Come join your colleagues and learn about biotechnology education and the Florida biotech industry!
AC2 Bio-Link, Bio-Link, and Miami Dade College are working together to host a Biotech Day in Miami. There will also be a student poster session. The winner will be asked to present their work at the ATE PI meeting in Washington DC in October.
It's a great opportunity!
Room A 102 / 103
Welcome and Introductions
Linnea Fletcher, PI AC2 Bio-Link Regional Center, Austin Community College
Pablo Sacasa, Miami Dade College
Workshop: Third Party Certification and Entry level certificate in Biotechnology
Tamara Mandell, Biotility, University of Florida Russel Read, Forsyth Technical College Linnea Fletcher, Austin Community College, Director of the AC2 Bio-Link Regional Center
Lunch, Keynote talk on BioFlorida
Juan Carlos, Vice Chairman of the Board, BioFlorida
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Two and Four year Programs in Biotechnology
Heather Belmont, Indian River State College
Elaine Johnson, Executive Director, Bio-Link, City College of San Francisco
Barbara Juncosa, Mira Costa Community College (via Zoom), Alexandra Gorgevska, Palm Beach State College
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Educational Opportunities Catalyze Economic Development
Linnea Fletcher, Austin Community College, Abbe Kesterson, Bluegrass Community and Technical College Matthew Thomas, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
3:00 -3:15 pm
3:15 - 4:30 pm
Student poster session
Winner to attend the ATE-PI conference in Washington, DC
Winners are announced
Please note: If you are attending the HI TEC conference, we ask that you also register for the pre-conference workshop on Third-Party Certification and Entry-Level Certificates in Biotechnology. Registering for this pre-conference HI TEC workshop will ensure that you have transportation to the event.