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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. If you’re looking for webinars, check out our dedicated page.

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Events filtered by date: September 2021

January 2021

Drosophila Methods Workshop

Workshop
19 January 2021
Virtual

MiR@W Day: Modelling and measuring the landscapes of early embryonic development

Workshop
25 January 2021
Virtual

February 2021

JSDB/APDBN Symposium (China-Korea-Japan Joint Symposium on Developmental Studies)

Conference
1 February 2021
Virtual

5th HBP Student Conference on Interdisciplinary Brain Research

Conference Webinar Workshop
1 February 2021 — 4 February 2021
Virtual event

March 2021

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

Conference
1 March 2021 — 3 March 2021
Virtual

SY-Stem Virtual Symposium on Stem Cell Research

Conference
3 March 2021 — 5 March 2021
Virtual

Virtual Keystone Symposia: Single Cell Biology

Conference
17 March 2021 — 19 March 2021
Virtual

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

Conference
17 March 2021 — 19 March 2021
Virtual

62nd Annual Drosophila Research Conference

Conference
23 March 2021 — 1 April 2021
Virtual

CPB Mechanics of Epithelia Symposium

Conference
23 March 2021
Zoom

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

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

Keystone eSymposia: Metabolic Decisions in Development and Disease

Conference
24 March 2021 — 25 March 2021
Virtual

April 2021

Cell size and growth, from single cells to the tree of life

Workshop
3 April 2021 — 6 April 2021
Buxted Park, East Sussex, UK

Shaping Life 2

Conference
7 April 2021 — 9 April 2021
Virtual

International Society for Regenerative Biology Launch Meeting

Conference
8 April 2021 — 9 April 2021
Virtual

Keystone Symposia: Hematopoiesis

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

ISSCR Digital meeting series: Stem Cell-Based Embryo Models

Conference
13 April 2021 — 11 May 2021
Virtual

Chromatin and Epigenetics: From Mechanisms to Execution

Conference
14 April 2021 — 15 April 2021
Virtual

BSDB/Genetics Society Annual Spring Meeting

Conference
19 April 2021 — 23 April 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop: The Epitranscriptome

Workshop
22 April 2021 — 24 April 2021
Heidelberg, Germany

Stowers Research Conferences: Developmental Cell Biology

Conference
22 April 2021 — 23 April 2021
Virtual

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

Course
26 April 2021 — 30 April 2021
Virtual

Cell Symposia Express: Engineering Organoids and Organs

Conference
26 April 2021
Virtual

May 2021

Young Embryologist Network 2021

Conference
4 May 2021
Virtual

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

Conference
4 May 2021 — 7 May 2021
Virtual

33rd Cold Spring Harbor meeting on The Biology of Genomes

Conference
11 May 2021 — 14 May 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop: Cell polarity and membrane dynamics

Workshop
16 May 2021 — 21 May 2021
Virtual

EMBL Conference: Chromatin and Epigenetics

Conference
17 May 2021 — 20 May 2021
Virtual

Prof Lewis Wolpert Memorial Lecture 20 May 2021

other
21 May 2021
Virtual (free registration)

Keystone eSymposia: Epigenetics, Chromatin Architecture, Development and Disease

Conference
24 May 2021
Virtual

UCL Institute for the Physics of Living Systems Annual Symposium

Conference
25 May 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop: Cardiomyocyte biology

Workshop
30 May 2021 — 3 June 2021
Virtual

EMBO Practical Course: Super-resolution in light microscopy

Course
31 May 2021 — 5 June 2021
Prague, Czech Republic

June 2021

Constraints and Plasticity in Development and Evolution

Conference
3 June 2021 — 4 June 2021
Virtual

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

Conference
4 June 2021
Virtual

Plant Science for Climate Emergency

Conference
7 June 2021 — 9 June 2021
Virtual

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

Conference
7 June 2021 — 11 June 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop: Predicting Evolution

Workshop
14 June 2021 — 16 June 2021
Virtual

Cold Spring Harbor Mouse Engineering Virtual Minicourse

Course
15 June 2021 — 18 June 2021
Virtual

FaceBase 2021 Community Forum

Conference Other
15 June 2021
Virtual

ISSCR Annual Meeting

other
21 June 2021 — 26 June 2021
Virtual

23rd International C. elegans Conference

Conference
21 June 2021 — 24 June 2021
Virtual

FASEB Science Research Conference: The Biology of Cilia and Flagella

Conference
29 June 2021 — 30 June 2021
Virtual

July 2021

45th FEBS Congress: Molecules of Life: Towards New Horizons

Conference
3 July 2021 — 8 July 2021
Virtual

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

Course
5 July 2021 — 9 July 2021
Online

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

Workshop
12 July 2021 — 16 July 2021
Virtual

Society for Developmental Biology 80th Annual Meeting

Conference
12 July 2021 — 16 July 2021
Virtual

FASEB Science Research Conference: Mechanisms in Plant Development

Conference
16 July 2021
Virtual

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

Conference
20 July 2021 — 21 July 2021
Virtual

Embryonic/Extraembryonic Interfaces: Engineering Development

Workshop
22 July 2021
Virtual

August 2021

CompuCell3D 16th User Training Workshop (Online)

Workshop
1 August 2021 — 8 August 2021
Virtual

Inflammaging and Regeneration: Pain or Partnership?

Workshop
1 August 2021 — 4 August 2021
Virtual

7th Cold Spring Harbor meeting on Genome Engineering: CRISPR Frontiers

Conference
18 August 2021 — 20 August 2021
Virtual

Human Cell Atlas – Developmental and Pediatric Cell Atlas Meeting

Conference
25 August 2021 — 27 August 2021
Virtual

September 2021

Developing Brains 2021

Conference
1 September 2021 — 2 September 2021
Stockholm & Virtual - Hybrid format

Epithelial Stem Cell – Niche Interactions in Lung Development, Homeostasis, Regeneration and Disease Virtual Conference

Conference Webinar
1 September 2021 — 3 September 2021
Virtual

2nd Conference of the Visegrád Group Society for Developmental Biology

Conference
2 September 2021 — 5 September 2021
Szeged, Hungary

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

Course
5 September 2021 — 13 September 2021
Virtual

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

Workshop
5 September 2021 — 8 September 2021
Postponed

70 Years of Hamburger & Hamilton – a free online symposium

Webinar
9 September 2021
Online (zoom)

Discovering Organoids: Cerebral & Intestinal

Course
9 September 2021 — 14 September 2021
Online. Delivered via OBRIZUM

UK Chick Developmental Biology Meeting 2021

Conference
10 September 2021
Virtual

EMBO Workshop “The Evolution of Animal Genomes” – 13-17 Sept 2021

Conference
13 September 2021 — 17 September 2021
Virtual

Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on Chromatin, Epigenetics & Transcription

Conference
13 September 2021 — 17 September 2021
Suzhou, China

Developmental Disorders: From Mechanism to Treatment

Conference
13 September 2021 — 17 September 2021
Virtual

Dutch Belgian Drosophila Meeting

Symposium
15 September 2021
Leuven, Belgium

12th International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies

Conference
15 September 2021 — 18 September 2021
Bolzano, Italy

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

Workshop
15 September 2021 — 18 September 2021
Postponed

The 4th International TRP Meeting (Hybrid edition)

Conference
15 September 2021 — 17 September 2021
Faculty Club Groot, Begijnhof 14, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

FASEB Science Research Conference: Transcription, Chromatin and Epigenetics

Conference
19 September 2021 — 23 September 2021
Postponed

Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology (4th edition)

Conference
23 September 2021 — 24 September 2021
Virtual

Organoids: Advances and Applications

Course
28 September 2021 — 30 September 2021
Virtual from Wellcome Genome Campus, UK

Modelling Cell Development and Regeneration Discussion Group

Other
30 September 2021
Zoom

October 2021

Workshop “The Synaptic Dimension of Brain Disorders”

Workshop
4 October 2021 — 6 October 2021
Baeza (Andalusia, Spain)

EMBO Workshop – Enhanceropathies: Understanding enhancer function to understand human disease

Workshop
6 October 2021 — 9 October 2021
Santander, Spain

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

Workshop
6 October 2021 — 8 October 2021
Barcelona, Spain and Virtual

ZDM14

Conference
11 October 2021 — 14 October 2021
Virtual

Gordon Research Conference – Spinal Cord and Nervous System Injury: Exploring Mechanisms to Promote Repair

Conference
17 October 2021 — 22 October 2021
Newry, ME, US

Society for Craniofacial Genetics & Developmental Biology 44th Annual Meeting

Conference
18 October 2021 — 19 October 2021
Virtual

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

Conference Public talk
18 October 2021 — 22 October 2021
Institut d'Etudes Scientifiques - Université de Corse

4th Interventions in Aging Virtual Conference

Conference
19 October 2021 — 21 October 2021
Virtual

London Stem Cell Network 4th Annual Symposium

Conference Symposium
19 October 2021
The Francis Crick Institute and Online

Euro Evo Devo 2021

Conference
26 October 2021 — 29 October 2021
Postponed

ISSCR/JSRM International Symposium – Stem Cells: From Basic Science to Clinical Translation

Symposium
27 October 2021 — 29 October 2021
Virtual

New Horizons in Alzheimer’s Disease (Hybrid edition)

Conference
27 October 2021 — 28 October 2021
KU Leuven Promotion & Jubileumzaal, Naamsestraat 22, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

EMBO Workshop: Microglia 2021

Workshop
28 October 2021 — 29 October 2021
Virtual

Mechanobiology in Cell Biology and Developmental Biology

Conference
28 October 2021 — 29 October 2021
Ghent, Belgium