Scientific Meeting —Volvox 2019 and Travel Fellowship Opportunities

  Dates: July 26-29, 2019, University of Tokyo, Hongo Campus   The Fifth International Volvox Conference in Tokyo, Japan, will bring together international scientists working with Volvox and its relatives. We cordially invite experimentalists and theorists interested in these fascinating organisms. The volvocine algae grow in various freshwater environments worldwide and have important … Continued

Scientific Meeting – Unity and Diversity of Ciliary Systems in Locomotion and Transport

Meeting Website   Date March 18-19, 2019 Location Kavli Royal Society Centre, Chicheley Hall, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, MK16 9JJ View map Venue information Overview Theo Murphy international scientific meeting organised by Professor Gáspár Jékely, Professor Raymond Goldstein FRS and Dr Kirsty Wan. Scanning electron microscope image of a ciliated planula larva of the cnidarian Nematostella … Continued

Physics and Physiology of Motile Cilia conference

27 Jan – 30 Jan 2019 Where: Physikzentrum Bad Honnef Scientific organizers: Benjamin Friedrich, TU Dresden; Veikko Geyer, TU Dresden; Timo Strünker, UKM Münster Across the animal and plant kingdom, motile cilia and flagella serve many important biological functions, including cellular propulsion, fluid transport, and sensory signaling – to name only a few. Unraveling the … Continued

GORDON RESEARCH CONFERENCE (GRC) and associated GORDON RESEARCH SEMINAR (GRS) on Cilia, Mucus, and Mucociliary Interactions– SAVE THE DATE

RS: February 16-17, 2019, Barga, Italy GRC: February 17-22, 2019, Barga, Italy Dear all, We would like to invite you to attend the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) and the Gordon Research Seminar (GRS) on Cilia, Mucus, and Mucociliary Interactions. In 2019, the GRC will be held in conjunction with the “Cilia, Mucus & Mucociliary Interactions” … Continued

International Conference on Microbial Photosynthesis

The International Conference on Microbial Photosynthesis, taking place in beautiful Vancouver from August 9-12, 2018. It should be particularly interesting for Chlamydomonas researchers studying  any aspect of photosynthesis or related processes, as well as researchers working on other eukaryotic algal groups such as diatoms. Check out our website at This conference is sponsored by … Continued

The 18th International Conference on the Cell and Molecular Biology of Chlamydomonas – Website Now Available   The 18th International Conference on the Cell and Molecular Biology of Chlamydomonas will be held from June 17-21, 2018 in Washington DC. We look forward to seeing all of you there. The venue will be the historic Carnegie Institution headquarters located in the heart of DC at 1530 P Street NW. To learn more … Continued

4th International Volvox Conference in St. Louis, USA

The Fourth International Volvox Conference will take place at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, Missouri, August 16-19, 2017. The goal of the International Volvox Conference is to bring together international scientists working with Volvoxand its relatives (aka Volvocales or volvocine algae). We cordially invite experimentalists and theorists interested in these fascinating … Continued

Cold Spring Harbor Asia Conference on Cilia & Centrosomes

Cilia & Centrosomes Suzhou, China April 24-28, 2017 We are pleased to announce the 1st Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on Cilia & Centrosomes which will be held in Suzhou, China. The conference will include eight oral sessions and one poster session. Many talks will be selected from the submitted abstracts on the basis of … Continued