- The virtual conference includes live-streamed talks by invited speakers, meet the speaker sessions, tutorials (e.g. on career advice, different scientific topics, etc.) as well as poster sessions.
- Information on the live stream and access to the discussion platform and digital posters will be provided shortly before the start of the event.
- Online abstract book
The program is planned based on Central European Summer Time (CEST). As many virtual participants are attending from around the world, we do our best to accommodate as many time zones as possible when creating the program. Please consider your time zone when planning your attendance.
Payment will be made via bank transfer: Payment details will be sent to accepted applicants with their notification email.
This Joint FEBS-EMBO Lecture course is aimed at PhD students and post-docs. Selection will be based on previous experience, motivation, relevance of the course for the current project or career development. Please provide a short motivational statement and a scientific CV when registering.
Please provide a 300–500 word abstract detailing your research work.
Every participant will have the opportunity to present a poster. In addition to the poster sessions we will have flash talks/poster teasers. Please prepare a two minute poster teaser/flash talk to invite other participants to your poster. You can use one slide presenting the aim of your study preferentially just schematic or one highlight result. Regarding the poster presentation please prepare either one non-animated power point slide or a pdf in landscape format. The font size should be equivalent to Arial 8 or higher.
Best posters will be awarded with a poster prize. Poster prize winners will be given the opportunity to present their research with a short talk (10 min + discussion).
Registration Fee Waivers
A limited number of registration fee waivers are available for participants, who present a poster. Applicants do not need to apply separately for fee waivers for this event. Please indicate on the registration form if you wish to be considered for a fee waiver and justify the reasons for it.
The EMBO registration fee waivers are allocated by the organizers on the basis of the quality of the abstract submitted, with priority given to participants of any nationality working in laboratories in: Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Malta, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Turkey, as well as from EMBC Associate Member States Chile, India, Singapore and Taiwan. The organizers will notify all eligible participants.