Past Events

Sat, Dec 13 2014 to Sun, Dec 14 2014

The Bio-Link equipment depot gives away free supplies and equipment to teachers at any level from kindergarten and up. Supplies are donated by partners in the biotech industry. The Depot has evolved as a California distribution center for donated biotechnology equipment and supplies. The location at the City College of San Francisco (CCSF) Airport Campus is ideal for receiving and distributing equipment.
Open houses are held ... Read more

Tue, Dec 9 2014 to Wed, Dec 10 2014

This webinar will take place Tuesday Dec. 9, 2014 11 AM PST (~1 hour). There will be a 20 minute overview of the report followed by a Panel Discussion and Q&A.

Presenters: COE Directors John Carrese (San Francisco Bay) and Zhenya Lindstrom (San Diego & Imperial)

Panel: Sandra Slivka, Sector Navigator for Life Sciences/Biotech, Elaine Johnson, PI/Executive Director of Bio-Link, National ATE Center for Biotechnology & Life Sciences, Lori Lindburg, Executive Director, BayBio Institute, and Liisa Bozinovic, ... Read more

Tue, Nov 25 2014 to Wed, Nov 26 2014

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) carries out and funds biomedical research in an effort to prevent and cure common and rare diseases. We also help train the next generation of doctors, researchers, and medical support staff who will improve human health in the future both across the country and around the world.

Community College Day at the National Institutes of Health will provide community college students and faculty an opportunity to visit ... Read more

Wed, Oct 22 2014 to Sat, Oct 25 2014

The American Association of Community Colleges with the support of the National Science Foundation will hold the 21st National ATE Principal Investigators Conference at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. The conference will bring together approximately 850 people to focus on the critical issues related to advanced technological education. Key people working on ATE projects across the country participate in the conference. Conference attendees represent ... Read more

Fri, Sep 12 2014 to Sat, Sep 13 2014

ATE Central regularly connects with the community to better understand the impacts and challenges of being an ATE grantee, and to ensure that the services and tools created as part of ATE Central are useful to ATE projects and centers. In response to surveys and interviews in which PIs named sustainability as their number one challenge and the number one area they'd like support in, ATE Central is conducting a series of sustainability workshops and webinars over the next four years.

This month, please join Nancy Maron, Program Director of Sustainability and Scholarly Communications ... Read more

Mon, Jul 14 2014 to Fri, Jul 18 2014

Bioman is an exciting annual event, so stay tuned for more info. Click here to stay up to date with event details. Read more

Sat, Jun 28 2014 to Sun, Jun 29 2014

Each summer, one SDE-GWIS chapter hosts a national conference, drawing members from all over the country to present research, network, and talk about issues faced by women scientists.

The 2014 Annual 93rd GWIS Conference will be held at East Bank of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus-June 25-29, 2014. All events are within walking distance from each other. Thursday (6/26) and Friday (6/27) ... Read more

Mon, Jun 23 2014 to Sat, Jun 28 2014

Apply now to attend the CERET Summer 2014 Biofuel Train the Trainer Academy.

The Consortium for Education in Renewable Energy Technology (CERET) announces that applications are now open for the Summer 2014 Biofuel Train the Trainer Academy.

This hands-on academy will cover the fundamentals of biofuels with an emphasis on fuel production, quality control, engine performance, and vehicle emissions. Participating teachers will produce biodiesel by the transesterfication process and perform ASTM measurements to determine chemical and physical properties of fuel. They will also ... Read more

Mon, Jun 23 2014 to Tue, Jun 24 2014

The 11th Annual Community College Program will be a great learning and networking opportunity, so don't miss it! The event will bring community college faculty, high school teachers, representatives from organizations focused on biotechnology, biomanufacturing, regenerative medicine, biofuels/industrial biotechnology, and biomedical devices all together to learn from each other and to develop a network of educational programs to support industry needs for biotechnicians. There will be four seperate sessions: Tools for the Bioeconomy; Faces of Success - Career Pathways of Community College ... Read more

Tue, Jun 17 2014 to Wed, Jun 18 2014

This event is put on by Techonomy. The talks focuses on the intersection between synthetic biology, participatory biology, and business.

The speakers will be Steward Brand of the Long Now Foundation, Drew Endy of Stanford, Jim Flatt of Synthetic Bio, Andrew Hessel of Autodesk, Ellen Jorgensen of Genspace, Eri Gentry of the Institute for the Future, Floyd Romesberg of Scripps, Beth Seidenberg of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Steve Jurvetson of Draper Fisher Jurvetson and others for a half day conversation about technology's impact on the rapidly accelerating, world changing ... Read more