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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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March 2017

2nd Interventions in Aging (Understanding Mechanisms & Compressing Morbidity in Aging Humans)

Chairs: Professor Linda Partridge (University College London) & Dr. Brian Kennedy (Buck Institute for Research on Aging)

Key Sessions include: Epigenetics, Stem Cells, Cell Signalling and Translating research to benefit aging humans.

conference workshop
March 02, 2017 — March 05, 2017
Fiesta Americana Condesa, Cancun, Mexico

EMBO Conference: Chromatin and Epigenetics

Topics include chromatin regulation, chromatin dynamics, signalling to chromatin, nuclear architecture and dynamics, developmental epigenetics, epigenomics, epigenetics and human diseases, genome stability, environmental epigenetics, and transgenerational inheritance

Abstract deadline: 14 February, 2017

March 03, 2017 — May 06, 2017
Heidelberg, Germany

Talk on the Applications of Organic Synthesis

BOC Sciences aims to provide the best solutions. This talk is to focus on organic synthesis covering chemical synthesis, enzyme synthesis etc. from various aspects to avoid detour. Also the talk will lead communication on Iron oxide nanoparticles.


public talk
March 04, 2017
45-16 Ramsey Road, Shirley, NY 11967, USA

2nd Fibroblast Growth Factors in Development and Repair Conference

The major goal of this Conference is to bring together in a single forum the diverse group of researchers who study fibroblast growth factor signaling. This will provide a unique opportunity to discuss new results and target future research areas.

March 08, 2017 — March 11, 2017
Fiesta Americana Condesa, Cancun, Mexico

Wellcome Genome Campus Course: Genetic Engineering of Mammalian Stem Cells

This popular 2-week laboratory-based training course provides a comprehensive overview and practical laboratory experience of the genetic manipulation of mammalian stem cells, focusing on human iPS cells.

Application deadline: 02 December 2016

March 12, 2017 — March 24, 2017
Hinxton, Cambridge, UK

Cell Death, Cell Stress and Metabolism (From Basic Mechanisms to Novel Treatment Options)

Chairs: Prof. Henning Walczak (UCL Cancer Institute) & Prof. Dr. Poul Sorensen (BC Cancer Research Centre).

Basic biological principles governing cell death, cell stress and metabolism. Cellular stress and alterations in metabolism influencing cellular death programs such as apoptosis, necroptosis, ferroptosis.

conference workshop
March 14, 2017 — March 17, 2017
Fiesta Americana Condesa, Cancun, Mexico

Joint Meeting of the German and Japanese Societies of Developmental Biologists

In a joint effort, we’ve put together a program we believe will be stimulating and representing current trends and excitements in Developmental Biology with specific focus on research carried out in Japan and Germany.

Abstract deadline: 13 November, 2016

March 15, 2017 — March 18, 2017
Kiel, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Glycobiology

Glycan Function and Structure from Nucleus to Niche

Chair: Michael Tiemeyer

Vice Chair: Rita Gerardy-Schahn

Application deadline: 19 February, 2017

March 19, 2017 — March 24, 2017
Ventura Beach Marriott, Ventura, CA

Keystone Symposium: Molecular Mechanisms of Heart Development

This meeting will address advances in our understanding of cellular and molecular mechanisms of heart development, with a view toward congenital heart disease and cardiac regeneration.

Scholarship and discounted abstract deadline: 30 November, 2016

March 26, 2017 — March 30, 2017
Keystone, Colorado, USA

CDB Symposium: Towards Understanding Human Development, Heredity, and Evolution

Topics in the 2017 CDB symposium include human germline development, early embryogenesis, organogenesis from stem cells and relevant disease models, as well as human genetics and evolution.


March 27, 2017 — March 29, 2017
Kobe, Japan

Zencode/DevCom conference – Gene-Regulatory Systems in Development

Topics include:

Single-cell profiling

Chromatin Dynamics

Regulatory networks

Evolutionary plasticity


Abstract deadline: December 17th, 2016

Registration deadline: January 31st, 2017

March 27, 2017 — March 30, 2017
Parador de Carmona, Carmona, Spain

West Coast SDB Regional Meeting

Meeting organizers: James Chen & Maksim Plikus

March 28, 2017 — March 31, 2017
Tenaya Lodge, Yosemite National Park, CA