Welcoming Presentation - BYU Genetics and Biotechnology Club

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6 Δεκ 2012 (πριν από 4 χρόνια και 8 μήνες)

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Find out what’s happening outside the BYU bubble!



Join the brand new Genetics
and Biotech Club!!!


For students interested in recent developments in
Biotechnology, Genetics, Bioinformatics, Agriculture,
Biotech Business, and Pharmaceuticals
.


Kick off Meeting:

Tuesday, November 8

7:00PM 373 MARB


Stay on top and involved with the latest advances in one
of the coolest and most progressive areas of science!




WELCOME TO GENETICS AND
BIOTECHNOLOGY CLUB

KICK
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OFF

Sam Felin and Michael Hallstrom

WHAT IS BIOTECHNOLOGY?

There are now more than 4,000 biotechnology companies worldwide

Biotechnology



Is the use of cellular and biomolecular
processes to solve problems or make useful
products.

Biotechnology Industry Organization








Source:

Ernst & Young

Employment in biotech growing


In 10 years employment has doubled

VIDEO

Biotechnology, the combination of biology and technology, includes biologic
applications, diagnostic tools and businesses that improve everyday life by
providing solutions to some of life's most vexing problems.

Biotechnology
Industry Organization







Health for People and Animals

Improving every day life

Safer and healthier foods

Cleaner Manufacturing and Solutions to
Environmental Challenges

Food Production

Bio
-
defense










Biotechnology Solutions for Everyday Life

Why are you interested in Biotechnology?

VIDEO

mms://67.130.48.15:7070/grandvideo.wmv


WHAT CAN WE OFFER
YOU



INFORMATION

NETWORKING

COMPANY

TOURS


PROFESSIONAL

LECTURES

ADVICE

FUN


The more involved you get the SMARTER you become

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in your career

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in knowing what is going on in the industry

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in how to get better grades

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in networking

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in helping others

SMARTER




Committed lecturers:

Brian H. Moss, Utah Life Science Association (ULSA) president

David Bryce, Assistant Professor of Strategy, Organizational Leadership & Strategy, BYU

Planned lecturers will represent biotechnology elite:

Monsanto



Arup laboratories




Bard

Abbot Laboratories


Cephalon




Aridyne

Myriad



Patent lawyer offices



Consultant

BYU faculty


BYU alumni in Biotech and Genetics

and more

Networking opportunities, Professional Lectures, Information, Advice, and Life Science business tours

Other plans:

Touring biotech and pharma businesses in Utah and in the nation

Student Sage of the Month

Visiting conferences

Service opportunities

Socializing opportunities

Bi
-
monthly meetings (When?)

Professional and semi
-
professional magazines subscription

FUN


pizza, road trips, and maybe laser tag or river rafting or …


Networking opportunities, Professional Lectures, Information, Advice, and Life Science business tours

This is your club.

It’s only as good as we make it!

To join
-

add name
and email on survey

Thank you

WELCOME TO GENETICS AND
BIOTECHNOLOGY CLUB