Biotech Workshops

Biotech Startup School@KU

Learn the basics of starting a biotech company at Biotech Startup School@KU. Bring your startup idea or work on a team. Practical advice, mentoring, and networking to move your new biotech venture forward.

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  • Six 2-hour sessions—lectures, networking & discussion
  • Dinner provided to onsite guests
  • Live feed will be available
  • Teams will be formed around ideas to create new companies

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    How to Make It and Use It Workshop

    University of Kansas, Lawrence

    August 1–3, 2018

    Integrated Science Building, the University of Kansas, Lawrence

    Sponsors: National Institutes of Health · National Science Foundation



    This workshop will offer participants the opportunity to learn about patterning structures across different length scales (nm → µm) and become familiar with a number of important application areas – microfluidics and nanofluidics for biological/biomedical applications. There will be lectures (mornings) covering relevant technological and application areas. In the afternoons, there will be on-site visits and demonstrations of fabrication equipment and hands-on experiments focused on making a microfluidic device and using it.

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