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Current events

Selected (virtual) workshops, conferences and other events in synthetic cell research.


May 18 – May 20: SynCell2022 – International Conference on Engineering Synthetic Cells and Organelles

 –    Preliminary programme and call for abstracts to be announced end of January 2022  –


May 22 – May 25: Biotechnology Congress ECB-IBS – Maastricht, the Netherlands, European Federation of Biotechnology (EFB)

Past events of the Synthetic Cell initiative

Since its inception in 2017, the European Synthetic Cell initiative has brought together top researchers in the international synthetic cell field as well as representatives of the industry and ethicists. Have a look at the past events of this initiative:

SynCell2019: Defining the Challenges

16 – 17 October 2019 – Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, Spain

2018 1st International Symposium on Building a Synthetic Cell

28 – 29 August 2018 – Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

2017 Future Symposium on Building a Synthetic Cell

– 12‐14 July 2017 – Ringberg Castle, Germany