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Upcoming Events

  • Mar 9, 2015 - Mar 13, 2015

    4th International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials event

    Melia Hotel in Sitges, Spain

    Energy, the environment and human health have emerged as strategic priorities not only in research but in all aspects of our lives. Hybrid materials have already demonstrated good promise in addressing and offering solutions in each of these priority areas. The main objective of this large interdisciplinary conference is to bring together, at a truly international level, people with shared interests in hybrid materials. Spotlight: Core Faculty member Joanna Aizenberg will be a plenary speaker and Associate Faculty member Ali Khademhosseini will be a featured speaker at this year's conference in Spain.

  • Mar 10, 2015

    Javelins Into the Future event

    4:00 PM | Maxwell Dworkin G-115, 33 Oxford Street, Cambridge MA 02138

    The director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), Dr. Arati Prabhakar, will discuss how DARPA is shaping possible futures in areas from space to data to biology.

  • Mar 25, 2015 - May 20, 2015

    ArtScience @ Le Lab Lecture Series:
    Art, Design, Engineering & Biology

    6:30 PM | Honeycomb, Le Laboratoire Cambridge, 650 East Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

    A four-part lecture series hosted by Le Laboratoire Cambridge features presentations by Wyss Institute Core faculty members that explore how the arts and design are informing the frontiers of science. At the March 25 talk, Wyss Institute Core Faculty member Jim Collins will highlight recent efforts to create synthetic gene networks and programmable cells, and discuss a variety of synthetic biology applications in biotechnology and biomedicine.

  • Mar 27, 2015

    Wyss Annual Diabetes Symposium
    Lower Extremity: Innovations and Discovery

    8:30 AM | Rotunda, Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115

    Our inaugural one-day symposium hosted by the Wyss Institute will promote better understanding of the unmet management needs of Diabetic Lower Extremity (DLE) complications and the new therapeutic approaches that are currently under development.

  • Apr 8, 2015

    Xconomy Forum: What's Hot in Boston Biotech event

    1:30 PM | Broad Institute, 415 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

    Join Xconomy as they bring together a group of Boston biotech’s top innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, and leaders as they explore the brightest spots on the life sciences horizon. Spotlight: Core Faculty member Jim Collins and Visiting Scholar Noubar Afeyan will speak at this event. 

  • Apr 22, 2015

    New York Genome Center's Five Points Lecture event

    9:00 AM | New York Genome Center, 101 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10013

    The Five Points Lectures bring outstanding scientists from near and far, to discuss their work in technical detail with researchers and clinicians from institutions served by the New York Genome Center. Spotlight: Core Faculty member George Church will speak as part of the New York Genome Center's Five Points Lecture series.

  • Apr 25, 2015 - Apr 26, 2015

    The Second International Workshop on Mammalian Synthetic Biology event

    Stata Center, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

    The general goals of this workshop are to nucleate the nascent mammalian synthetic biology community, reach out to experts from other fields that can benefit from and contribute to this field, and define the important challenges and future directions. Spotlight: Wyss Institute Platform Leader and Core Faculty member George Church will explore engineering mammalian genetic systems, neuro-systems and ecosystems.

  • Jun 10, 2015 - Jun 13, 2015

    Synthetic Biology: Engineering, Evolution and Design (SEED 2015) event

    Boston Park Plaza, 50 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116

    SEED 2015 will focus on advances in the science and technology emerging from the field of synthetic biology and highlight new tool development, as well as the application of these tools to diverse problems in biotechnology, including therapeutics, industrial chemicals and fuels, natural products, and agriculture.

  • Oct 3, 2015 - Oct 10, 2015

    HUBWeek event

    Create. Imagine. Solve. HUBweek is a week long gathering to celebrate the big ideas and bold solutions that emerge from the people, openness, and intellectual energy found in Greater Boston. From arts and culture to technology and cutting-edge medicine, Boston is harnessing curiosity to create the future.

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