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.
 
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. ASBMB Welcome and Networking Reception sponsored by the Minority Affairs Committee
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Regency Ballroom CD

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 exhibiit 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 exhibiit 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.