[ Building Biotech-Creating Opportunities in the BC Bioeconomy ]


Building Biotech 2018 Thursday, Sept 27, 6:00pm Coast Coal Harbour Hotel View Event Details (http://thesbn.ca/Events/2018-19/building-biotech-2018)..


[ Genome BC Poster Competition 2018 ]


Upcoming: Thursday, May 24th, 2018 UBC's Pharmaceutical Sciences-Atrium Event details here (http://thesbn.ca/Events/2017-18/poster-competition-2018 )...


[ Networking Night ]


Upcoming: Tuesday, July 26th, 2017 6:30-9:00 pm, Steamworks Brewpub View Event Details (http://thesbn.ca/Events/2016-17/networking-night-July-2017)..


[ Annual General Meeting 2017 ]


Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 5:30-7:00 pm, at BC Cancer Research Centre, Dorothy Lam Boardroom, 1st floor View Event Details (https://thesbn.worldsecuresystems.com/Events/2016-17..


[ SBN Soiree 2017 ]


Wednesday June 7th, 2017 6:00pm-9:00 pm, at TELUS World of Science View Event Details (https://thesbn.worldsecuresystems.com/Events/2016-17/soiree-2017)..


[ Research Exchange & Poster Competition 2017 ]


Research Exchange & Poster Competition 2017 Thursday, May 25th, 2017 8:30am-4:00 pm, at UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences Building Main Foyer, 2405 Wesbrook Mall View Event D..


[ Networking Night ]


Upcoming: Thursday, April 20th, 2017 6:30PM - 9:00PM Central City Brewpub (Central City Shopping Centre, 13450 102 Ave) View Event Details ( http://thesbn.ca/Events/2016-17..


[ Career Connect - CDRD ]


Upcoming: Tuesday, March 7 2017 1:30PM - 5:00PM; 2405 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver View Event Details (http://thesbn.ca/Events/2016-17/career_connect_cdrd)..


[ Biotech Expo 2017 ]


Upcoming: Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 5:30PM - 9:00PM Jack Poole Hall at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Center (6163 University Blvd) Event details here (http://thesbn.ca/E..


Mentors at Biotech Expo & Conference

The following is a list of mentors who will be in attendence at our upcoming Biotech Expo & Conference on March 1st 2011:

Mr. Jeffery A. Bacha, President and CEO, Del Mar Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Paul Barran, Industrial Technology Advisor, Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP), National Research Council Canada
Mr. Mark Betteridge, Executive Director and CEO, Discovery Parks
Dr. Taryn Boivin, Vice President, Pharmaceutical Sciences & Manufacturing, Cardiome Pharma Corp.
Dr. Felix Breden, Associate Professor, SFU
Dr. Duncan Browman, Post Doctoral Fellow, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Dr. Christine Buerki, Program Director, GenomeDx
Ms. Helen Burt, Head, Division of Drug Delivery, Centre for Drug Research and Development; Angiotech Professor of Drug Delivery, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, UBC Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies
Ms. Stefanie Butland, Bioinformatician, UBC Bioinformatics Centre
Mr. Mark Chapeskie, Project Manager, BioTalent Canada
Dr. Artem Cherkasov, Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine UBC
Dr. Anthony Cheung, Chief Scientific Officer, enGene, Inc.
Ms. Tiffany Chiu, Co-founder, Centrifuge Media Lab
Ms. Susanna Chow, Young Practioners Committee
Dr. Simon Cowell, Biology Specialist, Health Canada
Dr. Elai Davicioni, President and CSO, GenomeDx
Ms. Marlene Delanghe, Career Advisor, UBC Career Services
Dr. Samudra Dissanayake, Business Development Manager, BC Preclinical Research Consortium
Dr. Nancy Dos Santos,Research Scientist, Celator Pharmaceuticals
Dr. Allen Eaves, Chief Executive Officer, STEMCELL Technologies
Dr. Lesley Esford, Industrial Technology Advisor, Industrial Research Assistance Program (IRAP), National Research Council Canada
Dr. Mannie Fan, Research Scientist, Celator Pharmaceuticals Corp.
Ms. Vivian Gao, Director, PCR Applications, Applied Biological Materials
Ms. Diane Gardiner, Head of Human Resources, Aquinox Pharmaceuticals
Ms. Pam Giberson, Research and Innovation Development Officer, NSERC
Dr. Clive Glover, Product Specialist, STEMCELL Technologies
Dr. David Granville, Associate Professor, Canada Research Chair, The Heart & Lung Institute at St. Paul's Hospital
Ms. Sally Greenwood, Director, Communication, Genome British Columbia
Ms. Megan Griffith, Research Partnerships Promotion Officer, NSERC
Mr. Drew Gutschmidt, Marketing Executive, iData Research
Ms. Rosine Hage-Moussa, Manager, Marketing & Outreach, LifeSciences British Columbia
Dr. David Harper, President, Pacific BioVentures Inc.
Ms. Sharon Hummel, Admissions Advisor, SFU Business
Mr. Bryan Imber, President, International Composting Corporation
Mr. Bob Ingratta, BioEnergy & BioProducts Sector Specialist, LifeSciences British Columbia
Mr. Kevin Jewell, Bioinformatics Programmer, BC Centre for Disease Control
Ms. Ann Johnston, Manager of Regulatory Affairs and Reimbursement, GenomeDx
Ms. May Kazem, Business Development Intern, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Ms. Polina Kouzmina, Human Resources Generalist, Cardiome Pharma Corp.
Ms. Jennie Kwan, siRNA Group Leader, Applied Biological Materials
Mr. Earnest Leung, Director, Antibody Applications, Applied Biological Materials
Mr. Peter Li, Chief Scientist, Applied Biological Materials
Mr. Angus Livingstone, Director, UBC University Industry Liaison Office
Ms. Joanne Loberg, Lead Career Consultant/Coach, JL Careers
Ms. Kathleen Lorenzo, Administrative Officer, NSERC
Ms. Betsabeh Madani, Director, Business Development, MITACS
Mr. David Makihara, Director, Business Development, MITACS
Ms. Susan Mandley, MBB Co-op Coordinator, SFU
Ms. Melissa McCrae, Executive Director, SFU Business
Dr. Ernest McEachern, Cofounder and CEO, Alectos Therapeutics
Dr. Sarah McLeod, Instructor, BCIT
Dr. Laurence Meadows, Director, Business Development, MITACS
Mr. Adam Molineux, Director, Year of Science
Ms. Janice Moshenko, Head of Training, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Ms. Clara Ng-Cummings, Co-founder, Centrifuge Media Lab
Mr. Frank Ott, Human Resource Manager, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Mr. Oscar Pan, Associate Scientist, Amgen BC Inc.
Dr. Joel Pel, Head, Research & Applications, Boreal Genomics
Mr. Chad Rathlef, Account Director, Early Development Services, PRA International
Ms. Alexandra Reid, Ontario Research and Innovation Development Officer, NSERC
Dr. Nana Rezai, Regional Medical & Research Specialist, Pfizer Canada Inc.
Dr. Michel Roberge, Chief Scientific Officer, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Mr. Jason Robertson, Manager, Business Operations, Aquinox Pharmaceuticals
Ms. Robyn Roscoe, Head, Strategic Planning and Project Management, Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency
Ms. Caroline Rumel, Human Resources, iData Research
Ms. Sharon Ruschkowski, Bioinformatics Training Program Coordinator, Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency
Ms. Kathy Rzeszutek, IP Lawyer, Trade-Mark Agent, Young Practioners Committee
Dr. Jane Savill, Post Doctoral Fellow, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Dr. Jamie Scott, Professor, SFU
Dr. Raymond See, Program Director, SAVI, Vancouver General Hospital
Dr. Joan Sheehan, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, STEMCELL Technologies
Dr. Cynthia Shippam-Brett, Technology Transfer Officer, UBC University Industry Liaison Office 
Ms. Christine Sjolander, Associate Director, SFU Business
Dr. Christo Stamboulides, R&D Manager, Solegear Bioplastics
Mr. Paul Stinson, President, CAPRA International
Mr. Peter Subrt, Research Coordinator, Pediatric Oncology, University of British Columbia
Dr. Aniko Takacs-Cox, Project Manager, Response Biomedical
Ms. Justine Tan, Conference Coordinator, STEMCELL Technologies
Ms. Mikaela Taylor, Senior Manager, KPMG
Dr. Kathy Tse, Post Doctoral Fellow, Centre for Drug Research and Development
Ms. Bojana Turic, President & CEO, Perceptronix
Dr. Ivan Waissbluth, Project Manager, MaRS Innovation
Mr. Rick Warner, Manager, NSERC
Ms. Kaity Weger, Human Resources Coordinator, Centre for Drug Reserach and Development
Ms. Siobhan Williams, Marketing Manager, BioTalent Canada
Ms. Po On Yeung, Administrative & Member Services Coordinator, LifeSciences British Columbia
Mr. Thomas Zeng, Assistant Production Coordinator, Functional Genomics, BC Cancer Agency
Dr. Sonia Ziesche, Technology Specialist, Gowlings
Ms. Michelle Zhou, miRNA Group Leader, Applied Biological Materials

last updated Feb 23rd 2011

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