LS2 Annual Meeting 2019

Event Start Date 14 Feb 2019 8:00
Event End Date 15 Feb 2019 18:15
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Location Zurich, Switzerland

The 2019 edition will offer:

  • A scientific program with more than 20 (inter)nationally renowned speakers over two days plus 20+ selected young speakers from abstracts
  • 4 international plenary lectures: Anna Akhmanova, Utrecht University (NL); Anne Bertolotti, Cambridge (UK); Jody Rosenblatt, University of Utah (US); Leonie Ringrose, Berlin (DE)
  • 7 scientific symposia:
    3-D Proteomics - Live-cell imaging approaches in Cell Biology - Regeneration and pathology of skeletal muscle - Chromatin, epigenetics and the transmission of acquired states across generation - Bacterial Cell Biology - Chemical Biology & Drug Development - Sweet molecules in inflammation and cancer: Novel insights and therapeutic options offered by glycosciences
  • Public Panel discussion: "Is merit (gender) biased? Advancement in academia."
    Chair: Gerlind Wallon (EMBO Deputy Director & Program Manager)
  • Career Lunch Session by Career Services at the University of Zurich
  • The popular Postdoc contest "PIs of Tomorrow" where the best future projects from diverse disciplines are being showcased.
  • Two dedicated poster sessions with 150+ posters presented by promising young scientists who can enter the competition for various poster prizes
  • A large industry exhibition with 30+ industry partners
  • As every year, the winner of the Friedrich-Miescher Award and the Lelio Orci Award will be honored in a special ceremony

Registration is open until 20 December 2018

Poster Submission until 30 November 2018.