2019 EDBC

European Developmental Biology Congress, Alicante, Spain, 23-26 October 2019

This congress has the support of the main European Societies (including SPBD!) and aims to stimulate excellence and exchange in Developmental Biology and to promote this area of research in the European context.

NEW deadline for abstract submission: 30 June 2019  |  Deadline for early registration: 31 July 2019  |  More information here

IMPORTANT: Financial support for SPBD members

The European Developmental Biology Congress (EDBC) will take place in Alicante in October (23-26), and will be the highest point in our calendar this year.  Given the importance of this meeting and to encourage everyone´s participation, the SPBD board decided to provide financial support to SPBD members presenting an abstract at EDBC as follows:

  1. The SPBD will provide a 200 Eur subsidy to each postdoc and PhD student (with membership fees up to date), up to a maximum of 15 participants. 
  2. To apply, please send your abstract and CV in one single PDF file to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (with “EDBC” as subject) no later than July 20th.
  3. The SPBD will confirm the decision about funding in the following days, on time for the early registration deadline (July 31st).
  4. The financial support awarded by SPBD will be made available by bank transfer directly to the SPBD member, after the congress

Please note that abstract submission deadline has been EXTENDED until 30 June!