The Role of Microfluidics in Epidemic Response

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The Role of Microfluidics in Epidemic Response

Join us on February 2nd, 6:00 – 9:00 pm PST at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco for a buffet dinner, exciting talks, and networking.

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San Francisco Marriott Marquis 780 Mission St Room 201/202 San Francisco, CA 94103

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The Role of Microfluidics in Epidemic Response

Please join us on February 2nd, 6:00 – 9:00 pm PST at the Marriott Marquis in San Francisco.

This event is FREE to all participants. We look forward to seeing you there!

(Note: RSVP on day of event might not have a printed nametag.)

This event is generously sponsored by STRATEC


The event is hosted at San Francisco Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103, Rooms 201/202.


Taking public transit is encouraged: Powell BART Station and MUNI F line stops are within short walks. Parking in the area is very limited.

Event Program

6:00 pm:

  • Buffet dinner from Pizza Market Catering

6:40 pm:

  • Introduction from the BAM team
  • Message from STRATEC
  • Message from Microfluidics Consortium

7:00 pm:

  • Keynote speaker 1: Jonathan Siegrist, CTO, Cepheid
  • Keynote speaker 2: Juan Santiago, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford
  • Discussion with speakers: Don Arnold, CEO & Co-Founder, Veristad; VP Business Ops, General Inception

8:15 pm

  • Job board (If you would like to post jobs, please contact us.)

8:30 pm

  • Networking and drinks

This BAM event is being hosted in coordination with the Microfluidics Consortium. The Microfluidics Consortium is an international industry trade group that meets quarterly to learn about state-of-the-art, recent applications, market dynamics as well as to collaborate to address key issues which are constraining growth and scale-up. The Feb. 2nd Microfluidics Consortium meeting is open to the public, and BAM members are eligible for 50% off the registration fee. Register here. To get a discount code, please email For questions about the MF Consortium event, please contact the organizer, Peter Hewkin, at

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