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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.

FEI and NeCEN Cryo-workshop
NeCENGoraeus LaboratoryEinsteinweg 552333 CC Leiden, The Netherlands
April 23-24, 2014
Registration Contact: Sacha DeCarlo

5th Cold Spring Harbor Asia Symposium: Structural Biology - From Atoms to Cells
Suzhou, China
June 9-13, 2014
Abstract deadline: April 30, 2014
Conference information: 5th CSHA Symposium

EMBO Practical Course on the Structural Characterization of Macromolecular Complexes
European Photon and Neutron (EPN) campus in Grenoble, France
June 2-7, 2014
Application deadline: April 4, 2014
Conference information: Structural Characterization of Macromolecular Complexes EMBO Course

Current Challenges in Integrated Structural Biology Symposium
Centre for Integrative Biology at the IGBMC, Strasbourg, France
June 19-20, 2014
Application deadline: May 25, 2014
Conference information: Current Challenges in Integrated Structural Biology Symposium

Three Dimensional Electron Microscopy Gordon Conference
Melia Golf Vichy Catalan Business & Convention Center Girona - Costa Brava, Spain
June 22-27, 2014
Application deadline: May 25, 2014
Conference information: 2014 3D EM Gordon Conference

2014 Microscopy of Infectious Disease Agent Symposia (MIDAS)
Rocky Mountain Laboratories/NIAID/NIH, Hamilton, Montana, USA
July 24-25, 2014
Abstract & Registration deadline: June 15, 2014
Conference information: 2014 MIDAS

The 7th K.H. Kuo Summer School of Electron Microscopy and Crystallography:The 2014 Kuo Workshop & Symposium on 3D Cryo-EM Molecular Imaging
Shanghai, China
July 26 – 30, 2014
Abstract deadline: June 14, 2014&
Registration deadline: June 30, 2014

Conference information: 7th K.H. Kuo Summer School 2014

Microscopy & Microanalysis 2014
Hartford, Connecticut, USA
August 3-7, 2014
Application deadline: February 17, 2014
Conference information: M&M 2014

23rd International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) Congress
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
August 5-12, 2014
Application deadline: February 18, 2014
Conference information: 23rd IUCr Congress

4th UniBe Practical Course on Cryo-Electron Microscopy of Vitreous Sections (CEMOVIS, a.k.a cryoEM of frozen-hydrated sections)
Institute of Anatomy, University of Bern, Switzerland
August 11-13 and 14-16, 2014
Application deadline: April 15, 2014
Conference information: CEMOVIS Course

The Sixth Brazil School for Single Particle Cryo-EM
São Paulo, Brazil
August 14-26, 2014
Application deadline: None
Conference information: The 6th Brazil School for Single Particle Cryo-EM

EMBO Practical Course on Cryo-EM and 3D Image Processing
EMBL Heidelberg, Germany
August 31- September 9, 2014
Application deadline: May 29, 2014
Conference information: EMBO Course on Cryo-EM and 3D Image Processing

18th International Microscopy Congress 2014
Prague, Czech Republic
September 7-12, 2014
Application deadline: March 19, 2014
Conference information: International Microscopy Congress 2014

2014 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP 2014) Special session: Electron-microscopy image processing problems and applications in biology: From structure to dynamics.
CNIT Conference Center La Défense, Paris, France
October 27-30, 2014
Application deadline: February 14, 2014
Conference information: IEEE ICIP 2014
Special Session Information: Contact Slavica Jonic (slavica.jonic@impmc.upmc.fr) or Carlos Oscar Sanchez Sorzano (coss@cnb.csic.es)

The 7th International Congress on Electron Tomography
Cancun, Mexico
November 9-14, 2014
Abstract Application deadline: September 1, 2014 (talk); November 1, 2014 (poster)
Registration deadline: September 30, 2014
Conference information: The 7th International Electron Tomography Congress

Workshop on Advanced Topics in EM Structure Determination
National Resource for Automated Molecular Microscopy, The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), La Jolla, California USA
November 17-20, 2014
Application deadline: July 1, 2014
Conference information: NRAMM Biennial Workshop