Hosted by C1net (BBSRC-NIBB), this FREE, two-day conference will bring together academic and industrial partners to identify and address key challenges in the study of those organisms able to grow on C1 compounds and commercially exploit them as platforms for chemical manufacture. The programme will include talks from invited speakers from academia and industry, as well as from selected submitted abstracts and will showcase presentations from C1net POC grant winners.
What: Free participation and full board for two nights and two days.
When: 19:00, Monday 21 January- 17:00, Wednesday 23 January 2019
Where: East Midlands Conference Centre and Orchard Hotel, University of Nottingham, University Park campus, Nottingham, NG7 2RJ
Open to C1net members ONLY. So Join today!
Participation and full board are provided free of charge (thanks to BBSRC funding), but, with limitations on funding, attendance will be on successful application only with priority given to presenters.
A limited number of travel bursaries, up to £50 are available for young researchers (in first 5 years of research) on application.
University of Nottingham delegates will be catered for on a day delegate plus conference dinner basis. Accommodation will not be provided.
APPLICATION FORM available soon
Application opens: TBC
Application closes: TBC
Abstract submission deadline: TBC
Elevator pitch deadline: TBC
Talks will be selected from submitted abstracts and should be about 15 minutes long.
All posters will be accepted. The maximum recommended poster size is A0 portrait (90 cm × 120 cm). Velcro tabs will be provided. The presenting author should stand by his/her poster for the whole length of the session.
Pitches are invited to help you find partners for potential projects
Pitches should be 3 minutes with 2 PowerPoint slides (or soap box pitch if you prefer).
Slide 1 – Your name, institute, background and expertise.
Slide 2 – Your interest in C1net and ANY PROJECT IDEAS
You may use our template provided, or your own.