Meetings and Courses to be held in 2017 at the ICGEB Components and in selected Member States are published on this page. For further information on each individual event, including terms of participation, refer to the relevant contact provided. 


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8 - 10 February

Trieste, Italy

Course "US imaging in cardiac and vascular medicine: from pre-clinical to clinical studies"
in collaboration with Fujifilm VisualSonics

Organiser: Serena Zacchigna (ICGEB Trieste, Italy)
Co-organiser: Savino Lacerenza, (FUJIFILM VisualSonics, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Contact: coursesicgeb.org

Deadline for receipt of applications at ICGEB Trieste:

First Call - 15 October 2016 (Trieste time)
CLOSED
- Applicants will be notified of selection results shortly

Second Call - 15 November 2016 (Trieste time)
CLOSED

Website: http://www.icgeb.org/us-imaging-2017.html

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6 - 9 March

Trieste, Italy

Course "Mouse genetics; models for human diseases"

Organiser: Glauco Tocchini-Valentini (Institute of Cell Biology/CNR, Rome, Italy)

Contact: coursesicgeb.org

Deadline for receipt of applications at ICGEB Trieste: 15 November 2016 (midday Trieste time)
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED

 
2 - 6 April

Cairo, Egypt

Course "New trends in molecular plant breeding"

Organiser: Shireen Kamal Assem (AGERI - Agricultural Genetic Engineering Research Institute, ARC - Agricultural Research Center, Cairo, Egypt)
Co-organiser: Ashraf Hussein (AGERI - Agricultural Genetic Engineering Research Institute, Egypt)

Contact: shireenassemageri.sci.eg
 
Deadline for receipt of applications by local organiser: 31 December 2016
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
For information please contact the local organiser

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4 - 5 May

Lima, Peru

ESTAMPA-IARC-ICGEB "1st International congress of colposcopy and lower genital pathology"

Organiser: Gino Venegas Rodriguez (Peruvian League Against Cancer, Lima, Peru)
Co-organisers: IARC/WHO Prevention and Implementation Group (Lyon, France)

Contact:  informesligacancer.org.pe

Deadline for receipt of applications by local organisers: 31 March 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
For information please contact the local organisers

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Deadline for receipt of applications: 19 February 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED


 

 

 

 

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26 - 30 June

Trieste, Italy

Course “Bioinformatics: computer methods in molecular and systems biology”

Organiser: Sándor Pongor (Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Budapest, Hungary)

Contact: coursesicgeb.org

Deadline for registrations:
             16 March 2017 (Trieste time)
Deadline for receipt of applications for financial support at ICGEB Trieste
:
             3 March 2017 (Trieste time)
APPLICATIONS AND REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED

Website: http://www.icgeb.org/bioinformatics-2017.html

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Trieste, Italy

tl_files/Meetings/2017/Italy05_2017/logo_apctp.jpgJoint ICGEB-ICTP-APCTP Workshop "Systems biology and molecular economy of microbial communities"

Local Organiser: Matteo Marsili (ICTP, Trieste, Italy)

Organisers: Daniel Segre' (Boston University, USA),
Simon Levin (Princeton University, USA), Vittorio Venturi (ICGEB Trieste, Italy), Pan-Jun Kim (KAIST, Republic of Korea)

Request for information directly to: smr3129ictp.it
 
Deadline for receipt of applications by local organisers: 31 March 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
For information please contact the local organisers

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12 - 14 July

La Plata, Argentina

Course "Advances in the development of bioenergies: the use of microorganisms to transform lignocellulosic materials" 

Organiser: Mario Carlos Nazareno Saparrat (Facultad de Ciencias Agrarias y Forestales, UNLP, La Plata, Argentina)
Co-organiser: Giuliano Degrassi (ICGEB Buenos Aires, Argentina)
 
 
Deadline for receipt of applications by local organiser: 10 April 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED
For information please contact the local organiser
 
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Ibadan, Nigeria

DrosAfrica-ICGEB Workshop "Drosophila melanogaster in biomedical research: low-cost and profitable"

Organisers: DrosAfrica (www.drosafrica.org)
Samuel Babafemi Olaleye and Amos Abolaji (University of Ibadan, Nigeria)

Contact: sbolaleyeyahoo.com, amos_abolajiyahoo.com,
mvicentecresposaiu.ac.ug

Deadline for receipt of applications by local organiser: 5 May 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN
http://www.icgeb.org/course-application-nigeria-2017.html

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2 - 5 September

São Paulo, Brazil

"3rd ICGEB Workshop on human papillomavirus and associated malignancies: biology, prevention and therapy"

Organiser: Ana Paula Lepique (University of São Paulo,  Brazil)
Co-organisers: Luisa Lina Villa, Laura Sichero, Enrique Boccardo and Lara Termini (University of São Paulo, Brazil)

 
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN SOON
For information please contact the local organisers
 
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12 - 15 September

Budapest, Hungary

Workshop "Mechanisms of neurodegeneration"

Organiser: Tibor Hortobágyi (University of Debrecen, Hungary)
Co-organiser: Emanuele Buratti (ICGEB Trieste, Italy)

Contact: hortobagyimed.unideb.hu
 
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN SOON
 
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18 - 21 September

Cape Town, South Africa

Workshop "Host-directed therapeutic strategies for infectious diseases"

Organiser: Frank Brombacher (ICGEB Cape Town, South Africa)
 
Contact: nurhaan.larnieicgeb.org
 
Deadline for receipt of applications by local organiser: 30 April 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN
http://www.icgeb.org/course-application-cape-town03-2017.html

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16 - 27 October

Montevideo, Uruguay

Course "Cells and animal models for drug discovery"

Organiser: Mariela Bollati-Fogolin, PhD (Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Uruguay)
Co-organisers: Paula  Marques  Alves (Animal Cell Technology Unit, IBET/ITQB-UNL, Portugal), Martina Crispo and Marcelo Comini (Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Uruguay)

Contact: secretariapasteur.edu.uy

Deadline for receipt of applications by local organisers: 16 July 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN SOON

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23 - 25 October

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Workshop "Buenos Aires research conferences on autophagy. Molecular mechanisms in biology and diseases"

Organiser: Maria Ines Vaccaro (University of Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Co-organisers: Ana Maria Cuervo (Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, USA) and Maria Isabel Colombo (Instituto de Histología y Embriología - IHEM-CONICET, Mendoza, Argentina)
 
 
Deadline for receipt of applications by local organiser: 23 August 2017

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24 - 26 October

Trieste, Italy

Course "Fluorescence microscopy - FluoMicro@ICGEB"
in collaboration with Nikon

Organiser: Alessandro Marcello (ICGEB Trieste, Italy)
Co-organiser: Paolo Maiuri (IFOM, Milano, Italy)
 
 
Deadline for receipt of applications at ICGEB Trieste: 12 June 2017 (midday Trieste time)
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN SOON
 
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21 - 23 November

Trieste, Italy

The Arturo Falaschi Conference Series 2017 "Atypical dementias: from diagnosis to emerging therapies"

Organisers: Emanuele Buratti (ICGEB Trieste, Italy), Barbara Borroni, Antonella Alberici and Alessandro Padovani (Spedali Civili Brescia, Italy) and Paolo Manganotti (Ospedale Cattinara, Trieste, Italy)

REGISTRATIONS WILL OPEN SOON

Website: http://www.icgeb.org/AtypicalDementias2017.html

 

 

 

 

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27 - 29 November

New Delhi, India

"International conference on vaccine research and development"

Organiser: Dinakar M. Salunke (ICGEB New Delhi, India)
 
 
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN SOON

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29 November - 1 December

New Delhi, India

Workshop "Malaria parasite biology: strategies for drug and vaccine development"

Organiser: Pawan Malhotra and Asif Mohmmed (ICGEB New Delhi, India)
Co-organisers: Renu Tuteja and Dinesh Gupta (ICGEB New Delhi, India)

Contact: malariawsicgeb.res.in
 
Deadline for receipt of applications at ICGEB New Delhi: 31 July 2017
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS WILL OPEN SOON

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ICGEB Sponsored Events 2017

 

 

22 - 24 February

Montevideo, Uruguay

"Expanding Caenorhabditis elegans research: first Latin American worm meeting"

ICGEB Grants available for selected participants who are ICGEB Member State nationals, with preference being given to students and junior scientists in the early stage of their career currently residing outside of Uruguay.
Grants include accommodation, meals, local transport and fee waive to attend the meeting.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 1 December 2016

Organiser: Gustavo Salinas (Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Uruguay)
Co-organisers: Inés Carrera (Institut Pasteur de Montevideo, Uruguay) and Andrea Calixto (Universidad Mayor, Santiago, Chile)

Contact: secretariapasteur.edu.uy

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28 February - 4 March

Cape Town, South Africa

"31st International Papillomavirus conference (HPV2017)"

ICGEB Grants available  - Applications are invited from students who are ICGEB Member State nationals, for fellowships in the amount of Euro 1000 to attend the workshops and main conference, with preference being given to applicants who have had oral abstracts accepted for the meeting and residing outside of South Africa.
Deadline for receipt of applications now extended: 15 December 2016
 
Organiser: Anna-Lise Williamson (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Co-organisers: Ed Rybicki, Jennifer Moodley, Lynette Denny, Inga Hitzeroth, Zizipho Mbulawa and Tracy Meiring (University of Cape Town, South Africa), Cindy Firnahber (University of Witwatersrand), Hennie Botha (University of Stellenbosch and Tygerberg Hospital), Zvavahera Mike Chirenje (University of Zimbabwe) and Greta Dreyer (University of Pretoria)

Contact: susan.lanfearuct.ac.za, hpvkenes.com

Preliminary Programme

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17 - 22 July

Birmingham, UK

"2017 International DNA Tumour Virus meeting"

ICGEB Grants available for selected participants who are ICGEB Member State nationals, with preference being given to junior scientists (PhD and postdoctoral fellows) wishing to participate in the conference and currently residing outside of UK.
Grants include meals and fee waive to attend the meeting.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 28 April 2017

Organiser: Joanna Parish (University of Birmingham, UK)
Co-organiser: Sally Roberts (University of Birmingham, UK)

Contact: med-cpdbookingscontacts.bham.ac.uk

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24 - 27 July

Hamburg, Germany

"34th Meeting of the European Section of the International Society for Heart Research (ISHR)"

ICGEB Grants available for selected participants who are ICGEB Member State nationals, with preference being given to junior scientists (PhD students and postdoctoral fellows younger than 35) wishing to participate in the conference and currently residing outside of Germany, ensuring geographical and gender balance.
Grants include meals as foreseen by the programme, accommodation and fee waive to attend the meeting.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 15 April 2017

Organiser: Lucie Carrier (University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany)
Co-organisers: Thomas Eschenhagen (University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany) and European Section of the International Society for Heart Research (ISHR)

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9 - 11 August

San José, Costa Rica

"Climate change and biodiversity symposium"

ICGEB Grants are available for selected participants working in the field of climate change who are ICGEB Member State nationals, specifically students and early career scientists and professionals.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 30 April 2017

Organiser: Gustavo Gutierrez Espeleta (University of Costa Rica)
Co-organiser: RELAB/ANCCR, University of Costa Rica

Contact: gustavo.gutierrezucr.ac.cr

Programme

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September 2017 to December 2017

Trieste, Italy

"JCOM Masterclasses 2017"

Organiser: Paola Rodari (Sissa Medialab srl, Trieste, Italy)
Co-organisers: Gordon Rankmore (London, UK) and Emma Weitkamp (University of West of England, Bristol, UK)

Contact: masterclassesjcom.sissa.it
 
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24 - 28 September

Desenzano del Garda, Italy

"International Summer School on prion and prion-like neurodegenerative disorders –
3rd Edition"

ICGEB Grants will be available and will partially support attendance to selected participants who are ICGEB Member State nationals, with preference being given to young scientists (PhD students) in the early stage of their career, currently residing outside of Italy.
 
Organiser: Gianluigi Zanusso (University of Verona, Italy)

Contact: gianluigi.zanussounivr.it
 
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9 - 13 October

Medellín, Colombia

"IX Latin American Society for developmental biology meeting 2017"

ICGEB Keynote Lecture: Nobel awardee Sir John Gurdon (Gurdon Institute, UK)
"The stability and reversal of cell differentiation"

ICGEB Grants available (complimentary registration) for students and young scientists who are ICGEB Member State nationals wishing to attend with oral and poster presentations, with preference being given to participants residing outside of Colombia.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 3 June 2017
 
Organiser: Natalia Pabón-Mora (Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia)
 
Academic contact: lucia.pabonudea.edu.co
 
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2 - 7 November

Valparaiso, Chile

"LASC - XIV Latin American Symposium on Chronobiology"

Information on ICGEB grants will be available soon
 
Organiser: John Ewer (Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile)
Co-organisers: María Eugenia Ceron-Ferre (Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile), Luis Larrondo: (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile), Carola Millan (Universidad Adolfo Ibanez, Santiago, Chile), Adrian Ocampo (Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile) and Claudia Torres-Farfan (Universidad Austral de Chile Isla Teja S/N, Valdivia, Chile)

Contact: john.eweruv.cl

Preliminary Programme

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1 - 2 December

Varadero, Cuba

"BH2017 pre-congress course on genome editing using CRISPR/Cas9 technology. Application to plant breeding"

ICGEB Grants will be available for selected participants who are ICGEB Member State nationals, with preference being given to students and junior scientists in the early stage of their career currently residing outside of Cuba.
Grants will include accommodation, meals, local transport and fee waive to attend the BH2017 Congress.

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE SOON

Organiser: Mario Pablo Estrada (Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Habana, Cuba)

Contact: abel.hernandezcigb.edu.cu

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2 - 6 December

Philadelphia, USA

"Cell Biology 2017 - ASCB/EMBO 2017 meeting"

ICGEB Travel Awards will be available for junior scientists who are nationals of an ICGEB Member State currently residing outside of the USA.

The ASCB International Affairs Committee will select the award winners and provide awards ranging from Euro 700 to Euro 750  on the basis of financial need, scientific merit, and the potential benefit for future career development.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 31 August 2017

Contact: Marta Chacon
Email: MChaconascb.org
 
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