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Events Calendar

This page lists events that are of interest to the global community of developmental biologists: conferences, meetings, training courses, workshops.

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January 2018

International Course on Developmental Biology

Deadline: 31st August 2017

course
January 09, 2018 — January 21, 2018
Quintay, Chile

2nd NEUBIAS Conference

The Bioimage Analysis Community Conference

conference course
January 27, 2018 — February 02, 2018
Szeged, Hungary

February 2018

Workshop On Surgical Techniques In The Laboratory Mouse

The Jackson Laboratory and The Scripps Research Institute are pleased to announce a four-day intensive hands-on workshop is for those wishing to obtain practical training in surgical techniques for the laboratory mouse

course
February 12, 2018 — February 16, 2018
The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA

Train the Trainer Course with the Royal Society of Biology

Learn how to plan, design, structure, and deliver a training session using a variety of teaching formats and methods. Booking Deadline 24 Jan 2018. See more info on the RSB website.

course
February 16, 2018
Royal Society of Biology, Charles Darwin House, 12 Roger Street, London WC1N 2JU

Working for a Professional Body Training Day

For those interested in working for a professional body & for new staff in a professional body: Learn about what makes working for a professional body different from working for private, public or other third sector organisations.

course
February 19, 2018
Royal Society of Biology Charles Darwin House 12 Roger Street London WC1N 2JU

Hands-on course on human pluripotent stem cell culture (IPSC/ESC)

This one-day practical course will provide laboratory based training sessions in stem cell based models and interactive discussions. Attendees will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in cutting-edge stem cell technologies, and best practices.

course workshop
February 21, 2018 — February 22, 2018
IMBA, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Science Podcasting Workshop with the Royal Society of Biology

Award-winning science broadcaster Richard Hollingham presents this introductory hands-on course on how to podcast – from getting good quality sound and content – to getting your podcast online and heard.

course workshop
February 26, 2018
Royal Society of Biology Charles Darwin House 12 Roger Street London WC1N 2JU

March 2018

Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced Course: Genetic Engineering of Mammalian Stem Cells

This intensive, 2-week laboratory-based training course provides a comprehensive overview of the theory and practical laboratory skills required for the genetic manipulation of mammalian stem cells, focusing on human iPS cells.

course
March 11, 2018 — March 23, 2018
Hinxton, Cambridge, UK

An Introduction to Exhibition Design Course with the Royal Society of Biology

This course will introduce participants to exhibition making, from development of an exhibition concept to final product. Dr Rachel Souhami has over 20 years’ experience of exhibition development and has trained budding exhibition developers for over 10 years.

course workshop
March 15, 2018
Charles Darwin House 2, 107 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8TZ

EMBL Course: RNA Sequencing Library Preparation – How Low Can You Go?

Aim of this course is to prepare RNA libraries for Illumina sequencing by using the novel NEBNext Ultra II Directional RNA kit for low input applications.

course
March 19, 2018 — March 23, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

An Introduction to Project Management with the Royal Society of Biology

A course for those who have recently become involved in or responsible for project management but who have limited or no experience or training.

course
March 22, 2018
Royal Society of Biology, Charles Darwin House, 12 Roger Street, London WC1N 2JU

April 2018

Developmental Neurobiology and Pathologies

Advanced 3-week course providing participants with a comprehensive theoretical and experimental/practical training on the most advanced methodologies and models in developmental neurobiology, in health and disease.

Application deadline = 18/12

course
April 03, 2018 — April 21, 2018
Bordeaux, France

Cell & Developmental Biology of Xenopus

Application Deadline: January 31st 2018

course
April 04, 2018 — April 17, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour

EMBO Course: Extracellular Vesicles: From Biology to Biomedical Applications

This course will cover the basics, possibilities and limitations of different purification and characterization techniques and will address strategies to understand their role in biomedical applications.

course
April 09, 2018 — April 13, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

Advances in Stem Cell Biology Course at Institut Pasteur, Paris, France, April 9-21, 2018

This two-week course combines lectures and practical sessions on leading edge technologies and questions in stem cell biology http://www.revive.fr/en/programmes/advances-stem-cell-biology-course

course
April 09, 2018 — April 21, 2018
Institut Pasteur

EMBL Course: Transgenic Animals – Micromanipulation Techniques

The aim of the course is to provide participants with hands-on tutorials and the theory behind generating transgenic animals.

course
April 10, 2018 — April 11, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Next Generation Sequencing: Whole Genome Sequencing Library Preparation

The goal of this course is to teach the fundamentals of NGS library preparation and validation using enrichment based tests like the Nextera / TruSight Rapid Capture assay.

course
April 16, 2018 — April 20, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Next Generation Sequencing: RNA Sequencing Library Preparation

The goal of this course is to teach the fundamentals of NGS library preparation and validation using enrichment based tests like the Nextera / TruSight Rapid Capture assay.

course
April 23, 2018 — April 27, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

May 2018

EMBL Course: Single Cell RNA Sequencing

course
May 14, 2018 — May 18, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL: Networks and Pathways

Application deadline: 9th February 2018

course
May 14, 2018 — May 18, 2018
Cambridge, UK

Presentation Skills Course with the Royal Society of Biology

This half-day course is for those who have had little experience of giving presentations.

Course tutor Professor Sue Smith FRSB is professor in medical education and director of teaching at the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London.

course
May 23, 2018
Charles Darwin House 2, 107 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8TZ

June 2018

EMBL Course: Hands-on Flow Cytometry

course
June 04, 2018 — June 08, 2018
EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Whole Transcriptome Data Analysis

This course was developed for biologists as the intended audience, particularly for those already with basic knowledge of massively parallel sequencing (MPS).

course
June 05, 2018 — June 08, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

CSHL: Mouse Development, Stem Cells & Cancer

Application deadline: March 15th 2018

course
June 06, 2018 — June 25, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory

EMBL Course: Fundamentals of Widefield and Confocal Microscopy and Imaging

This course will provide the participants with an overview about the basics of microscopy (light and optics, contrast techniques and imaging).

course
June 11, 2018 — June 15, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Using Nanopore Technology for Real Time, Direct, Scalable DNA / RNA Sequencing

course
June 11, 2018 — June 15, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Quantative Proteomics

This course will provide both theoretical and practical training in the use of quantitative proteomics approaches.

course
June 17, 2018 — June 22, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL: Advanced Fluorescence Imagining Techniques

course
June 24, 2018 — June 29, 2018
EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL: Summer School in Bioinformatics

Applications open: 5th February 2018

course
June 25, 2018 — June 29, 2018
Cambridge, UK

CSHL: Single Cell Analysis

Application deadline: March 31st 2018

course
June 29, 2018 — July 12, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory

CSHL: Advanced Techniques in Molecular Neuroscience

Application deadline: March 31 2018

course
June 29, 2018 — July 14, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory

CSHL: Frontiers and Techniques in Plant Science

Application deadline: March 31st 2018

course
June 29, 2018 — July 19, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory

July 2018

EMBL Course: Shift Your DNA and RNA Sequencing Library Preparation into Hyper-Drive

course
July 02, 2018 — July 06, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Super Resolution Microscopy

This six day advanced course on fluorescence super-resolution microscopy will cover the theory and practical application of current super-resolution microscopy techniques to biological questions.

course
July 09, 2018 — July 14, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

Human and Mammalian Genetics and Genomics: The 59th McKusick Short Course

This Jackson Laboratory course is a modern survey of heredity, disease, genetics in experimental animals and humans, and molecular genetics in the diagnosis and treatment of inherited disorders.

course
July 15, 2018 — July 28, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

CSHL: Chromatin, Epigenetics and Gene Expression

Application deadline: April 15th 2018

course
July 24, 2018 — August 12, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory

CSHL: Imaging Structure and Function in the Nervous System

Application deadline: April 15th 2018

course
July 24, 2018 — August 13, 2018
Cold Spring Harbour Laboratory

August 2018

Dresden Summer School in Systems Biology

This school provides lectures and tutored hands-on training in spatiotemporal modeling and simulation of biological systems for students with a computational/quantitative background.

Apply by 20 April 2018

Notifications by 15 May 2018

course
August 11, 2018 — August 18, 2018
Dresden, Germany

September 2018

EMBL Course: Attacking Open Chromatin with ATAC Sequencing

This course is directed towards molecular biologists who want to perform ATAC-Seq experiments and/or analysis in their lab. Knowledge of next generation sequencing technology and/or basic bioinformatics skills is desirable but not essential.

course
September 10, 2018 — September 14, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Genome Engineering: CRISPR / Cas

This course will provide hands-on training in genome editing and cell engineering in mammalian cells using the highly efficient CRISPR/Cas9 system.

course
September 17, 2018 — September 21, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Next Generation Sequencing: RNA Sequencing Library Preparation

The goal of this course is to teach the fundamentals of NGS library preparation and validation using the Illumina TruSeq stranded total RNA sample preparation kit.

course
September 24, 2018 — September 28, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

October 2018

EMBL Course: Liquid Biopsies

This course will provide hands-on experience in the most common techniques to detect and analyse circulating tumor cells (CTCs), cell free tumor DNA (ctDNA) and/or extracellular vesicles (exosomes) while also bringing in clinical aspects.

course
October 15, 2018 — October 20, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

21st Century Mouse Genetics

This new Jackson Laboratory graduate-level advanced genetics course will provide a comprehensive view on the use of the mouse model in the modern era of genomics.

course
October 29, 2018 — November 02, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

November 2018

EMBL Course: Deciphering DNA Methylation

course
November 05, 2018 — November 09, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Microinjection into Adherent Cells

his course is aimed at technicians and scientists interested in microinjection into adherent cells. The aim of the course is to provide particpants with hands-on tutorials and the theory behind microinjection into adherent cells.

course
November 14, 2018 — November 15, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany