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Software in BioTech - A Career Talk

2021 Website Announcement Riffyn Presents at Imperial Software in Biotech Zoey Herm

Hosted by Imperial College DoCSoc (Department of Computing Society) and SynBIC (Synthetic Biology Society), this event brings in speakers from biotech companies to share their experience on how software engineers are making an impact in this field and what the future will look like.

Drawing from her experience working with Imperial College London scientists to develop a COVID-19 test, Riffyn Senior Scientist, Zoey Herm, will be joining a panel of speakers from the biotech and life sciences industries to share their personal takes on a career in biotech.

Interested in the technical details of the COVID test that Zoey and Imperial College London scientists worked on? You can download the pre-print of their scientific publication here.


  • Zoey Herm - Senior Scientist, Riffyn
  • Yaoyu Yang - Principal Software Engineer, Ginkgo Bioworks
  • Daniel O'Donovan - AI Technical Lead, Healx

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