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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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June 2019

22nd International C. elegans Conference

Abstract submission deadline: March 28

June 20, 2019 — June 24, 2019
Los Angeles, USA

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.
June 26, 2019 — June 29, 2019
Leucorea, Lutherstadt-Wittenberg, Germany

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Courses: Drosophila Neurobiology: Genes, Circuits & Behavior

Application Deadline: March 15, 2019

Instructors: C. Andrew Frank Ellie, Heckscher, Alex Keene

June 28, 2019 — July 18, 2019
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

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.


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

The 60th McKusick Short Course: Human and Mammalian Genetics and Genomics

This 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 14, 2019 — July 26, 2019
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME

Developmental Biology Teaching Workshop

Learn about high-impact cost-effective lab techniques for urchins, chick, fish, flies, ciliates, worms, and more at this SDB-sponsored workshop.

Developmental Biology Teaching Workshop • July 16-19, 2019

Bonus: lupine-filled hikes in the Maine wood, paddling on the Damariscotta, eating delicious lobster.

course workshop
July 16, 2019 — July 19, 2019
Darling Marine Center, University of Maine

One-day Symposium on Developmental Bioelectricity in Boston, MA – July 26th, 2019

There will be a one-day satellite symposium on Developmental Bioelectricity, immediately before the 78th Annual SDB Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts this summer. Individuals registered for the Annual SDB Meeting can attend this symposium without paying an additional registration fee.

July 26, 2019
Boston, Massachusetts

September 2019

2019 European Drosophila Research Conference

September 05, 2019 — September 08, 2019
Lausanne, Switzerland

Mechanisms and Evolution of Intergenerational Change

Exploring the developmental origins of health and disease

Audience: scientists working on foetal programming,  ecologists and evolutionary biologists interested in the effects of the parental environment on offspring.

September 24, 2019 — September 26, 2019
Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, UK

October 2019

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Meetings: Neurobiology of Drosophila

Abstract Deadline: July 12, 2019

Organizers: Kate O’Connor-Giles, Scott Waddell

October 01, 2019 — October 05, 2019
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

November 2019

33rd Annual French Drosophila Conference

Submission deadline: September 29

Registration deadline: October 18

November 06, 2019 — November 09, 2019
Lyon, France