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For dates, locations and anticipated attendance of major national meetings check out the FASEB, Biophysical Society, American Association for Cell Biology, and Microscopy Society of America.

27th New Zealand National Conference on Microscopy
University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
February 2-4, 2015
Post-conference workshops will run on February 5-6, 2015
Abstract deadline: November 7, 2014
Conference information: New Zealand Microscopy Conference

For additional information contact: Allen Mitchell

1st VIB symposium: Structural Dynamics in Cellular Communication in from
Brussels, Belgium
February 9-10 2015
Abstract deadline: November 30, 2014
Early bird deadline: December 15, 2014
Conference information: VIB Conferences

NIBSC / JEOL / LEICA CryoEM –Workshop
NIBSC Imaging Laboratory, Potters Bar, London, UK
March 2-6, 2015
Course information: The course will embrace cryo-preparation techniques for cryo-FEGSEM, cryo-TEM with GIF quantum and will cover the following preparation techniques: high pressure freezing (HMP010), freeze fracture (Leica/BAF060), cryo-sectioning, freeze substitution, vitreous thin films (plunge freezing). Tomography by serial-EM and automatic acquisition by JADAS will also be covered.

Contact: Kirsty MacLellan-Gibson (Kirsty.MacLellan-Gibson@nibsc.org) or Gill Cathro (Gill.Cathro@nibsc.org) for more information.


Soft Matter CryoTEM / CryoTomography Workshop
Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
April 13-17, 2015
Registration deadline: March 31, 2015
Conference information: Soft Matter CryoTEM Workshop

The International Workshop of Advanced Image Processing of CryoEM
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
June 3-7, 2015
Registration deadline: March 31, 2015
Conference information: Chinese 3DEM community workshop

Advanced Course on Cryo-Electron Tomography
Vienna Biocenter, Vienna, Austria
June 6–7, 2015: Optional Pre-Course
June 8–12, 2015: Main Course

Registration deadline: March 16, 2015
Conference information: Vienna Cryo-ET Course

3DEM Gordon Conference
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, New Hampshire USA
June 21-26, 2015
Registration deadline: May 24, 2015
Conference information: 2015 3DEM Gordon Conference

Microscopy Conference 2015/ German Society for Electron Microscopy e.V.
Georg-August-University Göttingen, Germany
September 6-11, 2015
Registration deadlines: Open, Early Registration Deadline June 10, 2015 Abstract deadline: March 31, 2015
Conference information: MC 2015