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Seminar series: “Life Science Across the Globe” 12/1

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Date: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am EST

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Global communication and cooperation in the life sciences are more important than ever.

Embracing this spirit, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is joining with sister institutes from around the world to bring you Life Science Across the Globe, a monthly event in which leading scientists and scholars gather remotely from different parts of the world to showcase the most exciting advances in science and discuss important issues related to science and society.

The talks will be live-streamed through Zoom, with the link accessible through the “Life Science Across the Globe” website. There will be a question and answer period.

Zoom Webinar Information    ID: 958 5951 7201     Passcode: 489171

Schedule (ET):

9:00–10:00 a.m. Talks and Q&A
10:00-10:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
10:30-11:00 a.m. Meet the Panelists


  • Rob Martienssen, Professor and HHMI Investigator, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL), US
  • Sarah Hearne, Principal Scientist, International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Mexico
  • Raviga Sambanthamurthi, Former Director, MPOB Advanced Biotechnology and Breeding Centre, Malaysia

Moderated by: Marc Van Montagu, Chairman, VIB-International Plant Biotechnology Outreach (IPBO), Belgium



    No advanced registration is required