Full Name
Daniel Grushkin
Job Title
Biodesign Challenge
Speaker Bio

Daniel Grushkin is Founder of Biodesign Challenge, an international student competition and education program that partners artists, designers and scientists with students to imagine and create the future of biotechnology. He is Editor in Chief of Biodesigned, a publication dedicated to art, design and biology, and the Editor of the biodesign anthology, “Grow the Future.” Daniel is Co-Founder of Genspace, a nonprofit community laboratory dedicated to promoting citizen science and access to biotechnology. He was a Fellow at Data & Society, a Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and an Emerging Leader in Biosecurity at the John Hopkins Center of Health Security. As a former journalist, he has reported on the intersection of biotechnology, culture and business for publications including Bloomberg Businessweek, Fast Company, Scientific American and Popular Science.

Daniel Grushkin