The INTREXON SUSTAINABLE FOOD + AGRICULTURE PRIZE will be awarded to the student team that explores a project that addresses agriculture, food production, packaging, or distribution.
Daniel Grushkin and Alison Irvine visited Arizona State University's Biodesign Challenge class and participated in the Emerge Festival in February, 2017.
BDC's Daniel Grushkin introduced the first installation in the Biotech Futures Talk + Lab Series, Privacy in the Era of Personal Genomics, at Data & Society on January 19th, 2017. The panel included Jason Bobe and Sophie Zaaijer and was moderated by Heather Dewey-Hagborg.
This coming January, 21 schools and 23 classrooms from around the world will explore the convergence of biotechnology, art and design as part of the Biodesign Challenge 2017.
Program Director Daniel Grushkin takes part in a panel discussion entitled Biodesign for the Real World: Why Design is Necessary for the Future of the Bio Industry at SynBiobeta SF 2016.
Biodesign Challenge Program Director Daniel Grushkin spoke about the history of bioart and recent work from the Biodesign Challenge 2016 to the Summer Study Program at Sotheby's Institute of Art.
Women's Wear Daily features FIT and their project, Bioesters, as winners of the Biodesign Challenge 2016.
Fast Company features projects from the Biodesign Challenge Summit 2016 in The Future of Biotech in Design? Spiders, Slime, and Fungus.
Science Friday features the Biodesign Challenge Summit 2016 in their article, A Peek at the Possibilities of Biodesign.
FIT wins the Biodesign Challenge 2016 with their biomaterials project, Bioesters.
A new university competition exploring the future of biotechnology declares winners at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).
Alison Irvine and Daniel Grushkin represented Genspace and The Biodesign Challenge at the Thought For Food Global Summit 2016 in Zurich, Switzerland.
Biodesign Challenge Program Director Daniel Grushkin was invited to speak on a panel about how the world needs biological design at SXSW on March 12th, 2016.
Biodesign Challenge staff had the opportunity to visit Maryland Institute College of Arts (MICA) biodesign course.
Biodesign Challenge Program Director Daniel Grushkin talks the future of biotech during the "What's Next? Short Talks About the Future" panel presented by The Armory Show and Artsy on March 4th, 2016.
BDC Program Director Daniel Grushkin visited School of the Visual Arts (SVA) biodesign course to introduce students to one of their consulting experts, Leslie Mitchell.
Daniel Grushkin presented on "Living Data: Designing at the Fusion of Biology and Data Science" at Data & Society on February 18th, 2016.
Biodesign Challenge staff Daniel Grushkin and Alison Irvine visited UPenn's Biological Design course to see students' mid-semester project presentations.
Biodesign Challenge visited Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's (RPI) biodesign course taught by Professor Kathy High. Working on the theme of medicine, students presented their project ideas to Program Director Daniel Grushkin.
Daniel Grushkin participated in Panel discussion on “(Bio)Designing the Future of Medicine” at RPI on November 3rd, 2015.