The BioBricks Foundation Technical & Legal Standards Workshop 2

On March 1, 2008 on the Mission Bay campus of UCSF, the BioBricks Foundation will host creators, users, and enablers of BioBrick™ standard biological parts in its 2nd Technical & Legal Standards Workshop. The goals of these series of Workshops are:

  • develop technical standards for the operation, characterization, and use of BioBrick™ parts and
  • develop legal strategies that enable the BioBrick™ parts collection to grow and remain freely available

March 1, 2008
12:30pm – 7:00pm

UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Rock Hall/Rock Hall Auditorium
1550 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94158 USA
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Public Parking Facilities around Mission Bay


BioBricks Technical Standards Session
12:30pm – 1:00pm Registration, coffee, snack [Rock Hall Foyer, Rock Hall]
1:00pm – 1:15pm Orientation & Guiding Remarks: Drew Endy (MIT)
1:15pm – 3:15pm Working Session
3:15pm – 3:30pm Break
BioBricks Legal Standards Session
3:30pm – 3:45pm Orientation & Guiding Remarks: Drew Endy (MIT)
3:45pm – 4:15pm Presentation: BBF Interns Igor and Hilliary (UC Berkeley Samuelson Law, Technology, and Public Policy Clinic)
4:15pm – 5:30pm Working Session
5:30pm – 6:00pm Summary, next steps
6:00pm Adjourn
6:00pm – 7:00pm Beer and Cheese Hour


Registration is free for all BBF Members. Questions? email: workshop AT biobricks DOT org

This workshop is supported by the Somekh Family Foundation, the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences (QB3), and donations from individuals like you!

Live Notes from the workshop