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DIYbio events for the week of July 31

July 30, 2016

scstowell

Here are your DIYbio events for the week.

On Sunday, join Brooklyn as they process black-and-white film (remember that?) using beer and coffee, and Oakland continues their Biohack Academy series with a course on culturing, as well as continuing on their Open Insulin,  and outer space microfluidics projects, while Sunnyvale has teens showing other teens  some basics of biology and biotechnology

On Monday, Charlottesville begins a two-week synthetic biology summer camp, Oakland continues its Biohacking Academy with a course on plasmid design and online databases, as well as continuing their Real Vegan Cheese project in collaboration with Sunnyvale.

On Tuesday, Amsterdam changes the venue of their Open Wetlab to Red Light Pet Shop pop-up location to explore their bio bank,  Brooklyn has Oliver Medvedik, Ph.D. and Ellen Jorgensen Ph.D. teaching a course on designing guide RNAs for use in CRISPR, Buenos Aires, has a discussion by Gabriela Munguia on “bioimpresion” as an intersection of biology, 3-D printing, and art, Madison has a talk by Joshua Hyman on DNA sequencing, and Sunnyvale continues its plant bio research and quantum salinity detector projects.

On Wednesday, Amsterdam has a workshop exploring the superfood potential of their algae “pets”,  Lausanne/Ranens has a various projects and organizations sharing their work,  Oakland continues with their fun fermentation and Open Insulin projects, and Sydney continues with their ethylene biosensor iGEM project.

On Thursday, Buenos Aires hosts Pablo de Soto to talk about all sorts of things involving international hactivism and drones, including citizen science radiation mapping, and Sunnyvale continues their bioprinter project.

On Friday Singapore meets to share some improvised lab equipment and experiments, and Sunnyvale continues discussions about biohacking and climate change.

Finally, on Saturday Baltimore has Lisa Schifele Ph.D.  teaching the Build-a-Gene series of courses, which include an introduction to CRISPR/ Cas9, Brooklyn has Oliver Medvedik, Ph.D.beginning a lab series on gene editing using CRISPR/ Cas9 (there is a prerequisite), and has Moira Williams  conducting a workshop on making art from mushrooms and lichen, Oakland continues their evolved bacterial sunscreen project, in collaboration with Sunnyvale.  Also on Saturday, Seattle has an introduction to light microscopy,  and Sunnyvale begins a 3- session in-depth lab and lecture series on CRISPR/ Cas9.

Sunday, July 31
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Monday, August 1
Charlottesville, VA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Tuesday, August 2
Amsterdam, NTL
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Buenos Aires, ARG
Madison, WI, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Wednesday, August 3
Amsterdam, NTL
Lausanne/Ranens, CH
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sydney, NSW, AUS

Thursday, August 4
Buenos Aires, ARG
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Friday, August 5
Singapore
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Saturday, August 6
Baltimore, MD, USA
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Seattle, WA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Other events coming up

Sunday, August 7
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Melboune, VIC, AUS
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Monday, August 8
Oakland, CA, USA

Tuesday, August 9
Amsterdam, NTL
Madison, WI, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Wednesday, August 10
Amsterdam, NTL
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Thursday, August 11
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Toronto, ON, CAN

Saturday, August 13
Baltimore, MD, USA
Denver, CO, USA

Sunday, August 14
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Monday, August 15
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Cambridge, UK
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, Ca, USA

Tuesday, August 16
Madison, WI, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Wednesday, August 17
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Thursday, August 18
Camden, NJ, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sydney, AUS

Saturday, August 20
Baltimore, MD, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Sunday, August 21
Durham, NC, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Monday, August 22
Oakland, CA, USA
Madison, WI, USA

Tuesday, August 23
Madison, WI, USA

Wednesday, August 24
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Thursday, August 25
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Saturday, August 27
Baltimore, MD, USA

Sunday, August 28
Bethesda, MD, USA
Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Oakland, CA, USA

Tuesday, August 30
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Wednesday, August 31
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Waag Societies recent Bio-Ink Workshop held at their pop-up Microbial  Pet Store in the Red Light District of Amsterdam at the Gallery Schatjes

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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