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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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January 2020

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

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

January 06, 2020 — January 10, 2020
Pune, India. Westin Conference Centre (

EMBL Course: Exploratory Analysis of Biological Data: Data Carpentry

The course is aimed at graduate students and other researchers in the life sciences who would like to learn good practices in data management and analysis.

January 28, 2020 — January 30, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

February 2020

EMBL Course: Analysis and Integration of Transcriptome and Proteome Data

During this course participants will gain theoretical insight in the structure of sequencing and proteomic data, and will receive training in data analysis using various computational tools.

February 02, 2020 — February 07, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Immune Profiling of Single Cells

This course is designed for molecular biologists & geneticists seeking to introduce 10x Genomics Single Cell Immunology applications into their labs/research.

February 10, 2020 — February 13, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

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.

March 01, 2020 — March 04, 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.

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

April 2020

EMBO Practical Course: Microbial Metagenomics: A 360º Approach

The course focuses on the highly interdisciplinary topic of metagenomics. During the course, participants will receive an overview of state-of-the-art genomic technologies and bioinformatic tools.

April 20, 2020 — April 27, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

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.

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

Stowers Research Conferences: Developmental Cell Biology

Stowers Research Conferences are biennial meetings that bring together researchers, faculty, and graduate students to inspire creative thought and collaboration in the basic sciences.

Abstract deadline: January 17, 2020

Registration deadline: February 8, 2020

April 22, 2020 — April 24, 2020
Kansas City, Missouri, USA

May 2020

EMBL Course: Advanced Fluorescence Imaging Techniques

This practical course will cover advanced light microscopy techniques and participants will learn how to derive qualitative and quantitative insights on molecular mechanisms in cells and developing organisms.

May 24, 2020 — May 29, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

June 2020

EMBO Practical Course: Advanced Electron Microscopy for Cell Biology

This course offers the opportunity to acquire a portfolio of cutting edge EM methods; allowing the participants to integrate EM tools and readouts into the workflow of their own cell biological research projects.

June 16, 2020 — June 26, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Quantitative Proteomics: Strategies and Tools to Probe Biology

Participants will learn the principles of current methodologies including SILAC and TMT as well as targeted proteomics, and they will be trained in the use of bioinformatic tools for data analysis.

June 21, 2020 — June 26, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

July 2020

EMBO Practical Course: Molecular Geobiology

This course will bring together early career researchers in the fields of geology, planetary science, micro- and molecular biology for an introduction to the interdisciplinary field of Geobiology.

July 19, 2020 — July 24, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

November 2020

EMBO | EMBL Symposium: Biological Oscillators: Design, Mechanism, Function

This symposium aims to further strengthen a new, highly interdisciplinary community composed of scientists from very different fields and who share a common interest in oscillatory phenomena and biological dynamics.

November 08, 2020 — November 11, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany

EMBL Course: Extracellular Vesicles: From Biology to Biomedical Applications

This course will cover the basics, possibilities and limitations of different purification and characterisation techniques and will address strategies to understand their role in biomedical applications.

November 22, 2020 — November 27, 2020
Heidelberg, Germany