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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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December 2019

DevBioMed Symposium: From Developmental Biology to Medicine and Back

The DevBioMed Symposium aims at bringing together research scientists and clinicians to discuss the exciting crossroads between the fields of Developmental Biology and Medicine.

conference
December 13, 2019
Lisbon, Portugal

January 2020

Asia-Pacific Drosophila Research Conference (APDRC5), 6-10 Jan, 2020, Pune, INDIA

Biennial meeting of Drosophila researchers from the Asia-Pacific region.

conference
January 06, 2020 — January 10, 2020
Pune, India. Westin Conference Centre (https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pnqwi-the-westin-pune-koregaon-park/)

Keystone Symposia: Tissue Organoids as Models of Host Physiology and Pathophysiology of Disease

Abstract Deadline: Oct 17, 2019
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 20, 2019

conference
January 19, 2020 — January 23, 2020
Vancouver, Canada

March 2020

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: The Organism and its Environment

Progress in biological analyses at both a single scale and across scales, have allowed us to further understand organisms in the context of dynamic environments. We will address how genotype and the environment bring about phenotypes at the population level.

other
March 01, 2020 — March 04, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

Cell Symposia: Gene- and Cell-Based Therapies: CRISPR, Stem Cells, and Beyond

This meeting will bring together academic and industry scientists and clinicians working on developing and implementing gene therapy and cell-based therapy for a wide variety of conditions.

conference
March 02, 2020 — March 04, 2020
San Francisco, USA

EMBL Conference: Advances in Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

We will discuss:

  • Cellular and molecular properties of normal tissue stem cells and the properties of the niches that maintain them.
  • Alterations to stem cell function during ageing and malignant transformation.
  • Stem cells for regenerative purposes and for disease treatment.
conference
March 08, 2020 — March 11, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Circulating Tumour DNA in Clinical Applications

The course is aimed at clinical scientists, molecular pathologists and industry researchers who would like to learn about possible applications and to gain hands-on experience in the field of liquid biopsy from sample acquisition, target enrichment, analysis and interpretation.

course
March 09, 2020 — March 12, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

VIBes in Biosciences 2020

The VIBes in Bioscience PhD conference is an initiative from VIB that takes place in Belgium. Selected speakers are renowned in different Life Sciences fields such as inflammation & immunology, plant biology, cancer biology, structural biology, neuroscience and microbiology.

conference workshop
March 11, 2020 — March 13, 2020
The Leuven Institute for Ireland in Europe, Janseniusstraat 1, 3000 Leuven, Belgium

April 2020

The Allied Genetics Conference 2020

This unique conference brings together multiple international research communities around common topics, including developmental genetics. Share your work with the C. elegans, Drosophila, mammalian, yeast, Xenopus, zebrafish, population, evolutionary, and quantitative genetics communities, along with those researching humans and plants.

conference
April 22, 2020 — April 26, 2020
Metro Washington, DC area

May 2020

Cell Symposia: Infection Biology in the Age of the Microbiome

The meeting will explore bacterial pathogens and pathogenesis from multiple perspectives, from cellular mechanisms to interbacterial interactions and community behavior, as well as pathogenesis in the complex milieu of the microbiota.

conference
May 18, 2020 — May 20, 2020
Paris, France

June 2020

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Microtubules: From Atoms to Complex Systems

Impaired microtubule function can lead to human diseases including cancer and neurodegenerative disorders. In recent years, interdisciplinary approaches embracing cell biology, genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology and mathematical modelling have made a tremendous impact on the microtubule field.

 

other
June 03, 2020 — June 06, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

Gordon Research Conference: Mammary Gland Biology

Applications for this meeting must be submitted by May 10, 2020

conference
June 07, 2020 — June 12, 2020
Lucca, Italy

EMBL Course: Design Thinking: Approaches for Chronic Disease Management

Over the course of three days small interdisciplinary teams will co-create innovative healthcare solutions for chronic disease management. Each team will take on a specific pre-defined challenge from the fields of precision health and data driven medicine.

course
June 08, 2020 — June 10, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

July 2020

Intestinal Stem Cell – Niche Interactions in Health and Disease Conference

This meeting will bring together a diverse group of investigators to discuss their understanding the role that dysregulated ISC behavior plays in the etiology of disease, and conversely, the impact of intestinal disease on proper ISC function.

conference
July 17, 2020 — July 20, 2020
Lisbon, Portugal

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Defining and Defeating Metastasis

This symposium will cover emerging key concepts of latent metastasis and dissemination of tumour cells including evolution and genetic diversity of metastasis, circulating tumor cells, stemness, dormancy and stromal reprogramming, transcriptional and epigenetic control, motility and invasive signaling.

other
July 19, 2020 — July 22, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

2nd Fusion Conference on Ubiquitin Function in Health and Disease

Focusing on the study of functional roles of the ubiquitin system, how it works to ensure normal signal transduction, what are the pathological consequences when it is perturbed and how we harness our knowledge for more efficacious treatment of diseases.

conference
July 26, 2020 — July 29, 2020
Lisbon, Portugal

September 2020

EMBL Course: Liquid Biopsies

This course will provide hands-on experience in the several techniques to detect and analyse circulating tumor cells (CTCs), cell free tumor DNA (ctDNA) and proteins.

course
September 14, 2020 — September 19, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

October 2020

3rd Chromosomal Instability as a Driver of Human Disease Conference | Fusion Conferences

This meeting will appeal to Molecular/Cell Biologists/Geneticists & Biochemists interested in genome stability. Researchers interested in the molecular basis of cancer, neurodegenerative diseases and ageing and those with an interest in high throughput genetic and pharmacological screening methods.

conference
October 05, 2020 — October 08, 2020
Dolce CampoReal Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal