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Get to Know Your Neighbors - Keynote Speaker Craig Venter

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Craig Venter to be Keynote Speaker at this year's event.  Join us for a networking event to help find collaborators, vendors, customers, advisers and investors, jobs, employees and meet your fellow entrepreneurs in your own neighborhood. Attendance is free!



Featuring Keynote Speaker

Craig Venter, PhD




J. Craig Venter, PhD, is regarded as one of the leading scientists of the 21st century for his numerous invaluable contributions to genomic research. In 2013, he co-founded Human Longevity, Inc. (HLI), the genomics-based, technology-driven company creating the world’s largest and most comprehensive database of whole genome, phenotype and clinical data designed to enable pharmaceutical companies, insurers and healthcare providers to impact and improve health.  HLI is developing and applying large scale computing and machine learning to make novel discoveries to revolutionize the practice of medicine.  In addition to HLI, Dr. Venter is also Founder, Chairman, and CEO of the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), a not-for-profit, genomics-focused research organization with approximately 250 scientists and staff, and is Co-Founder, Executive Chairman, and Co-Chief Scientist of Synthetic Genomics Inc., a privately held company dedicated to commercializing genomic-driven solutions to address global needs such as new sources of energy, new food and nutritional products, and next generation vaccines.





5:00 – 6:00pm         Networking Reception & Exhibition, appetizers & refreshments

                                  provided. Beer & Wine available for purchase

6:00 – 6:15pm         Introduction to SDEE

6:15 – 7:00pm         Keynote Speaker: Dr. J. Craig Venter

7:00 – 8:00pm         Continued Networking and Exhibition

Exhibit tables are available to SDEE member companies! Contact: Danielle Hayes, [email protected]

See Exhibitor Table Layout

March 23, 2016 at 5pm - 8pm
Bella Vista Social Club & Cafe and The Roth Auditorium at The Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine
2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Dr
La Jolla, CA 92037
United States
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Ruben Flores-Saaib Noushin Dunkelman Dwight Navis Gregory Einhorn David Bullough Nancy Dahl Debra Bressaw Zhaoqing Ding Aaron Wise Dan Ruchman Cody Midlam Steve Scott Chris Deon Mike Krasny Jon Engle Xiaomin Fan Bolyn Hubby Judit Bartalis Michael Frank John Lubin Iveta Kalcheva Edmond Durana Tina Kuus Katie Smith Jonathan Lee Vickie Driver Barb Kozikowski Denise Lew Renee Durant Robert Dickinson chrystel gelin Arshan Amiri Dimitri Arges Susie Harborth Dhruv Wadhwa Shane Poppen Edward Paek Jorg Lorscheider Richard Lin Marco Biamonte Thomas Boyd Lonnie Adelman Hans Aerni Vilas Shukla Stan Kim Melanie Webster dan steinberg Teresa Gallagher


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