Together we Drive the Future

CRISPR & Genome Engineering

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About San Francisco

San Francisco is a popular tourist destination, known for its cool summers, fog, steep rolling hills, eclectic mix of architecture, and landmarks including the Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars, the former prison on Alcatraz Island, and its Chinatown district.

Mission Bay, the hub of San Francisco’s life sciences industry, spans 303 acres in the heart of the burgeoning and dynamic South of Market area. The neighborhood is home to the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, The Gladstone Institute, California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, and UCSF’s 30-acre medical campus and future world-class hospital and family cancer research center. This hub of knowledge and innovation is also home to prominent private sector companies, including: Celgene Corp, Presidio Pharmaceuticals, Inc., FibroGen, Ion Torrent Systems, Inc., Bayer, Pfizer and Nextar, as well as more than 40 private-sector life sciences companies.

The University of California, San Francisco is the sole campus of the University of California system entirely dedicated to graduate education in health and biomedical sciences. It is ranked among the top-five medical schools in the United States and operates the UCSF Medical Center, which ranks among the top 15 hospitals in the country. It contains research space and facilities to foster biotechnology and life sciences entrepreneurship and operates 20 facilities across San Francisco.


GTCbio has been made aware that a service provider by the name of Exhibition Housing Services (EHS)/Exhibition Housing Management (EHM) has contacted a number of our speaker, including those for this conference, in order to offer hotel reservation services.

Exhibition Housing Services/Exhibitors Housing Management has NOT received any authorization from GTCbio to contact our speaker or any of our guests, nor to use any of GTCbio’s names or trademarks on information they send out to our attendees. Exhibition Housing Services does NOT represent GTCbio in any way, and we have no affiliation with the company.

If you are contacted by Exhibition Housing Services (email addresses will end in or Exhibition Housing Management (email addresses will end in regarding making a reservation through them, we strongly urge all our speaker and attendees to exercise caution before proceeding with any transactions with the company. We did some research and found the following information about EHS:

In order to ensure your room reservation is handled securely and appropriately, please make your conference hotel reservation directly through our hotel venue with the contact information above, or a credible hotel booking service.