Ebola Research Workshop
November 3, 2014 Washington, D.C. and via webcast
The Institute of Medicine and the National Research Council are hosting a workshop to examine biomedical and public health research issues to safeguard the U.S. public. Click
NIH Grant Application Webinars
November 4, 5, 7, and 10, 2014; 2 - 4 p.m.
The NIH's Center for Scientific Review presents a webinar to meet the experts in NIH peer review. The sessions will cover Academic Research Enhancement Awards (R15); Fellowship Awards; Small Business Grants (SBIR/STTR) and Research Project Grants (R01), respectively.
for details and
here to register
before October 28, 2014.
14th IEEE International Conference on BioInformatics and Bioengineering
November 10 – 12, 2014, Boca Raton Marriott Hotel, 5150 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton, FL
Paper submission deadline is July 4.
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. The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers International (IEEE) Conference on Bioinformatics and BioEngineering (BIBE) solicits original research findings, engineering designs, practical development experiences, and discussions of real-world systems. Questions: Contact the FAU Conference Chair, Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar, Ph.D. at
Department of Defense Funding Workshop
The Division of Research is hosting an American Defense International workshop 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. November 12, 2014.
The workshop will cover topics including:
- Trends in federal research and relevance to FAU
- Department of Defense medical research priority areas
- An overview of important funding opportunities
- How to work with the division on such opportunities
- Elements of a good white paper
Space is limited. Click
Guy Harvey Fisheries Symposium 2.0
November 13-15, 2014 USF, St. Petersburg
Presentations and panel discussions will feature the latest research and issues facing marine fisheries. Details
Venture Capital Conference
January 29-30, 2015, Hollywood, FL
The Venutre Forum seeks rapidly growing Florida companies to apply to present to angel investors, venture capitalists and industry professionals. See details
- November 13, 2014, 10 am-Noon (all disciplines)
FAU Instructional Services Lab, Bldg. 4, Room 208
FAU faculty and staff who are new to processing, submitting and managing grants and contracts are encouraged to attend this training. Click on the
Sponsored Programs calendar
for details and to register.
Stay tuned for details on refresher training this Spring.
Developing a Culture of Innovation and Invention in Universities Webinar
November 13, 2014; 2:00-3:00 pm
This webinar will explore developing and incentivizing a culture of innovation among faculty researchers and administrators, with a focus on universities with smaller sponsored research programs offices and commericalization programs. Workshop cost: $120
2015 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill and Ecosystem Science Conference
February 16-19, 2015 Houston, Texas
This conference will focus on oil spill and ecosystem science research results, particularly the five years since the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.The impact of the research and application of published research findings will be examined. Details