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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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February 2018

Thinking beyond the dish: taking in vitro neural differentiation to the next level

This Company of Biologists Workshop aims to bridge developmental neurobiology, bioengineering, materials science, and computational biology to identify and address upcoming challenges in in vitro models of the brain, including early patterning, long-term survival, vascularization, 3D-structure, and circuit assembly.

workshop
February 04, 2018 — February 07, 2018
Winston House, UK

Fusion Conferences – Epigenetics (From Mechanisms to Disease)

Chairs: Dr. Giacomo Cavalli (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) & Dr. Luciano Di Croce (Centre for Genomic Regulation)

This conference integrates the burgeoning field of epigenetics with the underlying processes of chromatin organization, transcription regulation and aspects of stem cell biology.

conference workshop
February 15, 2018 — February 18, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

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

SYStem – Symposium for the next generation of Stem Cell Research

The meeting will discuss the latest advances in stem cell biology in an informal and collaborative setting. We focus on young scientists who have just started their independent career to help and shape the SC community in Europe.

conference workshop
February 22, 2018 — February 24, 2018
IMBA / IMP Vienna, AUSTRIA

Fusion Conferences: Neuroepigenetics and Neuroepitranscriptomics

Chair: Dr. Li-Huei Tsai (MIT)

Key Sessions include:

  • Epigenetic mechanisms regulating brain development and stem cells
  • Transcriptional regulation
  • Neuronal specific splicing
  • Brain developmental disorders, aging and neurodegeneration
  • Genome-wide analysis of different DNA and RNA modifications
  • 3D epigenome and chromatin topology
conference workshop
February 24, 2018 — February 27, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

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

Fusion Conferences: Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease)

Join scientific chairs Charlotte Bevan (Imperial College London), Karen Knudsen (Thomas Jefferson University) Simak Ali (Imperial College London) in Cancun for the Fusion Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease) conference.

conference workshop
February 27, 2018 — March 02, 2018
Cancun, Mexico

March 2018

EMBO Workshop: Neural Development

  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 15 January 2018
  • ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 20 December 2017
  • CHOSEN PARTICIPANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY: 31 January 2018
  • PAYMENT DEADLINE: 31 January 2018
workshop
March 02, 2018 — March 06, 2018
Taipei, Taiwan

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

April 2018

EMBO Workshop: Noncoding RNAs in Emrbyonic Development and Cell Differentiation

  • REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 07 March 2018
  • ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 03 February 2018
  • CHOSEN PARTICIPANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY: 17 February 2018
  • PAYMENT DEADLINE: 21 March 2018
workshop
April 08, 2018 — April 11, 2018
Rehovot, Israel

Summer School – Mechanobiology of polarised cells

Set in a village in the Chamonix valley, the aim of the school is to focus on how intrinsic physical properties of cells and environment govern cellular behaviour.

workshop
April 08, 2018 — April 13, 2018
Les Houches, France

Comprehensive Workshop On Mouse Biomethods

This is a NEW one-of-a-kind workshop from the Jackson Laboratory that will provide tangible and marketable skills in mouse biomethods

workshop
April 19, 2018 — April 23, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Kidney Development Workshop

The 14th IWDN, sponsored by the International Pediatric Nephrology Association, is the premier meeting for renal development, regeneration, stem cells, organoids, and renal bioengineering.

conference course workshop
April 22, 2018 — April 25, 2018
Ein -Gedi Dead Sea Resort, Israel

May 2018

Workshop On Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) In The Laboratory Mouse

This hands‐on workshop from the Jackson Laboratory teaches participants to use Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ARTs) to efficiently manage mouse strains

workshop
May 07, 2018 — May 12, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Tissue Morphogenesis: interplay between genetics and mechanics

The general objective of this workshop is to bring together researchers interested in interdisciplinary approaches to tissue morphogenesis.

Topics/methods will include mechano-chemical patterning and regulation, gene regulation of/by mechanics, imaging/probing biochemical signaling and mechanics, integration of genetics/biochemistry/mechanics in theoretical models.

workshop
May 23, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Paris, University Paris Diderot

June 2018

Development and evolution of the human neocortex

This Company of Biologists Workshop will bring together a multidisciplinary team of scientists leading different but intersecting disciplines to exchange knowledge, hypotheses and arguments on the development and evolution of Homo sapiens, and the development of the human cerebral cortex.

workshop
June 10, 2018 — June 13, 2018
Wiston House, UK

EMBO Workshop: C. elegans development, cell biology and gene expression

The workshop will draw a broad international crowd and aims to foster interactions between young C. elegans researchers and global leaders,  covering an attractive range of topics.

workshop
June 13, 2018 — June 17, 2018
Barcelona, Spain

October 2018

17th Annual Workshop On The Pathology Of Mouse Models For Human Disease

This workshop from the Jackson Laboratory provides a week of intensive training sessions in pathology and histopathology as well as didactic sessions in which particular disease areas and models will be discussed.

workshop
October 01, 2018 — October 05, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME