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What’s Next for San Diego Biotechnology? Poll Results

August 2, 2009 – 8:30 am | Edit Post

We polled SDBN members to find out what they want to hear about at our August 18th panel, and the results are in! We weren’t surprised that Green tech was #1, but did find it …

The Transformation of the Biotech Business Model: Vote on SDBN’s August Event

July 30, 2009 – 7:06 am | Edit Post

San Diego County biotech in 2008 represented the third largest community for developing the next generation of biopharmaceuticals and cutting edge therapies. The impact of the financial crisis and funding shortfall is accelerating trends set …

What is “healthcare innovation?” You tell us!

July 29, 2009 – 8:04 pm | Edit Post
What is “healthcare innovation?” You tell us!

The BIL:PIL 2009 Healthcare Innovation Conference will bring together over 200 entrepreneurs, health professionals, technologists, and laypeople to describe the future of healthcare.
BIL:PIL will be held in the unconference format. For those unfamiliar, unconferences are …

SDBN’s August Event: Power to the People!

July 10, 2009 – 8:35 am | Edit Post

The SDBN is all about promoting the biotechnology community in San Diego, and for our August 18th event we’re going to highlight a local company, and open it up to the members to decide which …

What Channel Are You?

July 9, 2009 – 6:40 am | Edit Post

I was talking with good friend Julie Wright of (W)right On Communications and she surprised me by telling me that she considers me the “San Diego Biotechnology Channel.” What she meant by this is that …

Bloggers Wanted!

July 7, 2009 – 6:48 am | Edit Post
Bloggers Wanted!

If you attended the Social Media for Scientists Event we had in May, you know that we are aiming to get more of you involved in the SDBN. One of the ways is through inviting …

Friendfeed: Life Scientists’ Biggest Little Secret

June 29, 2009 – 6:53 am | Edit Post

During our May 28th Social Media for Scientists (SMS) SDBN event, William Gunn talked about friendfeed as a useful tool for discussing science and learning. We polled the attendees before the event and found that …

Social Media for Scientists Poll Results

June 28, 2009 – 9:55 am | Edit Post

Scientists & Social Media: Poll & Event Details
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Here are the results of the poll we took of attendees before the May 28th Social Media for Scientists SDBN Event. The presentation …

Scientists: Is Modesty the Best Policy?

June 23, 2009 – 8:34 am | Edit Post

I recently looked over a company presentation for a friend and noticed something that I see a lot from scientists: she was being too modest in stating her reputation and abilities. When I pointed it …

Social Media for Scientists: Video Resources for Life Science Researchers

June 17, 2009 – 9:58 am | Edit Post

At the recent Social Media for Scientists Event, we talked about the fact that the trends you are seeing in ‘everyday life’ such as increased utilization of the internet to communicate, are also finding their …