Ubiquitins, Autophagy & Disease
April 25 - 29, 2023
Abstract Deadline: February 3, 2023


Anne Bertolotti, MRC LMB, UK
Michael Rape, University of California at Berkeley
Nicolas Thomä, Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Switzerland

We are pleased to host the twelfth Cold Spring Harbor meeting on Ubiquitins, Autophagy & Disease, which will begin at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, April 25, and run through lunch on Saturday, April 29, 2023. The meeting will cover current work on the structure, regulation, and function of ubiquitin and ubiquitin-like proteins in biology. The meeting is intended to provide a format for the exchange of ideas and information, to discuss the latest research findings and technical advances, and to facilitate interaction amongst groups active in diverse systems.


Keynote Speakers:

Discussion Leaders:

Abstracts should contain only new and unpublished material and must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of material for oral and poster presentations will be made by the organizers and individual session chairs. The status (talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our website as soon as decisions have been made by the organizers.

Social Media:

The designated hashtag for this meeting is #cshlnat. Note that you must obtain permission from an individual presenter before live-tweeting or discussing his/her talk, poster, or research results on social media. Click the Policies tab above to see our full Confidentiality & Reporting Policy.

This conference may be supported in part by TBA


In-Person Fees
Academic/Media Private Room/Private Bath Package: $tba (Subject to availability.)
Academic/Media Private Room/Shared Bath Package: $tba
Academic Shared Room Package: $tba
Academic/Media No-Housing Package: $tba
Student Package*: $tba
Student No-Housing Package: $tba
Corporate Private Room/Private Bath Package: $tba
Corporate No-Housing Package: $tba

*Student Housing is default double occupancy. Please enquire about availability and fees to upgrade to private room.

Room packages close 2 weeks before the meeting start date

Rules for Virtual Participation: Virtual participation will include access to the oral sessions via Zoom, access to the digital poster sessions, and access to the Slack discussion channel, and the Leading Strand video archive.

Presenters: Individuals submitting abstracts and facing financial barriers should firstly request financial aid (see above). Permission to present your talk or poster virtually will be given only in exceptional circumstances and on a case-by-case basis. If you think you are eligible for an exemption from the requirement to present in person, please provide a justification in writing via email to Val Pakaluk.

Non-presenting participants: We plan to broaden access to the conference by allowing certain categories of non-presenting participants to attend virtually at reduced fees. Categories include: 
1. Individuals from low & middle-income countries; 
2. Individuals from non-LMIC countries in Asia, Australasia, Africa or South America; 
3. Individuals from US & Canadian minority-serving institutions; 
4. Individuals with a demonstrable financial barrier; 
5. Individuals with family obligations or other special circumstances. 
For categories 4 & 5 above, please provide a justification via email to Val Pakaluk

Virtual Fees
Academic Virtual Package: $tba
Student Virtual Package: $tba
Corporate Virtual Package: $tba

Late Fee (Registrations submitted after 5:00 p.m. ET on April 20, 2023)
Late Academic Virtual Package: $tba
Late Student Virtual Package: $tba
Late Corporate Virtual Package: $tba