Mark your calendars! The ISD will be holding a joint meeting with the Australian and New Zealand Society for Cell and Developmental Biology (ANZSCDB) at the International Convention Centre in Sydney, Australia, 2018 September 23-27. More information will be posted as it becomes available.
We are pleased to advise that the ComBio2018 website is now live at: http://www.combio.org.au/
ComBio2018 will be held from 23 to 26 September 2018 at the brand new International Convention Centre Sydney on the Darling Harbour waterfront.
ComBio2018 is a combination of six societies holding their annual meetings with the International Society of Differentiation partnering with the Australia and New Zealand Society of Cell and Developmental Biology, and the New Zealand Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and the New Zealand Society of Plant Biologists joining in with the ASBMB and the Australian Society of Plant Scientists.
The ASBMB Grimwade Keynote Plenary Lecturer is Randy Wayne Schekman. Professor Schekman is a Nobel Prize-winning American professor of molecular and cell biology at the University of California, Berkeley. The ASBMB are also sponsoring the ASBMB Keynote Lecture which will be given by Professor Paula Cannon from the Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, on viruses, stem cells and gene therapy. The names and institutions of all confirmed international plenary speakers can be seen at: http://www.combio.org.au/
Online registration and abstract submission will be available towards the end of April 2018. The early registration and abstract deadline is 22 June 2018.