Thanks to the organizers

PKU Bio-Net Conference 2012 was successfully held thanks to effort of the following people (in alphabetical order):

Juan Chen, Xiao-Wei Chen, Guogang Dong, Shengxi Guan, Man Liu, Haihui Lv, Xiaoxiao Pan (organizing committee chair), Yonghui Shi, Huaping Tang, Qian Wang, Yang Xie, Jingyi Yu, Chongzhi Zang, and Xu Zhou.

We are passing the torch to the next year’s organizers. Go PKU Bio-Net!


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Parking information

If you decide to drive to the conference, you will have the following options for parking.

  • There are metered street parkings, which is NOT free on Saturday.
  • You may also purchase the Harvard daily parking permit to park in a garage, and the cost is $5 for the day. Please visit for more information. Please choose “Visitor to Campus” for department name and use 7700 for deparment code. 

It’s time to register!

By the end of May, 82 PKU-Bio alumni have registered for PKU Bio-Net Reunion 2012 to be held in Boston on July 14. Their years of graduation range from 1984 to 2006, locations cover over 20 states, and occupations include student, fellow, professor, consultant, and lawyer, etc. Why don’t you join us?

Speakers of PKU Bio-Net Reunion 2012

We are delighted to announce that the following people will speak at the PKU Bio-Net Reunion 2012.

  • Yi Rao (Dean, School of Life Sciences, Peking University) (Keynote speaker)
  • Harvey F. Lodish (Member, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research; Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology) (Distinguished Guest Speaker)
  • Chenjian Li (Professor, Peking University; Associate Professor, Weil Cornell Medical College and Mount Sinai Hospital)
  • Hongtao Yu (Professor, UT Southwestern Medical Center )
  • Han Liang (Assistant professor, MD Anderson Cancer Center)
  • Jun Li (Assistant professor, University of Michigan)
  • Hong Peng (Associate director, The Technology licensing office, Yale University)
  • Weiying Yang (Patent Attorney, Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP)
  • Katherine Xu (Senior Research Analyst, Biotechnology at William Blair & Co.)
  • Howard Liang (Managing Director, Leerink Swan)
  • Yingqi Karen Wang (Executive Director, Analytical Sciences, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc)
  • Jing Li (Collaborations Manager, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc)
  • Lian He (Assistant Director, Bayer HealthCare)

From the same old place, they have become leaders of such diverse fields. Meet them, listen to them, and talk to them. Don’t miss this rare chance!

PKU Bio-Net Reunion is coming to Boston on July 14th, 2012

The fourth (2012) PKU Bio Reunion will be held on July 14th (Saturday) at Harvard University, Boston.

Location: 52 Oxford street, Northwest Building, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138

The easiest way to get to Harvard is by taking subway. Take the redline subway and get off at “Harvard Square” station, Harvard yard will be next to the subway exit. Go across Harvard yard to the north, exit Harvard yerd and head onto Oxford street. The Northwest building is a glass-wall building next to the Harvard Museum of Natural History.

The following hotels are close to the conference site:
The Charles hotel–
Irving house–
A Friendly Inn–
The Inn at Harvard–
Hotel Veritas–
Sheraton Commander Cambridge–
Bed and Breakfast in Cambridge 1657 cambridge street–

We look forward to seeing you in Boston!