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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 2021

RIKEN BDR Symposium 2021 “Structuring Biosystems: Functions Emerging from Molecules”

Virtual Symposium

Registration is now open!
・Abstract Submission Deadline: Monday, January 25, 2021.
・Registration Deadline: Friday, February 5, 2021.

Topics to be discussed:
– Chromatin structures, functions and epigenetics
– Biological phase separation
– Molecular assemblies and functions
– Membrane protein dynamics

conference
March 01, 2021 — March 03, 2021
Virtual

SY-Stem Virtual Symposium on Stem Cell Research

conference
March 03, 2021 — March 05, 2021
Virtual

Virtual Keystone Symposia: Single Cell Biology

Abstract Submission for Short Talk Consideration: February 4, 2021

ePoster Abstract Submission: March 3, 2021

Financial Aid Application: March 3, 2021

conference
March 17, 2021 — March 19, 2021
Virtual

EMBO|EMBL Symposia: Synthetic Morphogenesis: From Gene Circuits to Tissue Architecture

conference
March 17, 2021 — March 19, 2021
Virtual

62nd Annual Drosophila Research Conference

conference
March 23, 2021 — April 01, 2021
Virtual

Human iPSC culture workshop: March 24 – 31 (remote option)

The Stem Cell Research and Technology Resource Center at the University of Colorado Boulder is offering a week-long human iPSC culture training workshop from March 24-31. Quickly gain the skills and knowledge to confidently grow your own iPSCs!

workshop
March 24, 2021 — March 31, 2021
Remote (hands-on optional training at the University of Colorado Boulder)

Keystone eSymposia: Metabolic Decisions in Development and Disease

conference
March 24, 2021 — March 25, 2021
Virtual

April 2021

Shaping Life 2

Co-organized by the French Society of Developmental Biology (SFBD) and the Institute of Developmental Biology of Marseille (IBDM)

Abstracts submission until February 26th

Registration until March 19th

conference
April 07, 2021 — April 09, 2021
Virtual

International Society for Regenerative Biology Launch Meeting

Abstract submission deadline to be considered for a short talk is March 4

Registration Closes at 12 pm EDT on April 7

conference
April 08, 2021 — April 09, 2021
Virtual

Keystone Symposia: Hematopoiesis

RESCHEDULING TO VIRTUAL – see website for details

conference
April 12, 2021 — April 15, 2021
Beaver Run Resort, Colorado

ISSCR Digital meeting series: Stem Cell-Based Embryo Models

conference
April 13, 2021 — May 11, 2021
Virtual

Chromatin and Epigenetics: From Mechanisms to Execution

An Abcam event

conference
April 14, 2021 — April 15, 2021
Virtual

BSDB/Genetics Society Annual Spring Meeting

Abstract deadline: 31 January

conference
April 19, 2021 — April 23, 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop: The Epitranscriptome

This meeting aims to explore all aspects of this emerging topic, from methods development to molecular mechanism, with an emphasis on the contribution of RNA modification to mammalian development, tissue homeostasis and disease.

workshop
April 22, 2021 — April 24, 2021
Heidelberg, Germany

Stowers Research Conferences: Developmental Cell Biology

Deadline to register is April 21, 2021

conference
April 22, 2021 — April 23, 2021
Virtual

EMBL Course: Single-cell RNA-seq & Network Analysis Using Galaxy and Cytoscape

course
April 26, 2021 — April 30, 2021
Virtual

Cell Symposia Express: Engineering Organoids and Organs

conference
April 26, 2021
Virtual

May 2021

Young Embryologist Network 2021

conference
May 04, 2021
Virtual

EMBO|EMBL Symposia: The Identity and Evolution of Cell Types

conference
May 04, 2021 — May 07, 2021
Virtual

Gordon Research Conference: Stem Cells and Cancer

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by April 18, 2021.

conference
May 16, 2021 — May 21, 2021
Lucca, Italy

EMBO Workshop: Cell polarity and membrane dynamics

workshop
May 16, 2021 — May 21, 2021
Sant Feliu De Guixols, Spain

EMBL Conference: Chromatin and Epigenetics

conference
May 17, 2021 — May 20, 2021
Virtual

UCL Institute for the Physics of Living Systems Annual Symposium

conference
May 25, 2021
Virtual

Gordon Research Conference: Mammary Gland Biology

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 2, 2021.

conference
May 30, 2021 — June 04, 2021
West Dover, Vermont

Gordon Research Conference: Tissue Repair and Regeneration

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 2, 2021.

conference
May 30, 2021 — June 04, 2021
New London, New Hampshire

EMBO Workshop: Cardiomyocyte biology

workshop
May 30, 2021 — June 03, 2021
Ascona, Switzerland

EMBO Practical Course: Super-resolution in light microscopy

course
May 31, 2021 — June 05, 2021
Prague, Czech Republic

June 2021

Cell Symposia Express: Myeloid Cells: From Development to Function and Dysfunction

conference
June 04, 2021
Virtual

Plant Science for Climate Emergency

This VIB conference ‘Plant Science for Climate Emergency’ aims at reviewing current research on adapting plants to climate change as well as on using plants for mitigating the accumulation of greenhouse gasses.

conference
June 07, 2021 — June 08, 2021
De Bijloke - Jozef Kluyskensstraat 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium

EMBO Workshop: Physics of living systems: From molecules to tissues

conference
June 08, 2021 — June 12, 2021
Dresden, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Myogenesis

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 16, 2021.

conference
June 13, 2021 — June 18, 2021
Lucca, Italy

EMBO Workshop: Predicting Evolution

This conference aims to unite people across theoretical and experimental backgrounds into a coherent focus on “predicting evolution”, exploring the evolution of biological systems at different levels: from genes and molecules to organism development and ecology.

workshop
June 14, 2021 — June 16, 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop: Vascular malformations: From fundamental biology to therapeutic opportunities

workshop
June 14, 2021 — June 16, 2021
Barcelona, Spain

ISSCR Annual Meeting

other
June 21, 2021 — June 26, 2021
Virtual

23rd International C. elegans Conference

conference
June 21, 2021 — June 24, 2021
Virtual

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Contact and Adhesion

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 30, 2021.

conference
June 27, 2021 — July 02, 2021
New London, New Hampshire

Gordon Research Conference: Developmental Biology

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 30, 2021.

conference
June 27, 2021 — July 02, 2021
South Hadley, Massachusetts

FASEB Science Research Conference: The Biology of Cilia and Flagella

conference
June 29, 2021 — June 30, 2021
Virtual

Euro Evo Devo 2021

Rescheduled due to COVID-19

8th Meeting of the European Society for Evolutionary Developmental Biology

conference
June 29, 2021 — July 02, 2021
Napoli, Italy

July 2021

Placental Biology Course (online) – 5 to 9 July 2021

The Centre for Trophoblast Research will again run its popular course in placental biology

Visit our web site for a full list of lectures and practical topics as well as speakers. Registrations are now open.

 

 

course
July 05, 2021 — July 09, 2021
Online

Gordon Research Conference: Cell Growth and Proliferation

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by June 13, 2021.

conference
July 11, 2021 — July 16, 2021
West Dover, Vermont

EMBO Practical Course: Developmental neurobiology: From stem cells to circuits

course
July 11, 2021 — July 24, 2021
London, England

Novel Technologies for Programming Human Cell Fate

A Workshop from The Company of Biologists

Organisers: Marisa Karow, Samantha Morris and Barbara Treutlein

Application deadline: 16 December 2020

workshop
July 11, 2021 — July 14, 2021
Buxted Park, UK

EMBO Workshop: Intercellular communication and plasmodesmata in plant development and disease

workshop
July 12, 2021 — July 17, 2021
St. Andrews, Scotland

FASEB Science Research Conference: Mechanisms in Plant Development

conference
July 16, 2021
Virtual

Gordon Research Conference: Stress Proteins in Growth, Development and Disease

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by June 20, 2021.

conference
July 18, 2021 — July 23, 2021
Castelldefels, Spain

FASEB Science Research Conference: The TGFβ Superfamily Signalling in Development and Disease

conference
July 20, 2021 — July 21, 2021
Virtual

Gordon Research Conference: Neural Crest and Cranial Placodes

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by June 27, 2021.

conference
July 25, 2021 — July 30, 2021
Lucca, Italy

August 2021

Gordon Research Conference: Angiogenesis

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by July 4, 2021

conference
August 01, 2021 — August 06, 2021
Newport, Rhode Island

Gordon Research Conference: Wnt Signaling

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by July 4, 2021.

conference
August 01, 2021 — August 06, 2021
Castelldefels, Spain

Inflammaging and Regeneration: Pain or Partnership?

A Workshop from The Company of Biologists

Organisers: Helen Blau and Nadia Rosenthal

Application deadline: 5 February 2021.

workshop
August 01, 2021 — August 04, 2021
Wiston House, UK

Gordon Research Conference: Epigenetics

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by July 11, 2021.

conference
August 08, 2021 — August 13, 2021
Holderness, New Hampshire

Gordon Research Conference: Lung Development, Injury and Repair

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by July 18, 2021.

conference
August 15, 2021 — August 20, 2021
Waterville Valley, New Hampshire

EMBO Workshop: Cell and developmental systems

workshop
August 23, 2021 — August 27, 2021
Arolla, Switzerland

September 2021

EMBO|FEBS Lecture Course: Molecular mechanisms of ageing and regeneration: From hydra to humans

course
September 05, 2021 — September 13, 2021
Spetses, Greece

EMBO Workshop: Long-distance cell-cell signalling in development and disease

workshop
September 05, 2021 — September 08, 2021
Exeter, United Kingdom

EMBO Workshop: Evo-chromo: Evolutionary approaches to research in chromatin

workshop
September 15, 2021 — September 18, 2021
Aarhus, Denmark

FASEB Science Research Conference: Transcription, Chromatin and Epigenetics

conference
September 19, 2021 — September 23, 2021
Catania, Italy

Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology (4th edition)

Genome Engineering & Synthetic Biology are revolutionizing Life Sciences. Driven by advances in the CRISPR-toolbox for rapid, cheap, multiplex modification of genomes & breakthroughs in DNA synthesis technologies, the progress enabled by these tools in last years has been breathtaking.

conference
September 23, 2021 — September 24, 2021
De Bijloke, Bijlokekaai 7, 9000 Gent, Belgium

October 2021

19th International Congress of Developmental Biology

International Society of Developmental Biologists joint with the Portuguese Society for Developmental Biology

conference
October 17, 2021 — October 21, 2021
Algarve, Portugal

The Cytoskeletal Road to Neuronal Function

A Workshop from The Company of Biologists

Organisers: Andrew Carter, Carsten Janke and Oren Schuldiner

This Workshop is now full

workshop
October 17, 2021 — October 20, 2021
Wiston House, UK

CENTURI Scientific Meeting in Corsica I 18 – 22 Oct. 2021 !

Each year the Turing Centre organizes a CENTURI Scientific Meeting (CSM2021). This year, it will be devoted to Information networks in biological systems”

Leading scientists from all over the world will tackle interdisciplinary challenges in biology, physics, mathematics and computer science.

 

 

conference public talk
October 18, 2021 — October 22, 2021
Institut d'Etudes Scientifiques - Université de Corse

EMBO Workshop: Microglia 2020

Rescheduled due to COVID-19

This workshop highlights the many important functions of microglia to nervous system physiology and function.

workshop
October 27, 2021 — October 30, 2021
Heidelberg, Germany

2nd Fusion Conference on Ubiquitin Function in Health and Disease

Functional roles of the ubiquitin-system, how it works to ensure normal signal transduction, pathological consequences when it is perturbed and how can we harness knowledge of the ubiquitin-system therapeutically for more efficacious treatment of diseases with high unmet clinical need.

conference
October 31, 2021 — November 03, 2021
Lisbon, Portugal

November 2021

Society for Developmental Biology 80th Annual Meeting

conference
November 13, 2021 — November 16, 2021
Chicago, USA

April 2022

Celebrating the Life and Science of Sydney Brenner

Rescheduled from March 2020 due to COVID-19

Abstracts for Posters and Registration Deadline: January 31, 2020

conference
April 09, 2022 — April 12, 2022
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, NY