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    Join internationally recognized scientists and policy makers to discuss the imperative of leveraging research partnerships in the agricultural and life sciences to meet urgent challenges to human health, the environment, social well-being and the global economy.

    • Hear keynote addresses from:

    • Dr. Phillip A. Sharp
      Nobel Laureate
      Institute Professor
      , Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
      "A New Biology for the 21st Century"

      Mr. Juan Enriquez
      Managing Director, Excel Venture Management
      Chair and CEO,
      Biotechonomy LLC
      Synthetic Genomic
      "Transforming Life, Transforming Business: The Life Science Revolution"

    • Learn about emerging technologies supporting sustainable development in agriculture and the life sciences
    • Network with NC State research scientists and other potential partners in the public and private sector

    • Register ONLINE for this conference today!


    The NC Agricultural & Life Sciences Research Foundation is managed by the
    NC Agricultural Foundation, Inc., a 501 (c) 3 organization and a co-host of this event.


    NC Agricultural & Life Sciences Research Foundation
    NC State University, Campus Box 7645
    Raleigh, NC 27695-7645
    Office: 919.515.9260
    Fax: 919.515.5274