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Upcoming Events

  • Mar 25, 2015 - May 20, 2015

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

    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
    event

    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. Registration is required.

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Nucleic Acid Diagnostics Biotechnologies Based on Hybridization event

    2:30 PM | Room 521, Wyss Institute, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115

    David Zhang Assistant Professor of Bioengineering at Rice University will discuss his recent progress in developing novel DNA probes and primers, and their use for scientific and technological applications.

  • 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.

  • May 2, 2015

    KeepSmilin4Abbie: A Day at the Derby event

    12:00 PM | Warren Conference Center, 529 Chestnut Street, Ashland, MA 01721

    On Saturday, May 2nd, KeepSmilin4Abbie will host its annual "A Day at the Derby". This Massachusetts based non-profit is focused on funding research into early detection of anaphylaxis, increase awareness of the severity of anaphylaxis, and provide scholarships for high school students.

  • May 7, 2015 - May 8, 2015

    Medical Device Development Conference event

    Sheraton Commander Hotel, 16 Garden St, Cambridge, MA 02138

    A medical device development course, spondored by the Harvard Catalyst Education Program will take place in Cambridge, MA.

  • 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.

  • Jun 29, 2015

    Bioinspired Robotics: Softer, Smarter, Safer
    Wyss Institute's 6th Annual Symposium
    event

    7:30 AM | Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA

    The Wyss Institute's 6th international annual symposium will focus on bioinspired robotics that have the potential to have near term impact. This symposium is co-organized by Wyss Institute Core Faculty members Radhika Nagpal, Conor Walsh, Robert Wood and Don Ingber. This event is free, however registration is required.
     

  • 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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