News & Events
February 5, 2018
FEBS Newsletter (Jan 2018) – Upcoming Events

Here’s a quick look ahead to FEBS-supported scientific events in 2018 – among the range of options, we hope you find a meeting of interest and help for your endeavours this year!

The FEBS Congress 2018

Get excited about science again

– Be inspired, deepen your understanding and get updated as leading researchers from across the molecular life sciences explain their work in the extensive invited speaker programme

– Take the chance to dip into research areas beyond your usual focus for different ideas and approaches and new directions

– Present your research findings and connect with others with shared interests in the poster sessions and more

– Widen your horizons and pick up tips at FEBS Special Sessions on education, science and society, and gender issues

Abstract submission deadline: 8 March 2018


FEBS Advanced Courses 2018

– Practical courses, workshops, advanced lecture courses and special meetings organized by expert scientists at locations across Europe

– Opportunities for methodology training, building knowledge and understanding, and connecting with others on focused research topics

– FEBS Youth Travel Fund for eligible early-career researchers


Upcoming Advanced Courses include:

  • Lipid dynamics and membrane contact sites
  • Biology and pathology of cytoskeleton: the crossroads of three cytoskeletal systems
  • Emerging issues of breast cancer research
  • Integrated approaches to biomolecular interactions
  • The molecular basis of diseases: Can we infer phenotypes from protein variant analysis?
  • 8th International practical course in systems biology
  • Advanced methods in macromolecular crystallization VIII
  • Ligand-binding theory and practice
  • Microspectroscopy: functional imaging of biological systems
  • Redox-omic technologies and their application in health and disease
  • Resurrection plants: Hope for crop drought tolerance (ReHOPE)
  • The 2018 Golgi meeting: Membrane trafficking in cell organization and homeostasis
  • Full FEBS Advanced Courses 2018 list | FEBS Youth Travel Fund
  • Prospective course organizers: the next application deadline for FEBS funding (for 2019 events) is 1 March 2018 ‒ for more information, click here



A special FEBS Letters event

To celebrate the golden jubilee of FEBS Letters this year, the symposium ’50 years of Molecular Life Sciences with FEBS Letters’ will bring together 20 exceptional scientists who have published outstanding articles in the journal to talk about their most recent findings, as well as the past, present and future of their field.

Heidelberg, Germany | May 24‒25, 2018

Apply by 28 February; free registration



Other FEBS-supported events

  • A Biochemical Society and FEBS Training Event: ‘Evolving Molecular Bioscience Education’
    Chester, UK, 12–13 April 2018
  • FEBS Education Workshops: ​Zagreb, Croatia, 4–5 April 2018; Izmir, Turkey, 6–7 September 2018
  • Open SESAME & Instruct-ERIC Workshop on Remote X-ray Data Collection from European Synchrotrons at the Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel, 14‒18 May 2018
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