Networking & Special Events

Whether you’re attending the meeting for the first time, looking to connect with current or former colleagues, recruiting your next postdoc or seeking out new collaborators, there’s a networking opportunity for you!

Saturday, April 21

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Graduate Student and Postdoc Career-Development Event  
Information coming soon!

 
11:30 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. Undergraduate Events
11:30 a.m.: Meeting Orientation
1:00 p.m.: Poster Competition
4:30 p.m.: Careers Speed Networking 

 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Tang Prize Award Lecture

Feng Zhang, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, MIT

 

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Science Outreach Activity Posters  
During the EB-wide Welcome Reception
Information coming soon!


 
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. EB Welcome Reception
Begin your meeting experience by networking with fellow attendees at the EB-wide opening reception.  

 

Sunday, April 22 

12:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Poster Sessions and  Meet the Speakers
Visit the exhibit floor, view the posters, network with your peers, and meet with world-renowned BMB scientists during the midday poster sessions for an informal scientific discussion.
Meet the Speakers schedule details will be posted in 2018.
 
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Advocacy Town Hall
Briefings will be led by the ASBMB Public Affairs Director Benjamin Corb with the assistance of an expert panel moderated by PAAC chair Matthew Gentry.

 
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ASBMB Welcome and Networking Reception sponsored by the Minority Affairs Committee
The ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee welcomes all attendees to enjoy this networking and mentoring reception.
 

Monday, April 23

12:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Poster Sessions and  Meet the Speakers
Visit the exhibit floor, view the posters, network with your peers, and meet with world-renowned BMB scientists during the midday poster sessions for an informal scientific discussion. 
Meet the Speakers schedule details will be posted in 2018.
 
9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Young Experimental Scientist (Y.E.S.) Mixer
Information coming soon!
The Y.E.S. Mixer brings together students and postdocs from all Experimental Biology disciplines for a fun, club-like dance party.  
 

Tuesday, April 24 

12:15 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Poster Sessions and  Meet the Speakers
Visit the exhibit floor, view the posters, network with your peers, and meet with world-renowned BMB scientists during the midday poster sessions for an informal scientific discussion.
Meet the Speakers schedule details will be posted in 2018.
 
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Women Scientists Mentoring and Networking Event
Details coming soon!

 

Wednesday, April 25

11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Poster Sessions and Meet the Speakers
Visit the exhibit floor, view the posters, network with your peers, and meet with world-renowned BMB scientists during the midday poster sessions for an informal scientific discussion.
 Meet the Speakers schedule details will be posted in 2018.