2017 Champions for Biotechnology Education, 2nd Annual Awards Reception

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The MassBioEd Foundation annually recognizes an individual, an organization, and a teacher for outstanding advocacy for and contributions to biotechnology education in the region.

 Join us as we recognize

Champions for Biotechnology Education

This event is reception-style, featuring a jazz trio, passed hors d’oeuvres, food stations, and hosted bar.  A silent auction and reception will be followed by a short speaking program during which three honorees will receive their awards.  

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2017 Awardees:

 Sanofi Genzyme

Dr. Jeffrey Leiden, CEO, Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Eric Leigh and David Enos, Gloucester High School

 All event proceeds support MassBioEd's BioTeach program, which last year provided lab-based training to over 161 teachers from 94 schools, giving over 10,000 Massachusetts high school students a chance to learn new lab lessons in biotechnology. In the 2016-17 school year, 922 students participated in college and career exploration events, receiving first hand experiences and learning about opportunities within industry and higher education.

2017 Sponsorship Prospectus

 

  Thank you to our sponsors  

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Price

  • $150 for Individual Donation - 1 event registration
  • $300 for Double Donation - 2 event registrations (please submit attendee names)
  • $0 for Admin Use Only - Special Access Invite

Date

November 8, 2017
5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Category

MassBioEd Events

Location

UMass Club
One Beacon Street, 32nd Floor
Boston, MA 02108