1st Annual CryoNet Symposium – University of Copenhagen

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1st Annual CryoNet Symposium

October 8-9 2018, Copenhagen, Denmark

CryoNet is a Nordic network in Cryo-electron microscopy that is funded by The Novo Nordisk Foundation in Denmark and the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation in Sweden. CryoNet aims to promote collaboration and knowledge sharing across national borders and one main goal is to help establish state-of-the-art cryo-electron microscopy as a strong pillar of Nordic life science research.

The 1st Annual CryoNet Symposium will gather Scandinavian researchers, students and technical staff to discuss the latest advances in Cryo-electron microscopy with some of the world leading researchers in the field. International participants are also welcome to register!

The symposium will begin on Monday, October 8 with registration from 8.30-9.00 and finish by 15.30 on Tuesday, October 9.  A detailed program can be found in the right menu.

Venue: Victor Haderup Auditorium, Panum, building 20 ground floor, Blegdamsvej 3B, 2200 Copenhagen N. Map of Panum here.

Abstract deadline: Abstracts will be selected for short talks and/or poster presentation. Send your abstract (max 300 words) to lotta.avesson@cpr.ku.dk no later than August 31 2018.

Abstracts for short talks have now been selected, see the program for details!

Pricing: Regular fee 750 DKK (100 Euro) This includes coffee, refreshments, lunch on both days and conference dinner on Monday evening.

Registration and payment with credit/debit card here via EasySignup. The maximum number of attendees are 150. Last day to register is September 7.
There are still some seats left for the symposium but it is NOT possible to register for the dinner after September 7.

Confirmed Speakers:

Robert Glaeser, University of California, Berkeley

Patrick Cramer, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen

Holger Stark, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry in Göttingen

Yigong Shi, Tsinghua University

Christopher Russo, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Wolfgang Baumeister, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried/Munich

Rado Danev, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried/Munich

Henriette Autzen, University of California, San Fransisco

Peter Rosenthal, The Francis Crick Institute

Dan Shi, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Hongyi Xu, Stockholm University

Nicholas Taylor, University of Copenhagen

Organizers: Gunnar von Heijne, Stockholm University; Poul Nissen, Aarhus University; Bernt Eric Uhlin, Umeå University; Guillermo Montoya, University of Copenhagen

CryoNET is funded by The Novo Nordisk Foundation and the Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation.


The 1st Annual CryoNET Symposium is also sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientific and JEOL Ltd.