Nordic Meeting on Developmental Biology, Stem Cells and Regeneration

Detail of mural by Edgar Pera at MPI for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany; Photo taken by P. Goldmann.


The 3rd Nordic Meeting on Development Stem Cells and Regeneration will be organised as an in person meeting. The meeting is open to everybody and organised jointly by the Swedish Developmental Biology Organisation (SWEDBO), The Finnish Society for Developmental Biology (FSDB), and Scandinavian researchers from Norway and Denmark. The aim of the meeting is to foster interactions between scientists in the Nordic countries and the wider international community.

The programme will run from Wednesday 5th – until Friday 7th October, 2022. It will include keynote lectures and invited presentations, short talks selected from the submitted abstracts, as well as a dynamic poster session. The meeting will be held at Panum Institute, University of Copenhagen.

PLEANARY SPEAKERS: Marianne Bronner (Caltech, USA) and Alexander van Oudenaarden (Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands) 

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS: Mariaceleste Aragona (NNF Center for Stem Cell Medicine, Copenhagen, Denmark), Kerstin Bartscherer (Universität Osnabrück, Osnabrück, Germany), Joshua Brickman (NNF Center for Stem Cell Medicine, Copenhagen, Denmark), Lionel Christiaen (Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology, Norway), Maria Dominguez (CSIC Instituto de Neurociencias, Alicante, Spain), Saida Hadjab (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden), Edouard Hannezo (IST Vienna, Austria), Francois Lallemand (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden), Taija Mäkinen (Uppsala University, Sweden), Andras Simon (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden), Francesca Spagnoli (King’s College London, UK), Juan Vaquerizas (MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences, UK), Sanna Vuoristo (University of Helsinki, Finland) 

TRAVEL GRANTS available from the Nordic Developmental Biology associations to support its early carrier researchers to attend the meeting. See details above.

Registration will open mid June 2022!

ORGANISING COMMITTEE: Ditte Andersen, Elke Ober, Jakub Sedzinski, Palle Serup (Denmark), Pekka Katajisto, Satu Kuure, Sara Wickström (FSDB), Luiza Ghila, Fabian Rentzsch (Norway), Claudio Cantu, Kaska Koltowska, Mattias Mannervik, Ulrika Marklund, Sara Wilson (SWEDBO)