UC Berkeley
Visiting Scholar and Postdoc Affairs Program

2017 Conference

Wednesday, March 29, 2017
9AM to 1PM

UC Berkeley, 106 Stanley Hall

SAVE THE DATE: Let's Have an Awesome Time doing Science!

March 29, 2017 9AM to 1PM

Come join us for the annual symposium to hear from scientists who will share their own inspiring stories about science and more. There will be coffee, tea, snacks, and lunch!

Outstanding list of confirmed speakers:

Steve Whitelam (LBNL): a material scientist passionate about science writing

Eugene Cordero (SJSU): a climate scientist fervent about educational outreach

Michael Mayhew (LLNL): a computational biologist teaching computers to diagnose human disease

Traci Grzymala (UCB): a trained insect biologist that brings science and scientists to elementary schools

Marla Feller (UCB): a physicist-turned-neuroscientist seeking to understand the circuitry of vision

Lior Pachter (CalTech): a computational biologist dedicated to promoting scientific integrity


UC Berkeley, 106 Stanley Hall


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If you have any suggestions for speakers or would like to volunteer with us, please email the planning committee at: