OCTOBER 31 FROM 9 A.M. TO 6 P.M.

2019
Innovation Symposium

 
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W H A T

Innovation Symposium

A symposium for Rice University Bioengineering faculty & graduate students to present their work & connect with alumni

W H E R E

Rice University BioScience Research Collaborative

6500 Main St, Houston, TX 77030

W H E N

Thursday,
October 31
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Just a day before the 2019 Rice Homecoming & Reunion

 

Program

 
 

Morning

8:30 a.m. Sign-in

9:00 a.m. Welcome from Jane Grande Allen, PhD, Chair of the Rice University Department of Bioengineering

9:10 a.m. Opening Keynote presented by Charles Liu, MD, PhD, Professor of Clinical Neurological Surgery & Director, USC Neurorestoration Center at University of Southern California

10:10 a.m. Break

10:20 a.m. Session I Presentations featuring Faculty Research Previews & Bioinspired Student Talks

11:20 a.m. Luncheon

12:00 pm Poster Session & Industry Exhibits

Afternoon

1:00 p.m. Keynote Presentation from Peter Hotez, MD, PhD, Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine & Professor, Pediatrics and Molecular & Virology and Microbiology at Baylor College of Medicine

2:00 p.m. Break

2:10 p.m. Session II Presentations featuring Faculty Research Previews & Bioinspired Student Talks

3:10 p.m. Break

3:20 p.m. Lab Open House

4:00 p.m. Alumni Career Panel + Q&A

5:00 p.m. Networking Reception & Awards

 
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