- Committed to effective communication throughout the Association, with other organizations and with the life science industry.
- Values diversity in its membership and professional disciplines and promotes inclusiveness.
- Dedicated to advancing innovation in research, science, and technology.
- Adheres to the highest standards of ethical conduct.
- Driven by the needs of its members.
- Supports and encourages the active participation of all its members.
- Values professional development through networking, service, education and scientific exchange.
- Offers quality programming and other services to its members, the community, and the public, with an emphasis on innovation and inclusiveness.