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The 2nd Crick Beddington Developmental Biology Symposium

  • Event date: -
  • Start time: 09:00 End time: - 17:00
  • Event Location: The Francis Crick Institute
  • Event Type: Symposia

 This meeting will showcase state-of-the-art developmental biology across the lifecourse. The multidisciplinary programme will highlight the latest innovations in live imaging of developing systems, organoid approaches to unravel developmental mechanisms, and the mathematical modelling of morphogenesis and organ homeostasis. Featuring 17 internationally renowned plenary speakers, alongside 8 short talks and 16 flash talks selected from the submitted abstracts of early career researchers.

To submit an abstract please use this form and send in by 30 November 2020

Together with two poster sessions, this will give attendees ample opportunities to present their work and to interact with scientists working across a variety of developmental systems.

Crick-Beddington symposia honour the memory of Rosa Beddington FRS (1956-2001), a leading UK embryologist. The First Crick-Beddington symposium was held on 4-5 February 2020 and attracted more than 200 delegates from across the globe.

We hope to run this symposium as an "in-person" event, and will be closely following government guidelines on social distancing and Covid protocols.We recognise that some people will wish to join virtually and will ensure this can be accommodated.You will need to register via eventbrite and will then receive your personal zoom invitation.

Confirmed speakers

Salvator Aznar-Benitah

Salvador Aznar-Benitah

 IRB Barcelona

 

Jacques Bothma

 Jacques Bothma

 Hubrecht Institute

 Josh Brickman

University of Copenhagen

Simon Bullock

 Simon Bullock

 MRC LMB Cambridge

Tamara Caspary

 Tamara Caspary

 Emory University

Alain Chedotal

 Alain Chedotal

 Vision Institute, Paris, France Inserm

Danelle Devenport

 Danelle Devenport

 Princeton University

Meri Huch

 Meri Huch

 University of Dresden

Jan Huisken

 Jan Huisken

 Madison Wisconsin

Yanlan Mao

Irene Miguel Aliaga

 Irene Miguel-Aliaga

Imperial College London

Caren Norden

 Caren Norden

 Gulbenkian, Lisbon.

Michelle Percharde

 Michelle Percharde

 MRC LMS London

Alex Schier

 Alex Schier

Basel Biozentrum  

   

Patrick Tam

 Patrick Tam

 University of Sydney

Sara Wickstrom

 Sara Wickstrom

 University of Helsinki

 Val Wilson

 CRM Edinburgh 

Draft Programme

 Monday 22 February

09:30- Arrival and registration

10:20- Opening remarks

10:30- 12:30 Session 1

12:30- 14:00 Lunch,posters, exhibition

14:00- 15:30 Session 2

15:30- 16:00 Refreshments

16:00- 18:00 Session 3

18:00- 19:30 Drinks reception

Tuesday 23 February

09:00- 10:30  Session 4

10:30- 11:00 Refreshments

11:00- 12:30 Session 5

12:30- 13:45 Lunch, posters,exhibition

13:45- 15:15 Session 6

15:15- 15:45 Refreshments

15:45- 17:15 Session 7

17:15- Closing remarks