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BIC symposium

This year's BIC annual symposium will take place on Thursday, 26 November from 10:00am - 2:30pm at the University of Canterbury. The event will showcase a diverse range of speakers drawn from research, industry and government presenting on topics including future foods, biosecurity, biomedical devices and tracking COVID-19 with genomic sequencing. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about world-class research happening across New Zealand and meet others working in the field.

Date: Thursday 26 November 2020

Time: 10.00 AM – 2.30 PM NZDT

Location: University of Canterbury

Confirmed speakers:

  • Dr Joep de Ligt, Institute of Environmental and Science Research (ESR)
  • Dr Carlo Carere, Chemical and Process Engineering at UC
  • Dr Olivia Ogilvie, School of Biological Sciences at UC
  • Dr Mark Malone, Director of Research and Development at Fonterra
  • Sean Feast, School of Product Design at UC
  • Joanna Norris, CEO at ChristchurchNZ
  • Dr Steve Pawson, School of Forestry at UC
  • Prof. Kurt Krause, University of Otago
  • Dr Debbie Munro, Mechanical Engineering at UC
  • Prof. Wendy Lawson, Pro-Vice Chancellor of Science at UC

Registration is free and we welcome anyone who would like to attend.

Please register here by 19 November.