Bioinformatics can be lonely! Join us with your laptop for a couple of hours of co-working, accompanied by free food and drink. All ECRs welcome from any London institution.

Thurs 11th April 20242-7pmMacadam Building MB1.1, KCL strand campus
Tues 5th March 20242-7pmRoom 03 UCL Tottenham Court Road training centre, 188 Tottenham Court Road Room 3 London W1T 7PH
Weds 7th February 20242-7pmUren Hub, Imperial White City Campus

Annual symposium

Our Annual Symposium 2024 will be held all day at The Francis Crick Institute on Monday 20th May 2024.

Are you an Early Career Researcher (eg. PhD student, Postdoc, early PI) in bioinformatics? Then this symposium is for you.

Following on from our popular monthly co-working events, join us for a day of exciting talks, networking and career discussions. Present your work as a poster or talk to get fresh new ideas and the chance to win prizes.

Provisional schedule

9:00 am – 9.30 am: Registration
9:30 am – 10.30 am: Short Talks
10:30 am -12.10 pm: Long talks
12:10 pm – 1:30 pm: Lunch
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm: Career mentorship session
2.30 pm – 3.30 pm: Keynote lecture: Dr. Maria Secrier
3.30 pm – 4:00 pm: Coffee break
4:00 pm – 5:45 pm: Poster session
5:45 pm – 6:00 pm: Prize giving and wrap-up
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Networking session drinks


Get your ticket here!

Attendance is £25 per person. We have a limited capacity, therefore registration will close once all tickets have been allocated.

Abstracts must be submitted by 24th April. Successful applicants will be notified of whether they have been selected for a short talk, long talk or poster by 3rd May.

Abstract submission

Once you have registered, you will be able to submit your abstract here.


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