[This posting originally appeared in the defunct Double Helix Law blog in 2011.]
Ever heard of BIT Life Sciences? It is a Chinese company–and spammer extraordinaire–that bills itself as “World Leader of Intelligence Exchange in Life Science” (http://www.bitlifesciences.com/conferences.asp). It promotes, relentlessly, “World Congresses” on, it seems, everything it can think of. Below is a sampling of my correspondence with “Nina,” “Alina,” and others about invitations to speak at several of these events.
Summarizing previous correspondence
Ignoring the correspondence
An odontologist's experience
How about an honorarium?
Okay, here's a title
Maybe if you become a recruiter ...
In fact, we made you a co-chair (without telling you)
But no, Nina's back ...
And after all this ... It's Nina!