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Building A Life Science Team To Meet Your Goals

Posted by Mary Canady July 24th, 2012 .
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Building a Life Science Team To Meet Your Goals from Mary Canady
Presentation by Mary Canady for the SDBN July 23rd Speed Networking event with hyperlinks and audio.

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SDBN July 23rd Speed Networking: Build Your Team

Posted by Mary Canady July 2nd, 2012 .
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It’s time again for our ever popular speed networking event July 23rd! We hold this occasion semiannually and we always get a big, enthusiastic crowd. This time we’ll focus on helping you build the team which will help meet your goals. We’ll provide useful information and you’ll get the opportunity to connect with many biotech and life science professionals in a fun environment.
Building a team is important whether you’re looking for a job, searching for new clients, or just want to get to know people in the industry. At our …

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Summer Science Activities for Kids: San Diego and Beyond!

Posted by Mary Canady June 21st, 2012 .
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Summer Science Activities for Kids: San Diego and Beyond!
We asked our Twitter ‘think tank’ about summer activities involving science for kids and got some great answers! The links for descriptions of activities are below, and they are followed by resources for parents in San Diego.
Storified by Comprendia · Thu, Jun 21 2012 10:10:00

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Summer Camp at Steve Spangler ScienceScience is fun. So why leave all the fun to teachers during the school year? Use our Science …

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SDBN June 25th Event With Lilly: Open Innovation Drug Discovery

Posted by Mary Canady June 4th, 2012 .
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San Diego biotech has grown thanks to a collaborative spirit which is sometimes manifested in the acquisition and joining of companies towards a common goal. Lilly’s presence here is indicative of this type of growth, beginning with their acquisition of SGX Pharmaceuticals and Applied Molecular Evolution, and they’ve continued to move forward and contribute to the region.

The SDBN is dedicated to helping the local life science community understand and leverage the fantastic opportunities available through networking and sharing resources. Lilly is a leader in this area and formed the Open …

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Brewing Science: Improving Science Communication with ASBMB April 23rd At Mission Brewery

Posted by Mary Canady March 30th, 2012 .
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In April we’re teaming up with the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) to host an event at Mission Brewery downtown during the big Experimental Biology conference. You may know we are big proponents of science communication because it helps researchers with their careers, funding, and connecting with other scientists.
The event will feature bloggers, reporters, industry professionals, public speaking experts, and policy makers, all who will be available to help you improve your science communication skills. We’ll have some fun contests to help you meet people, and there …

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SDBN March 26th 2012 Event with Organovo

Posted by Mary Canady March 6th, 2012 .
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Organovo is an exciting San Diego biotech company with technology to create human tissue through a technique called 3D bioprinting. The tissue can be used for drug discovery and development, and the company has been included in the MIT Technology Review’s 2012 TR50 list of the world’s most innovative companies. The excitement around Organovo has grown since they recently announced funding and their stock is now publicly traded. You’ll get the chance to hear from CEO Keith Murphy at our March 26th event, he’ll give a presentation titled ‘3D Bioprinting …

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Building & Leveraging Life Science Networks

Posted by Mary Canady February 24th, 2012 .
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Building & Leveraging Life Science Networks
View more from author Mary Canady or schedule a free consultation.

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SDBN February 21st Free Happy Hour: Learning to Leverage Networks

Posted by Mary Canady February 8th, 2012 .
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The SDBN group continues to grow rapidly, with about 6,000 members on LinkedIn, thousands more on Facebook and Twitter, and more than 1,000 biotech professionals attending our events each year. How can you leverage the network and your geographic advantage of being in San Diego? Come to our free happy hour February 21st at Green Flash Brewery and you’ll be able to learn from the Comprendia team about how you can leverage networks and tools to advance your career and business. As usual, we’ll also be open to your suggestions …

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Focus on San Diego: Life Science Conferences Spring 2012

Posted by Mary Canady January 31st, 2012 .
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This spring San Diego downtown will be buzzing with scientific discussions as our city hosts a number of major scientific symposia.  We are excited to attend and soak in all the science that will be shared during these two months.  Our own Mary Canady will also be participating in a panel discussing on the triumphs and trials of Transitioning from Academia to Industry at the Annual meeting of the Biophysical Society on Tuesday, February 28, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM.
We hope that you are planning on attending at least some …

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SDBN January 23rd Speed Networking: What Are Your 2012 Goals?

Posted by Mary Canady January 3rd, 2012 .
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It’s a new year! We asked about your 2012 goals in this poll (which you can still take and get a free CST calendar) and got some thoughtful answers. We plugged the text into Tagxedo and got this word cloud which sums it up, with the top words being biotech, pharma, networking, people, learning, companies, job and industry. We’ll post the full results soon along with our vision for 2012, and hope to help you get started quickly with our annual speed networking event January 23rd. Bring your business cards, …

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