Vendor Courses and Seminars

BTEC's classroom and laboratory facilities are a logical place for equipment and/or technology vendors to get closer to their customers. We are happy to serve as a host site for your company’s training courses or seminars based on space availability, volume of activity, and strategic alignment with BTEC's scientific and technological focus on biomanufacturing. If your organization is interested in holding a short course or seminar at BTEC, please contact Scott Latus at

Upcoming courses and seminars

No seminars are scheduled at this time. For information on upcoming BTEC courses, please review our schedule of industry short courses.

Previous courses and seminars

Dec 15, 2022
Register now for STERIS VHP Biodecontamination one-day seminar

Feb 12, 2020
Register now for complimentary lunch-and-learn seminar on inline buffer dilution

Nov 6, 2019
Eppendorf presents bioprocess workshop, luncheon

Oct 29, 2019
Lunch and learn about chromatography with Purolite Life Sciences

Oct 10-11, 2019
ABB and Optimal Sponsor Pharmaceutical and Biotech Workshop

Oct 10, 2019
Sartorius Bioreactor Equipment Roadshow

Sep 5, 2019
GE Healthcare Life Sciences to present on HCP analytical methods

Jun 19, 2019
Complimentary luncheon seminar: Viral vector purification through monolithic products

Mar 27, 2019
Complimentary Eppendorf Bioprocess Workshop

Dec 12, 2018
Powder-handling seminar for industry professionals slated for Dec. 12

Nov 26, 2018
3rd Generation Agarose Resins for purification of Mab Proteins, Peptides and Oligo Nucleotides: Lunch and Learn with Bio-Works

Oct 16, 2018
Strategies for Purification of Bioactive Targets Seminar

Oct 4, 2018
PAT in Bioprocessing Complimentary Luncheon Event

May 23-25, 2017
Join Biolog for an Introductory Workshop

May 10, 2017
Beckman Coulter Life Sciences Day at NC State BTEC

May 9, 2017
From Capture to Polish: Using Mixed-Mode and High-Resolution Chromatography Resins for Virus Purification and mAb Aggregate Removal

Dec 6, 2016
BTEC to host Millipore Sigma’s Emerging Biotech Virus Safety Forum

Oct 28, 2016
Merck plant manager shares career journey in first seminar of 2016–17 series

Aug 11, 2016
Saint-Gobain: Beyond Tubing Lunch + Learn Open House with Technology Demos

Dec 7, 2015
BTEC to host NC State/Seqirus technical symposium Dec. 7

Oct 23, 2015
Sartorius Fermentation Roadshow

Oct 8, 2015
SCIEX Application and Users Meeting

June 25, 2015
STERIS presents Air Liquid Interface Cleaning Challenges Seminar

May 13-14, 2015
Intelligen workshop on Bio-Process Modeling, Production Planning, Scheduling and Debottlenecking

Jan 6, 2015
Pall Life Sciences presents Biopharmaceutical Scientific Symposium

Jul 24, 2014
EMD Millipore presents best practices for upstream, downstream processing technologies

Feb 26, 2014
EMD Millipore presents program on Incubators: Processing Challenges and Options

Nov 19, 2013
Asahi Kasei Bioprocess hosts “Navigating Virus Filtration” seminar Tuesday, Nov. 19

Sept 20, 2013
RJ Lee Group hosts breakfast seminar on polymeric materials

Aug 27, 2013
Zenith Technologies demonstrates new learning platform for technical training

May 23, 2013
Learn what’s new in process chromatography at Tosoh Bioscience seminar

April 12, 2013
CAI hosts “Old to New Again” luncheon program

Nov 14, 2012
Waters Corp. forum on biomanufacturing of protein therapeutics set

Sep 27, 2012
Complimentary luncheon seminar and demonstration slated for Sept. 27: Automated feedback control of parallel benchtop bioreactor systems

Aug 1, 2012
Hyde Engineering presents free seminar on cleaning validation Aug. 1

Jun 26, 2012
Thermo Scientific's Advancing BioProcessing Technology seminar

Jun 22, 2012
Texwipe Presents Cleaning Validation Practices

Jun 1, 2012
Asahi Kasei Bioprocess to offer free virus filtration workshop

Apr 13, 2012
ATMI breakfast seminar on single-use technology slated for Friday, April 13

Dec 13, 2011
Steris Corp. presents Dec. 13 seminar on cleaning, microbial control, and maintenance

Dec 2, 2011
Trends, requirements and experiences on state of the art pharmaceutical filling and closing

Oct 20, 2011
Lunch-and-Learn: Real-time monitoring of process water

Oct 11, 2011
Waters Corp. hosts PAT event at BTEC

Aug 29, 2011
Development of a Biocatalyst for Stability and Selectivity

Aug 19, 2011
Integrating Nanotechnology into the Life Sciences: Lessons Learned

Jun 17, 2011
Managing Foreign Particulate Matter (FPM) Investigations

Apr 20, 2011
Finding Jobs in Industry

Mar 3, 2011
Prochrom-Bio Column Packing Demonstration

Mar 2, 2011
A Case Study on the Manufacture of Rituximab in the BTEC facility

Feb 17, 2011
Synthesizing a Better Influenza Vaccine

Feb 3, 2011
Cloning, expression and immobilization of L-Arabinose Isomerase from Thermotoga maritima

Feb 1, 2011
Computer Simulation for Biopharmaceutical Process Development by ANSYS

Jan 31, 2011
Bioseparations - Quo Vadis?

The following companies have held vendor courses at BTEC:

  • Asahi Kasei Bioprocess
  • Beckman Coulter Life Sciences
  • BIA Separations
  • Biolog
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories
  • Bio-Works
  • Eppendorf
  • Fuji Silysia Chemical S.A.
  • GE Healthcare
  • Intelligen, Inc.
  • IPS
  • Kymanox
  • Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Microrite
  • Millipore Sigma
  • Pall Life Sciences
  • RJ Lee Group
  • Saint-Gobain Life Sciences
  • STERIS Corp.
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific