Minisymposia sessions offer the most groundbreaking research representing each of the seven scientific meeting tracks at Cell Bio Virtual 2021. Top-scoring abstracts submitted to each scientific track will be scheduled into Minisymposium sessions. There are be 28 total scientific Minisymposia and one Education Minisymposium at the Cell Bio Virtual 2021 meeting.

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See below for full details on each session.


Minisymposia Sessions and Schedule

Wednesday, December 1, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm EST

Monday, December 6, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm EST

Tuesday, December 7, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm EST

Thursday, December 9, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm EST

Friday, December 10, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm EST

For Minisymposia Co-Chairs:

Timeline & Key Dates

Co-Chair ApplicationsApplications for Minisymposia Co-Chairs will be accepted for consideration in organizing a Minisymposium session.Deadline: April 20
Co-Chair Review Program Committee Track Chairs will review and score applications to select Minisymposia Co-Chairs Late April to Late May
Co-Chair NotificationsApplicants will receive selection notifications.Late May/Early June
Abstract SubmissionAbstracts will be accepted for consideration for Minisymposium Talks. There are 6 talks in each Minisymposium.Opens Early June; Closes August 3
Abstract ReviewMinisymposia Co-Chairs will review and score the abstracts and the average score will be used to determine top-scoring abstracts.August 5 to August 18
Session SchedulingCo-Chairs and Program Committee Track Chairs will assign top-scoring abstracts to Minisymposia sessions.August 20 to August 30
Speaker NotificationAbstract submitters will receive selection notifications.September 15