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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 2018

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.”

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

Keystone Symposia: Chromatin Architecture and Chromosome Organization

Scholarship Deadline: Nov 28, 2017
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Nov 28, 2017
Abstract Deadline: Dec 20, 2017
Discounted Registration Deadline: Jan 17, 2018

March 23, 2018 — March 27, 2018
Whistler, British Colombia, Canada

2nd International FishMed Conference on Zebrafish Research (FishMed2018)

Keynote Speaker: Randall Peterson, University of Utah, USA

Young FishMed Keynote Speaker: Benoit Vanhollebeke, Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

The preliminary programme is available at the FishMed2018 webpage.

Registration starts on October 1, 2017.

March 25, 2018 — March 27, 2018
International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw (IIMCB), Poland

April 2018

Crossing Kingdoms- Synthetic Biology Conference

Crossing Kingdoms is an international 3 day-event bringing together scientists from the microbial, animal and plant fields to present their results and highlighting how knowledge from these different life forms provide tools for synthetic biology innovations and applications.

April 16, 2018 — April 18, 2018
Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge, 47 Bateman Street, Cambridge CB2 1LR

Conditional transgenics

This course will explain the basic concept of conditional transgenesis. We will review sources of information on available reagents. We will discuss the advantages and challenges of using such systems

April 20, 2018
MRC Harwell Institute, Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire, OX11 0RD. UK

May 2018

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: DNA Replication: From Basic Biology to Disease

By bringing together experts in the basic biology of DNA replication and DNA replication stress, this symposium aims to fuel further progress in these important fields.

May 07, 2018 — May 10, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany

2nd edition of the International Symposium of Young Researchers in Biology

The YTRB Network 2nd edition Symposium is an opportunity for cooperation and technology-exchange. Eminent Young Principal Investigators will give talks in the following sessionsBiotechnology, Genomics and Bioinformatics & Molecular/Cell Biology and Immunology

May 10, 2018 — May 13, 2018
Hammamet, Tunisia

Gordon Research Conference: Visual System Development

Genetics, Genomics and Evolution of the Eye

Application deadline: April 22nd 2018

May 20, 2018 — May 25, 2018
Lucca, Italy

July 2018

Human and Mammalian Genetics and Genomics: The 59th McKusick Short Course

This Jackson Laboratory course is a modern survey of heredity, disease, genetics in experimental animals and humans, and molecular genetics in the diagnosis and treatment of inherited disorders.

July 15, 2018 — July 28, 2018
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Gordon Research Conference: Chromatin Structure and Function

Chromatin Encounters: Shaping Genome Architecture and Function

Application deadline: 24th June 2018

July 22, 2018 — July 27, 2018
Newry, Maine

August 2018

11th International Multiconference on “Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure\Systems Biology” – BGRS\SB-2018

The Institute of Cytology and Genetics of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ICG SB RAS) will organize 11th International Multiconference on “Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure\Systems Biology” – BGRS\SB-2018 on 20-25 of August, 2018 in Novosibirsk, Russia:


August 20, 2018 — August 25, 2018
Novosibirsk, Russia

November 2018

EMBL Conference: From Functional Genomics to Systems Biology

The main objective of this conference is to bring people together from diverse disciplines to exchange ideas, promote cross-disciplinary collaborations and to form a synthesis of appropriate systems-level approaches.

November 10, 2018 — November 13, 2018
EMBL, Meyerhofstr. 1, Heidelberg, Germany