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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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January 2018

SICB Annual Meeting

conference
January 03, 2018 — January 07, 2018
San Francisco, California

4th Meeting of the Chilean Developmental Biology Network (RiBiD)

RiBiD is composed by researchers in the field of Developmental Biology, Stem Cells, Regeneration and Aging.

The goals are to foster the scientific interaction in Chile, promote the participation of young researchers and students, and the collaboration between groups.

conference
January 05, 2018
Santiago, Chile

International Course on Developmental Biology

Deadline: 31st August 2017

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

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

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

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.

 

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

February 2018

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

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

Keystone Symposia: Endoderm Development and Disease – Cross-Organ Comparison and Interplay

Scholarship Deadline: October 25, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 25, 2017 (for Short Talk consideration)
Abstract Deadline: November 28, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: December 20, 2017

conference
February 25, 2018 — March 01, 2018
Taos, New Mexico, USA

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

Welcome Genome Campus: Reproduction and Development: Revealing the Origin of Life

Early Bird Deadline:
19 December 2017

Bursary Deadline:
4 January 2018

Abstract Deadline:
16 January 2018

Registration Deadline:
6 February 2018

conference
March 12, 2018 — March 14, 2018
Cambridge, UK

2018 Northwest SDB Regional Meeting

conference
March 14, 2018 — March 17, 2018
Friday Harbor Laboratories, WA

9th Canadian Developmental Biology Conference – 7th Canada Regional SDB Conference

conference
March 19, 2018 — March 22, 2018
Mont-Tremblant, Quebec

Keystone Symposia: Gene Control in Development and Disease

Scholarship Deadline: November 28, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: November 28, 2017
Abstract Deadline: December 20, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: January 17, 2018

This conference is being held jointly with “Chromatin Architecture and Chromosome Organization.”

conference
March 23, 2018 — March 27, 2018
Whistler, British Columbia, Canada

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

Keystone Symposia: Pushing the Limits to Healthspan and Longevity

Scholarship Deadline: December 12, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: December 12, 2017
Abstract Deadline: January 10, 2018
Discounted Registration Deadline: February 13, 2018

conference
April 15, 2018 — April 19, 2018
Hannover, Germany

BSDB Spring Meeting 2018

70th BSDB Anniversary!

 

conference
April 15, 2018 — April 18, 2018
Warwick, UK

8th International Symposium of Vertebrate Sex Determination

The objective of this meeting is to exchange information and using a comparative approach advance our understanding of the processes of sex determination and sex differentiation, and disorders of sexual development

conference
April 16, 2018 — April 20, 2018
Kona, Hawaii

May 2018

Abcam: Adult Neurogenesis 2018

conference
May 02, 2018 — May 04, 2018
Dresden, Germany

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

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Polarity Signaling

The Role of Cell Polarity Networks in Development, Growth Control, and Regeneration

Application deadline: 6th May 2018

conference
June 03, 2018 — June 08, 2018
West Dover, Vermont

Joint Annual Meeting of the Japanese Societies of Cell and Developmental Biology

conference
June 05, 2018 — June 08, 2018
Tokyo, Japan

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

July 2018

SDB 77th Annual Meeting

conference
July 20, 2018 — July 24, 2018
Portland, OR

Gordon Research Conference: Neural Development

Generating Diverse Cells and Networks in the Nervous System

Application deadline: July 1st 2018

conference
July 29, 2018 — August 03, 2018
Newport, Rhode Island

Gordon Research Conference: Mammalian Reproduction

Pathways from Gametogenesis to Pregnancy

Application deadline: 1st July 2018

conference
July 29, 2018 — August 03, 2018
Lucca, Italy

August 2018

GSA International Xenopus Conference

conference
August 12, 2018 — August 16, 2018
Seattle Washington

September 2018

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: Organoids: Modelling Organ Development and Disease in 3D Culture

This symposium will bring together the leading researchers in this field to establish a new research community and reveal parallels between various tissue models.

conference
September 10, 2018 — September 13, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

BSDB Autumn Meeting 2018

Embryonic-Extraembryonic Interactions – from genetics to environment

conference
September 10, 2018 — September 13, 2018
Oxford, UK

From stem cells to human development

The third Development meeting focussing on human developmental biology

conference
September 23, 2018 — September 26, 2018
Wotton House, Surrey, UK