Friday, October 08, 2010

FREE BioTech Forum on October 12th

I thought this was an event worth sharing.

According to the United Nations Convention of Biological Diversity, biotechnology is "any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, or derivatives, to make or modify products or processes for specific use."
What role is Austin playing in the biotechnology industry and what is the economic impact on jobs and business opportunities?
Join us as we learn from the experts the effect that Biotechnology has our community and the potential growth of this industry in Austin.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Timothy George, Medical Director of the Pediatric Neurosurgery Center of Central Texas at Dell Children's Hospital.
Daniel Kainer, Director, LSC Biotechnology Institute for Lone Star College-Montgomery, Houston
Terry Hazel, Entrepreneur in Residence at Texas State University
Tamara Atkinson, Deputy Director of External Affairs at Workforce Solutions - Capital Area
October 12, 2010
8:00-11:30 a.m.
Seton Family of Hospitals, Clinical Education Center at Brackenridge
1400 N. IH 35
FREE to the public - Limited seating
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