The premier meeting for biomedical research worldwide -- the 2014 ASCB/IFCB Meeting is the conference of choice for scientists and students in academia, industry, government, and higher education. Over 100 scientific sessions and 2,500 poster presentations cover a variety of scientific areas. With opportunities to learn about the latest research and network with peers, the ASCB/IFCB Meeting appeals to the diverse interests of the international cell biology community.
“ASCB does a great job getting all experts in this field together, organizing great symposia and special subgroup talks, as well as providing awesome career coaching sessions.” -- Xiaobo Bai, graduate student, Drexel University
Hear and communicate cutting-edge science
Meet the leaders (and sometimes even a Nobel Prize winner or two) in the fields of cell biology, biophysics, stem cells, genomics...
Participate in intimate science discussion tables to learn from leaders in the field where science is going and how you should position yourself
Improve your presentations in sessions with professionals who have extensive TV and media experience
Take advantage of unprecedented training opportunities including onsite CV review
Visit over 300 commercial and nonprofit exhibits offering new products and services
Network and make important contacts while looking for a job, including fellowship, postdoctoral, or new collaborator positions
Improve teaching knowledge and skills
Recruit and interview job candidates
Attend sessions of special interest to students, minorities, and women
Learn where and how to apply, as well as advocate for, research funding
ASCB organizes a great meeting and promotes female scientists very well. Women In Cell Biology is one of the reasons I feel confident that I can be both a successful female scientist and mother. -- Kassandra Ori, Postdoctoral fellow University of California, San Francisco
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