Current and Upcoming Events

Sun, Mar 7 2021 to Thu, Mar 11 2021
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The ABRF is the Association for Biomedical Research Facilities. ABRF members manage or work in core research facilities in companies, universities, and government.

The ABRF Annual Meeting is a premier event for advanced technology, education and cutting-edge research in shared scientific resource facilities worldwide, the ABRF Annual Meeting is a collaborative hub for technological innovation, sharing best practices, and professional development. The 2021 meeting features four days, covering the latest in bioinformatics, laboratory administration, flow cytometry, genomics, mass ... Read more

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Mon, Mar 8 2021 to Wed, Mar 10 2021
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Want to learn how your students can do research while they're stuck at home?

The Allen Institute is holding a symposium from 8 am - 11 am PT on Mar 8-10, 2021 on open data resources from the Allen Brain Map. There will be interactive tutorials with transcriptomics data, electron microscopy data, and more!

Learn more and register! Read more

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Thu, Mar 11 2021
American Association of Community Colleges

Has your college been an ATE grantee? Did you have a “New to NSF” grant? Keep the momentum going! Take advantage of what ATE funding can do for your college’s technician education programs and students by “Moving Up” to an ATE Project. What will help make your proposal be more competitive? How do requirements and reviewer expectations change when you take the next step? Where can you get help to make your proposal more competitive? Learn the answers to these questions along with strategies, insider tips, and mistakes to avoid in seeking your next ATE grant.


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Thu, Mar 18 2021
Community College Innovation Challenge

Calling All Community College Student Innovators!

The American Association of Community Colleges, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, is inviting community college students to participate in the 2021

Community College Innovation Challenge (CCIC). The CCIC is a national competition where community college student teams, working with a faculty or administrator team mentor, use science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to innovate solutions to real-world problems, attend a ... Read more

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Fri, Mar 19 2021
City College of San Francisco

This session will explore how community colleges can empower their students to recognize, request, and foster more inclusive workplace practices.

Session participants will learn about practical tools developed through a community college-industry partnership to strengthen the working relationship between student interns and their internship mentors. This includes tools to help establish better training protocols, make workplace expectations more explicit, identify knowledge gaps and/or misunderstandings, and learn how to give and receive feedback so as to build greater trust and ... Read more

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Mon, May 10 2021 to Thu, May 13 2021
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Advancing Research In Society (ARIS) and Research Impact Canada (RIC) are working in collaboration to host the 2021 Conference on Research Impact & Public Engagement at the Intersection of the Future Workforce. This Summit represents the first time ARIS and RIC have brought our two communities together to learn from our collective expertise and network for future collaboration.

Plenary sessions, speakers, and panels will focus on research impact as drivers of economic and workforce development -- including precollegiate and higher education, business and industry, and ... Read more

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Mon, Jun 7 2021 to Fri, Jun 17 2022
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Mon, Mar 15 2021
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The InnovATE BIO Leadership Institute is a professional development program for community college and K-12 bioscience instructors who are interested in joining the next generation of leaders.

Senior industry, workforce and academic experts will work with participants on the subject of leadership, not from an academic perspective but from a workplace point of view. The program will stress strategizing, problem solving and leading people.

Due to the pandemic, the Leadership Institute will be held over a period of 12 months from June 7, 2021 to June 17, ... Read more

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Wed, Jun 9 2021 to Wed, Jun 30 2021
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The BETA Skills ATE project will be holding two professional development courses in June:

BETA Skills (Biomedical Emerging Technology Applications) Cyberbiosecurity "Where Bio and Cybersecurity Worlds Intersect"

Both courses are designed for US based instructors and K12 STEM teachers who wish to enhance their knowledge in Tissue Engineering and Biomedical Devices. Course delivery will include a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous online learning. Neither course has an in-person component.

Course 1. BETA Skills

Dates : June 9 ... Read more

Tue, Jun 29 2021 to Thu, Jul 1 2021
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The ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE) website is now online, complete with deadlines for submitting sessions and other information.

Important Dates

January 2021 : Session, Poster and Microbrew Submissions Open
March 2021 : Registration Opens
April 15, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PDT : Session, Poster and Microbrew Submissions Close
June 6, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PDT : Early ... Read more

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Wed, Jul 21 2021 to Thu, Jul 22 2021
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HI-TEC is pleased to announce HI-TEC 2021 Virtual! You don't want to miss this professional development opportunity. Supported by the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education (NSF ATE) program, HI-TEC is a national conference on advanced technological education where secondary and postsecondary educators, counselors, undustry professionals, trade organizations, and technicians can update their knowledge and skills.

Registration will be available by the end of March.

Call for Proposals: On Demand Sessions ... Read more

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