FORA.tv Speaker - J. Craig Venter

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Biography

J. Craig Venter, Ph.D., is regarded as one of the leading scientists of the 21st century for his numerous invaluable contributions to genomic research. He is Founder, Chairman, and CEO of the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), a not-for-profit, research organization with approximately 300 scientists and staff dedicated to human, microbial, plant, synthetic and environmental genomic research, and the exploration of social and ethical issues in genomics.

Dr. Venter is also Founder and CEO of Synthetic Genomics Inc (SGI), a privately held company dedicated to commercializing genomic-driven solutions to address global needs such as new sources of energy, new food and nutritional products, and next generation vaccines.

4 Programs

Interview: Craig Venter, CEO, J. Craig Venter Institute

10.29.14 | 00:17:26 min | 0 comments

J. Craig Venter: The Software of Life

11.17.12 | 00:45:04 min | 0 comments

The Summit Debate: The Future Belongs To India, Not China

11.17.12 | 01:02:35 min | 0 comments

Joining 3.5 Billion Years of Microbial Invention

02.25.08 | 01:49:05 min | 5 comments