This first edition of Life will take place on 28 and 29 May 2019. The programme consists of plenary sessions with keynote speakers, five parallel tracks, poster sessions, other elements to promote interaction and improve skills and a social programme.

Several internationally renowned speakers have already confirmed their contributions: Ottoline Leyser (plant development, keynote), Iain Couzin (collective behaviour, keynote), Sigal Ben Yehuda (communication between bacteria), Wolf Reik (epigenetic reprogramming) and Hans Clevers (communication of stem cells in the intestine). Other speakers will soon be announced. For each of the 5 tracks and posterssessions junior and senior researchers are invited to submit abstracts.


Marileen Dogterom

Louise Vet

David Reznick

Angela Douglas

Duncan Odom