Congratulations to Dr. John Fieschko
for a very successful 2011 Biotechnology Symposium. Dr. Fieschko is Faculty Chair of the Biotechnology Symposium Advisory Council, Executive Director of the CNY Biotechnology Research Center, and Professor in the SUNY-ESF Department of Paper and Bioprocess Engineering.
John was supported by an outstanding advisory council compromised of representatives from Le Moyne College; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; MacKenzie & Hughes, LLP; SUNY Upstate Medical University; The Tech Garden; Bristol-Myers Squibb; AMRI; SUNY-ESF; and Syracuse University.
The Crowne Plaza Syracuse Hotel provided an ideal setting for keynote presentations by
- Ms. Joanne M. Mahoney, Onondaga County Executive and
- Mr. Edward Reinfurt, Director of Division of Science, Technology & Innovation, Empire State Development
Keynote speakers and symposium attendees were joined by representatives from over 30 companies and universities for presentations, discussions, and networking focused on the application of biotechnology to healthcare and the environment.
With further thanks to program sponsors and collaborating sponsors,
Biospherix, O’Brien & Gere, Syracuse University Technology Transfer & Industrial Development Office, LeMoyne College, Bristol-Myers Squibb, AMRI, Upstate Medical University, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, John W. Danforth Co., EMD Millipore, PerkinElmer, e2e Materials, D&M Refrigeration, SUNY Upstate Cancer Research Center, MacKenzie & Hughes LLP, Sartorius Stedim Biotech,
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Details for this year’s Symposium are available at www.esf.edu/outreach/pd/2011/biotechnology/ and information regarding the 2012 Biotechnology Symposium will be available soon.
Chuck Spuches, Associate Provost