2nd Optogenetic Technologies and Applications Conference | AIChE

The 2nd Optogenetic Technologies and Applications Conference aims to touch upon an international audience to obtain a broad view of the recent advances in developing and applying interdisciplinary perspectives of optogenetics. The program will explore a broad range of topics including applications in neurobiology, biochemical, and biomedical research.

Important Dates:
Abstract submission deadline: September 30, 2021 
Early Bird Deadline: October 29, 2021

Top Reasons to Attend

  • Obtain a broad view of the recent applications and developments in optogenetics, and gain insight into where trends in the field are heading
  • Benefit from creative input from colleagues working in allied fields, and develop new collaborations
  • Enjoy a slate of exceptional guest speakers presenting the state-of-the-art in optogenetics
  • Share experiences, new tools, and strategies in the meeting’s intimate, familiar discussion settings
  • Network with international researchers, and meet editors of key journals
  • Make your presence known in this rapidly advancing field
I’m looking forward to this meeting, which is being presented on an intimate scale compared to most professional meetings. The program is focused on optogenetics, yet it is diverse and interdisciplinary, allowing for cross-fertilization of perspectives. Also, with no competing sections, attendees can maximize their exposure to the full meeting content.

Top Reasons to Submit an Abstract

  • Identify colleagues that might use your research in a collaboration
  • Identify trends that might influence your current research
  • Increase your international visibility
  • Collaborate with dynamic researchers while receiving practical advice and input
  • Get exposure to attentive, well-informed audience for each talk (no parallel competing sessions)

Advances in Optogenetic Technologies

Optogenetics in Cell Signalling

Gene Editing and Epigenetic Applications

Optogenetics in Biomedicine

Optogenetic Technologies and Applications 2021 brings together the leaders in the field - the opportunity for learning about latest research and trends and for establishing and growing your network in the optogenetics community
Wilfried Weber, Conference Co-Chair

Chairing Committee

  • Emilia Entcheva
    George Washington University
  • Wilfried Weber
    University of Friedburg

Steering Committtee

  • Martin Fussenegger
    ETH Zurich
  • Seraphine Wegner
    University of Munster, Germany
  • Chandra Tucker
    University of Colorado
  • Aránzazu Del Campo
    Leibniz Institute for New Materials, Germany
  • Manolis Tzanakakis
    Tuft University
  • Mark Gomalsky
    University of Wyoming

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