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Young Innovators' Forum

Agri-Tech East will be holding its next Young Innovators' Forum in January 2020 at the University of Cambridge's Sainsbury Laboratory and the Algal Innovation Centre.
When Jan 29, 2020
from 05:00 PM to 07:30 PM
Where Sainsbury Laboratory, 47 Bateman Street, Cambridge, CB2 1LR
Contact Name Agri-Tech East
Contact Phone 01223 760135
Attendees Early career researchers, young farmers, and those starting to work in the agricultural industry are very welcome to join us. University of Cambridge is a member of Agri-TechE, and staff and students benefit from member discounts.
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The Sainsbury Lab is a research institute trying to clarify the regulatory systems underlying plant growth and development. Participants will be led on a tour of the facilities, and will be able to have discussions with some of the researchers.

Afterwards, participants will be shown the Algal Innovation Centre (AIC). The AIC is a Centre for Excellence with test and scale-up facilities, and connects the entire pipeline of algal research from strain selection and improvement, through harvesting and processing, to development of underpinning technology and engineering solutions. 

Further information and more accurate timings will be sent closer to the date. Participants can register for this free event, and sign up for the Young Innovator's Forum newsletter, here.  

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