Meetings & Events2020-10-09T19:40:27+00:00

Meetings & Events

6 – 8 Dec 2020
EMBO Virtual Workshop: In situ Structural Biology: From Cryo-EM to Integrative Modelling – Virtual
https://www.embl.de/training/events/2020/ISS20-01/registration/index.html?ct=t%28ISS20-abstract+reminder%29

2-16 December 2020
American Society for Cell Biology Virtual Meeting
Cell Bio 2020 Virtual-an Online ASCB|EMBO Meeting offers every attendee the opportunity to create their own content and topics to present at the meeting. This is a meeting designed by you.
https://www.ascb.org/cellbiovirtual2020/

22-26 February 2021
Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society
https://www.biophysics.org/2021meeting

2-5 February  2021
Keystone Meeting: Frontiers in Cryo-Electron Microscopy
Banff, AB CA
Meeting aims to bring together leaders who are defining the new frontiers of cryo-EM and future leaders who are rapidly beginning to adopt this new discipline and will likely drive future innovations in the coming decades.
https://www.keystonesymposia.org/ks/Online/Events/2021B1/Details.aspx?EventKey=2021B1

10-12 March 2021
8th NovAliX Conference Biophysics in Drug Discovery 2020
Boston, United States
Developing the Synergy between Biophysics and Medicinal Chemistry to Deliver Better Drugs
Advances in Cryo-EM : Micro-ED, Sample Optimization and Grid Preparation
https://www.novalix-conferences.org/

13-18 June 2021
GRC: Visualizing Biological Complexity Across Scales in 3DEM 
Castelldefels, ES The 2020 Gordon Research Conference on Three-Dimensional Electron Microscopy will celebrate its 35th year of existence, by continuing the tradition of highlighting the best of cutting-edge research in 3DEM. Application deadline May 24
https://www.grc.org/three-dimensional-electron-microscopy-conference/2020/

7 – 9 July 2021
Challenges in biological cryo electron microscopy: Faraday Discussion
Sheffield, United Kingdom
This meeting is for established scientists, post-graduate students and industrial researchers interested in this expanding field. This meeting will bring together expertise from the UK and the international cryo-EM community to discuss the current developments and challenges in the field. The unique format of the Faraday Discussions will allow for in-depth discussions and opportunities to establish new collaborations.
Oral/paper abstract due 19 October 2020.
Poster abstract due by 26 April 2021.
https://www.rsc.org/events/detail/40005/challenges-in-biological-cryo-electron-microscopy-faraday-discussion

11-14 August 2021
Electron Crystallography School – 3D Electron Diffraction/MicroED Bridging Small Molecule and Macromolecular Crystallography
Tabor, Czech Republic
School on 3D electron diffraction/MicroED techniques and how to apply them for structure determination of nano/microcrystals too small for X-ray diffraction. The topics will cover inorganic compounds, pharmaceutics and proteins. It includes both lectures and practical sessions.
https://www.xray.cz/iucr/workshops/tabor/default.htm

14-22 August 2021
General Assembly and Congress of the International Union of Crystallography 25 
Prague, CZ
Sessions on validation of cryoEM structures and maps , and cryoEM for macromolecules from single particles to microcrystals.
https://www.xray.cz/iucr/

12-15 September 2021
9th International Conference on Electron Tomography 
Egmond aan Zee, NL
The conference will highlight the latest developments in the field of tomography.
https://tomo2020.org/

Postponed TBD:
2nd Princeton-Nature Conference: Frontiers in Electron Microscopy for the Physical and Life Sciences
Princeton,  NJ
This conference will bring together researchers from physical and life sciences working on cutting-edge electron microscopy technologies, with an emphasis on identifying and addressing new challenges, promoting synergies and developing the next generation of instruments and tools.
https://conferences.nature.com/event/43117540-942c-44e0-aa54-25e194f41e24/summary

Date TBD:
Cryo-EM and its role in understanding translation 
New York NY USA
A symposium honoring Joachim Frank on his 80th birthday. Registration required, deadline is May 31
https://joachimfrank.wixsite.com/jf80

Past meetings:

17-28 August 2020
EMBO Practical Course
The course is aimed at PhD students and PostDocs who already have some experience in cryo-EM and image processing, and who wish to learn the theory of cryo-EM image processing and more advanced practice with the aim of developing these techniques.
https://www.embl.de/training/events/2020/CRY20-01/index.html?ct=t%28Jun20_all+virtual+events%29

2-7 August 2020
American Crystallographic Association 2020 Annual Meeting 
Remote format
Workshops on Crystallographic and Cryo-EM Structure Solution with Phenix, Fundamentals of Single Particle CryoEM, and sessions sponsored by the ACA Cryo-EM Special Interest Group. Registration required, early registration (lower fees) ends March 31
https://www.acameeting.com/

2-6 August 2020
Microscopy & Microanalysis meeting (M&M 2020)
Remote format
Multiple Sessions, tutorials, and symposia related to 3DEM
https://www.microscopy.org/events/future.cfm

10-12 June 2020
S2C2 Cryo-EM Image Processing Workshop 
Stanford-SLAC, Remote format
Short format training workshop with lectures and practice sessions.
https://cryoem.slac.stanford.edu/s2c2/s2c2-cryoem-image-processing-workshop-agenda-june-10-12-2020-zoom-only-participation


29 May – 24 July 2020
Instruct-ERIC I2PC webinar series
For a theoretical and practical background on image processing using Scipion, Xmipp and other tools available through Scipion, the Instruct Image Processing Center (I2PC) is organizing a series of webinars, every Friday at 17.00 PM CEST.
https://instruct-eric.eu/events/i2pc-webinar-series/