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The Biotechnology of Beer

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The Biotechnology of Beer

What can biotech learn from the brewing industry? It turns out, quite a bit! Join us to learn about the microbiology of beer and the interesting role yeast plays in brewing, as well as what lessons we can take away from the industry. The event will consist of presentations from two accomplished brewers with scientific backgrounds, and networking with food and beer. Please note: this is a 21+ venue

This session will provide valuable information to engineering, design, facilities, manufacturing, quality, validation and beer enthusiasts.

Springdale at Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers
102 Clinton Street
Framingham, MA 01702

5:30 – 6:30 PM Registration and Networking Reception
6:30 – 6:40 PM Introductions
6:40 – 8:30 PM Panel Discussion and Q&A

Registration Fees:
Early Bird (Ends 06/14/2018)
Member: $50
Non-Member: $95
Young Professionals Member: $20
Student Member: FREE

After 06/14/2018
Member: $60
Non-Member: $115
Young Professionals Member: $30
Student Member: FREE

Kate Steblenko, Jack’s Abby Craft Lagers
Kate Steblenko is Jack Abby’s resident Beer Scientist in charge of maintaining their quality control program. Kate graduated from University of Vermont with a BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and worked in a UMass/Harvard lab studying immunology to tuberculosis prior to joining Jack Abby’s in 2015.

Tom Wilber, Barleycorn’s Craft Brew
Tom Wilber, is a Co-owner of New BCB LLC.  Along with his brother in law, Fred Kelly, Tom purchased the assets of Barleycorn's Craft Brew in June 2017.  New BCB LLC recently received a Farmer-Brewery license and approval provide beer samples and pours at their Natick location.  This adds a great value to our on-site and homebrewers as they can sample what they are going to make.  A combination of timing, a passion for brewing and growing businesses let Tom to this new project.   He began homebrewing in 1999 which had starts and stops based on the volume and timing of family activities.  Tom also has a background in finance and technology and holds a BS in Accounting from Northeastern University.

Eric Felz, Shire
Jim Taylor, SLC Consulting LLC
Brian Kennedy, UniQure (YP Meeting Manager)

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DPS Group

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Event Date: June 21, 2018 5:30 pm — June 21, 2018 9:00 pm
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