Big Data: Distraction or Disruption?
5:30 - 7:30 pm, Orlando
BioFlorida presents Joseph T. Bielitzki, DVM, MS, developer of novel approaches to biomedical problems. He served as NASA's Chief Veterinary Officer and as a DARPA Program Manager. For details and to register, click here
NSF Education Directorate Open House
- Sept. 8, Washington, D.C.
NSF's Directorate for Education and Human Resources is hosting an open house focused on the Innovation Corps Program 10 - 11 a.m. at its headquarters. RSVP to
for details on the event. Download the Innovation Corps - Regional Node Program request for proposal (due April 17, 2015)
Ocean Science Lecture
- Sept. 17 at 7 p.m., Ft. Pierce
HBOI presents Indian River Lagoon Observatory: Phase 2 Expanding Real-Time Observations for Everyone. The lecture will be in the HBOI Johnson Education Center Auditorium.
FAU Responsible Conduct of Research - Conflict of Interest Workshop
Sept. 19 and 23, 1:00-2:50 pm, SU-80, Room 132
Graduate students are strongly encouraged to register for free workshops on the professional standards of ethical research. Each of four modules is offered twice this semester. Undergraduate students and faculty are welcome to attend. Click here for the fall schedule and to register. Lunch will be provided to those who register more than a week in advance.
Getting to Know Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute: From Application to Closeout
- Sept. 22-23, San Diego
This free workshop for sponsored project administrators will offer tips and tools for developing responsive PCORI funding proposals.
. Space is limited.
UCF Biomedical Education Seminar
Sept. 25, 11:30-12:30, UCF, Lake Nona Medical City
RSVP by Aug. 29
Tshaka Cunningham, Ph.D, Scientific Program Manager, U.S. Dept. of Veteran's Affairs, will discuss funding opportunities with the agency. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Parking at Lake Nona medical city is free for the day. Click here for details.
SAVE THE DATE! October 10
Boca, Medicine 130; video-conference details coming soon
Increase your knowledge about how creative ideas become patentable products. Lunch will be provided for RSVPs received by Oct. 1. RSVP here.
BioFlorida Conference 2014
October 12 – 14, 2014, Ft. Lauderdale
Join over 500 life science professionals at this conference chaired by Research Park's CEO Andrew Duffell.
Contact: Kayla Schwenk at
14th IEEE International Conference on BioInformatics and Bioengineering
November 10 – 12, 2014, Boca Raton Marriott Hotel, 5150 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton
Paper submission deadline is July 4.
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. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers International (IEEE) Conference on Bioinformatics and BioEngineering (BIBE) solicits original research findings, engineering designs, practical development experiences, and discussions of real-world systems. Questions: Contact the FAU Conference Chair, Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar, Ph.D. at