Events & Training

Seattle Cell Science Symposium 2017

Seattle Cell Science Symposium 2017

An open house showcasing Seattle-area cell biology research

Join us for the second annual Seattle Cell Science Symposium, a full-day event showcasing research in the Seattle-area cell biology community.

The Seattle Cell Science Symposium is an event for scientists in our region to share current work with each other through talks and poster sessions. Community engagement and open science are central principles of the Allen Institute for Cell Science, and we look forward to bringing together the community for this inspiring event.

Event highlights include:

  • Presentations from investigators, post-docs and students from research institutions in the Seattle area
  • Research goals and progress at the Allen Institute for Cell Science
  • Dynamic poster session

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Call for Posters

Poster Abstract Submission is now open

We invite the submission of poster proposals that report new scientific developments in the broad field of cellular biology.

The Seattle Cell Science Symposium will feature talks from a variety of Seattle-area institutions. We look forward to including poster presentations from the local cell biology community. There is limited space, so please submit your proposal by the deadline. Late submissions may be considered on a case-by-case basis. 

General Guidelines for Submission

  • Space is limited, please only submit one poster proposal.
  • All material must be the work of the authors listed and appropriately referenced.
  • At least one author of each paper or poster must register and attend the symposium in order to be listed in the conference program as a presenter.

Key Dates

  • Poster proposal submission opens: October 12, 2017
  • Deadline for poster proposal submission: November 17, 2017
  • Poster presenter instructions sent: December 1, 2017
  • Cell Science Symposium: December 11, 2017