The annual Charlotte Life Sciences Conference (CLSC) provides insight from some of the most recognized biotechnology, business and research professionals from around the globe in addition to highlighting regional opportunities and investment trends within the local biotechnology sector.
The mission of the CLSC is to provide an overview of current activities and opportunities within the university, research, business, investment and economic development sectors. Attendees should anticipate a thought-provoking, highly informative and inspiring cornerstone event for the at-large Charlotte Life Science community.
Around the end of October every year.
Barnhardt Student Activity Center, UNC Charlotte
Directions and Parking:
All attendees are asked to park in the Cone Parking Deck next to the Barnhardt Student Activity Center on the campus of UNC Charlotte. As you enter the main campus off of Highway 49 – you will be on Broadrick Blvd. Go through the traffic circles until Broadrick Blvd. dead ends into the University Loop road. Make a left on University Loop Road. The Cone Parking Deck will be on your right. Turn right and proceed to Visitors Parking in the Cone Parking Deck. Click here for a PDF map of the UNC Charlotte Campus and parking. You can also look for a series of green lawn signs that will be posted throughout campus and labeled “Charlotte Life Sciences Conference”.
Token coins will be provided at the registration desk for free parking. Please note that these are for guests of the University only; unfortunately we are unable to provide the same for UNC Charlotte students, faculty and staff. The Charlotte Life Sciences Conference is taking place on the 3rd Floor Salons inside the Barnhardt Student Activity Center, UNC Charlotte.
From north of Charlotte via I-85
Take exit 45A (Harris Blvd). Merge onto Harris, go 1 mile to the exit for UNC Charlotte/Hwy 49. At bottom of exit ramp, turn left on 49; campus is 1 mile on left.
From north of Charlotte via I-77
Take exit 18 (Harris Blvd). Turn left onto Harris and go 7 miles to the exit for UNC Charlotte/Hwy 49. At bottom of exit ramp, turn left on 49; campus is 1 mile on left.
From south of Charlotte via I-85
Take exit 45A (Harris Blvd). Turn right onto Harris and go one mile to the exit for UNC Charlotte\Hwy 49. At bottom of exit ramp, turn left on 49; campus is 1 mile on left.
From south of Charlotte via I-77
Take I-77N to I-85N and follow above directions via I-85.
From Charlotte\Douglas Int'l Airport
Leave terminal on Airport Freeway Road, go straight at traffic light. Get in left lane to exit for Billy Graham Parkway North to I-85. Stay in right lane on Billy Graham Parkway through two traffic lights. Immediately under second light, turn right onto I-85N toward Concord. Go 11.2 miles to Exit 45 (Harris Blvd East). Go one mile to UNC Charlotte\Hwy 49 exit. At bottom of exit ramp, turn left on 49; campus is 1 mile on left.