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  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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Frontiers in Cryo-Electron Microscopy (B1)

Scientific Organizers: Sriram Subramaniam, Nenad Ban, Dorit Hanein and Pamela Williams


February 2—5, 2021

Fairmont Banff Springs, Banff, AB, Canada


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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** Registration opens in January 2020 **



Discounted Abstract Deadline:

*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 )

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline:

*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.

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Abstract Deadline:

*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 )

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 3, 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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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Tuesday, February 2 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Friday, February 5 with a closing plenary session from 14:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Saturday, February 6 in order to fully experience the meeting.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.


WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Speaker to be Announced

09:00—11:15
Large and Dynamic Assemblies
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Nenad Ban, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Ribosomal Assemblies

Coffee Break

Speaker to be Announced

Elena Conti, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
RNA Turnover and Degradation

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Visualization of Cryo-EM Data

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Integrative Structural Biology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Sriram Subramaniam, University of British Columbia, Canada
Cryo-EM in Cancer Biology

Patrick Cramer†, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany
Structures of Transcription Complexes

Natalie Strynadka†, University of British Columbia, Canada
Large Membrane Protein Assemblies

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1


THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Methods Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Jose Rodriguez†, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Micro Electron Diffraction 

Speaker to be Announced

Coffee Break

Paul D. Adams†, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, USA
Model Building and Refinement

Steven Ludtke†, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Tools for Tomography

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Opportunities in Industry for Cryo-EM

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Cellular Tomography
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Daniela Nicastro†, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Cellular Motility

Ohad Medalia, Zurich University, Switzerland
Sub-Volume Averaging

Julia Mahamid†, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Cytoskelatal Structures

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2


FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Drug Discovery
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Pamela Williams, Astex Pharmaceuticals, UK
CryoEM Applications in Industry

Giovanna Scapin†, Merck Research Laboratories, USA
Cryo-EM of Drug Targets

Patrick M. Sexton, Monash University, Australia
GPCR Structure and Drug Interactions

Nieng Yan, Princeton University, USA
Ion Channel Structures

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:00—16:00
Microbial Complexes and Ultrastructure
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Martin Pilhofer, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Cell-Cell Interactions Studied by Cryo-Electron Tomography

Jun Liu†, Yale School of Medicine, USA
Bacterial Membrane Protein Complexes

Elizabeth R. Wright†, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Host-Pathogen Interactions

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—18:45
Correlative Microscopy
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

Dorit Hanein, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute, USA
Regulation of Actin Cytoskeleton

Peijun Zhang, University of Oxford, UK
In situ Structure Study of Virus Infection

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2021

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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