SynBioBeta is an organization dedicated to nurturing stable growth of the fledgling synthetic biology industry. We organize partnering conferences, create podcasts and distribute a regular news digest email to synthetic biology startup companies and others in the industry. The field of synthetic biology is fast becoming a new industry and there has never been a better time for startups in this field. Our conferences provide an opportunity to meet the up and coming synthetic biology companies, founders, investors and service providers. You’ll learn about the investment trends and the latest technological advances. You will have the opportunity to talk with Angels and VC’s and find out what they’re looking for in new companies. You can network with like-minded individuals and innovators. Come away from SynBioBeta with a new knowledge of the industry and invaluable connections for the future.
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John Cumbers received his PhD in Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry from Brown University. He has a masters degree in bioinformatics from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland and an undergraduate in computer science from the University of Hull in England. He founded the iGEM (International Genetically Engineered Machines competition) team at Brown in 2005, was an iGEM ambassador to China in 2006/2007 and has been working in synthetic biology and resource utilization in space at NASA Ames since 2008.
Lisa Comeau is a Conference Director and Trade Show / Event Manager consultant who has worked with a broad array of clients from non-profits, associations to corporate since 1996. Having worked as a consultant for the majority of her career has given Lisa the opportunity to work literally, every aspect of the business. She is experienced in a full spectrum of services for conferences, seminars, fundraisers, conventions and trade shows. Her early graphics background has carried over into this industry, enabling Lisa to utilize her skills in event marketing.