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7th Annual Meeting of iGE3

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 • 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
CMU - Room B04.2222 - Building B, 4th floor
Geneva

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required.

Program, registration:

Meeting 2018 website

Event ID: meeting_2018
Registration deadline: Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Organization:

Emi Nagoshi and Denis Jabaudon

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6th iGE3 PhD Salary Awards

For graduate students working in the laboratories of iGE3 faculty members.

We are happy to announce the 6th round of the iGE3 PhD Salary Awards. Similar to the past five years, these stipends will be given competitively to graduate students working in the laboratories of iGE3 members, for projects with a strong genetics or genomics component.

The graduate students have to be in the 2nd or 3rd year of their studies, and the salary awards will be provided for 2 years, non-renewable. The final selection will be made by an external (non-UNIGE) advisory board. The stipends should be acknowledged in publications as iGE3 PhD Student Awards.

Please note:

  • up to 4 PhD awards should be given in this 6th round of the doctoral training support;
  • one application per laboratory will be accepted per call;
  • students from laboratories with awardees from 2017 are not eligible, i.e. lab of Dr Currat, Profs Gotta, Herrera, Martinou, Ulm and Zdobnov;
  • the announcement of the final selection will be made by Monday, October 15, 2018;
  • the successful applicants will present their project at the 7th iGE3 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, November 13, 2018;
  • the contracts will start on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

The application must be completed online. Please follow this address.

PhD Awards website

Application deadline: Sunday, September 2, 2018

Further information: Nadia.Fraefel@unige.ch

The iGE3 Executive Board (D. Shore, E.T. Dermitzakis, D. Duboule, D. Picard, W. Reith)

! Registration is closed !

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New director for iGE3 - David Shore

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We are pleased to welcome Prof. David Shore as the new director of iGE3.

David Shore is a professor at the Department of Molecular Biology of the Faculty of Science. He has been appointed to his position of iGE3 director since October 1, 2017, in replacement of Prof. Stylianos Antonarakis who retired from the Department of Genetic Medicine and Development of the Faculty of Medicine.

We wish David Shore every success in his new responsibilities within iGE3 !

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6th Annual Meeting of iGE3

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 • 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Uni Dufour - Auditorium U300
Geneva

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required.

Program, registration:

Meeting 2017 website

Event ID: meeting_2017
New registration deadline: Saturday, November 4, 2017 - Noon

Organization:

Marguerite Neerman-Arbez and Alicia Sanchez-Mazas

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Leçon d'adieu - Prof. Stylianos E. Antonarakis

Le génome et la logique de médecine

Stylianos Antonarakis portrait

Conférence du Prof. Stylianos Antonarakis, ancien directeur d’iGE3, retiré de ses fonctions de directeur du Département de Médecine Génétique et Développement de la Faculté de Médecine le 1er octobre 2017.

Jeudi 2 novembre 2017 - 12 h 30
CMU – Auditoire Alex-F. Müller / A250, 2ème étage

  • Conférence publique suivie d’un apéritif
  • Entrée libre
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5th iGE3 PhD Salary Awards

For graduate students working in the laboratories of iGE3 faculty members.

We are happy to announce the 5th round of the iGE3 PhD Salary Awards. Similar to the past four years, these stipends will be given competitively to graduate students working in the laboratories of iGE3 members, for projects with a strong genetics or genomics component.

The graduate students have to be in the 2nd or 3rd year of their studies, and the salary awards will be provided for 2 years, non-renewable. The final selection will be made by an external (non-UNIGE) advisory board. The stipends should be acknowledged in publications as iGE3 PhD Student Awards.

Please note:

  • up to 6 PhD awards should be given in this 5th round of the doctoral training support;
  • one application per laboratory will be accepted per call;
  • students from laboratories with awardees from last year are not eligible, i.e. lab of Profs Galliot, Jabaudon, Steiner and Trajkovski;
  • the announcement of the final selection will be made by Monday, October 16, 2017;
  • the successful applicants will present their project at the 6th iGE3 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, November 7, 2017;
  • the contracts will start on Friday, December 1, 2017.

The application must be completed online. Please follow this address.

PhD Awards website

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Application deadline: Sunday, September 3, 2017

Further information: Nadia.Fraefel@unige.ch

The iGE3 Executive Board (S.E. Antonarakis, E.T. Dermitzakis, D. Duboule, D. Picard, W. Reith)

! Registration is closed !

Human genetics concept

50 years of human genetics

Symposium in honor of Prof. Stylianos E. Antonarakis

Stylianos Antonarakis portrait

This one-day symposium is organized at the Campus Biotech in Geneva in honour of Prof. Stylianos Antonarakis, iGE3 director, who will be retiring from his position of chair of the Department of Genetic Medicine and Development of the University of Geneva on 1st October 2017.

Friday, September 15, 2017 – 8 h 50
Campus Biotech
9, chemin des Mines
1202 Geneva

  • Registration is required.
  • Registration deadline: August 28, 2017
  • Organisation: Emmanouil Dermitzakis, Alexandre Reymond
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5th Annual Meeting of iGE3

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 • 9:30 AM - 6:45 PM
Campus Biotech - Auditorium
Geneva

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required.

Program, registration:

Meeting 2016 website

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Event ID: meeting_2016
New registration deadline: Friday, November 4, 2016 – Evening

Organization:

Martine Collart and Thanos Halazonetis

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4th iGE3 PhD Salary Awards

For graduate students working in the laboratories of iGE3 faculty members

We are happy to announce the 4th round of the iGE3 PhD Salary Awards. Similar to the past three years, these stipends will be given competitively to graduate students working in the laboratories of iGE3 members, for projects with a strong genetics or genomics component.

The graduate students have to be in the 2nd or 3rd year of their studies, and the salary awards will be provided for 2 years, non-renewable. The final selection will be made by an external (non-UNIGE) advisory board. The stipends should be acknowledged in publications as iGE3 PhD Student Awards.

Please note:

  • up to 4 PhD awards could be given in this 4th round of the doctoral training support;
  • one application per laboratory will be accepted per call;
  • students from laboratories with awardees from last year are not eligible, i.e. lab of Profs Loewith, Milinkovitch, Montoya-Burgos, Murr, Riezman, Rodriguez and Zdobnov;
  • the announcement of the final selection will be made by Monday, October 17, 2016;
  • the successful applicants will present their project at the 5th iGE3 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, November 8, 2016;
  • the contracts will start on Thursday, December 1, 2016.

The application must be completed online. Please follow this address:

PhD Awards website

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Application deadline: Sunday, September 4, 2016

Further information: Nadia.Fraefel@unige.ch

The iGE3 Executive Board (S.E. Antonarakis, E.T. Dermitzakis, D. Duboule, D. Picard, W. Reith)

! Registration is closed !

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iGE3 seminar - José Luis Gómez-Skarmeta

Gene regulation dynamics and chromatin architecture during development and evolution

 
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Prof. José Luis Gómez-Skarmeta
Centro Andaluz de Biología del Desarrollo
CSIC / Universidad Pablo de Olavide
Sevilla, Spain

Monday, April 11, 2016 – 12 h 15
Sciences III – Auditorium 1S059

Host: Denis Duboule