CPD event: Cutting-edge biotechnology

An opportunity for school and college teachers and technicians to up skill on cutting edge biotechnology developments and research

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Wellcome Genome Campus


Tue 10th Oct, 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

The conference is an opportunity to update on cutting-edge biotechnology developments and research; to share practice with teachers and technicians; to focus on aspects of ABE practice and ways of enriching learning and teaching.

The programme includes:

Key notes from scientists at the Wellcome Genome Campus about their research and recent, cutting-edge biotechnology developments.

Workshops including: careers in genomics; teaching and learning approaches and resources; ethics discussion workshop; and campus and lab tours.

About the conference

Who is the conference for?

School and college teachers and technicians on the Amgen programme. It is also open to people not on the Amgen programme – anyone interested in cutting-edge genomics and who may want to join the Amgen programme.

When is the conference running?

Tuesday 10 October 2023, 10.00am-3.30pm

Where is it taking place?

Conference Centre, Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, CB10 1SA

What does it cost?

There is no cost to attend the conference.

Amgen Biotech Experience (ABE) schools can claim support for staff release: up to £200 per school/ college based on attendance.

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