AZBio Government Affairs Committee

Date(s) - 8 Dec 2011
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM


Location: SkySong, Rm # 249 – Imagination (1475 N. Scottsdale Road, Suite 200, Scottsdale AZ)

Call in number: 1-800-444-2801 access code 1196450
Cost: free

Event Description: 
The Government Affaiirs Committee discusses public policy issues that affect our AZBio Membership. The Committee drafts position statements for review and approval by the Board of Directors, and develops strategies for the association’s advocacy activities and provides opportunities for education and access to information on key issues that affect our bioscience industry at the local and national level.


  • Media Advocacy, Government Affairs Blog, SBIT/STTR sign on with SBTC
  • Trailblazer Recap – What worked well – What can be improved. See Link for recap
    and photos
  • Results from AZBio Member ViewPoint Survey – see link
  • Any actions that need to be taken prior to Congress’ winter recess
  • AZBio’s 2012 Government Affairs Plan, Flinn Policy Statements, and Key actions for our
    committee in 2012
  • Buddy Calls with Key Elected officials and Legislators – Schedule and Buddies
  • The beginning of planning for BIO’s Spring Fly In – April 24-25, 2012
  • Thoughts for education around Member Advocacy and local legislative meet and greets in
  • Membership and Support Campaign

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