ASSEMBLE Plus Conference 2021External

Activity Overview

Type: Conference
Start Date: January 18, 2021
End Date: January 29, 2021
Venue: Online
E-mail: georgia [at]

The first ASSEMBLE Plus conference will take place virtually, between 18 and 29 January 2021. The conference, “ASSEMBLE 2021 - Marine biological research at the frontier”, will showcase recent developments in marine biology and ecology;  state-of-the-art technologies available at marine stations and institutes; how to access biological resources and marine research infrastructure; how to improve services provided by marine stations; and, the impact of the services provided on industry and society. In addition, it will provide an opportunity to celebrate the project’s research on genomic observatories, cryobanking marine organisms, functional genomics, instrumentation, and scientific diving.

More information about the conference will be made available soon on To stay up-to-date with the latest information, please register your interest by contacting ASSEMBLE Plus’ Communications Officer, Georgia Bayliss-Brown (georgiaataquatt [dot] ie). You can also follow  updates for this project on Twitter at @ASSEMBLE_Plus.

The keynote speakers for the event are:

Rudolf Amann - Max-Planck-Institut für Marine Mikrobiologie, Germany

Ester Serrão - Centre for Marine Sciences – CCMAR, Portugal

Colin Brownlee - Marine Biological Association, UK

Maria Ina Arnone - Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Italy

Vincent Laudet - Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, Japan


Registration is now open for the event. To register, please visit 

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January 6, 2021 - News - Update or Reminder - Registration now open for ASSEMBLE Plus conference 2021