Include LifeScience Alley in your marketing plan! We can help you reach a targeted audience in the life sciences with your company's message. (Click for information about our members.) Your marketing dollars help support LifeScience Alley programming and initiatives. We have several avenues available to help you effectively reach our member organizations and key decision makers.

2012 Update/Sponsorship Summary (as of Jan. 20, 2012)
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View Education Program Sponsorships


Email Advertising

Advertise in LifeScience Alley's most widely-distributed email communication - the weekly Program Calendar.  These emails are delivered to over 14,000 life science decision-makers intent on staying informed by LifeScience Alley.  Advertising is available for month-long periods in a series of four emails. See the Advertising Rates & Reservation Form below for more information.


Website Advertising

The LifeScience Alley website is a great place to extend your reach to members of the life science community. It offers rotating placement throughout the site, creating more opportunities for your message to be seen.



Reach the largest audience by selecting discounted email and website advertising packages.

  Advertising Rates & Reservation Form (PDF)

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Annual Event Sponsorships

Annual Conference (November 20, 2013)

The day's events will include many opportunities for sponsorship in an exhibit hall designed to facilitate resource identification and business partnerships.

In addition, ten organizations from around the country will be selected to display a novel or innovative technology in this year's New Technology Showcase.  The selected technologies will represent a significant potential market impact in medical devices, biologics and pharmaceuticals, health IT, and health care delivery.  More information about the application process for the Showcase will be coming soon.

To apply for the New Technology Showcase, please visit our conference website at

For sponsorship and exhibiting opportunities, contact Chris Hanson at or (952) 746-3831.


2013 Minnesota Bioscience Summit - More Information to Come

Check back for more information about the 2013 Summit.


12th Annual MedTech Investing Conference (May 8, 2013)

The Annual MedTech Investing Conference is designed to bridge the gap between small and emerging medical technology companies and venture capital investors. In addition to regional attendees, the event attracts investors from both the east and west coasts, and provides entrepreneurs with a great opportunity to gain valuable insights in building and financing their companies. This event is known for its high quality information, excellent networking and deal-making opportunities. LifeScience Alley partners with International Business Forum (IBF) to host this event.

Visit the MedTech Investing Conference website


Community Update Breakfasts (Members-only)

These quarterly meetings are complimentary for employees of new and renewing member organizations (verified upon registration).  They include membership updates on our Advocating, Educating, Making Connections, and Cultivating Innovation activities, along with networking time for attendees. They are generally held at Risdall Marketing Group in New Brighton.

Community Update Breakfasts Sponsorship Information

Networking Events

Alley Chats Networking Events are open exclusively to LifeScience Alley members and are held quarterly at member facilities. Sponsoring an Alley Chats Networking Event has been a successful method used by many organizations to showcase their products, services, and expertise in the life sciences to a highly targeted audience. Sponsorship is exclusively open to LifeScience Alley members, and only two sponsors are accepted for each event.

Alley Chats Sponsorship Form (PDF) - 2013 Opportunities Sold Out
View upcoming Alley Chats on the Event Calendar

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Program Sponsorships

Diabetes Leadership Roundtable

The primary goals of the Diabetes Leadership Roundtable are to gather key players to solve critical problems – as noted by roundtable members – and to develop collaboration and business opportunities in the field of diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and obesity throughout the Upper Midwest.  Meetings are quarterly.

Diabetes Leadership Roundtable Sponsorship Information - Sold Out through June 2013


Pharma Biologics Forum

This new event, launched in March 2012, represents the birth of a new community focused exclusively on the growing number of pharmaceutical and biologics companies in our region. The format of this forum is an invite-only roundtable session aimed at leaders of these firms and sponsoring organizations.  The goals will be to connect key pharma and biologics constituents in order to fuel collaboration.


Small Business Leaders' Forum

Leaders of small scientific businesses are invited to meet to share best practices for supporting and growing an emerging organization. These meetings will provide attendees with an opportunity to network with each other and hear from seasoned experts about issues uniquely affecting heads of emerging companies.

Small Business Leaders' Sponsorship Information - 1 Opportunity Remaining


Women's Leadership Luncheons for Life Science and Health Care Professionals

In today's health care and life science business environment, having a strong and diverse network is especially important. Greater connectivity leads to a better understanding of the shifting landscape and provides a source of innovation across interrelated industries. Beyond that, expanding your network of people and mentors on whom to rely as a sounding board for professional advice is a key ingredient among women leaders who thrive. These luncheons are designed to be a networking forum for women in life science and healthcare community at all career stages and include industry insights from highly accomplished female leaders.

Women's Leadership Luncheon Sponsorship Information - 2013 Opportunities Sold Out


Women's Leadership Roundtable for Life Science and Health Care Professionals

Our community is fortunate to include many talented leaders – executives from diverse backgrounds who share both a passion for the life sciences and health care fields, as well as the drive to make a difference. LifeScience Alley’s Women’s Leadership Roundtables help you engage outside of your organization to diversify your experiences, broaden your go-to network and develop your leadership skills. This program is designed specifically for women executives in the life science and health care community – medical device, pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms as well as health care providers and payers.


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