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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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September 2017

Public Engagement: Getting Started

Participants will gain an understanding of what public engagement is and what’s in it for them and awareness of some opportunities available.

Trainers: Dr Ceri Harrop & Professor Kevin O’Dell FRSB


September 12, 2017
Charles Darwin House 2, 107 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8TZ

Master Class in Research Skills

Join the Royal Society of Biology on our new one day Master Class in Research Skills. For more information see the Society’s website.

September 28, 2017
Charles Darwin House 2, 107 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8TZ

October 2017

MBL short course on Gene Regulatory Networks for Development

This course offers an in-depth treatment of experimental and computational modeling approaches to gene regulatory networks, and explores how the GRN concept can be applied to solve developmental mechanisms in various systems and contexts.

Application deadline: July 20, 2017.

October 08, 2017 — October 21, 2017
Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA

Science Podcast Production Workshop

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.


This course is provided by Royal Society of Biology.

course workshop
October 11, 2017
Royal Society of Biology, Charles Darwin House, 12 Roger Street, London, WC1N 2JU

CSHL Course: Programming for Biology

Designed for lab biologists with little or no programming experience, this course will give students the bioinformatics and scripting skills necessary to exploit the abundance of biological data.

Instructors: Simon Prochnik & Sofia Robb

Application deadline: 15 July 2017

October 16, 2017 — October 31, 2017
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

Persuasive Scientific Report Writing

For writers of technical, scientific and related reports or documents, who wish to improve their writing skills.

Following the success of previous courses in 2014, 2015 and 2016, the Royal Society of Biology continues to offer this course.

October 16, 2017
Medical School, University of Birmingham, Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2SG

Laboratory Leadership and Management

This training course is provided by the Royal Society of Biology. 

October 20, 2017
Meeting Room 2, Charles Darwin House 2, 107 Gray's Inn Road, London, WC1X 8TZ

HREM and Phenotyping Workshop

Generation and interpretation of HREM data from normal and mutant E14.5 mouse embryos in the DMDD programme

October 20, 2017 — October 22, 2017
Vienna, Austria

January 2018

International Course on Developmental Biology

Deadline: 31st August 2017

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