6th International Workshop on Insect Transgenesis
Shanghai, P.R. China, May 21-25, 2013
This is a reminder to register for the 6th International Workshop on Insect Transgenesis to be held at the Pine City Hotel in Shanghai, P.R. China from May 21-25, 2013. If you are planning on attending, please register at the website as soon as possible to hold your place – with registration payment and abstract submission required by the March 31st deadline.
We also welcome reports on insect genomics, especially functional genomics, that have the potential to be tested by or used for transgenesis research. The workshop format is somewhat informal with time for extended discussions and reports of work in progress.
Please visit the website at http://iwit2013.csp.escience.cn for more detailed information regarding the program, registration, abstracts, lodging and visas. Register at the ‘Registration’ link and you will then be able to sign-in at any time (at the ‘Payment’ link) for registration fee payment, abstract submission, hotel reservations and further information.
Contact us at any time for more information by responding to this email.
Please note the following important dates and information:
Deadline for Registration fee: March 31th, 2013 ($350 USD; including meals)
Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: March 31th, 2013
Venue: Pine City Hotel, Shanghai (approx. $75 single; $85/night double)
Visas: Registration payment required for Chinese Visa invitation
Invited Speakers (accepted):
Dr. Luke Alphey, Oxitec Limited, UK
Dr. Peter Atkinson, University of California, Riverside, USA
Dr. Andrea Crisanti, Imperial College London, UK
Dr. Alfred Handler, USDA-ARS, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Dr. Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
Dr. Giuseppe Saccone, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Dr. Kongming Wu, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, PRC
We look forward to seeing you in Shanghai!