Schedule at a Glance
|7:30 am-5:00 pm||Registration Open|
|8:30-11:30 am||Special Interest Subgroups – Morning
Biological Timing: Molecular Clocks and Timers, from Systems to Synthetic Biology
Building the Cell
Cell Biology Meets the Hippo Pathway
Cellular Symmetry Breaking
Kinesin Motors - What is Conventional?
Machine Intelligence and Statistics in Cell Biology
New Frontiers in Multifactor Regulation of Cytoskeleton
Nucleoporin Roles in Tissue Architecture, Development and Genetic Disease
Organelle Membrane Contact Sites and Cell Plasticity Control
Visualizing Immune Cell Activation
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|8:30 am-4:00 pm||Professional Development Programming|
|12:30-3:30 pm||Special Interest Subgroups – Afternoon
Bacterial Cell Organization
Bottom-Up Cell Biology
Building Complexity to Understand the Nicrotubule Cytoskeleton: From Regulation of Microtubule Dynamics to Coordination of Motor Ensembles
Epithelia and their Stem Cells
Lipids and Proteins in the Secretory Pathway- Homeostasis and Stress
Mechanics of Large Cellular Machines
Signaling at the Primary Cilium
Tools and Devices for Cell Biology
Tunneling Nanotubes and Other Cell Protrusions: Structure, Composition and Role in Inter-cellular Communication and Disease
Using Advanced Imaging to Redefine the Cell and Tissue Biology
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|1:45-4:15 pm||Judged Poster Session for Undergraduates and MAC Travel Awardees|
|3:30-4:15 pm||Networking Break (New!)|
|4:30 pm||Keynote Lecture
Keynote Speaker: Bruce Stillman, Cold Spring Harbor Labs
|6:00-7:30 pm||Opening Night Reception and International Exchange Fair- Light food and cash bar.|
Meet the Organizers
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP)
It’s the ‘big meeting’ I find most worthwhile - indeed, indispensable, - for networking, career development, and the most exciting science anywhere.
Abby Dernburg. University of California, Berkeley
Last year was my first time attending the ASCB|EMBO meeting and I learned so much! The diversity of topics and types of questions being asked were incredible, and provided me with new perspectives on my own research.
Anne d'Aquino, Northwestern University
The ASCB|EMBO meeting is the only one where you can hear outstanding science that covers the entire range of cell biology, plus have the opportunity to see new products and instruments and meet journal editorial staff and NIH Program Officials.
George Witman, University of Massachusetts Medical School
The ASCB|EMBO Meeting brings together the best scientists with the latest developments. It is a unique opportunity to see the freshest trends in cell biology, learn the new developments, make friends and have fun.
Leonardo Almeida-Souza, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK
Amazing meeting. It's THE meeting of the year to not miss. Great science, all fields of research are represented including very last discoveries on all model systems. The strong attendance by researchers from all over the world is a unique opportunity to make new contacts and collaborations. Hoping to attend the 2019 ASCB-EMBO meeting!!!
Chantal Roubinet, University College London, London (UCL)
The ASCB|EMBO meeting is great because there are so many opportunities to network with people in the field, learn about the latest groundbreaking research, and develop a new set of skills.
Cameron MacQuarrie, State University of New York Upstate Medical University
This meeting is a wonderful opportunity to learn, to network, and to grow professionally. I feel both inspired to pursue new lines of investigation and more knowledgeable of the tools to do so. Had I only known about this meeting a few years back, what a game changer it would have been. I will definitely return and will encourage my trainees to attend.
Ekaterina Heldwein, Tufts University School of Medicine
The annual ASCB meeting serves for me as a crash-course in cell biology. Over the years, I have also realized that several topics that were first introduced and discussed at this meeting have gone on to become the latest trends in science.
Noopur Vilas Khobrekar, Columbia University
The ASCB is The best platform to communicate one's science and receive feedback, as well as to keep abreast of the great science carried out all over the world. It is a fantastic opportunity to meet with greats in the different fields and to network. A truly inspiring meeting that brings together the best science from around the globe.
Sabrya Carim, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Sainte-Justine