Career Development Workshop: Life Science Washington


Sept. 22-25, 2020

9:00 AM PDT daily


Hosted by Life Science Washington and presented by SciPhD

Join SciPhD for an interactive workshop to equip you to compete for a position in the scientific industry and succeed in your career!

With an increasing number of available jobs shifting from academia to industry settings, understanding the skills necessary to compete for and succeed in an industry position is critical. The virtual workshop will take place over the course of four half-day sessions:

Sept. 22-25, 2020

Virtually, 9:00 am to noon PDT, each day

Free but registration required


This workshop series is for graduate students, doctoral candidates and post-docs looking for professional guidance as they pursue their careers. Participants may still be enrolled in their professional programs or recent graduates.

 Learn more and register for the workshop here!

There is no cost to participate thanks to the generous support of sponsor companies: Bristol-Myers Squibb, Adaptive Biotechnologies, Seattle Genetics, Sana Biotechnology


Covid-19 Public Talks by hosted by HHMI Janelia Farm


Virologist Dr. Angela Rasmussen will deliver a three-part series of virtual talks, “Demystifying COVID-19
Dr. Rasmussen will cover the following topics:
• September 24: Part 1 | SARS-CoV2 Virology and Immunology
• October 1: Part 2 | SARS-CoV2 Epidemiology and Transmission
• October 7: Part 3 | SARS-CoV2 Therapeutics and Vaccines


September 24 2020

4:00 pm PDT

Members of the public can watch the talks at 4:00 pm PDT via Zoom using this link:
• The HHMI Janelia Farm lectures are layman level lectures. Dialogues lectures are free and open to the public.
• The COVID-19 series will be cohosted by Janelia and Loudoun County Public Library.
• For more information and speaker bio, see


WIB Seattle: Career Fair


Join our WIB Career Fair for an exciting opportunity to meet companies and nonprofits leading the biotech and research community, including Lyell Immunopharma, Zymeworks, Bristol Myers Squibb, Sage Bionetworks, Umoja Biopharma, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Medix, and Adaptive Biotechnologies. Each sponsor will highlight their current research and developments, and promote career opportunities within their companies. We will also feature a discussion on job searching, best practices, and online interviewing during COVID-19 era. The event will conclude with open networking

Come and go to as many or as few sessions as you would like. This event is open nationally.


WIB Welcome & Intro - 9:00 a.m.
Job Searching During the Covid-19 ERA - 9:10 a.m.

Sponsor Presentation Time:

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center - 9:30 a.m.
Zymeworks, Inc. - 9:50 a.m.
Umoja Biopharma - 10:10 a.m.
Lyell Immunopharma - 10:30 a.m.
Adaptive Biotechnologies - 10:50 a.m.
Bristol Myers Squibb -11:10 a.m.
Medix - 11:30 a.m.
Sage Bionetworks - 11:50 a.m.
Open Networking - 12:00 p.m.

Pricing Information

Members: Free
Limited Free Guest Registration (Non-member)*: $10


Saturday 26 September 2020

9:00 AM - 12:00PM PDT



Seattle PyLadies: Remote Lightning Talks and Human Bingo


Tuesday, September 22, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM PDT

Virtual -Gather

We will have a series of lightning talks and are looking for speakers! Propose a lightning talk here:

Further details about how to join us remotely will be forthcoming. Looking forward to seeing you all, if only through a computer!

When participating in any of our events you agree to the Python Software Foundation’s Code of Conduct:

More Info here