Registration is now open for the SMBE 2015 annual meeting, taking place in Vienna July 12th-16th 2015!
Early bird registrants will benefit from up to a 30% reduced registration fee and full consideration of submitted abstracts (early bird registration closes March 1, 2015).
Rates and additional information can be found here.
You will be required to set up a new account for meeting registration. Please do not use your smbe.org login info to log on to the University of Vienna’s registration page.
Meeting highlights include:
· Posters on display throughout the meeting.
· 26 symposia on cutting edge topics suggested by SMBE members and one Open Symposium for
which 5 featured speakers will be selected through the Local Organizing Committee (LOC).
· Plenary speakers: Doris Bachtrog (UC Berkeley), Joe Felsenstein (Univ. of Washington),
Johanna Schmitt (UC Davis), Diethard Tautz (MPI for Evol. Biol.)
· Heavily subsidized child care
· Travel and accommodation
· Participants benefit from flight discounts and affordable accommodation
· (starting from € 19,- / night. Double rooms starting from € 60,- / night incl. breakfast)
Please note that you will be asked for your SMBE member number during the registration process in order to receive your member rates. Failure to provide a valid membership number may ultimately result in cancellation of the registration with the corresponding cancellation fees. It will only be required for that purpose.
*Your member number can be found in the registration email you were previously sent.
*You can also find this number by looking yourself up in the Member Directory. While logged in, just enter your last name, and then click on your name in the results. Your member number will be listed directly above your name.
Additionally, the award application submission system is open on the SMBE website. The deadline has passed for submitting applications for the Walter M. Fitch Awards & the Young Investigator Travel Awards.
However, you still have time to apply for The Undergraduate Travel Awards and SMBE Childcare Travel Awards which have application deadlines of February 16. You must be logged in a member to access the award application process. Please contact the SMBE Association Manager, Christopher Lapine at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions regarding the award application process.
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We hope to see you all in Vienna!