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Conference opening

Closing ceremony and presentations

Career development symposium

Taking the next step: Transitioning student and research to Chief Investigator

Dr Brett Williams, ASPS, Queensland Unversity of Technology
Dr Amber Willems-Jones, ASBMB, University of Melbourne

Convenors
 

ASBMB Award presentations

ASBMB award presentations
Plenary Hall 3
Chair(s): Prof Michael Ryan, Monash University, VIC (ASBMB President)

  • Labgear Australia Discovery Science Award

    Prof Joel Mackay, University of Sydney, NSW

  • Eppendorf Edman Award

    Dr Michelle Dunstone, Monash University, VIC

  • Beckman Coulter Education Award

    Dr Giovanna Di Trapani, Griffith University, QLD

  • Bioplatforms Australia Award

    Dr Yit Heng Chooi, University of Western Australia, WA

Award presentations

ASBMB award presentations
Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Prof Michael Ryan, Monash University, VIC (ASBMB President)

  • ASBMB Fred Collins Award

    Dr Stanley Cheng Xie, University of Melbourne

  • ASBMB Fellowships

    Mr Stephen Fairweather, Australian National University

    Dr Sweta Iyer, Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

    Dr Wei Hong Toh, University of Melbourne

  • Long Standing Members of the ASBMB

    Prof Greg Barritt

    Prof Robert Baxter

    Dr Robert Blakeley

    Mr Kenneth Kenrick

    Prof Phillip Nagley

    Prof Chris Parish

    A/Prof Clem Robinson

    Prof Bernard Stewart

    Prof Ian Young

ASPS award presentations
Plaza P4 & P5
Chair(s): Prof John Evans, Australian National University, ACT (ASPS President)

  • ASPS 2015 Functional Plant Biology Best Paper Award

    Dr Diep Ganguly, Australian National University, ACT

Annual General Meetings

Annual General Meetings

ASBMB
Mezzanine M1

ASPS
Plaza P2

ANZSCDB
Mezzanine M2

Conference dinner

Conference cocktail party/dinner

Rydges Rooftop (Level 12)
Rydges Hotel
9 Glenelg Street, Brisbane QLD 4000

Plenary 1 [cancelled]

Plenary 1
PLE-TUE-01: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): A/Prof Joseph Rothnagel, University of Queensland, QLD

Plenary 2

Plenary 2
PLE-TUE-02: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Prof Bostjan Kobe, University of Queensland, QLD

Plenary 3

Plenary 3: Annals of Botany Lecture
PLE-TUE-03: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): A/Prof Rachel Burton, University of Adelaide, SA

Concurrent Symposia 1

Plant microbe interactions
SYM-01: Plaza P4 & P5
Chair(s): Dr Peter Dodds, CSIRO Agriculture & Food, ACT
Prof Michael Djordjevic, Australian National University, ACT

Stem cells and regeneration
SYM-02: Plaza P2
Chair(s): A/Prof Stephen Wood, Griffith University, QLD
Dr Robin Hobbs, Monash University, VIC

Venom and toxins biodiscovery
SYM-03: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Prof Glenn King, University of Queensland, QLD
Dr Eivind Undheim, University of Queensland, QLD

Tissue architecture and cell migration
SYM-04: Mezzanine M2
Chair(s): A/Prof Yeesim Khew-Goodall, Centre for Cancer Biology, SA Pathlogy, SA
Dr Michael Murray, University of Melbourne, VIC

Cell cycle regulation
SYM-05: Mezzanine M1
Chair(s): Prof Brian Gabrielli, University of Queensland, QLD
Dr Andrew Burgess, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, NSW

Education 1
SYM-06: Plaza P3
Chair(s): Prof Gregory Blatch, Victoria University, VIC
Dr Nirma Samarawickrema, Monash University, VIC

Plenary 4–5

Plenary 4: ANZSCDB President's Medal Lecture
PLE-TUE-04: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Prof Sally Dunwoodie, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, NSW (ANZSCDB President)

Plenary 5
PLE-TUE-05: Plaza P4 & P5
Chair(s): Dr Brett Ferguson, University of Queensland, QLD

Concurrent Symposia 2

Abiotic stress and climate change
SYM-07: Plaza P4 & P5
Chair(s): A/Prof Sureshkumar Balasubramanian, Monash University, VIC
A/Prof Rainer Hofmann, Lincoln University, New Zealand

Transcriptional programs in tissue biology
SYM-08: Mezzanine M1
Chair(s): Dr Jens Bunt, University of Queensland, QLD
Dr Liang Zhao, University of Queensland, QLD

Bioinformatics and computational biology
SYM-09: Mezzanine M2
Chair(s): Dr Adam Ewing, Mater Research-University of Queensland, QLD
Prof Melanie Bahlo, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, VIC

Structural biology
SYM-10: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Prof Angel Lopez, Centre for Cancer Biology, SA
Dr Jeff Babon, Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, VIC

Skeletal muscle – a key co-ordinator of health and disease
SYM-11: Plaza P2
Chair(s): Prof David James, University of Sydney, NSW
Dr James Hudson, University of Queensland, QLD

Education 2
SYM-12: Plaza P3
Chair(s): Dr Amber Willems-Jones, University of Melbourne, VIC
A/Prof Terry Piva, RMIT University, VIC

Plenary 6–7

Plenary 6
PLE-WED-06: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Dr Michael Piper, University of Queensland, QLD

Plenary 7
PLE-WED-07: Plaza P4 & P5
Chair(s): Dr Matthew Tucker, University of Adelaide, SA

Plenary 8–9

Plenary 8: ASBMB Lemberg Medal Lecture
PLE-WED-08: Great Hall 1
Chair(s): Prof Michael Ryan, Monash University, VIC (ASBMB President)

Plenary 9: ASPS Peter Goldacre Award Lecture
PLE-WED-09: Plaza P4 & P5
Chair(s): Prof John Evans, Australian National University, ACT (ASPS President)