- Registration / scientific sessions
- Accommodation May 26-31 (5 nights) in twin room (single +150€)
- All meals and coffee breaks (drinks included)
- Conference dinner
- 2–3 bus transfers from Barcelona and Girona airports on arrival day (at specified times according to most arrivals), 1 transfer on departure day (Girona transfer will only be available if sufficient number of participants travel that way)
Payment details will be sent via e-mail to successful applicants.
Participants will be selected from applicants on the basis of their scientific excellence, with strong consideration for PhD students and early-stage postdocs, and paying attention to a proper balance of gender, demographic background, and basic and applied researchers.
A total of 23 applicants for short talks and an additional 15 abstracts for flash-talks will be selected. All flash-talk presenters and all applicants with poster abstracts will present their work during targeted poster sessions.
Abstracts must be in English. Titles should not exceed 200 characters, and the abstract text should contain no more than 300 words.
Please bring a printed poster in free design and fonts. Follow the sizes below:
Width: 90 cm
Height: 120 cm
This corresponds to a A0 vertical format
On the basis of the quality of the abstract submitted, several travel grants may be awarded to participants any nationality working in laboratories in (1) Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Malta, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey as well as from lower income economies, and (2) for participants of any nationality working in laboratories in Chile, India, Singapore and Taiwan.
Applicants do not need to apply separately for travel grants for this event but should indicate on the registration form if they wish to be considered for a travel grant. Selection of awardees is handled directly by the organizer who will notify all eligible participants. More information is available at EMBO Travel Grants' page.
Child care grant
EMBO Courses and Workshops offers grants to offset additional child care costs incurred by participants or speakers when participating at any EMBO Courses and Workshop funded meeting. Eligible costs include fees for a caregiver or child-care facility, travel costs for a caregiver, or travel costs for taking the child to the meeting etc. Please indicate on the registration form whether you would like to be considered for the grant. Please also describe how you intend to use the child care grant and specify the sum that you will need.