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Wanna travel to Mars? Calling all students for cross-disciplinary contest in synthetic biology

Øvrige — Information meeting about the iGEM 2017 competition


Date & Time:

Center for Synthetic Biology, Frederiksberg Campus, Thorvaldsensvej 40, 1st floor, room M117

Hosted by:
University of Copenhagen



An iGEM team consist of students from different disciplines from the same university combining their skills to create a unique completely new project crossing boundaries both scientifically and personally

Previous years iGEM teams members came from physics, biotech, business, entrepreneurship, communication, medicine, philosophy etc.

Teams are evaluated not only on results from the lab, but also on their ability to work together, communicate the project, fundraise, creativity, presentation etc. Months of intense work will climax at the Giant Jamboree at MIT in Boston in September 2017 competing with teams from all over the world.

Grow food, medicine and tools for space travel
Grow your network
Grow your competences
Grow the future!

Tentative program for info meeting:
1) intro: what is iGEM?
2) presentation by iGEM team 2016 CosmoCrops
3) how to apply

Feb 17th: Application deadline
Feb 28th 17.30: First meeting for participants


For more info, write to Nanna Heinz heinz@plen.ku.dk