Roundtable: Creating a culture of growth for synthetic biology.
By Beate El-Chichakli Head, Secretariat of the German Bioeconomy Council and Global Bioeconomy Summit
17:00 - 17:15
Feedback Panel: A review of the top challenges, opportunities and applications discussed in our roundtables
By Beate El-Chichakli Head, Secretariat of the German Bioeconomy Council and Global Bioeconomy Summit , Jakob Charles Schweizer Scientific Coordinator of MaxSynBio, Max Planck Research Network for Synthetic Biology , John Husnik Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder & Director, Renaissance BioScience , Richard Pieters President, Products, Zymergen
17:15 - 17:45
Closing Keynote: The Synthetic Age: Outdesigning Evolution, Resurrecting Species, and Reengineering Our World.
By Christopher J. Preston Professor of Philosophy, Fellow at Program on Ethics and Public Affairs, University of Montana
17:45 - Late
Networking Drinks & Dinner: Continue the discussion in a more informal setting in the heart of Berlin
Tuesday 19th November
08:59 - 10:30
SESSION: Organism design and engineering. Standards, speed and efficiency, automation and scale, future potential
09:00 - 09:30
Coffee & Networking
09:00 - 09:15
Presentation: Computational Protein Design: Expanding the Reach of Biotechnology
Networking Coffee: Schedule one-to-one meetings or check out the latest tech in the exhibition
15:59 - 16:45
SynBio Stars: Startup companies from our SynBio Stars programme, share their business plans, inspiration and goals in short presentations to the whole audience.
16.45 - 17.30
Investment leaders panel: A review of our SynBio Stars presentations, discussion of the current market status, and advice to those seeking investment on what makes them attractive (and unattractive) to venture capital investors.