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  • Canadian Biosafety Symposium 2024


    Canadian Biosafety Symposium 2024

    September 17 to 19, 2024
    Saskatoon, SK, Canada
    Delta Hotels by Marriott Montreal

    The Canadian Association for Biological Safety/L’Association Canadienne pour la Sécurité Biologique (CABS-ACSB) is happy to present the Canadian Biosafety Symposium! Join us in Saskatoon from September 17-19, 2024 Canada’s annual event for biosafety professionals and personnel involved in biosafety and/or biocontainment facilities.

    The Canadian Biosafety Symposium will feature presentations on an array of biosafety topics, including emergency management for labs, building a biosafety culture, biosafety and public health, emerging and re-emerging diseases, laboratory acquired infections, ergonomics and safety, biowaste management and disinfection, regulations, airflow, ventilation, design and biosafety, animal issues, audits and inspections, occupational health and surveillance. It will be a unique opportunity for the biosafety community to learn and share knowledge with colleagues from across Canada and other countries.

    The Canadian Biosafety Symposium brings together participants working across the biosafety field in universities, government and the private sector, such as:

    Laboratory managers and administrators
    Academic and government laboratory researchers
    Government regulators
    Biocontainment professionals
    Equipment and facilities providers
    Containment facility design and operation specialists
    Risk assessment and safety specialists
    The event will feature prominent containment and biosafety specialists, and will involve presentations by the Canadian and international biosafety community selected from abstracts and papers that are currently being welcomed from all sources. All topics related to biological safety are welcome.

  • ABSA International 67th Annual Biosafety and Biosecurity Conference


    November 1-6, 2024
    JW Marriott Phoenix Desert Ridge
    Phoenix, Arizona

    • Intensive professional development courses to educate and inspire
    • Three full days of state-of-the-art keynotes, papers, and panels highlighting best practices and hands-on skills crucial for today’s biosafety and biosecurity professionals
    • In-person exhibits showcasing the latest in laboratory biosafety and biosecurity products and services
    • Invaluable networking opportunities to share and learn from other biosafety and biosecurity professionals

    ABSA International Conference is the largest biosafety and biosecurity conference in the world! The conference will provide solutions to tackle your most challenging issues, present fascinating case studies, and showcase the latest developments in biosafety and biosecurity. ABSA International’s educational sessions offer insights into the ever-changing world of biosafety and biosecurity, keeping you updated on the latest techniques and best practices. You’ll have opportunities to network with your peers and discuss common issues, share advice, and exchange ideas. There will also be commercial exhibits showcasing the latest technologies in biosafety and biosecurity.

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