[ 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..


Creating Connections - Working Together to Transform Our World


Creating Connections - Working Together to Transform Our World on May 10 & 11, 2013 at the University of British Columbia

A conference on the participation of women in science, engineering, and technology, for everyone who wants to be part of the discussion, inclusive of all genders, backgrounds, and professions. The conference will host sessions with topics including Entrepreneurship, Job Searching, Graduate Studies, Networking, with presenters including company CEOs and managers, university professors, and career coaches.

Visit our website to register http://www.wwest.ca/cc; contact us at creating.connections [at] ubc.ca

  • Highlights of the conference include networking receptions, personal and professional development sessions, opportunities for structured discussions and dialogue, and a total of four keynotes:
  • Friday Public Keynote: "The Role of Gender in Science Communication" panel discussion, moderated by Dr. Jennifer Gardy (BC Centre for Disease Control and recurring guest host for Daily Planet on the Discovery Channel) and featuring Bob McDonald (Host of CBC Radio One's Quirks and Quarks), Carin Bondar (Host for Discovery International and blogger for Scientific American), and Cam Cronin (HR MacMillan Space Centre).
  • Saturday Opening Keynote: Dr. Roberta Bondar (the world's first neurologist in space and Canada's first female astronaut).
  • Saturday Lunch Keynote: Anna Tudela (Vice-President of Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Secretary, Goldcorp Inc.).
  • Saturday Closing Keynote: Amiee Chan (CEO, President, and Director of Norsat International Inc.)

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