ARTHROPOD GENOMICS 2014
The deadlines for abstract submission and early-bird registration for
the 8th Annual Arthropod Genomics Symposium are coming up soon!
Register and submit your abstract soon to enjoy the reduced registration
rate and take advantage of this opportunity to present your work.
The schedule of speakers for AGS 2014 is now available on the website
Friday, April 4, 2014: Deadline to submit Travel Grant Application for
Thursday, April 17, 2014: Deadline to submit poster abstracts
Monday, April 21, 2014: Early-bird registration deadline
The 8th Annual Arthropod Genomics Symposium will be held Thursday, June
12 -- Saturday, June 14, 2014, hosted by the Institute for Genomic
Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The link for
conference registration and abstract submission is below. Two speakers
for each session of the symposium will be selected from among the
The symposium will feature sessions on the i5k consortium, vector
biology, social insects, microbiomes, and population and comparative
genomics. Patricia Wittkopp (University of Michigan) will give the
keynote lecture on the evolution of promoters and gene regulation in
/Drosophila/ on Thursday evening. Judy Willis (University of Georgia)
will give a retrospective lecture on 50 years in insect genomics on
All are also invited to register for a pre-symposium Epigenomics
Workshop to be held on-site on June 12.
To register for the Arthropod Genomics Symposium or view more
information visit: _http://conferences.igb.illinois.edu/arthropod/_