Event Invitation: April 15
BioME Student Showcase
& Spring Networking Reception

Join us for our 2nd annual BioME Student Showcase followed by a Spring Networking Reception. This event will take place on April 15th from 2-5:30PM (Student Showcase) and 5:30-7PM (Spring Networking Reception) at Cloudport CoWorking MultiSpace in Portland, ME.

Help to support innovation and student research in Maine! BioME Student Showcase is an exciting opportunity for Maine high school and college students to show off their passion for life science and present their research for a chance to win cash and academic prizes. Students must be enrolled in Maine educational institutions to participate. 

BioME Spring Networking Reception will follow. Come network with life sciences professionals and students in Maine over drinks and hors d'oeuvres. Both events are free to attend and open to all.

Cloudport, 63 Federal Street, Portland, ME 04101

2:00-2:30  Registration & poster setup
2:30-4:00  Poster competition – Maine BioGENEius Challenge
4:00-4:15 Coffee/ Snack break
4:15-5:30  Pitch competition
5:30-7:00 Spring Networking Reception & Winners
announcement and Awards presentation

Event Invitation: March 25
Baker Company Tour & Networking

Last spots available  - Join us on March 25th for a tour of The Baker Company, followed by refreshments and networking. This tour is a great opportunity for our members and guests to visit one of Maine's most innovative life science companies and catch a glimpse of how lab cabinets and hoods are built. Baker's laboratory products are built to order with precision craftsmanship and designed expressly for individual needs. Catch up with the local life sciences community during a networking get-together following the tour. This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.

The Baker Company, 175 Gatehouse Road, Sanford, ME 04073

Support BioME & Maine's Life Sciences industry by becoming a Sponsor!
Annual Sponsorship Packages

Starting in 2020, we are offering our members and friends a new way to support the life sciences industry in Maine, while simultaneously receiving an even broader range of brand exposure. Help us to continue delivering value to Maine’s growing life sciences industry through our annual sponsorship packages.

Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Logo displayed on BioME website & in monthly newsletter
  • Complimentary tickets to paid events
  • Logo recognition at events & promo materials
  • Speaking opportunities at evemts
  • 1 year BioME membership included

Event Recap
BioME Legislative Reception

On January 28, 2020, we hosted our annual BioME Legislative Reception at the Maple Hill Farm Inn & Conference Center in Hallowell, Maine.

BioME members and guests were given the opportunity to speak with Maine State Legislators about the bioscience industry in Maine and their policy needs. Legislators got an inside perspective of life sciences as a whole and how this industry affects Maine’s economy.

Event Recap
BioME Open House

BioME recently moved! Our Open House took place on January 9 from 4-6 PM at our
new office space in Portland. If you missed this event but would like to pay us a visit, please reach out.

NEW Member Benefit
Access to BioME Board Room

BioME members are now able to host meetings & presentations in our board room.
To check availability and book the room please contact  brianna@biomaine.org  at least 48 hours before your desired meeting time to reserve space. The room sits 14 comfortably.

BioME, 28 Maple Street, Suite 302, Portland, ME 04101
Roux Institue
A big step for Maine's life sciences' ecosystem

Northeastern University will establish a graduate school and research center in Portland to award certificates, master’s degrees and Ph.D.'s in artificial intelligence and machine learning — geared in particular toward the life sciences. Thank you to the Roux Family Foundation for this effort!
Noteworthy Job Openings

Laboratory Technician, EnviroLogix
Student Intern, The Jackson Laboratory
Senior Mechanical Engineer, The Baker Company
Laboratory Coordinator, University of New England
Laboratory Associate, Clinical Research Sample Acquisition, IDEXX
Manager, Center for Biometric Analysis, Jackson Laboratory
Bioinformatics Software Engineer, MDI Biological Laboratory
Manager of Manufacturing Operations, MMQCI
Research Technician, Husson University
Research Coordinator, MMCRI
Buyer Planner, Artel

To see these and more openings, please visit our Job Board