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DIYbio events for the week beginning February 7

February 7, 2016

scstowell

Here are your DIYbio events for the week.  On Sunday, Oakland has an introductory talk on becoming a biohacker, and continues its Open Insulin project.  On Monday, Austin will be attending a talk on beekeeping, Calgary and Minneapolis will be having socials, and Sunnyvale will be continuing its work in quantum biology through development of a surface plasmon detector.  On Tuesday,  Amsterdam continues its work on a cycle of projects, including the sound of microbes, bio-tattooing, water seedling study, and  bio-textile printing.  Oakland has a meeting on the continued building of their lab, and Somerville has a study session on a paper about microbe identification in truffles using 16s ribosomal RNA sequencing, as a starting point for a very near future project.  On Wednesday, Charlottesville will be probing produce to check for genetic modification, Durham will be continuing its study sessions for for the MIT Principles of Synthetic Biology course being offered through edX, Oakland will be continuing its fun fermentation work, Vancouver will be doing some lab work on protein expression, San Diego will continue its lab work with a bent toward algae transformation, and Sunnyvale continues its work on a flourescence microscope.  On Thursday, Chicago kicks off its Computational Science and Molecular Systems meeting, Denver continues its study sessions of the MIT edX course, with specially curated content, Somerville also studies the MIT course, and Toronto studies The Cartoon Guide to Genetics.  On Saturday, Austin is brewing beer and learning about crop selection and nutritionLos Angeles has an organizational meeting to figure out their bioinformatics study group, Oakland has a special Valentines event featuring a lot of things including the Guerilla Grafters, and San Diego continues its bioinformatics study support.

Sunday, February 7
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Monday, February 8
Austin, TX, USA
Calgary, AB, CAN
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Tuesday, February 9
Amsterdam, NLD
Oakland, CA, USA
Somerville, MA, USA

Wednesday, February 10
Charlottesville, VA, USA
Durham, NC, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Vancouver, BC, CAN
San Diego, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Thursday, February 11
Chicago, IL, USA
Denver, CO, USA
Somerville, MA, USA
Toronto, ON, CAN

Saturday, February 13
Austin, TX, USA
Austin, TX, USA
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
San Diego, CA, USA

Other events coming up

Wednesday, February 17
London, GBR

Sunday, February 23
Durham, NC, USA

To see when the next event is in your area, check the full list of usual suspects. Don’t see one near you? Why not have your own and get it posted here? Tell us about it by emailing events@diybio.org . It would be great to post some photos of your event somewhere. We’d love to see them. We do have some guidelines for what is posted, and are not capturing every event within the community.

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