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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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Events filtered by date: January 2018 [Clear filter]

January 2018

Keystone Symposia: Plant Signaling – Molecular Pathways and Network Integration

Scholarship Deadline: September 25, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 25, 2017
Abstract Deadline: October 23, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: November 21, 2017

January 21, 2018 — January 24, 2018
Tahoe City, California, USA

Keystone Symposia: DNA and RNA Methylation

Scholarship Deadline: Sep 27, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 27, 2017
Abstract Deadline: Oct 27, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 28, 2017

January 21, 2018 — January 25, 2018
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

2nd NEUBIAS Conference

The Bioimage Analysis Community Conference

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

Keystone Symposia: Precision Genome Editing with Programmable Nucleases

Scholarship Deadline: Oct 3, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 3, 2017
Abstract Deadline: Nov 1, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 5, 2017

January 28, 2018 — February 01, 2018
Keystone, Colorade

Gordon Research Conference: Bones and Teeth

From Skeletal and Dental Stem Cells to Rare Bone Diseases and Integrative Physiology

Application deadline: 31st December 2017

January 28, 2018 — February 02, 2018
Galveston, Texas

The 30th HEAD GROUP MEETING (HGM) – Understanding Normal and Abnormal Development of Head Structures

Join invited speakers and showcase your work to celebrate the 30th HGM. We particularly welcome presentations from budding scientists to foster networking and collaboration opportunities.


January 29, 2018 — January 30, 2018
UCL Institute of Child Health, London

Healthy Ageing: From Molecules to Organisms

We will explore mechanisms of ageing in cells, tissues and organisms to identify interventions that ameliorate its effects. Learn how developments in cell- and immune-senescence,  stem cells and epigenetics are increasing our understating of the ageing process.

January 31, 2018 — February 01, 2018
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, UK

February 2018

Keystone Symposia: Cryo-EM from Cells to Molecules: Multi-Scale Visualization of Biological Systems

Scholarship/Discounted Abstract: October 5, 2017
Abstract: November 7, 2017
Discounted Registration: December 7, 2017

This symposium features workshops in specimen preparation and evaluation of suitability for cryo-EM, modeling of structures using cryo-EM data, and setting up a cryo-EM lab.

February 04, 2018 — February 08, 2018
Tahoe City, California, USA

Keystone Symposia: Frontiers in Islet Biology and Diabetes

Scholarship Deadline: Oct 5, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 5, 2017
Abstract Deadline: Nov 7, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 7, 2017

February 04, 2018 — February 08, 2018
Keystone, Colorado

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.

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

Mechanics of development

Mechanical forces are critical for embryonic development – yet very little is known about their roles. The meeting will focus on the role of mechanobiology in multiple aspects of embryonic development.

February 05, 2018 — February 07, 2018
The Royal Society at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire, MK16 9JJ

Gordon Research Conference: Craniofacial Morphogenesis and Tissue Regeneration

Craniofacial Development and Disease: From Molecules to Patients

Application deadline: 14th January 2018

February 11, 2018 — February 16, 2018
Lucca, Italy

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

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

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

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.

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