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3DEM meetings and workshops


8-10 January  Workshop on Cryo-EM Modelling based on X-ray Crystallography  University of Illinois, Beckman Institute, Urbana, IL, USA
Recent developments in the area of cryo-EM guided modeling of macromolecular structures will be presented. Participants will be provided with simple, practical experience using modelling methods with focus on NAMD, VMD, MDFF, Direx
Application deadline December 13

9-11 March  From 3D Light to 3D Electron Microscopy: Correlative Microscopy for the Life Sciences  Ghent, Belgium
This scientific meeting and workshop will focus on the use of 3D SEM in life sciences and the recent developments in Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy. Organized by the Flanders Institute of Biotechnology (VIB) in collaboration with Zeiss.
Registration limited to 100 participants.

12-15 March  First International Conference on Image Analysis in 3D Cryo-EM  Granlibakken, Lake Tahoe, CA
The goal of the Symposium is to discuss state of the art image analysis approaches to tackle challenging biological problems and to identify current limitations and remaining problems in the field as currently practiced.
Early registration deadline January 2014

2-7 June  EMBO Practical Course on the Structural Characterization of Macromolecular Complexes  Grenoble, France
Topics include: expression & purification of multi-subunit complexes, biophysical & biochemical characterization of complexes, combining different structural methods (MX, NMR, SAS, EM, MS).
Application deadline April 4

22-27 June  3DEM Gordon Research Conference  Melia Golf Vichy Catalan Business & Convention Center, Girona, Spain
Technical Advances for a Rising Star in Structural Biology
Application deadline May 25

26-30 July  7th K.H. Kuo Summer School of Electron Microscopy and Crystallography  Shanghai, China
The 2014 summer school is comprised of a cryo-EM workshop (July 26 – 27, 2014) and a symposium "The 2014 Kuo Symposium on 3D Cryo-EM Molecular Imaging” (July 28 – 30, 2014), focusing on both technical and biological breakthroughs in cryo-EM.
Early registration deadline June 14

14-26 August  6th Brazil School for Single Particle Cryo-EM  Brazil
Intensive hands-on course/workshop for Single Particle Cryo-EM in which theory and practice are tightly intertwined
Registration now open

27-30 October  IEEE International Conference on Image Processing  Paris, France
Will include special session on novel image processing methods for electron microscopy entitled: Electron-microscopy image processing problems and applications in biology: From structure to dynamics, organized by Slavica Jonic and Carlos Oscar Sanchez Sorzano
Session paper contribution deadline January 31

9-14 November  NRAMM Workshop on Advanced Topics in EM Structure Determination  La Jolla, CA
A major goal of the workshop will be to discuss the major new advances in EM methodology and how to best take advantage of these going forward. Topics to be discussed will include improvements in specimen preparation, imaging, detectors, processing and reconstruction, and methods for validation.
Application deadline July 1

17-20 November  7th International Electron Tomography Conference  Riviera Maya, Mexico
The conference will bring together researchers working on hardware development, software development, and applications of electron tomography, particularly in biology. It will showcase breakthroughs in both electron tomography technology and cell biology applications.
Talk consideration deadline Sept 1, Poster deadline Nov 1


16-18 January  Electron Tomography Short Course 2013  Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, California, USA
3-day short course with lectures and hands-on instruction to cover theoretical, experimental and practical aspects of electron tomography

3-7 March StructuralAnalysis of Supramolecular Assemblies by Hybrid Methods  Tahoe City, California, USA
Keynote address, plenary sessions, workshops/panels and poster sessions highlighting strengths and limitations of current
hybrid approaches for analyzing cellular and molecular structures.

23-28 June 3DEM Gordon Research Conference  Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH USA
Advancing the Cutting Edge
Application deadline May 26

3-13 September EMBO Practical Course on Image Processing for Cryo-Electron Microscopy  Birkbeck College, London, UK
Application deadline May 20


24-25 May  Future Challenges in Integrative Structural Biology  Strasbourg, France
IGBMC symposium for ongoing and future developments in the field of integrative structural biology

27 May - 1 June 3DEM Gordon Research Conference Les Diablerets, Switzerland
From Molecules to Systems: Visualizing Biological Complexity 
Application deadline April 29

4-7 June EMBO Practical Course: Structural Characterization of Macromolecular Complexes Grenoble, France
Expression & purification, biophysical & biochemical characterization, combining different structural methods (MX, NMR, SAXS, EM, MS)
Application deadline April 4

15 June Minisymposium on Computational Methods for Three-Dimensional Microscopy Reconstruction New York, USA
The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, The Science Center
RSVP requested for those planning to attend

18-23 June EMBO practical course on Electron Tomography in Life Science Leiden, The Netherlands
Six-day course covering major aspects of Electron Tomography methods. Leiden University Medical Center
Registration deadline March 31

29 July - 2 August Microscopy & Microanalysis 2012 Phoenix, AZ USA
Sessions on TEM Phase Contrast Imaging in Biological and Materials Science, 3D Structure Determination in Physical and Biological Sciences, Structure of Membrane-shaping Proteins, 3D Structure and Ultrastructure of Cells, Organelles and Macromolecules

9-21 August 5th Brazil School for Single Particle Cryo-EM
Intensive hands-on course/workshop for Single Particle Cryo-EM in which theory and practice are tightly intertwined

26 August - 2 September EMBO practical course on cryo-EM and 3D image processing Heidelberg, Germany
In depth theoretical and practical training with the focus on image processing for 3D reconstruction. EMBL Heidelberg
Registration deadline May 17

3-7 September NCCR Workshop on Subtomogram Averaging Basel, Switzerland
Hands-on training in all computational aspects of subtomogram averaging: alignment, classification, data management and visualization. University of Basel
Registration begins last week of April

11-16 November NRAMM Workshop on Advanced Topics in EM Structure Determination La Jolla, CA USA
Challenges of using cryoEM to solve macromolecule structures, improvements in specimen preparation, imaging, processing and reconstruction, and methods for validation
Application deadline July 1

14-15 November  Computational Challenges in Structural Biology  Strasbourg, France
Workshop highlighting current computational challenges in cryo-electron microscopy and brain-storming for possible solutions.
registration required