BLACKSBURG, Va., April 06, 2010 - Stephan Bieri, an internationally recognized consultant specializing in scientific evaluation and intellectual property and chairman of the scientific advisory board at Virginia Tech's Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, will give the keynote address at the university's 2010 Graduate Commencement ceremony to be held Friday May 14.

The event will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Cassell Coliseum located on the Blacksburg campus. Approximately 1,000 Virginia Tech graduate and professional students are expected to complete their degree requirements and participate in the ceremony.

Bieri will speak on "University Autonomy: Why and How."

For more details, please see Virginia Tech's press release

http://www.vtnews.vt.edu/story.php?relyear=2010&itemno=252

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Published by Barry Whyte, April 06, 2010