Young European Investigators Conference at EMBL ATC on June 25, 2020.
2020 will see the prestigious 20,000 EUR Eppendorf Award for Young European Investigators turn 25 years. This will be celebrated with an event welcoming back 16 high-calibre Award Alumni to talk about their science and careers: The Young European Investigators Conference held at the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg, on June 25, 2020.
This free one-day conference is open to all scientists in biomedical research. The scientific program is organized by former winners Simon Boulton (The Francis Crick Institute, United Kingdom) and Óscar Fernández-Capetillo (CNIO, Spain & Karolinska Institute, Sweden). The event includes networking coffee breaks and lunch and a gala buffet in the evening. It will be rounded off with a talk from the newly minted 2020 Award winner.
Jury Chairman Reinhard Jahn: "I am really excited about the meeting which shows that the science done by previous winners of the Eppendorf Young Investigator Award is indeed outstanding!"