Athens BioBash: A Discussion on Agricultural Biotechnology

Come network with leading professionals in the Athens life sciences community and learn about biodegradable bioplastics and GMOs.

Two TED-style talks on biodegradable bioplastics and GM crops will be followed by a reception. Come interact with members of the North Georgia life science and biotech industries, discuss issues affecting the growing industry, and form new relationships through exchanges of information, ideas and support. 

Speakers

  • Joe B. Grubbs III, Ph.D., Senior Polymer Scientist and UGA Liaison, DaniMer Scientific
  • Wayne Parrott, Ph.D., Professor, Crop & Soil Sciences, University of Georgia 

Time & Schedule
5–6 p.m. Registration & Networking
6–7 p.m. Program 
7–7:30 p.m. Networking

*First 25 UGA students receive free admission (Contact Tyler Duggins at tduggins@uga.edu or 706-542-8969).

Thursday, November 21 at 5:00pm to 7:30pm

Terrapin Beer Co. 265 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA 30607

Event Type

Lectures and Discussions, Receptions and Recognitions, Networking

Audience

Current Students, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Community

Topic

Research, Science & Technology

Website

https://gabio.org/inspire_events/athe...

Cost

Free for UGA faculty and staff. $10, UGA student; $10, GaBio member; $20, GaBio nonmember.

Group
Office of Research, Innovation Gateway
Hashtag

##Research #Innovation

Event Contact Name

Tyler Duggins

Event Contact Phone Number

706-542-8969

Event Contact Email

tduggins@uga.edu

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