ICAP Seed Funding Seminar Offers Ins and Outs for Startup Entrepreneurs

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The quest for funding can be a stressful experience for entrepreneurs hoping to launch a biotech startup. The need for seed funding is essential but where are the best sources? And what are the proverbial strings attached to that kind of funding?

Frederick BIO Roundtable Showcases State and County Strengths

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Located in the northern part of Maryland along the I-270 Technology Corridor, Frederick County is home to more than  80 bioscience companies. With proximity to Fort Detrick, home to the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, the county boasts a powerful environment of life sciences intellectual prowess.

What You Missed at BioBuzz’s First Baltimore Blockchain Meetup

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If you missed out, last Wednesday the BioBuzz team kicked off the inaugural meetup for Blockchain in Baltimore with BioBuzz. This is a group our team formed following our time in the University of Maryland Blockchain Accelerator, an 8-week accelerator centered around building a business in this burgeoning and exciting new space. As with everything we do, we wanted to find a way to bring our community along on this journey of learning as we step into a whole new arena of technological advances that are being leveraged in our industry.

Cartesian, BD and REGENXBIO’s Ken Mills Take Home Top Honors at MTC’s Industry Awards Celebration

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The Maryland Tech Council, the largest technology and life science trade association in the state, announced the winners of its 2022 Industry Awards Thursday at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center. The event, which honored companies, executives, students, and educators in 15 categories, marked the first in-person gathering for the Industry Awards Celebration since 2019. 

How Do We Actually Meet the Needs of the Evolving Life Science Workforce?

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A recent panel discussion at Bisnow’s May Mid-Atlantic Life Sciences & Biotech event further emphasized the point that we’ve been hearing time and time again – we need to do more to support and adequately prepare the workforce to fill not only the current life science positions but future needs as well.

2022 ISPE Mid-Atlantic Science & Technology Showcase Brings the Local Life Science Community Back Together

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After 2 (long) years, the widely-popular ISPE Mid-Atlantic Science & Technology (MAST) Showcase was back in person, with excitement and energy filling the rooms as professionals from across the BioHealth Capital Region and beyond gathered at the Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, MD.

Building Toward a More Sustainable Future – Insights and Tips for Life Science Companies

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The 2022 ISPE MAST Showcase, hosted at the Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City, Maryland, held an educational session titled “Sustainability Solution for Tomorrow,” where an esteemed panel of project professionals, corporate real estate directors, and innovators discussed progress, challenges, and potential solutions that life sciences companies can implement to have a lighter ecological footprint.

Biomanufacturing Career Tips for a Booming Life Sciences Market

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WorkForce Genetics recently hosted the webinar event, “Navigating Your Biomanufacturing Career.” The webinar, which was held in March 2022, brought together industry thought leaders for a robust panel discussion about biomanufacturing career tips for the BioHealth Capital Region’s booming job market. 

How Life Sciences Companies Can Successfully Execute and Sustain Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I) Initiatives

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The life sciences industry is booming in our region and globally, which has put the need for more biotech talent in the spotlight. This urgent need for talent has finally made diversity and inclusion part of every discussion about talent acquisition and workforce development. Companies large and small are starting to take action to ensure their workforce demographics are right-sized to match a diverse workforce population.