California Life Sciences to host 20th annual Pantheon Awards, celebrating California’s top scientific innovators, Nov 1


SAN FRANCICSO, Calif, — California Life Sciences (CLS), the state’s most impactful life sciences membership organization, invites members of the press to attend the 2023 Pantheon Awards, California’s largest life sciences awards celebration, now celebrating its 20th anniversary.

What: California Life Sciences Pantheon Awards, a prestigious and long-running awards celebration, brings together nearly 1,000 industry pioneers—including innovators, investors, and educators, to recognize the achievements of those making scientific advancements in the state.

When: Wednesday, November 1, 5-8:30 p.m. at the Westin St. Francis, 335 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102. The award ceremony takes place 7:30pm-8:30pm.

Additional Event Details: Briefings and interviews with Mike Guerra, president and CEO of CLS, are available upon request on-site or in advance. Interviews with awardees are available as requested, with high-resolution video available following the event.

Members of the press can RSVP to [email protected]. Information on our nominees can be found here. A media kit with access to photo and video can be found here.

About the Pantheon Awards: For the past 20 years, CLS has recognized the state’s leaders from across the pharmaceutical, biotech and other allied industries to pay tribute to those making exceptional contributions to the life sciences industry. The Pantheon awards recognize excellence and celebrate the contributions and achievements of leading life sciences innovators representing therapeutic, diagnostic, medical device, and industrial biotechnology companies.

About California Life Sciences (CLS): CLS is the state’s most impactful life sciences membership organization, advocating for the sector and its diverse innovation pipeline. For more than 30 years, CLS has served the community by supporting companies of all sizes, from early-stage innovators and startups to established industry leaders in the fields of biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, and medical technology. CLS also works closely with universities, academic and research institutions, the investment community, and other critical partners that promote this vibrant sector. With offices in South San Francisco, San Diego, Sacramento, Los Angeles, and Washington DC, CLS works to shape public policy, improve access to breakthrough technologies, educate lawmakers, and advance equity within our ecosystem by championing innovative solutions for some of the most pressing challenges of our times. In doing so, CLS fulfills its mission to protect and nurture California’s life sciences industry, empowering discoveries that lead to healthier lives around the world.