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Events: Gateways to Professional Growth

Connect with like-minded entrepreneurs and business owners at NEXT events.

As Greenville’s aggregator of high-growth business connections, we at NEXT want to keep you in the loop with what’s happening in our community. From panel discussions to hack-a-thons, pitch meetings to happy hours, there’s always something happening in our lively community. Whether you want to learn from seasoned professionals or build your entrepreneurial network, attending an event can be the ultimate catalyst for growth.

Stay informed about what’s next by exploring our event calendar.

october, 2019

17oct5:30 pm8:00 pmManufacturing Celebration5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Event Details

This annual event, now in its 17th year, provides an opportunity for the community to thank manufacturers who continue to invest and grow their operations in Greenville. This evening of networking, good food and drinks, offers an opportunity for manufacturers to showcase their career opportunities at their facilities. The celebration also kicks off Greenville’s participation in the national NAM Manufacturing Day.


(Thursday) 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


GE Manufacturing Works

301 Feaster Road


Greenville Chamber

29oct(oct 29)5:00 pm31(oct 31)12:00 pmSCBIO 2019 Conference5:00 pm - 12:00 pm (31)


Event Details

Join hundreds of industry executives, leaders in government and higher education, biotechnology and pharma executives, and life sciences supporters from across America in Greenville, SC for SCBIO 2019 – SCBIO’s Annual Conference — October 29 – 31, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Greenville.

Top speakers and panelists will be on hand from such organizations as J&J InnovationBIO Global, Nephron Pharmaceuticals,  the SC Department of Commerce, South Carolina’s 3 research universities, Medtronic, Natalist, AdvaMed, Thorne, Ernst & Young, Prisma Health, Abbott, GCMI, AVX, IQVIA, VWR, Thermo Fisher Scientific, ZEUS, ChartSpan and many more.

Themed “Ignite The Future!”, the conference  features 2-plus days of intensive networking, innovation updates, opportunity discovery, partnership making and strategic discussion — all to help you ignite your business success!    Registrants include top officials across a broad spectrum of life sciences industries including:

  • Medical devices and medtech
  • Bio manufacturing and CMOs
  • Drug discovery, R&D and CROs
  • Pharmaceuticals and biopharma
  • Diagnostics and testing
  • Digital health and Health IT
  • Bioscience-related Distribution, BioAg  and more.


29 (Tuesday) 5:00 pm - 31 (Thursday) 12:00 pm


Hyatt Regency Greenville

220 N Main St