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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 2019

EMBL Course: Advanced training with Oxford Nanopore Technologies

Covering end to end workflows for the preparation and analysis of human and yeast samples using whole genome and barcoded cDNA sequencing approaches. The training includes an overview of the MinKNOW GUI for GridION and MinION devices and much more.

course
January 14, 2019 — January 18, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Exploratory Analysis of Biological Data: Data Carpentry

This hands on workshop teaches researchers the fundamental data skills they need to conduct their work, and provides high-quality, domain-specific training covering the full lifecycle of data-driven research.

course
January 29, 2019 — January 31, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

February 2019

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

March 2019

EMBL Course: Immunoprofiling of Single Cells

This course will introduce participants to the cutting-edge single cell technologies provided by 10x Genomics, starting with an overview of the 10x Genomics Single Cell Controller and our associated Single Cell applications.

course
March 04, 2019 — March 08, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

30th Fungal Genetics Conference

Researchers working on all aspects of fungi attend the 30th Fungal Genetics Conference in Pacific Grove, CA! Communication and collaboration between those interested in genomics, gene regulation, cell biology and development, evolutionary biology, fungal-host interactions, and biotechnology is encouraged.

conference
March 12, 2019 — March 17, 2019
Pacific Grove, California

Revolutionizing Next-Generation Sequencing (3rd edition)

  • Long reads, Genome Structure and Mapping
  • Epigenomics
  • Metagenomics
  • Spatial transcriptomics
  • Population Scale and Clinical Sequencing
  • Single Cell Sequencing
  • Emerging technologies
conference
March 25, 2019 — March 26, 2019
Antwerp

EMBO|EMBL Symposium: Reconstructing the Human Past – Using Ancient and Modern Genomics

Scientists from genomics, bioinformatics, microbiology, anthropology, archaeology and historians meet and initiate interactions in this area that has the potential to change the way we think about our human past and how we might study genetic variation in the future.

conference
March 31, 2019 — April 03, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

April 2019

2019 Neural Crest & Cranial Placodes GRC & GRS

Gordon Research Seminar: April 13-14
Forum for graduate students and post-docs.
https://www.grc.org/neural-crest-and-cranial-placodes-grs-conference/2019/

Speaker/discussion leader abstract deadline: January 13
Application deadline: March 16

Gordon Research Conference: April 14-19
https://www.grc.org/neural-crest-and-cranial-placodes-conference/2019/

Short talk abstract deadline: January 13
Application deadline: March 17

conference
April 13, 2019 — April 19, 2019
Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco, near Barga, Italy

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

July 2019

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

September 2019

EMBL Course: Chromatin Signatures During Differentiation: Integrated Omics Approaches to Neuronal Development

This course integrates omics approaches to understand the principle of chromatin operation and its biological relevance. We will analyse the composition and variation of chromatin components, and the “epigenetic landscape” at key time points following the induction of cellular differentiation.

course
September 02, 2019 — September 06, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany

October 2019

The Brain Mosaic: Cellular heterogeneity in the CNS (2nd edition)

The Brain Mosaic aims to bring together leaders in this emerging discipline to discuss how it is advancing our knowledge of CNS function and disease. Speakers at this neuroscience meeting on ‘single cell’ will emphasize the multi-disciplinary nature of the field.

conference
October 10, 2019 — October 11, 2019
Leuven