The 15th Symposium "Horizons in Molecular Biology" will take place on 10th-13th September 2018 at the Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen, Germany.
The aim of the Symposium is to bring together senior scientists and young researchers from different fields to promote scientific exchange and to provide exciting insights into the frontiers of Molecular Biology.
Poster abstract submission deadline: August 10th, 2018.
Participation in all scientific events is free of charge.
Conference package* fees:
€20 for early bird registration (until June 30th, 2018)
€40 after June 30th 2018
* Conference package includes the Horizons bag with some goodies, lunches, city tour, dinner and party.
Travel grants covering travel expenses, accommodation and conference package fee are available. Deadline for application: June 15th, 2018.
Awarded Student Talks: several graduate students will be selected to give oral presentations during the Symposium. Additionally, awardees will receive travel grants. To apply submit your poster abstract until June 15th, 2018.
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The 12th Horizons Career Fair will take place on the 10th of September 2018. This year's list of speakers includes:
Stephanie Boue, Computational biologist at Philip Morris International R&D, collaborator of Sbv IMPROVER
Ben Glick, President and Chief Scientist at Snapgene
Daisy Robinton, Scientist, Model and Co-founder of Weird&Wonderful
Adrian Schomburg, Director Target Identification and NEAT Technology, Chief Technology Officer at Proteros Biostructures, IMPRS in Molecular Biology alumni
Marie-Laure Yaspo, Founder, Chief Scientific Officer at Alactris Theranostics
Wolfgang Grosse, CureVac
Maria Loidolt-Krüger, Microscopy application specialist, PicoQuant
Clive Brown (UK)
Bianxiao Cui (Stanford, USA)
Mara Dierssen (Barcelona, Spain)
Anne-Claude Gavin (Heidelberg, Germany)
Daniel Gerlich (Vienna, Austria)
Leo James (Cambridge, UK)
Florian Jug (Dresden, Germany)
Yamuna Krishnan (Chicago, USA)
Ulrike Kutay (Zurich, Switzerland)
Danielle Laurencin (Montpellier, France)
Polly Matzinger (Maryland, USA)
Osamu Nureki (Tokyo, Japan)
Roland Nusse (Stanford, USA)
Katherine Pappas (Athens, Greece)
Anna Marie Pyle (New Haven, USA)
Floyd Romesberg (San Diego, USA)
Neville Sanjana (New York, USA)
Sjors Scheres (Cambridge, England)
Michael Sheehan (New York, USA)
Kikuë Tachibana-Konwalski (Vienna, Austria)
Elizabeth Villa (San Diego, USA)