Workshops

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Paris

Eventbrite - iGEM 2012 Teachers' Workshop - Paris
Date: July 4
Location:
Paris Descartes University
Faculty of Medicine Cochin Port-Royal
24, rue du Faubourg Saint Jacques
75014 Paris


Agenda

Join us for the annual iGEM Teachers Workshop!

This year we plan to emphasize the meetup portion of the event. Come ready to talk about your team, your experience so far, what you are looking forward to, suggestions, hurdles, and more.

Given the different format of the event this year, we highly encourage all team instructors to attend, whether it is your first or fifth year participating in iGEM.

General Schedule

Tuesday, 3 July
Evening Welcome Reception*
Location: Dans le Landes, 119bis Rue Monge, 75005 Paris, France, 01 45 87 06 00
Time: 19h
Cost: Attendees cover their food and drink cost - 30 euros
RSVP mandatory

Wednesday, 4 July
Morning / Afternoon Workshop*
Location: Amphitheatre Luton, Paris Descartes University
Cost: Free - includes breakfast, breaks, lunch
RSVP mandatory


Detailed Schedule

9:30 Welcome
9:40 Introductions
11:10 Break
11:40 Synthetic Biology / Parts
12:40 Operations/iGEM Foundation
13:25 Lunch
14:25 Judging/Assembly
14:45 Divisions
15:15 Forum Discussion
16:15 End

Cambridge, MA

Eventbrite - iGEM 2012 Teachers' Workshop - Cambridge
Date: July 28
Location:
iGEM Headquarters
One Kendall Square
Building 600 - Suite B6104 (1st floor)
Cambridge, MA 02139

Agenda

Join us for the annual iGEM Teachers Workshop!

This year we plan to emphasize the meetup portion of the event. Come ready to talk about your team, your experience so far, what you are looking forward to, suggestions, hurdles, and more.

Given the different format of the event this year, we highly encourage all team instructors to attend, whether it is your first or fifth year participating in iGEM.

General Schedule

Saturday, July 28
Morning / Afternoon Workshop
Location: iGEM Headquarters
Time: 9:30 - 17:00
Cost: Free - includes breakfast, lunch, break
RSVP mandatory

Saturday, July 28
Evening Reception
Location: iGEM Headquarters
Time: 17:00
Cost: Free
RSVP mandatory

Detailed Schedule

9:30 Registration / Breakfast
10:00 Welcome
10:15 Introductions
11:30 Synthetic Biology / Parts
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Operations / iGEM Foundation
14:10 Judging
14:30 Assembly
15:00 Break
15:30 Divisions
16:00 Discussion
17:00 Reception
19:00 End


Travel Information

Air travelers should utilize the Boston Logan Airport (airport code: BOS). The MBTA system offers local transportation via subway trains and buses. Taxicabs are readily available in Boston and Cambridge.


There are multiple hotels near iGEM Headquarters which attendees can use for accommodations. Please contact the hotels directly for rates and reservations.

Boston Marriott Cambridge
50 Broadway
Cambridge, MA
phone: (617) 494-6600

Residence Inn Boston Cambridge
6 Cambridge Center
Cambridge, MA
phone: (617) 349-0700

The Kendall Hotel
350 Main Street
Cambridge, MA
phone: (866) 566-1300

Hotel Marlowe
25 Edwin Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA
phone: (800) 825-7140

Royal Sonesta Hotel Boston
40 Edwin Land Boulevard
Cambridge, MA
phone: (617) 806-4200

Hyatt Regency Cambridge
575 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA
phone: (617) 492-1234

Le Meridien Cambridge-MIT
20 Sidney Street
Cambridge, MA
phone: (617) 577-0200

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