Education and Outreach

Workshop Proposals

The Education and Outreach Committee organizes yearly workshops held in conjunction with the SIMB meetings. To suggest a topic for a future workshop, fill out the workshop proposal form and email to the Education and Outreach Committee Chair, Noel Fong.

WORKSHOP PROPOSAL FORM

WORKSHOP: Bioprocess Analysis using Design of Experiments

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2024
Time: 8:00am – 3:30pm EST
Location: Westin Alexandria Old Town, Alexandria, VA
Note: This workshop will be repeated in August later this year.

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WORKSHOP: Fermentation Basics Workshop

Date: Sunday, August 4, 2024
Time: 8:00am – 3:30pm EST
Location: Sheraton Boston Hotel, Boston, MA

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WORKSHOP: Bioprocess Analysis using Design of Experiments

Date: Sunday, August 4, 2024
Time: 8:00am – 3:30pm EST
Location: Sheraton Boston Hotel, Boston, MA
Note: This is a repeat of the workshop held in April earlier this year.

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Career Brochure

Download the Careers in Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology brochure. For a hard copy of the brochure, email jennifer.johnson@simbhq.org at SIMB headquarters office. Quantities are limited.

Science Fairs

The Society’s Education Committee provides science fair certificates for presentation to winners of local science fairs. In addition, a cash award is presented to the winner of a regional or state science fair. Judges must be SIMB members.

To participate as a judge, notify the education committee chair of the names and addresses of the participating schools or regions and date by which materials are requested. Certificates featuring the Society seal as well as, in some cases, a check will be provided for distribution. In addition, the school will receive a one-year subscription to SIMB News.

Local science fairs: Certificates and SIMB News subscription provided

State and regional fairs: Cash award for first place winner, certificates for first through third place and SIMB News subscription provided
Science Fair Contact: Jennifer Johnson

NPDD Awards
NPDD Diversity Award
Deadline: TBD 2024