Ideas, inspiration and insights delivered to your inbox weekly!

Join the thousands of thinkers who get our content first.
  • Active Promo Codes
    Cart Items
    Processing fee ($3.00 per ticket)
    $0.00 (0 tickets)
    proceed to checkout
    for additional order detail, or to apply free tickets, click here
    *Your shopping cart will expire after 15 minutes of inactivity

    The Next ‘I.T.’ Industry: Biology

    What lies at the intersection of genetic engineering and computing? Andrew Hessel has spent his career exploring that intersection with some amazing results – hear why biology is the next “IT” industry and genetic engineering is for everyone.

    Andrew Hessel
    Autodesk Distinguished Researcher

    More Videos From This Event

    How To Make An Impact
    Have ideas? Find out how we are affecting change in our communities and how you can join one of our programs
    Learn More

    Join the Newsletter

    Join the newsletter and stay up to date on events and action items.


    Scientific Breakthroughs: Quantum Leaps, Presented by University of Illinois

    Can you picture a world with civilian space travel? Imagine contact lenses so smart that when you blink, you're able to browse the web. What about a society where cancer has been eradicated? CIW explores these possibilities and more with a discussion of today's most incredible scientific breakthroughs.

    Speakers: Jack Andraka, George Church, Kevin Dowling, Andrew Hessel, Dennis Hong, Shailfali Puri, John Rogers

    Upcoming Events