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The EMBO Meeting offers you a myriad of networking opportunities. You can attend the Meet the Speakers lunches, discuss scientific publishing with the EMBO editors at the EMBO Press booth and of course attend the Welcome drinks and PhDs meet Postdocs party. These are all chances to talk to and exchange ideas with scientists in different fields, from all career stages and in a broad range of careers.

Welcome drinks - Saturday 10 September

20:00 - 21:30 Exhibition Hall. An opportunity to raise a glass, meet friends and colleagues and to network with new acquaintances.

Meet the Speakers' lunch - Sunday, Monday and Tuesday lunch times in the exhibition area, near the EMBO Talking Point

Meet the keynote and plenary speakers. This is an ideal opportunity, especially for students and younger scientists, to meet the speakers and ask questions.

Sunday 13:15 - 14:15 - Anna Di Rienzo, Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz and Ueli Schibler

Monday 13:30 - 14:30 - Richard Benton, Irene Tiemann-Boege and Mathias Uhlén

Tuesday 12:30 - 13:30 - Ruedi Aebersold and Ronald N. Germain

PhD meets Postdoc Party - Sunday 11 September
20:00-23:30 Brasserie Bernstein, Seckenheimer Straße 58, 68165 Mannheim

About a ten minute walk from the conference venue. Collect your welcome drinks voucher from the EMBO Talking Point in the exhibition hall. Places are limited so first come, first served. Organized and hosted by students and postdocs at EMBL Heidelberg.


Meet the EMBO editors - Sunday, Monday and Tuesday

The editorial teams of the four EMBO scientific publications – The EMBO Journal, EMBO reports, Molecular Systems Biology and EMBO Molecular Medicine will be available at the EMBO Press booth in the exhibition hall. An opportunity to discuss your views on science and publishing and for you to find out about the scope and editorial procedures of the journals - more details will follow.