Hands-on Course on "Human pluripotent stem cell culture (iPSC/ESC) and neural differentiation" at IMBA 2017 - Registration

The hands-on course on “Human pluripotent stem cell culture (iPSC/ESC) and neural differentiation” is a joint activity of the Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA) and ANA. It will take place as a satellite event of the 15. ANA Meeting on September 26-27, 2017 at the IMBA, Dr. Bohr-Gasse 3, 1030 Vienna, Austria.

ANA Meetings are meant to provide a platform for information exchange primarily within the Austrian Neuroscience Community. We do, however, welcome international participants, in particular for the Hands-on course on Human Stem Cells (iPSC/ESC).

Important information

  • Early registration and abstract submission: from April 15 until June 23, 2017!
  • Late registration and abstract submission: from June 24 until July 31, 2017!
  • A first confirmation who of the early applicants will be accepted will be mailed by June 30! The second confirmation for the late applicants will be mailed by August 10, 2017! Please do not pay the registration fee before being informed that your application has been successful!
  • Late registration will only be accepted if places are still available. Please note that slots for the course will be filled based on the qualification (abstract, CV, motivation letter) of participants. At equal qualification, preference will be given to those who also participate in the ANA meeting
  • Registration includes course materials, coffee breaks, dinner on Tuesday, September 26, and a simple lunch on Wednesday, September 27

Poster session

The program includes a poster session (mandatory).
Poster board dimensions are: Width: 80 cm, height: 120 cm

Registration fees

By June 23, 2017

Students: € 60,-*
Non-students: € 85,-

June 24 - July 31, 2017 (only if slots are still available)

Students: € 80,-*
Non-students: € 105,-

Please note that on-site registration will not be possible. Each application must be accompanied by an abstract, CV and a short letter of motivation.

Note: Payment is due once your application has been accepted. Please DO NOT transfer money before having received the letter of confirmation!


Registration fees

Please select your registration category

Registration includes course materials, coffee breaks, dinner on Tuesday, September 26, and a simple lunch on Wednesday, September 27.

Please note that on-site registration will not be possible!

*Reduced registration fees are applicable to students only. Please show a letter of confirmation by your supervisor when you collect your meeting materials at the registration desk.

If you are not yet an ANA member, you are invited to apply for membership!

Please issue your payment of registration fee to:

Erste Bank der österreichischen Sparkassen AG
account number: 7307853
BLZ: 20111
IBAN: AT972011100007307853

If you issue a payment for several participants, please clearly indicate all participants name in the payment form. Please be aware that your registration will be not be complete until the registration fee has been received!

Upload of materials

  1. Download the submission form
  2. Prepare your submission according to the preformatted submission form: Abstract (1 page), Letter of motivation & CV (1 page). Your entire submission must not exceed 2 pages.
  3. Safe the file as "IMBA_Abstract_CV_Motivation-2017_LASTNAME.docx"
  4. Upload your file
  5. Enter the security code and submit your registration

Abstract policy:

We have two deadlines for abstract submission: For early registration it is June 16, 2017, for late registration it is July 31.  Submitted abstracts will be collected in a PDF file containing all abstracts. Registered participants will receive a link for downloading the abstract book at least two weeks before the meeting.