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June 12, 2017

This year's Entrepreneurship Summit, themed “The Conscious Entrepreneur”, took place on Saturday June 3rd 2017 at the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) and offered an eclectic program that was attended by over 100 students, postdocs and professionals from all over Los Angeles. We kicked the day of with opening remarks by BCLA President Yari Fontebasso, followed by Jasson Crockett, who gave an overview of biotech in LA on behalf of the LA Mayor's Office. Sonia Luna, Executive Director of CN...

March 22, 2017

With over one hundred guests in attendance, BCLA’s annual “Bioscience Talent Connection” successfully served its mission to connect postdocs, graduate students and life science professionals with the SoCal biotech industry. The event was held at the Ray R. Irani Hall at the University Park Campus at USC on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 and featured a career panel discussion, career workshop, networking lunch, company spotlights, and a career fair. Our Vice President Carolina Amador kicked off the...

December 14, 2016

Last week at BCLA’s Big Data Symposium, attendees took advantage of the opportunity to learn about data science from professionals in the biotech industry, who work with big data every day. The event opened with remarks by Dr. Alexander Hoffman (UCLA), and followed with an insightful and inspiring keynote lecture by Dr. Paul Fu (LA BioMed), who emphasized how science is being driven more and more by big data.

The morning session also featured a panel discussion led by Dr. Amy Hurwitz. During the...

June 19, 2016

On Saturday June 11th, over 100 registered guests joined us at CNSI for BCLA’s 2ndAnnual Entrepreneurship Summit. The event was inspiring to all, as it gave each participant a chance to learn about the exciting biotech opportunities in Los Angeles and network with many of the industry’s leaders.

This year’s event program was packed full of activities throughout the entire day. In the morning, a short welcome address from the director of CNSI, Jeff Miller and Adrienne Lindgren from the Los Angeles...

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