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DIYbio events for the week of September 18

September 17, 2016

scstowell

Here are your DIYbio events for the week.

On Sunday, Oakland continues with their Open Insulin project.

On Monday, Cambridge has two algae talks, including Moritz Meyer introducing his work on re-engineering photosynthesis, and Paolo Bombelli talking about using algae to harness energy in biophotovoltaic devices, and spreading ideas through the Big Algal Open ExperimentOakland continues their work on using synthetic biology to make real cheese from yeast, or Real Vegan Cheese. Oslo has a workshop on sequence alignment tools, and Tel Aviv has a talk on intellectual property protection by Jeremy Rutman

On Tuesday, Amsterdam begins their four week cycle of collaborative projects, Cambridge has John Staropoli talking about the investigation of an oligonucleotide for the treatment of spinal muscular atrophy, and Nicolo Fusi talking about the use of machine learning for CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing.  New York has Ellen Jogensen sharing her experiences on how to start, fund and mentor an iGEM team, Sunnyvale continues on their Quantum Salinity Detector project, and Toronto has an Open House.

On Wednesday, Oakland furthers their fun fermentations and continues their Open Insulin project, Seattle has a microfluidics discussion Sunnyvale continues their fluorescence microscope project, and Toronto has a hands on CRISPR workshop, and a talk on harnessing the power of CRISPR.

On ThursdayBaltimore has a workshop on PCR and primer design, Carlsbad has an open house for a biotech contract manufacturer, Hong Kong has Scott Edmunds sharing about the Bauhinia Genome project , and New York has Carin Bondar talking about the science behind mating.  Oakland and SSunnyvale continue to collaborate on their bioprinter project

On Friday, North York has Keith Beech talking about the application of sophisticated mathematics to biology.  Oakland and Sunnyvale will be at a  3-day biohacking conference, featuring many of our heroes in the biohack community.

Finally, on Saturday, Amsterdam starts a two-day exhibition by Agi Haines where the anatomy lesson of the future will be explored with the sculptures. A special artist talk will take place to discuss medical futures. Denver will have a hands-on CRISPR/Cas9 workshop.

Sunday, September 18
Oakland, CA, USA

Monday, September 19
Cambridge, UK
Oakland, CA, USA
Oslo, NOR
Tel Aviv, ISR

Tuesday, September 20
Amsterdam, NTL
Cambridge, MA, USA
New York, NY, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Toronto, ON, CAN

Wednesday, September 21
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Seattle, WA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Toronto, ON, CAN
Toronto, ON, CAN

Thursday, September 22
Baltimore, MD, USA
Carlsbad, CA, USA
Hong Kong, CHN
New York, NY, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Friday, September 23
North York, ON, CAN

Friday, September 23-Sunday, September 25
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Saturday, September 24
Amsterdam, NTL
Denver, CO, USA

Other events coming up

Sunday, September 25
Amsterdam, NTL
Bethesda, MD, USA

Monday, September 26
Oakland, CA, USA
Somerville, MA, USA

Tuesday, September 27
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Minneapolis, MN, USA

Wednesday, September 28
Ghent, BEL
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Vancouver, BC, CAN

Thursday, September 29
Buenos Aires, ARG
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA
Oakland, CA, USA

Friday, September 30
Baltimore, MD, USA

Friday, October 7
Singapore

Saturday, October 8
Seattle, WA, USA

Saturday, October 15
Austin, TX, USA
Seattle, WA, USA

Tuesday, October 18
Brooklyn, NY, USA

Saturday October 22- Sunday, October 30
Eindhoven, NTL

Saturday, November 5
Baltimore, MD, USA

Thursday, November 17
New York, NY, 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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