NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2020.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

All programs are subject to change. Check this site for updates.


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Twitter hashtag for this meeting: #KSsinglecell

Single Cell Biology: Pushing New Frontiers in the Life Sciences (F1)

Scientific Organizers: Charles Ansong, Nikolaus Rajewsky and Massimiliano Pagani


May 4—8, 2020

Firenze Fiera-Palazzo dei Congressi, Florence, Italy


Organized in collaboration with the Menarini International Foundation

Sponsored by Cell Research


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 5, 2020 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 4, 2020 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-F1 "Single Cell Biology: Pushing New Frontiers in the Life Sciences" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On January 8, 2020 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 8, 2020 until February 5, 2020 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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January 8, 2020 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 4, 2020 945.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 4, 2020 1145.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 4, 2020 720.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 4, 2020 920.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
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Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 8, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is February 5, 2020)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


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Scholarship Deadline: January 8, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: February 5, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is January 8, 2020)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 4, 2020

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 945.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 720.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1145.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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About Firenze Fiera-Palazzo dei Congressi

Firenze Fiera-Palazzo dei Congressi
Firenze Fiera-Palazzo dei Congressi
Piazza Adua, 1
Florence, 50123
Italy
Fax: +39 055 4973237
info@firenzefiera.it
www.firenzefiera.it
Elevation: 164 ' (50m)


A historical venue for the main events of the meeting & incentive industry for Florence and central Italy, Palazzo dei Congressi is hosted inside the 19th century Villa Vittoria. This building boasts a prestigious congress hall, the Florence Auditorium, opened in 1969, with an overall capacity of 1,000 seats, and 920 sq m of annexed area available for exhibitions. The various meeting halls for 50, 80 (Sala Onice) and 200 people (Sala Verde), all equipped with the latest and most advanced comforts and technical solutions, such as the 4th-generation Wi-Fi system, offering to all participants a safe and high-density connectivity, and a complete range of customised services.





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