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Current events

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


Nov 2 – Nov 4:  5th Applied Synthetic Biology in Europe – Delft (Netherlands) or virtual conference, European Federation of Biotechnology

Nov 30 – Dec 2: International MaxSynBio Closing Symposium – virtual symposium, Max Planck Institute, Germany

Early December: Cell Bio Virtual 2020 – virtual conference, American Society for Cell Biology, USA



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