Q-Bio Conference, July 2016

Kate Stuart
March 24, 2016
Posted in Announcements

We are pleased to open registration and abstract submission for the 10th Annual q-bio Conference to be held at Vanderbilt University.  Please consider joining us in Nashville and sending your trainees to this meeting! Specific conference information, abstract submission, and registration can be found http://vu.edu/qbio2016

Submit your abstracts now – there is no fee for abstract submission.  You will be notified of your acceptance in late May. Abstracts must be formatted correctly to be accepted.  Templates and guidelines for formatting can be found on our website or at https://vanderbilt.irisregistration.com/Form/qbio

The q-bio conference goal is to enrich the connection between modeling and quantitative experimentation in biology.  This years’ conference features invited speakers doing innovative work in neuroscience, systems biology, cell and tissue biology, and synthetic biology.

We welcome tutorials, contributed talks and poster abstracts from all researchers taking or in need of quantitative approaches to biological problems.  You are welcome to peruse abstracts from prior meetings at http://q-bio.org/wiki/The_q-bio_Summer_School_and_Conference

MEETING DETAILS:
WHEN:  July 27th, 2016-July 30th, 2016
WHERE:  Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS:
Opening Banquet - Terence Sejnowski, Salk Institute
Closing Banquet - James J. Collins, MIT
• Gregoire Altan-Bonnet, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
• Amy Caudy, University of Toronto
• Otto Cordero, MIT
• Angela DePace, Harvard
• Marileen Dogterom, TU Delft
• Rachel Dutton, Harvard
• Margaret Gardel, University of Chicago
• Jeff Gore, MIT
• Thomas Gregor, Princeton
• KC Huang, Stanford
• Marta Luksza, Princeton
• Thierry Mora, ENS
• Tom Shimizu, AMOLF
• Wenying Shou, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
• Takashi Suzuki, Osaka University
• Jie Xiao, Johns Hopkins
• Qiong Yang, University of Michigan

We hope to welcome all of you here in Nashville!

The q-bio 2016 Local Organizing Committee

                        Carlos F. Lopez, Ph. D., Vanderbilt University

                        Erin C. Rericha, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University

                        Vito Quaranta, M.D., Vanderbilt University

                        Lourdes Estrada, Ph.D., Vanderbilt University