Petit Institute Events

Wednesday
October
27
Held on 4th Wednesday of every month and open to Members, Guests, Sponsors, Partners, and presenting Entrepreneurs from any of our Keiretsu Forum Global chapters and regions.
Wednesday
October
27
"Translational Funding Opportunities - Funding and Resources for Commercialization"
Monday
November
1
"Lessons Learned from Behavioral and Molecular Characterization of Chronic Preclinical TBI" - Todd White, Ph.D. - Neurobiology - Morehouse School of Medicine
Monday
November
8
"Re-examining Information Processing in the Mouse Visual Thalamus" - Chinfei Chen, M.D., Ph.D. - Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital
Friday
November
12
Monthly Microphysiological Systems Event
Monday
November
15
"Can Deep Neural Networks Model the Robustness of Human Object Recognition?" - Frank Tong, Ph.D. - Vanderbilt University
Tuesday
November
16
"Engineering Human Tissues for Medical Impact" - Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Ph.D. - Columbia University
Wednesday
November
17
"Tales from the Trenches Panel - Tips for Success in Commercialization"
Thursday
November
18
“How to Finance Your Start-up” - Connor Seabrook, M.B.A. - Georgia Research Alliance
Monday
November
22
"From Neurons to Behavior in Hydra" - Adrienne Fairhall, Ph.D. - University of Washington
Wednesday
December
8
"IP Strategy Patentability, Freedom to Operate, Prior Art, and Patent Strategies"
Thursday
January
13
"Applications of Physical Chemistry to Probing and Understanding Biology"

Bio Community Events

Wednesday
October
27
NSF Funded NanoFANS lecture series is intended to bridge Biology & Nanotechnology research.

Annual & Recurring Events

Bioengineering SeminarsBioengineering Seminars

A collaboration between the Petit Institute and BME. Seminars held Tuesdays or Thursdays between 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. View schedule »

Breakfast ClubBreakfast Club

Breakfast Club is a seminar series that showcases local Petit Institute faculty members and is held on the second Tuesday of the month. View schedule »

Buzz on BiotechnologyBuzz on Biotechnology

Each fall the Petit Institute hosts one of its largest outreach events, the Buzz on Biotechnology High School Open House. More info »

Distinguished LectureDistinguished Lecture

The Distinguished Lecture Series brings internationally recognized bioengineering and bioscience leaders to the Petit Institute community to give their perspective on the future of biotechnology. More info »

Suddath SymposiumSuddath Symposium

The 2022 Suddath Symposium — "Applications of Physical Chemistry to Probing and Understanding Biology," to be held in Memory of Bridgette Barry, Ph.D. on January 13-14, 2021. Go to website »