Category Archives: Events

International Summit on Human Gene Editing

Scientists from all over the world will gather between today and Thursday in the International Summit on Gene Editing celebrated in Washington, D.C. The experts will discuss the scientific, medical, ethical, and governance consequences of the last advances in human gene editing tools. The main topic will be CRISPR-Cas9, a technique with enormous potential that has raised concerns in the scientific […]

Genes in Space Competition Launched

Genes in Space, a competition for students was announced today, promising a change to run the proposed winning experiment on the International Space Station. Until April 20 2016, U.S. based students, grades seven through 12 are invited to design an experiment that solves a space exploration problem through DNA analysis. These students can participate as […]

BIO Latin America: The Largest Biotech Event of the Region

BIO Latin America, the largest event in the biotechnology sector in Latin America, will be celebrated between October 14th and 16th in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The second edition of this conference will attract academics, investors and executives from around the world, making it the ideal place to learn about the current trends in the field, find business partners and know […]

Biotechnica, Europe’s No.1 Event for Lab Tech, in Hannover

Biotechnica 2015, Europe´s most important event for biotechnology, life science and lab technology, will take place in Hannover between October 6th and 8th. This year, Biotechnica will be celebrated in conjunction with Labvolution, a trade show that covers lab technology from industry sectors other than biotechnology. Both events will explore current trends towards biologization and digitalization. […]

Lab Aisa, Southeast Asia

The Leading Laboratory Exhibition in Southeast Asia is now Open for Pre-registration!

Lab Asia 2015 will be hosting around 150 exhibitors from Austria, China, France, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, UK and USA at this biennial prestigious platform for the laboratory & scientific industries from 6 – 8 October 2015 at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. This year, Lab Asia introduces the […]

Science Hackathons Help Young Researchers Develop Necessary Skills

Young investigators find themselves in a very demanding career stage, where they must attain their position by publishing good papers, finding funding, collaborating with other researchers and leading a laboratory with inexperienced students. To help with the transition from postdoc to young researcher, Derek Groen and Ben Calderhead, from University College London and Imperial College […]

Labcritics at Science & You 2015

Labcritics was at Science & You 2015 in Nancy, France, a scientific communication event open to researchers, students, mediators and journalists. We enjoyed the high level of speakers and the vast offer of plenary conferences, workshop sessions and round table conferences. It was impossible to attend everything because of the overlapping schedules, as usual in […]

India Lab Expo 2013 Ends with over 8600 Footfalls

The 5th edition of India Lab Expo – An International Exhibition and Conference on Scientific, Laboratory, Analytical and Biotechnology Instruments concluded recently in Hyderabad came to an end. India Lab Expo 2013 was a 3 day event held alongside PHARMAbiotika from 21st to 23rd November that attracted over 200 exhibitors from around the world. The […]