What do you get when registering for a Center of Excellence in Industrial Biotechnology (CoEIB) workshop?

When you register for a CoEIB Workshop, not only are you enrolling in something that will prepare you to better succeed in your field of study, but you are also signing up for an opportunity to learn, interact and network with some of Penn State’s brightest minds in industrial biotechnology.

Flexibility that fits every professional's needs

Our workshops are designed to fit the busy schedules of company personnel. Register for a virtual workshop to be educated from the comfort of your own home or office, or come join on on Penn States' campus by selecting either our in-person or hybrid workshops.


The instructors were both very knowledgeable and very capable of tailoring their teaching to the level and interests of the group. This was one of the best professional courses I’ve had the privilege to attend.

—Workshop participant

Exclusive content tailored for you

Educational sessions Meet virtually or in-person with our course leaders in real-time to learn various lessons in the growing field of industrial biotechnology.

Interactive examples Each workshop includes several interactive educational examples that participants work through, guided by course instructors.

The Penn State expertise

Daniel Hayes

Director, Center of Excellence in Industrial Biotechnology; Huck Chair in Nanotherapeutics and Regenerative Medicine; Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Ali Demirci

Professor-in-Charge of the CSL Behring Fermentation Facility; Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering