Biotech Updates

Being Human 2.0: SynBio LIVE

March 22, 2017

The Cornell Alliance for Science will hold the event Being Human 2.0: SynBio LIVE, a virtual workshop on synthetic biology and emerging technologies to be held on Thursday, March 30, 2017, from 2:00 to 5:30 PM EDT. The workshop will have four sessions on topics ranging from artificial genomes to GMOs, and all the sessions will be streaming live on social media. "Attendees" can watch and comment in real-time from anywhere in the world.

Being Human 2.0: SynBio LIVE will be bilingual with some sessions conducted in English and others in Spanish, and all sessions will be live-tweeted in both languages. The event can be followed on Twitter and Facebook using #synbiolive with or without social media accounts, and all updates can be found at and

For the most up-to-date information about SynBio LIVE, including agenda announcements, we encourage interested individuals to check out the official Facebook event page