Past Events


Mon, Oct 15 2012 to Wed, Oct 17 2012

Cell Culture Methods Workshop

Learn components of a cell culture laboratory, equipment, instruments and biopharmaceutical regulations

Perform basic cell culture techniques including how to prepare media, maintain cell lines and perform ryopreservation and sterility testing

Engage in authentic regulatory practices and procedures used in an industrial cell culture facility

Perform hands-on experiments and case study of ImmunoSite Technologies, a contract research and testing ... Read more


Sun, Oct 7 2012 to Wed, Oct 10 2012

BioFlorida's 15th annual Conference

BioFlorida 15th annual Conference is the premier event for Florida's bioscience community. This year's meeting will bring together 500+ professionals from across Florida, the Southeast and the nation to discuss major trends and issues, including topics related to product development, scientific research, business development, financing and public policy.
Join Your Peers

The Conference attracts bioscience professionals from the biotech, pharma and medical device industries including scientists, ... Read more


Wed, Aug 15 2012 to Sun, Aug 19 2012

Workshop includes:

? Transforming Cells with Foreign Genes - DNA makes RNA makes Protein

? Maximizing Protein Production and Purification (the cash)

? Quality Control

? Clinical Trials Board Game

? Biomanufacturing Career Pathways

? Tour of a Local Biomanufacturing Facility

? Continental ... Read more


Mon, Jul 23 2012 to Fri, Jul 27 2012

HI-TEC is a national conference on advanced technological education. Educators, industry representatives, students and technicians attend HI-TEC to network, share information, and update their knowledge and skills. HI-TEC focuses on the preparation needed by the existing and future workforce for companies in the high-tech sectors that drive our nation's economy.

Note: make your hotel reservations by July 10, 2012: Hotel information

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Tue, Jul 17 2012 to Wed, Jul 25 2012

This is a fantastic professional development opportunity offered through our collaborators at Coastal Marine Biolabs! This group, based in Ventura Harbor, California is engaging high school science teachers and students in the International Barcode of Life (iBOL) project, a landmark biodiversity genomics initiative. This is a great way to introduce cutting edge research into your classroom! They will be running their workshop this summer, July 17th-24th, in Northern California at the Bodega Marine Lab and offering a $1000 travel stipend for those who attend and complete the program! We ... Read more


Mon, Jul 9 2012 to Thu, Jul 12 2012

The North Valley Biotechnology Center and the Biotechnology Program at American River College are pleased to offer a series of Workshops which will support our Equipment Loan Program! This 3-day Summer Workshop will focus on biomolecular techniques commonly used in industry and University labs. Attendance at the workshop will make you eligible to participate in our Equipment Loan Program!

July 9-11, 2012
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
American River College, Sacramento

Workshop Highlights:

Hands on molecular biology lab exercises in an accessible format for the ... Read more


Wed, Jun 20 2012 to Sat, Jun 23 2012

Genome Consortium for Active Teaching

Synthetic Biology Workshop

GCAT is pleased to announce a synthetic biology faculty workshop for the summer of 2012 (June 20-22) hosted by HHMI's Science Education Alliance (SEA). The workshop is designed for two-person teams (one biologist, one non-biologist). Registration is FREE, and travel will be reimbursed upon completion of the workshop. Application deadline is January 10.

You can learn more about synthetic biology at this web site: ... Read more


Mon, Jun 18 2012 to Tue, Jun 19 2012
Register now! Complimentary BIO Exhibit Hall Passes for Registrants
BIO International Convention 2012 (June 18 th to 21 st )

7:30am to 8:00am BREAKFAST

8:00am to 8:30am OPENING REMARKS
Greetings and Opening Remarks/ Sonia Wallman/ Organizing Committee
Lance Hartford , Executive Director of the Massachusetts Biotechnology Education ... Read more


Mon, Jun 4 2012 to Sat, Jun 9 2012

Each year Bio-Link Fellows from across the nation travel to the Clark Kerr Campus (CKC) in Berkeley, CA to learn about the latest practices in biotechnology education.

At the Bio-Link National Summer Fellows Forum , participants will learn new skills and techniques, examine and test exemplary curriculum models and course material, engage in dialogue about ethical, legal, and social issues in biotechnology and learn how to disseminate this information within their own regions. Fellows are expected to implement new strategies into ... Read more


Fri, May 11 2012 to Sat, May 12 2012

Webinar on CCSF Bridge to Biotech (B2B) and related Bridge Program Models.

Rob Yung, CCSF B2B faculty and a member of our Bio-Link Synergy team and John Carrese, Bio-Link Project Coordinator will be presenting to a national audience on the following topics:

The B2B model Related Bridge models How Bridge models promote student success, completion and employment How Bridge programs are being scaled, through our Synergy work.

Our thanks to Mike Lesiecki (Director of MATEC, another ATE Center) who proposed the webinar topic to Elaine Johnson, Bio-Link's Director.

The ... Read more