Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 – Academic Research Meeting
The conference will be held in the Clore Lecture Theatre in the Huxley Building from 9:30am to 4pm and will be followed by a joint reception with the SynBioBeta meeting.
The Clore Theatre is on the Ground Floor of the Department of Computing (Huxley Building) and can be accessed from Queensgate, London SW7 (roughly where Queensgate Terrace joins Queensgate).
Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 – SynBioBeta
Huxley Building – Clore Theatre
Steve Blank - Stanford/UC Berkeley
Denver Dale - On-Point Capital
Jerome Engel - UC Berkeley
Karl Handelsman - Codon Capital
Kinkead Reiling - Co-Founder of Amyris
Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 – Imperial College London
Queens Tower Rooms located in the Sherfield Building on the South Kensington campus.
Paul Freemont - Imperial College London
Richard Kitney - Imperial College London
Moderator: Sean Ward - Synthace
Ryan Cawood - Oxford Genetics
Andy Ellis - Biocatalysts
Rachel Haurwitz - Caribou Biosciences
Marian Rehak - Sphere Fluidics
Michael Roberts - Synpromics
Deputy Mayor of London for Business and Enterprise
Moderator: Jacqueline Quinn - Autodesk
Adam Clore - IDT
James Field - Lab Genius
Alfred Ho - Morph Bioinformatics
Moderator: Rob Carlson - Biodesic
Tim Fell - Synthace
Ian Fotheringham - Ingenza
Edward Green - Green Biologics
Helge Holm-Larsen - BioGasol
Moderator: Andrew Herr - Helicase
Joško Bobanovic - Sofinnova Partners
Denver Dale - On Point Capital
Karl Handelsman - Codon Capital
Jenny Rooke - Fidelity Biosciences
Una Ryan - Bay Area Bioeconomy Initiative
Moderator: James Brown - Synthetic Biology Special Interest Group
Steve Bates - Bioindustry Association
Celia Caulcott - BBSRC
Lionel Clarke - UK Synthetic Biology Leadership Council (UK-SBLC)
Mike Koeris - Sample6
Kedar Pandya - EPSRC
Moderator: Brynne Stanton - Ginkgo
Antony Evans - Glowing Plant
Steve Martin - Biosyntha
Andrew Spicer - Algenuity
David Williams - Bactevo
Moderator: Chris Redhead - Aruwon
Joe Adams - GlaxoSmithKline
Rocky Cranenburgh - Prokarium
Jonny Ohlson - Touchlight Genetics
Hadyn Parry - Oxitec
If you would like to speak, sponsor, exhibit, or become a SynBioBeta partner, please e-mail Lisa Comeau firstname.lastname@example.org
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Conference registration includes access to all the sessions, continental breakfast, breaks, lunch, cocktail receptions and a conference guide.
If you can’t attend the conference, then you are welcome to substitute your ticket with somebody else. Please just let us know by e-mailing Lisa Comeau. If you have to cancel more than 30 days before the conference then you’ll receive a refund minus a $50 administrative fee. Sorry, but we can’t accept cancellations within 30 days of the conference. We also reserve the right to make changes to the program and speakers.
Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus • Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ
Local Car Parks
Below is a list of the nearest car parks to imperial college, we advise that delegates should make use of the excellent transport system available in London, however if you do wish to drive, you will need to contact one of the parking facilities directly for current rates.
- - Universal Parking, 020 7581 3371 Kingston House, 13 Prince’s Gate, London SW7 1LN
- - National Car Parks Ltd. 0870 242 7144, Young street, London, W8 5EH
- - Union Car Parks 020 7584 7718, 31-34 Harrington Road, SW7 1AA
For accommodations, please visit one of Imperial College’s Hotel Partners for a negotiated discount rate. To view the complete list and rates, check here.
To book, please call Imperial’s Reservation department at +44 (0) 20 7594 9511 or complete the online booking form. You can also email them.
Sponsoring and Exhibiting
If you would like to sponsor or exhibit at this event, please contact us.