Five life science Societies from New Zealand and Australia are partnering to deliver a diverse programme – from molecules to organisms, big and small.

Reflecting the breadth and depth of the five partner Societies, indicative session topics will include: computational biology; gene regulation and signal transduction; genetics and genomics; molecular basis of disease; molecular evolution; molecular microbiology; plant biology and biochemistry; and proteins — structure, function and engineering.

A brief programme overview is below for your planning purposes:

 

Monday 22 November

  • Opening Ceremony commences from 12.30pm

  • Plenary and parallel sessions throughout the afternoon

  • Welcome Reception in the evening


Tuesday 23 November

  • Full day of plenary, parallel and poster sessions

  • Free evening to explore Christchurch


Wednesday 24 November 

  • Full day of plenary, parallel and poster sessions

  • Gala dinner in the evening


Thursday 25 November

  • Full day of plenary, parallel and poster sessions

  • Congress concluding in the late afternoon


Friday 26 November

  • Optional post congress tours (additional cost)