Join Us for the Fourth Annual Bio Supply Chain Academy Conference
November 7-8, 2011

"Reducing Healthcare Costs and Maximizing Quality Patient Care through Worldwide Supply Chain Partnering, Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Bio Life Sciences Industry"

Biotech Supply Chain Academy 2008 Participant Feedback

"It was a great first step.  As an industry supplier, I have a keen interest in collaborating with our customers to improve industry practices."

     Mike Mitchel
     Supply Chain Management
     Sigma-Aldrich Company

About Bio Supply Management Alliance

The Bio Supply Management Alliance was born out of the need to create a worldwide community of operations and supply chain management leaders and professionals in the biotech, biopharma, and biomedical device industries. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, home to more than 600 bio firms, the Alliance provides a forum for collaboration, learning and best practice sharing of practitioners, executives and thought leaders in these uniquely demanding industry sectors.

Founders Tim Salaver and Devendra Mishra have forged relationships with key industry leaders and defined initiatives with a vision to create process, people, procedure and policy improvements in this vital sector. Our advisors are senior executives from AmgenBio-Rad Laboratories, Genentech, Alcon Laboratories, Bayer Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente and BioMarin Pharmaceutical, thought leaders from academic institutions such as Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of California, Berkeley, Golden Gate UniversityTexas Christian University, and Pepperdine University and professional organizations APICS Golden Gate Chapter and CSCMP

HERE to see the BSMA Board of Advisors.

Because life depends on usTM, the Bio Supply Management Alliance supports continuous learning and improvement of bio supply management professionals.

Bio Supply Management Alliance Mission

To build effective and efficient supply chain STRATEGY for the biotech, biopharma, pharma and biomedical device industries by developing, advancing, and disseminating best practices, knowledge, and research. 

To encourage and promote supply chain INNOVATION within the biotech, biopharma, pharma and biomedical device industries for the highest quality and clinical outcomes in patient care and welfare.

To create a supply chain COMMUNITY of thought and practice leaders from the business, professional association and academic sectors for information exchange, shared services, and collaboration.

Devendra Mishra, Executive Director, Bio Supply Management Alliance, listens intently at the Biotech Supply Chain Academy 2010.


Devendra Mishra

Founder and Executive Director

Tim Salaver

Founder and EVP

Operations and Technology

Arleen Salaver

VP, Finance and Administration

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