Fourth Annual South Dakota Biotechnology Summit & Annual Meeting

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Fourth Annual South Dakota Biotechnology Summit
& Annual Meeting
Thursday, September 17, 2009
Ramkota Inn, Sioux Falls

The South Dakota Biotech Association presents the Fourth Annual SD Biotechnology Summit.  The biosciences are outpacing other industries in growth, investments and employment base.  South Dakota is poised to capitalize on biotechnoogy opportunities.  Attend this Summit and learn how we can come together to grow the industry in South Dakota.
Speakers for this event are: 

Jim Greenwood, BIO
President & CEO Biotechnology
Industry Organization

Dr. Paul Burn, Sanford
Broin Chair
The Sanford Project

Dr. David Fischhoff, Monsanto Company
Vice President
Technology Strategy & Development &
Chief of Staff Technology Division

Jim Abbott, USD
The University of South Dakota

Conference Highlights:
  • Panel discussion - "How SD can help heal, fuel and feed the world"
  • Breakout sessions - Plant Science, Animal Science, Biomedical Science, Biofuels, and Tech Transfer
  • Research poster session for students and faculty
  • Exhibitors and displays

Early-bird registration deadline is September 10, 2009.  For registration and other information visit or contact Jeremy Freking, Executive Director, SD Biotech Association at 605-274-3714.

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