Registration and abstract submission deadline
19 August 2016
Accepted participants will be notified by
19 August 2016
- Admission to all scientific sessions
- Admission to exhibition
- Conference bag, abstract book (pdf)
- Wi-Fi access throughout the conference
- Get together, coffee and lunch breaks
Accommodation is not included.
About the Gala Dinner
The Gala Dinner will be held on Friday 2 December 2016at 8 pm. The dinner will take place at:
Museum für Naturkunde (Natural History Museum),
Payment details will be sent to all accepted participants by email.
The Organizers will select participants according to EMBO guidelines and on the basis of their abstract, aiming to ensure compatibility with quality and a fair representation of genders and nationalities.
At least two-thirds of the participants should be based in EMBC Member States with no more than 15% of participants residing in the country where the conference is being held.
Notification of your acceptance to the conference is sent by 01/08/2016 with the payment details. A letter of confirmation of registration is sent after the payment of the conference fee.
Participants will have the opportunity to present their results during poster sessions.
A limited number of abstracts will be selected for oral presentations.
Number of participants is limited.
Abstracts must be 300 words in length, or shorter.
Abstracts that do not respect these limits may be returned and may not appear in the abstract book.
Abstracts must be submitted in clear English and must contain novel data. The presenting author is required to ensure that all co-authors are aware of the content of the abstract before submission.
Important: please specify your working group within the institution.
Please bring one printed copy of your poster: A0 format (118 x 84 cm), portrait format.
The EMBO Conference on Innate Lymphoid Cells supports the active participation of young scientists (PhD, MD students and young postdocs) from countries in need of scientific strengthening*. Funding will be provided as partial reimbursement with up to 500 Euro after the conference upon submission of the original receipts.
Submission & Deadline
CV and meeting abstract (talk or poster) have to be submitted electronically to Katrin Moser (EMBO_ILC2016@drfz.de).
Reviewing Process and Selection
Applications will be reviewed by the Scientific Organizing Committee.
Successful applicants will be notified within 3 weeks after submission deadline of their awards so that they may take advantage of early registration fee rates.
Deadline for travel grant applications: July 01, 2016
* According to EMBO regulations:
Priority will be given to participants working in laboratories in: Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Malta, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Taiwan and Turkey.
Travel grants may also be provided to participants working in labs in: Africa, Asia (excluding Japan and Korea), South and Central America, Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Russian Federation, Serbia and Ukraine.
Travel grants to participants from India, Taiwan, South Africa and Singapore
Travel grants up to 1.000 € are available for participants of any nationality working in laboratories in India, Taiwan, South Africa and Singapore. Visa costs, accommodation and subsistence will not be covered by these funds.
Eligible participants will be contacted to offer the grant and reimburse the recipients directly for the travel costs.