8th Annual International BioXFEL Conference

The National Science Foundation BioXFEL Science and Technology Center is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its eighth annual international conference virtually February 2-5, 2021. Our annual External Advisors Meeting will be held Monday, Feb 1, 2021.

The annual International BioXFEL Conference brings together experts in a variety of fields (structural biology, physics, biochemistry, and more) to discuss the most recent advances in structural biology using X-ray Free Electron Lasers (XFELs). The conference features talks by leading scientists in the field, a poster session, as well as networking, and professional development opportunities.

 
       
             
             
             
             
             
 

The National Science Foundation BioXFEL Science and Technology Center is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its eighth annual international conference virtually February 2-4, 2021. Our annual External Advisors Meeting will be held Monday, Feb 1, 2021.

The annual International BioXFEL Conference brings together experts in a variety of fields (structural biology, physics, biochemistry, and more) to discuss the most recent advances in structural biology using X-ray Free Electron Lasers (XFELs). The conference features talks by leading scientists in the field, a poster session, as well as networking, and professional development opportunities.

Conference Co-chairs:

Dr. Sabine Botha (Arizona State University) & Dr. Matthias Frank (Lawrence Livermore National Lab)

Education & Diversity Keynote Speaker:

TBD

Science Keynote Speaker:

Henry Chapman (CFEL)

Confirmed Speakers:

Aaron Brewster (LBL)

Wah Chiu (Stanford)

Doeke Hekstra (Harvard)

Martin Högbom ( Stockholm)

Brenda Hogue (ASU)

Franz Kaertner (CFEL)

TJ Lane (DESY)

Kristina Lorenzen (EuXFEL)

Chris Milne (SwissFEL)

Marius Schmidt (UWM)

Holger Stark (MPI-Gottingen)

Poster Session:

A scientific poster session will be held with posters available for viewing all three days online.  You will be assigned a day and time to be online ready to present your poster.  You will not be required to present all three days.

In addition, a selection of abstracts will be chosen to give short talks.  Please indicate if you would like to be considered in your registration.  Poster abstracts will be accepted until December 1, 2020 and may be submitted to Erin Uppington.  Abstracts received after this date may still participate in the poster session but will not be considered for a short talk.  For abstract formatting standards please click here.

Registration Fees:

Standard:  $100

Students and Postdocs:  $50

Registration Scholarships are available to students and postdocs, please apply here.

To Be a Sponsor or Exhibitor: 

View our sponsorship opportunities here. 

Please contact Erin Uppington at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 716-898-8610 for more information.

When: From Tuesday, February 2 2021 - 08:00 AM (ET) (UTC -05:00) Eastern Time
To Saturday, February 5 2022 - 5:00 PM (ET) (UTC -05:00) Eastern Time
 
Contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Where: Zoom