Association of Independent Research Institutes Annual Meeting, Bill Gates Sr. Award

The Association of Independent Research Institutes, an organization that represents 91 independent research centers in the U.S., is holding its 48th annual meeting from Oct. 4-7 at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in downtown Seattle. The group will present Bill Gates Sr., the co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, with its public service award on Oct. 6. For more information about the event, click here.