Systems Biology: Global Regulation of Gene Expression
March 11 - 14, 2020
Abstract Deadline: January 3, 2020

Organizers:

Alistair Boettiger, Stanford University
Katherine Pollard, Gladstone Institutes & UCSF
Bas Van Steensel, Netherlands Cancer Institute
Julia Zeitlinger, Stowers Institute for Medical Research

The fourteenth Cold Spring Harbor conference on Systems Biology: Global Regulation of Gene Expression will be held at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and begin at 7:30 pm on Wednesday March 11 and run through lunch on Saturday March 14, 2020.

The conference is intended to foster cross-disciplinary exchange of ideas and expertise between experimentalists and computational biologists interested in the organization and control of complex transcription networks in eukaryotes. While a number of speakers have been invited, please note that the majority of oral presentations will be drawn from openly submitted abstracts.

Keynote Speaker:

Joanna Wysocka, Stanford University

Topics:
Enhancers and Transcription
3D Architecture of the Nucleus
Chromatin and Epigenetics
Development, Evolution and Variation

Emerging Technologies
Networks, Global Analysis, and Computational Models 

Invited Speakers:
Britt Adamson, Princeton University
Maria Barna, Stanford University
Kok Hao Chen, Genome Institute of Singapore
Ibrahim Cisse, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Justin Crocker, EMBL, Germany
Hana El-Samad, University of California, San Francisco
Mitch Guttman, Caltech
Smita Krishnaswamy, Yale University
Tineke Lenstra, Netherlands Cancer Institute
Elphege Nora, University of California, San Francisco
Francois Spitz, University of Chicago
Jussi Taipale, University of Cambridge, UK

Abstracts should contain only new and unpublished material and must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline.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

This conference will be supported in part by funds provided by: National Institutes of Health.

Pricing:

Academic Package: $1,255
Graduate/PhD Student Package:
$1,050
Corporate Package: $1,610
Academic/Student No-Housing Package: $860
Corporate No-Housing Package: $1,085

Regular packages are all inclusive and cover registration, food, housing, parking, wine-and-cheese party, lobster banquet, etc. No Housing packages include all costs except housing. Full payment is due 4 weeks prior to the meeting.

We have funds to provide partial scholarships for individuals who are US citizens/permanent residents from minority groups under-represented in the life sciences. Please provide justification in writing to and state your financial needs. Preference will be given to those applying who submit abstracts to the meeting. Send email requests to Maureen Morrow

For individuals who are US citizens/permanent residents from minority groups under-represented in the life sciences. Please provide justification in writing to and state your financial needs. Preference will be given to those applying who submit abstracts to the meeting.