[IEEE-bhpjobs] June 19 tour of NCSU biomanufacturing Training Center
esther_L at ieee.org
Mon Jun 9 20:14:19 EDT 2008
Jun 19 Tour: cGMP @ BTEC NCSU
BioManufacturing Training and Education Center
at North Carolina State University: Centennial Campus, Raleigh NC:
NCRAF will tour the Biomanufacturing Training and Education Center
(BTEC) at the NCSU Centennial campus in Raleigh, NC, on Thursday June
19,2008 from 6-7:30 pm. The event is free, but is limited to 40
There will be no food or drink catered at the tour.
BTEC is deploying an unparalleled system of advanced, hands-on training
and education in a current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP)
environment using facilities and equipment that match those in place at
the world's leading biomanufacturing companies. Students learn both in
classroom setting, and hands-on at bioreactors. The BTEC center has both
large and intermediate processing suites each equipped with fermentors,
various downstream processing equipment and lab areas for research in
microbial and cell culture. There is also 8000 sq. feet of aseptic
clean-room space for training, and space for training in analytical methods.
Click Here for an Event Flyer
Directions to the Golden LEAF BTEC Building :
From the Raleigh Beltline (I-440):
From the Raleigh Beltline (I-440), take Western Boulevard East towards
NC State and then turn right at the fifth traffic light onto Avent Ferry
Road. At the second light, turn left onto Varsity Drive and stop at the
Information Booth to purchase a parking permit, which will cost $2.00
(tell the Booth attendant you're attending a meeting in the BTEC).
Continue straight on Varsity Drive until it reaches a dead end at
Partners Way. The back of the BTEC building will be on your left, on the
far side of Partners Way. You can park in the second deck on the parking
garage on the left. However, try turning Left on Partners Way, turn
right on first road, turn right onto Oval Dr, and see if there are empty
parking spaces on the front side of BTEC. Enter the main lobby through
the front entrance of the building, and we will gather in the lobby to
wait for our tour guide.
From I-40, take the Gorman Street exit towards NC State. Turn right
onto Avent Ferry Road (second light), then turn right onto Varsity Drive
(first light). Then join the other set of instructions.
There should not be a $2.00 campus parking fee required, as this is
Date & Time: Thursday, 19 June 2008, 06:00 PM — 07:30 PM
Location: Golden LEAF Biomanufacturing Training & Educ. Ctr.
850 Oval Drive Suite 195 Map
Raleigh , NC
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