  • CLSA will create a dedicated web page and will promote Partnering Day to CLSA members and Fellows via direct marketing through our network of California venture funds and entrepreneurship programs as well as our marketing partners
  • Partnering Day Sponsor will have an opportunity to deliver an exclusive presentation during the Opening Plenary (up to 80 executives):
    • “Partner of Choice” pitch
    • Current areas of R&D interest
    • Partnering strategy and process
    • Completed deals, partnerships in place (portfolio of companies)
    • Business development team member introductions
  • CLSA will work closely with the Partnering Day Sponsor to identify and pre-qualify small therapeutic, diagnostic, and medical device companies, request additional information as necessary, and schedule meetings
  • Partnering Day Sponsor will be provided an opportunity to hold targeted one-on-one meetings for up to six therapeutic/disease areas or tracks (additional tracks subject to space availability; additional charges may apply)
  • Opportunity to host a targeted luncheon session for up to 40 individuals
  • Opportunity to coordinate with CLSA in pre-mailing of partnering materials to approved companies, including:
    • Partnering strategy and focus
    • Biographies and photos of the relevant team members
    • Information on completed deals and partnerships already in place
  • CLSA will write an article before the Partnering Day and post it on the CLSA web site; after the Partnering Day CLSA will write a comprehensive overview of the day (including key contact information) and send it to CLSA subscribers via the CLSA Wire monthly newsletter

Partnering Day Audience

Business Development Reception Package – $5,000

  • Host a reception for up to 100 business development, and C-suite executives on the eve of or at the conclusion of the Partnering Day (by invitation)

Dinner Package – $5,000

  • Host a private dinner for up to 25 investors and business development and/or C-suite executives on the eve of or at the conclusion of the Partnering Day (by invitation)

Additional CLSA Event Options

The Partnering Day Program is an opportunity to promote your company as a CLSA partner of choice, and leverage our network and resources. You’ll be able to connect with small high-quality therapeutic, device, and diagnostic companies in California and gain unparalleled access to novel technologies for co-development.

Executive Dinners | TBD | Various – $7,500

The CLSA Executive Dinner Series includes personalized, intimate dinners of up to 20 individuals that offer a casual environment of great food, wine and peer-to-peer exchange on industry issues. Executive Dinner invitations are issued exclusively to life science company executives based on topic relevance. This single event sponsorship is by invitation only and offers the following benefits:

  • Positioned as an Exclusive Dinner Sponsor;
  • Invitation issued to one company executive to participate in this closed event (with a preference given
    to a company expert on selected topic);
  • An opportunity to work collaboratively with CLSA on a discussion topic;
  • Anchor invitations and guest list;
  • Company logo included on all event-related materials: electronic invitations, registration confirmations
    and event signage; and
  • An opportunity to provide a VIP gift for attendees bearing sponsor’s logo.

Bio on the Bay/Bio on the Beach Networking Events | TBD | Various – $3,000

These casual and informal quarterly events bring the local life sciences community together in interesting venues to encourage new relationships and strengthen existing partnerships between organizations and life sciences professionals. This package includes:

  • An opportunity to work collaboratively with CLSA on a venue and theme;
  • Anchor invitations and guest list; and
  • Company logo included on all event-related materials: electronic invitations, registration confirmations
    and event signage.

CLSA Annual Open House | July 2017 | San Francisco or San Diego – SOLD OUT

Our Annual Warehouse Party is an opportunity for both member and non-member companies to learn what CLSA has to offer; to meet and understand the discounts and benefits provided through our Business Solutions and Member to Member programs. This package includes:

  • An opportunity to work collaboratively with CLSA on a venue and theme;
  • Anchor invitations and guest list; and
  • Company logo included on all event-related materials: electronic invitations, registration confirmations
    and event signage

Progress & Profit Webinar Series | TBD | Virtual – $1,000 per webinar

The Progress & Profit webinar series is designed to promote a custom one-hour webinar developed and hosted by the Sponsor to educate our members on a topic specifically of interest to the life science community. This package includes:

  • HTML Invitation
  • Four dedicated email blasts to designated database contacts (market segment, functional roles & titles)
  • Listings on the CLSA Advantage Calendar and