September 2020 BioBreakfast
Hear from Governor Carney and Delaware Bio Members on Delaware Innovation Combating Covid-19
Although live events aren’t possible right now, our connectivity and collaboration go on! Delaware Bio’s BioBreakfast will be virtual in September 2020! Join us to experience the same great BioBreakfast event in a virtual setting.
Join us virtually on Thursday, September 10th from 8:30 – 10:00 am as we highlight the important work Delaware companies and researchers are doing to address the COVID-19 pandemic, ranging from vaccines to therapeutics to diagnostics and testing to protective gear.
We will be joined by our special guest Governor John Carney who will provide an update on the state’s response to the pandemic and answer your questions.
Attendees will also hear from Steven J. Stanhope, Ph.D., Associate Vice President for Research and Principal Investigator at Delaware INBRE as he provides an overview of the Delaware Journal of Public Health’s latest issues dedicated to the important, collaborative Covid-19 research underway across the state.
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Dr. Jennifer Cheek and Megan Carpenter will join us to provide an overview of Siemens Healthineers FDA Emergency Use Authorization for its laboratory-based total antibody test to detect the presence of coronavirus antibodies. Doug Durney will share an inside look at the launch of ILC Dover’s new healthcare respirator in response to the rising demand for PPE during the COVID-19 crisis. Vance Kershner, President and CEO of Labware will join the conversation to discuss the rollout of their Portable Disease Surveillance Kit.
WHAT IS BIOBREAKFAST
BioBreakfast is Delaware Bio’s signature bi-monthly morning opportunity to connect with the bioscience and life science industry to learn about the industry’s hot topics. This event provides great forums to network with more than 100 professionals from the region over breakfast and coffee and learn about ground-breaking research and news from key members of the life sciences community.
WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND
- Hear from and meet with executives at the top life science companies making a difference here in Delaware
- Connect with new business opportunities
- Get the pulse on the latest life sciences trends
- Network with peers and potential partners
Member | FREE
Non-Member | $50
In-Transition | $25
DELAWARE BIO EVENT POLICIES
The “In Transition” rate is available for first-time attendees seeking employment. If you are still searching for employment after the first BioBreakfast and wish to continue attending, we offer you a discounted rate of $25 to attend. The “Non-Member” rate is for those who very occasionally attend our events (no more than two events) or for those who are evaluating whether they wish to join Delaware Bio. This is not intended for individuals who attend every event in a series. If you fall into this category, we ask that you join the organization. Information about membership can be found by contacting us at [email protected].
Please note that Delaware Bio is a member-supported organization, preference is given to our members. If an event becomes sold out and you are registered as a non-member, we reserve the right to cancel your registration and refund your payment. If you are retired and wish to attend BioBreakfast, we ask that you join the organization as a member, at our new, discounted retired membership level.
When registering please use your company email address, so we can verify membership (if applicable). Registration for our virtual events will end 24-hours before the event is set to begin to ensure you receive the proper communication to join the event. Please register in advance, as it may fill up quickly. Thank you!
Cancellations must be made in writing, via email to Yvette Murray more than one (1) week prior to the event to receive a refund minus 25% for registration/administrative costs. If the cancellation is made within one week of the event or the attendee is a no-show, Delaware Bio will not issue a refund. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Yvette Murray.
- 8:30 - 8:32
- Opening Remarks
- 8:32 - 9:00
- Delaware Innovation Combating Covid-19
Speakers:Governor John Carney
- 9:00 - 9:20
- Delaware INBRE
Speakers:Steven J. Stanhope Ph.D.
- 9:32 - 9:44
- ILC Dover
- 9:44 - 9:56
- 9:56 - 10:00
- Closing Remarks