Single Cell Analyses
November 8 - 11, 2023
Abstract Deadline: September 4, 2023


Scott Fraser, University of Southern California
Junhyong Kim,
University of Pennsylvania
Tatjana Sauka-Spengler, Stowers Institute for Medical Research & University of Oxford, UK
Aaron Streets, University of California, Berkeley

We are pleased to announce the eighth US-based Single Cell Analyses Meeting, which will be held at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, New York. The meeting will begin with dinner and an evening session on Wednesday, November 8, and conclude with lunch on Saturday, November 11, 2023.

The CSHL Single Cell Analyses meeting is the oldest single-cell biology meeting as this year will mark its 14th anniversary. Throughout the years, this meeting alternates its host location between US and CSHL China. This meeting assembles leaders in the field, together with junior faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students, to discuss new, cutting-edge developments and techniques in single-cell analysis in bacterial, yeast, plant, and animal systems.

  • Evolution and Single Cell Biology
  • Single Cell Multi-Omics
  • Single Cell Nucleome and Epigenome
  • Standards and Benchmarks for Single Cell Biology
  • Limits of Measurement and New Technologies
Keynote Speakers:

Nancy Allbritton, University of Washington
Lior Pachter, California Institute of Technology

Invited Speakers:

Iain Clark, University of California, Berkeley
Andrew deMello, ETH Zürich
Hana El-Samad, Altos Laboratory
Polly Fordyce, Stanford University
Fiona Ginty, General Electric Research
Keisuke Goda, University of Tokyo
Smita Krishnaswamy, Yale University 
Michael McConnell, Lieber Institute for Brain Development
Ning Jenny Jiang, University of Pennsylvania 
Vanessa D Jonsson, University of California, Santa Cruz
Nikolai Slavov, Northeastern University & Parallel Squared Technology Institute
Caroline Uhler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Please bring this notice to the attention of any of your colleagues who may be interested in participating in the meeting.

All abstracts must be submitted by the abstract deadline. Late registrations may be accepted after the abstract deadline if the meeting is not oversubscribed. In the event of over-subscription, every effort will be made to ensure that all groups who wish to participate will be represented. The status (talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our website as soon as decisions have been made by the organizers.

We are eager to have as many young people as possible attend since they are likely to benefit most from this meeting. We have applied for funds from the government and industry to partially support graduate students and postdocs. Please apply in writing via email to Kelley McGrath and state your financial needs; preference will be given to those who submit abstracts.

Social Media:

The designated hashtag for this meeting is #cshlsca. 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 meeting is sponsored by:



In-Person Fees:
Academic/Media Private Room/Private Bath Package: $1355
Academic/Media Private Room/Shared Bath Package: $1275
Academic Shared Room Package: $1170
Academic/Media No-Housing Package: $890
Student Package/Double Occupancy: $1080
Student Package/No Housing Package: $800
Corporate Private Room/Private Bath Package: $1755
Corporate No-Housing Package: $1290

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

NOTE: We cannot guarantee housing will be on campus.
Room package reservations close 2 weeks before the meeting start date.

Virtual Participation: Includes access to the oral sessions via Zoom, the digital poster gallery, the Slack discussion workspace, and the Leading Strand video archive.  If you are submitting an abstract for an oral or poster presentation, please plan to attend the meeting in-person.

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 Kelley McGrath.

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 Kelley McGrath

Virtual Fees:
Academic Virtual Package: $280
Grad Student Virtual Package: $165
Corporate Virtual Package: $415

Late Fee (Registrations submitted after 5:00 p.m. ET on November 3):
Late Academic Virtual Package: $380
Late Student Virtual Package: $265
Late Corporate Virtual Package: $515