Still time to register for Bio-Homecoming 2016: Linking academics, alumni and industry across the life sciences sector

Posted by ac652 at Jul 18, 2016 10:25 AM |
Inaugural event focusing on developing industry collaborations in translational research and precision medicine.

Academics from the College of Medicine, Biological Sciences and Psychology are invited to attend the inaugural Bio-Homecoming event on Thursday 22 September 2016. Focusing on developing industry collaborations in translational research and precision medicine, the event will feature:

  • Internationally-renowned speakers, including:
    • Mark Bamford - Discovery Partnership Leader at GlaxoSmithKline
    • Rajendra Kumari - General Manager & Chief Scientific Officer at Crown Bioscience UK Ltd
    • Richard Owen - Chief Scientific Officer at PlaqueTec Ltd
    • Mike Dawson - Chief Executive Officer at Cantab Anti-infectives Ltd
  • Networking with over 200 industry professionals
  • Industry insights to inform future grant applications
  • A chance to reconnect with senior Leicester alumni now working across the industry

Bio-Homecoming 2016 is one facet of our MRC awarded “Proximity to Discovery: Industry Engagement Fund”. We will also hold lunchtime workshops with industry experts and launch calls for people exchanges with industry with more information to be released soon.

Find out more and book your place: http://biohomecoming.com

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