Networking is an important pathway to opportunities for education and employment. By staying active in clubs or organizations in your field you increase your chances for these opportunities to find you. Biotechnology is growing by leaps and bounds, especially in RI, and there are many avenues for you to learn outside the classroom that is supported by local groups, such as:
Tech Collective is the technology industry association of Rhode Island. It is an Industry Partner with the Governor's Workforce Board of Rhode Island for the Information Technology and Bioscience industries.
The New England Biotech Association hosts important events in the New England area.
Northeast Biomanufacturing Center and Collaborativeís mission is to coordinate local and regional efforts into a national biomanufacturing education and training system to promote, create, and sustain a qualified workforce. Its vision is to be the nationally recognized center of excellence that develops a world-class sustainable biomanufacturing workforce to improve the quality of life.