The Research Triangle Park

The future of great ideas

a seminar held at Research Triangle Park

Events Calendar

Life ScienceNetworking

Stewards of the Future

Date

4/17/2012

Time

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Organization/Sponsor

NCSU College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
NC Agricultural and Life Sciences Research Foundation

Description

Research for Human Health and Global Sustainability

Join internationally recognized scientists and policy makers to discuss the imperative of leveraging research partnerships in the agricultural and life sciences to meet urgent challenges to human health, the environment, social well-being and the global economy.

Hear keynote addresses from:

Dr. Phillip A. Sharp, Nobel Laureate
Institute Professor, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Juan Enriquez, Managing Director, Excel Venture Management
Chair and CEO, Biotechonomy LLC.
Co-founder, Synthetic Genomics

Learn about emerging technologies supporting sustainable development in agriculture and the life sciences.

Network with NC State research scientists and other potential partners in the public and private sectors.

For more information, visit the conference website.

Registration Status

Register here. Individual ticket $95; Free to NCSU Staff/Faculty/Students. Registration ends April 4.

Contact

For questions, contact Ms. Jennifer A. Bernabi, 919.515.6212, jennifer_bernabi@ncsu.edu

Location

McKimmon Conference & Training Center
1101 Gorman Street
Raleigh, NC 27606

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