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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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December 2018

ASCB 2018 Annual Meeting

conference
December 08, 2018 — December 12, 2018
San Diego California

January 2019

Keystone Symposia: Single Cell Biology

This conference will emphasize the biological and biomedical applications of single cell approaches, including dynamic live cell measurements, to better understand the molecular control of cell fates and multi-cellular tissue generation in health and disease.

conference
January 13, 2019 — January 17, 2019
Beaver Run Resort and Conference Center, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA

Keystone Symposia: Mitochondrial Biology in Heart and Skeletal Muscle

This conference gathers investigators from diverse areas of integrative biology and metabolism who typically don’t attend the same research symposia sparking the development of new collaborations, novel biological concepts and innovative therapeutic strategies harnessing the mitochondria for metabolic disease prevention.

conference
January 13, 2019 — January 17, 2019
Keystone, Colorado, USA

Fifth International Oocyte Meeting

The registration deadline is September 30, 2018

conference
January 16, 2019 — January 19, 2019
Villefranche-sur-mer, France

Gordon Research Conference: Directed Cell Migration

How Cells Integrate Biochemical Signals, Cytoskeletal Changes and Physical Forces to Guide Migration

conference
January 20, 2019 — January 25, 2019
Galveston, TX, US

Gordon Research Conference: Vascular Cell Biology

Vascular Cell Fate, Metabolism and Targeting

conference
January 20, 2019 — January 25, 2019
Ventura, CA, USA

Keystone Symposia – Cellular Plasticity: Reprogramming, Regeneration and Metaplasia

Although differentiated cells were thought to be post-mitotic, we now know they can reprogram, re-enter the cell cycle, and spawn other lineages. This conference explores the underlying mechanisms, enhancing our understanding of disease pathogenesis and potential new therapies.

conference
January 27, 2019 — January 31, 2019
Keystone Conference Center, Keystone, Colorado, USA

Keystone Symposia: Signal Dynamics and Signal Integration in Development and Disease

The conference will explore the commonalities between signaling in development, regeneration and homeostasis. Will leverage quantitative, single cell and systems biology to study the dynamics and integration of developmental signaling, and highlight how perturbations in developmental pathways cause diseases.

other
January 27, 2019 — January 31, 2019
Keystone, Colorado, USA

February 2019

6th Nucleic Acids Conference

The 6th Nucleic Acids Conference will focus on understanding processes involving DNA and RNA at the molecular and chemical level, with a marked structural and mechanistic perspective.

conference workshop
February 13, 2019 — February 16, 2019
Nassau, Bahamas

3rd Fibroblast Growth Factors in Development and Repair Conference

Bringing together researchers from different disciplines with an interest in FGF biology/biochemistry and clinical applications to meet each other, to discuss their projects and to initiate new and in some cases highly interdisciplinary research projects and collaborations.

conference workshop
February 15, 2019 — February 18, 2019
Nassau, Bahamas

3rd Exploring DNA Repair Pathways as Targets for Cancer Therapy Conference

The conference will bring together basic, translational and clinical investigators to discuss the current and future directions, opportunities and obstacles in the development of anti-cancer modalities and how to best apply these concepts in clinical practice.

conference workshop
February 23, 2019 — February 26, 2019
Nassau, Bahamas

Keystone Symposia: Cell Competition in Development and Disease

Cell competition represents a radical departure from the established view that embryonic development is simply a matter of following a preprogrammed set of rules. This conference brings together researchers from diverse fields who study competitive and cooperative interactions between cells.

conference
February 24, 2019 — February 28, 2019
Granlibakken Tahoe, Tahoe City, California, USA

Keystone Conference on Cell Competition in Development and Disease

Granlibakken Tahoe | Lake Tahoe, California, USA | February 24–28, 2019

conference
February 24, 2019 — February 28, 2019
Granlibakken Tahoe | Lake Tahoe, California, USA

Spatial Genome Organization Conference

The conference will bring together researchers interested in better characterizing the non-random organization of the genome while also revealing how this organization is influenced by various cues or disease conditions.

conference workshop
February 25, 2019 — February 28, 2019
Nassau, Bahamas

Mitochondria: From Basic Biology to Mechanisms of Disease Conference

This meeting will bring together scientists who study diverse aspects of mitochondrial biology in order to stimulate interaction and cross fertilization of ideas, leading to new collaborations and synergistic advances.

conference workshop
February 27, 2019 — March 02, 2019
Nassau, Bahamas

March 2019

EMBL|Wellcome Genome Campus Conference: Proteomics in Cell Biology and Disease Mechanisms

This conference will focus on the application of proteomics to cell biology and unraveling disease mechanisms by addressing conceptually novel ways to study long-standing questions in these fields.

conference
March 07, 2019 — March 09, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Target Engagement in Biology and Drug Discovery

This course will give a solid practical and theoretical grounding in evaluating how a small molecule interacts with its biological target in cells or in vitro and its role in drug discovery.

course
March 11, 2019 — March 17, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: Synthetic Morphogenesis: From Gene Circuits to Tissue Architecture

Synthetic morphogenesis requires collaboration among distinct communities, from developmental biologists, to chemists and material scientists. This symposium brings together scientists from these different disciplines to discuss the extent to which cells/tissues/organs can be built de novo starting from isolated components.

conference
March 17, 2019 — March 20, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Genome Engineering: CRISPR/Cas

Providing hands-on training in genome editing and cell engineering in mammalian cells using the highly efficient CRISPR/Cas9 system. Participants learn design of CRISPR targets using bioinformatics tools, generation of gene knockouts/knock-ins, and target validation using the most current technologies.

course
March 17, 2019 — March 22, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

The developing brain in health and disease

The Academy of Medical Sciences is conveying an interdisciplinary meeting that will explore key areas of neurodevelopmental research, from in utero to adolescence, from multiple perspectives, including molecular, cellular, circuit/systems and behavioural levels.

conference
March 19, 2019 — March 20, 2019
Oxford, UK

EMBL Course: Techniques for Mammary Gland Research

Presenting techniques for dissection and dissociation of subpopulations of mouse and human mammary, including stem/progenitor, cells. Covering flow cytometry to separate single cell populations for consequent in vitro and in vivo analysis to assess stem cell activity and gene function.

course
March 31, 2019 — April 05, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

May 2019

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: The Identity and Evolution of Cell Types

We will jointly discuss fundamental questions such as the origins of cell types in the evolution of multicellularity, their diversification in divergent animal lineages, and the molecular evolution of regulatory networks underlying the specification of cell types and tissues.

conference
May 15, 2019 — May 18, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Germinal Stem Cell Biology

Germ Cell Programming in Vertebrate Biology, Medicine and Biotechnology

conference
May 19, 2019 — May 24, 2019
Hong Kong

June 2019

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Contact and Adhesion

Cell Junctions as Integrators of Molecular and Mechanical Signals in Development and Disease

conference
June 02, 2019 — June 07, 2019
Les Diablerets, Switzerland

2nd European Amphibian Conference (EAC2019)

We invite you to the Second European Amphibian Club in Lutherstadt-Wittenberg, Germany.

 

This conference aims to foster a European network for scientists using amphibians in biology and translational medicine and to consolidate the interest of young scientists for amphibian models.
conference
June 26, 2019 — June 29, 2019
Leucorea, Lutherstadt-Wittenberg, Germany

July 2019

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: Mechanical Forces in Development

The symposium aims at bringing together world-leading experts in the fields of mechanobiology, cell biology and developmental biology studying the mechanical basis of cell and tissue morphogenesis.

conference
July 03, 2019 — July 06, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Growth and Proliferation

Normal and Abnormal Cell Cycle Variations

conference
July 07, 2019 — July 12, 2019
West Dover, VT, US

10th International Tunicate Meeting

Villefranche-sur-Mer, France, July 7-13, 2019

This meeting attracts the international community of researchers using tunicates as model organisms for a broad range of studies, including cell and developmental biology, neurobiology and immunity, post-embryonic development, genetics and genomics, ecology and evolution.

 

conference
July 08, 2019 — July 13, 2019
Villefranche-sur-Mer, France

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: New Approaches and Concepts in Microbiology

This symposium bridges traditional microbiology and novel technologies by exposing microbiologists to new ways of addressing their hypotheses. Also, it provides a platform for systems or technology experts to get a better understanding of the important questions in the field.

conference
July 10, 2019 — July 13, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Fertilization and Activation of Development

Gametes, Fertilization and the Tissues in Which They Develop in Humans, Animals and Plants

conference
July 28, 2019 — August 02, 2019
Holderness, NH, USA

EMBL Course: Hands-on Flow Cytometry – Learning by Doing!

Flow Cytometry is one of the most powerful single cell analysis methods. Utilising Flow Cytometry we can identify and quantify different many parameters from heterogeneous samples, analyse the corresponding state of proliferation or simply detect the expression of fluorescent reporters.

course
July 29, 2019 — August 02, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

September 2019

EMBO Practical Course: Current Methods in Cell Biology

The aim of the course is to allow participants to experience modern cell biology at work: not only to see but also to try out how cutting-edge technologies can be used to answer questions at the frontiers of cell biology.

course
September 08, 2019 — September 17, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

October 2019

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: The Non-Coding Genome

Exploring the diverse, dynamic and multifaceted roles of RNA across a spectrum of cellular processes. Interdisciplinary discussion of the roles of non-coding RNAs in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, with the aim of enhancing our understanding of gene regulation and function.

conference
October 16, 2019 — October 19, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany