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Speaker Announcement: Drew Endy


We're excited to welcome Drew Endy to our growing lineup of amazing biohackers. Drew is a true pioneer. More about him:

Drew Endy, Ph.D. is a long time BioHacker and leader in the field of Synthetic Biology. He is faculty in Stanford’s Bioengineering program and board president of the BioBricks Foundation (BBF) (BBF). Esquire named Endy one of the 75 most influential people of the 21st century. His support for the community is manifested through helping create the International Genetically Engineered Machines (iGEM) competition, the Registry of Standard Biological Parts, the BIOFAB, the SB conference series, the US Synthetic Biology Engineering Research Center (SynBERC). Drew is also a vocal advocate for open science and cross-disciplinary innovation. This is exhibited in a recent paper he co-authored with Laurie Zoloth, “Should We Synthesize a Human?”. It’s also evident in his collaborations with designers and social scientists for the 2014 Synthetic Aesthetics project, as well as his involvement in the SynbioLEAP program.


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BioHack The Planet: Coming to the Bay Area in 2016


As the BioHacker community grows, there is a need to disseminate information and facilitate interaction between individuals of different knowledge bases and areas of expertise.

BioHTP is run by BioHackers, designed for BioHackers, with talks solicited from BioHackers.

Dates & Location.

The dates for the inaugural BioHTP are September 23, 24, and 25, 2016. Events will begin the afternoon of Friday the 23rd, and close on Sunday the 25th. Join us for the weekend! We're excited to announce that the event will be held at Omni Commons, a community space in Oakland, CA, and home to Counter Culture Labs.

Omni Commons
4799 Shattuck
Oakland CA 94114

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No one will be turned away for lack of funds. Contact us if you need help(admin@biohacktheplanet.com) or alternatively submit a abstract and if you are chosen for a talk you will receive a free pass!

Submit an abstract.

Want to present at BioHTP's inaugural year? Submit an abstract! We'll let you know if you have been selected by mid-June. All accepted proposals get free tickets. If your proposal doesn't get accepted, you'll still receive $10 off of the full price of conference admission for participating.


We're on the lookout for help! If you've got some skills you'd like to share, give us a shout. Photography, videography, mad social media skills, give us a shout at admin@biohacktheplanet.com

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