RIKEN BDR-CuSTOM Joint Symposium in Kobe: Registration is now open!
Theme: Integrated organoid science: Stem cells, Engineering, Medicine
Date: March 4 (Wed.) - 5 (Thu.), 2020
Venue: RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR), Kobe, Japan
Deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019
Participation fee: FREE (Lunch and Banquet fee required separately - optional)
Lunch: 1,000 JPY (ONLY for March 5, please prepare for your own lunch for March 4)
Banquet: 5,000 JPY (General) / 1,000 JPY (Student)
Jurgen Knoblich (Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Austria)
Masayo Takahashi (Vision Care Inc./ RIKEN BDR, Japan)
Topics will include:
(1) The principles of self-organization
(2) Modeling development and disease
(3) Engineering approaches
(4) New technologies
(5) Brain organoids (Memorial session for Dr. Yoshiki Sasai)
The program will include both oral and poster sessions. We encourage the submission of abstracts for the poster session from scientists working in various fields to increase opportunities for lively and exciting discussions. Several abstracts will be selected for oral presentations.
This symposium will be held immediately following after the 2020 BDR symposium "Emergence in biosystems" which will be held at the same venue from March 2 to 4.
We encourage you to attend both symposia.
We look forward to seeing you in Kobe, Japan in March 2020.
RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR)
2-2-3, Minatojima-minamimachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0047, Japan