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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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April 2017

Abcam conference: Programming and reprogramming the human brain

Topics include modeling human brain development from pluripotent stem cells, programming and maintenance of cell identity in the CNS, and development-inspired reprogramming of the brain.

Oral abstract deadline: 15 November, 2016

Poster abstract deadline: 01 February, 2017

conference
April 03, 2017 — April 04, 2017
Munich, Germany

CSHL Meeting: Wiring the Brain

Topics include neural development, synapse formation and plasticity, neurodevelopmental disorders – genetics and animal models,  and human brain development.

Organizers: Danielle Bassett,
Joshua Gordon, Josh Huang, Kevin Mitchell

Abstract Deadline: 20 January, 2017

conference
April 04, 2017 — April 08, 2017
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

May 2017

EMBO-EMBL Symposium: Neural Circuits in the Past, Present and Future

By bringing together a unique and eclectic mix of scientists studying nervous systems from the molecular to the psychological level, this symposium should stimulate novel cross-fertilisation of ideas and methodologies to understand neural circuit structure and function

Abstract deadline: 17 February 2017

conference
May 14, 2017 — May 17, 2017
Heidelberg, Germany

Cortical Development Conference 2017: Neural Stem Cells to Neural Circuits

Deadline for registration and submission of abstracts: 14th April 2017

conference
May 17, 2017 — May 20, 2017
Crete

June 2017

EMBO Practical Course: Developmental neurobiology – From worms to mammals

Students on this EMBO Practical Course will be taught state-of-the-art approaches and techniques in modern developmental neuroscience, covering different stages of neural development ranging from neural induction to circuit formation and plasticity.

Registration deadline: 12 March, 2017

course
June 18, 2017 — July 01, 2017
London, UK

July 2017

10th European Zebrafish Meeting

Situated on the banks of the Danube, with its beautiful art nouveau architecture, Budapest offers the perfect conference venue and tourist destination. We will also commemorate George Streisinger, the founder of zebrafish genetics, who was born here 90 years ago.

conference
July 03, 2017 — July 07, 2017
Budapest Congress Center, Budapest, Hungary

Living Systems Institute Opening Symposium

The University of Exeter’s new £52 million Living Systems Institute (LSI) is hosting its first international symposium on 5/6 July 2017.

The symposium will feature distinguished speakers, including two Nobel Laureates (Paul Nurse and Christiane Nusslein-Volhard).

We hope you can join us!

conference public talk workshop
July 05, 2017 — July 06, 2017
Great Hall, University of Exeter Streatham Campus

September 2017

EMBO Conference: Gene regulatory mechanisms in neural fate decisions

Topics include: Histone modifications, Modifications of DNA, Noncoding genome, Chromatin remodeling, Function of distal regulatory elements, Nuclear organization, Single cell transcriptome and epigenome, Systems biology, Novel mechanisms, molecular tools and approaches.

Abstract submission deadline = 28th April

Registration deadline = 10 May

 

conference
September 07, 2017 — September 10, 2017
Alicante, Spain

FENS Fall Brain Conference: Cortex Evolution and Development

In this conference, world experts will describe how advances in developmental neurobiology, stem cell biology and genetics are offering new insights into the mechanisms controlling the development and evolution of the cerebral cortex across vertebrates.

conference
September 24, 2017 — September 27, 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark

October 2017

CSHL Meetings: Neurobiology of Drosophila

Topics include: Brain, Behavior and Evolution,
Neural Development, Mechanisms of Neurological Disease, Glial Biology and
Neural Circuits.

Organizers: Heather Broihier, J. Troy Littleton

Abstract deadline: 14 July, 2017

conference
October 03, 2017 — October 07, 2017
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

December 2017

CSHL Conference: Development and 3-D Modeling of the Human Brain

Abstract Deadline: September 22, 2017

Organizers: Paola Arlotta &
Sergiu Pasca

conference
December 06, 2017 — December 09, 2017
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY

February 2018

Neuroepigenetics and Neuroepitranscriptomics – Fusion Conferences

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

Nuclear Receptors (New Roles for Nuclear Receptors in Development, Health and Disease) – Fusion Conferences

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

Genomic Instability and Gene Therapeutics in Neurological Diseases – Fusion Conferences

Join scientific chairs Mimoun Azzouz (The University of Sheffield) and Sherif El-Khamisy (University of Sheffield) at Cancun for Fusion’s Genomic Instability and Gene Therapeutics in Neurological Diseases (Neurodegeneration: From Causes to Therapy) conference.

conference workshop
March 05, 2018 — March 08, 2018
Cancun, Mexico