Longitude Prize Event and Reception - Dundee

  • Event:  Longitude Prize Event and Reception
  • When:  Wednesday 28 January 2015
  • Time:  5 - 7.30 pm
  • Location: Discovery Centre for Translational & Interdisciplinary Research, University of Dundee, Dow Street, DD1 5EH
  • Registration:  Please register on Eventbrite

Nesta, in partnership with The University of Dundee and BioDundee invite you to an evening reception and panel discussion to celebrate the opening of the Longitude Prize.
 
As the £10m Longitude Prize opens to the world, join us to find out more and help Scotland to win!
 
Longitude Prize is a challenge with a £10m prize fund which aims to conserve antibiotics for future generations and revolutionise the delivery of global healthcare.
 
We would like you to play a part in helping us tackle antibiotic resistance, one of the greatest challenges of our time.

  • 5 pm Registration, Drinks & Canapés
  • 6 pm - 7:30pm Panel event

Panelists will include:

  • Professor Mike Ferguson, Regius Professor of Life Sciences and Associate Dean for Research Strategy, University of Dundee
  • Tamar Gosh, Project Manager Longitude Prize, Nesta
  • Dr. Miroslav Ravic, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Science Officer & Chief Medical Officer, MGB Biopharma
  • Dr Till Bachmann, Reader in Personalised Medicine in Infectious Diseases, University of Edinburgh
  • Professor Andrew Hopkins, Chair of Medicinal Informatics and SULSA Research Professor of Translational Biology, University of Dundee

To sign up for this event please use the following link:

If you have any questions or queries about this event please email scotland@nesta.org.uk or call 01382 229521

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