Elliot Roth is a DIY biologist, the co-founder of Indie Lab, an independent science lab, and the founder of Spira, a company that makes algae technology to solve basic human needs. He is a Kairos Fellow, a Seasteading Ambassador, Halcyon Fellow and sits on the Virginia Governor’s Council for Youth Entrepreneurship. Elliot has spoken at Synbiobeta, SXSW, and Thought for Food on social impact, synthetic biology and food. Spira was chosen for the RebelBio, Lighthouse Labs, and the World Food Programme bootcamp, and is the winner of the CommBeBiz award. He is incredibly motivated to solve physiological needs using simple biological design.
He will be speaking about his current and future lab work as well as passing out algae samples. Drop on by to learn how to get involved!