16 - 17 May 2024

Vienna BioCenter, Austria

The 3rd edition of the “Mendel Early Career Symposium” will take place at the Vienna BioCenter, one of the top biology research centers in Europe, from May 16 - 17, 2024.  

The symposium intends to create a venue where early career researchers can share their findings and network with their peers in a friendly environment.  In this two-day in-person event, we will bring together PhD students, postdocs and junior group leaders/assistant professors to discuss the latest discoveries in all areas of plant science. Talks will be selected from abstracts submitted by 15 March 2024.

 

TOPICS

• Cell and Developmental Biology / From cells
   to organisms
• Gene Regulation
• Stress Responses
• Evolutionary Biology

 

REGISTRATION is open!

 

Speakers

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

• Dolf Weijers, University of Wageningen, Netherlands
• Alison Smith, University of Cambridge, UK

INVITED SPEAKERS

• Philippa Borrill, John Innes Centre, UK
• Rory Craig, MPI-Tuebingen, Germany
• Stefan Grob, CNRS-Strasbourg, France
• Natanella Illouz-Eliaz, Salk Institute, USA
• Charlotte Kirchhelle, CNRS-Lyon, France
• Petra Marhava, Umea Plant Science Center, Sweden
• Michael Raissig, University of Bern, Switzerland
• Anne Roulin, University of Zurich, Switzerland