Post Conference Satellite

28-29 April 2013


Batsheva Workshop on Spatial Challenges in Neuronal Cell Biology.










Lopatie Conference Center, Weizmann Institute of Science

Confirmed speakers:

Noam Ziv, Avraham Yaron, Jeffery Twiss, Micha Spira, inna Slutsky, Orit Shefi, Oren Schuldiner, Giampietro Schiavo, Frederic Saudou, Orly Reiner, Uri Nevo, Carlos Ibanez, Sandrine Humbert, Christine Holt, Daniel Gitler, Britta Eickholt, Ehud Cohen, Oded Behar and Lior Applebaum.

A multidisciplinary workshop highlighting spatial issues in neuronal cell biology. This satellite will be held at the Lopatie Conference Center at the Weizmann Institute of Science on 28-29 April. The schedule will be as follows:

Sunday 28 April: 7 a.m. transfer from the main conference venue to the Lopatie Center for those registered for the workshop.

Full day of sessions

Monday 29 April: Morning sessions, followed by a light lunch. A special session on Scientific Publishing from Journal Editor Viewpoints

will be held in the afternoon.



Registration for this post-meeting workshop is free for those registered for Spatial 2013, but you must inform us when you register that you are interested in participating in the workshop. Coffee breaks and lunches on the workshop days are free of charge, all other meals and accommodation are at the participants expense. Please advise when registering if you need information or help with booking accommodation.



Participants can reach the airport by taxi (~25 Euro, 20-30 minutes drive) or train (~3.5 Euro, from Rehovot train station within walking distance of the Lopatie Center, but note that one must change trains at Tel Aviv HaHagana station, and total travel time to the airport is approximately 1-1.5 hours).