Synthetic biology is the engineering of biology: the synthesis of complex systems, biologically inspired or based, which display functions that do not exist in nature. It has the potential to bring about epochal changes in medicine, agriculture, industry, ethics.
Is it possible to engage communities in debate and research in the field of artificial life through gaming?
MSc and PhD students are invited to get involved and take part in the second challenge organised by the ACDC project: the ultimate goal is to design a game related to synthetic biology.
Students will be supervised by researchers from ACDC universities and gamification experts from the company Ludo Labo.
The programme include online training and mentorship and a 24 final hacakthon in precence at the MUSE, the science museum of Trento.
This challenge is only available to students from the ECIU network and from ACDC universities.