You’re invited to focus on advances in science, technology, applications and related investments in the field of synthetic biology at SEED 2018. The conference will highlight recent discoveries and new tools that are positioned at the leading edge of rapid, massive DNA synthesis and editing.
Additionally, Arizona State University’s own Karmella Haynes of the School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, one of the six Fulton Schools, chairs the conference this year. Show your Sun Devil pride, and take part in five days of engineering, evolution and design.
2018 Synthetic Biology: Engineering, Evolution and Design (SEED)
June 3–7, 2018
JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort and Spa, Scottsdale, Arizona
Register by May 8 for the best conference rates
During this conference, ten topic sessions will be held under the three major tracks of science, technology and applications. Featured speakers include James J. Collins, a Termeer Professor of Medical Engineering and Science and Professor of Biological Engineering at MIT; Pamela Ronald, a distinguished professor in the Department of Plant Pathology and the Genome Center at the University of California, Davis; Jay Keasling, Hubbard Howe Jr. Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley; and Floyd E. Romesberg, Professor of Chemistry at the Scripps Research Institute.
Special sessions will include a synthetic biology tech start-up workshop and a government investment workshop.
The deadline for general submissions and poster session submissions is Wednesday, May 7, 2018.