Other Meetings

  • The 8th World Congress of Biomechanics (WCB) will be held 8-12 July 2018 in Dublin, Ireland. Abstract deadline is 19 December 2017. Several SICB members are organizing symposia or presenting keynote lectures - see http://wcb2018.com/programme/tracksubtracks/.
    Johan van Leeuwen and Tom Daniel are organizing "Biomechanics in Nature I, a tribute to Prof R. McNeill Alexander" and Graham Askew and Andy Biewener are organizing "Biomechanics in Nature II, a tribute to Prof R. McNeill Alexander" under the "Emerging Areas" Topic. SICB members are encouraged to consider presenting a talk and attending the meeting.

  • SEB Florence 2018, 3-6 July 2018 in Florence, Italy
    Abstract deadline: 30 March 2018
    Early bird registration: 11 May 2018

    Discover the art of creating extraordinary science at SEB's Annual Meeting in Florence, Italy from 3 – 6 July 2018 at the Firenze Fiera Congress and Exhibition Centre. SEB's Annual Meeting is celebrated for creating the perfect composition of research, new discoveries and collaborative connections. Be creative and innovative by exchanging ideas and knowledge with masters of biology from all over the world. 2018 will find over 800 experimental biologists from across the globe converging on one of the world's most famous homes of artistic treasures for the first time. Easy to reach from many international locations, Florence is the capital of Italy's beautiful Tuscany region and the home to many masterpieces of Renaissance Art.

    Conference highlights include:
    Engage with over 800 attendees within the experimental biology community
    9 parallel scientific sessions covering animal, plant and cell biology
    Opportunities to network with colleagues and build extraordinary connections
    Education sessions
    Career development workshops for young researchers
    Financial support and grants available to students and early career researchers
    Discounted registration fees for SEB members

    More information available on http://www.sebiology.org/events/event/seb-florence-2018.