Welcome to ACS BIOT

Advancing Biotechnology to Improve Life

Long-time BIOT member, Frances Arnold, wins 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for pioneering work in directed evolution.



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Best of BIOT - Emerging Technologies & Biobased Products
Tuesday, January, 15, 2019 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Upstream Process Development
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Downstream Process Development
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - End-to-End Bioprocessing
Tuesday, November, 07, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Best of BIOT - Biomolecular & Biophysical Processes
Tuesday, December 11, 2018 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM EST

Upcoming Events

257th ACS National Meeting
Orlando, Florida - March 31 - April 04, 2019

     2019 BIOT Meeting - Programming Grid (pdf)

     2019 BIOT Networking Event: Signup Until 3/25/19.

     2019 BIOT Gender Diversity Workshop: Signup

     Questions for Academic Program Chair: Brian Pfleger

     Questions for Industrial Program Chair: Jim Neville

     Instructions for downloading and installing the Guidebook.


Northeast Graduate Student Chapter of ACS BIOT on Nucleic Acid Technologies in Biotech - March 13, 2019 in Cambridge, MA. More info here.

More Information


linkedin.png For members-only access to job posting information and professional networking opportunities,  join the ACS BIOT Linkedin Group.



European Symposium on Biochemical Engineering Science

September 8-11, 2018 in Lisbon Portugal


Recoverylogo_universe2.jpgRecovery of Biological Products XVIII.

Oct 7-12, 2018 in Asheville, NC.

Call for Papers 


Job Openings in Biotechnology

NEW - Starting January 1, 2017: Opportunity to POST and view Current Job Openings. Proceeds to support BIOT student chapters. Please visit this page for more information. 



Learn about the history of the ACS Division of Biochemical Technology (BIOT). 


Congratulations to all of the ACS BIOT Members that have been elected as ACS Fellows!


Visit the website of the BIOT Mid-Atlantic Student Chapter website.