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Welcome Drinks

Saturday 10 September

20:00 - 21:30

Location: Green Level, Exhibition Hall

An opportunity to raise a glass, meet friends and colleagues and to network with new acquaintances. Included in the registration fee.


Meet the Speaker Lunch

Sunday, Monday & Tuesday

Location: Green Level, Gallery O1

Meet the keynote and plenary speakers. This is an ideal opportunity, especially for students and younger scientists, to meet the speaker faculty and ask questions.

PhD meets Postdoc Party

Sunday 11 September

20:15 - 23:00

Location: Napoleon - der Bier Freihof


Come along to meet PhDs & Postdocs from other institutes and universities. Check whether there are any of the 200 drinks vouchers left by coming to the EMBO Talking Point during The EMBO Meeting

The EMBO Meeting 2009

Speaker Reception

Sunday 11 September

20:15 - 23:00

Location: Central Vienna


This event is by invitation only.

Conference Party

Monday 12 September

Location: Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum) - Burgring 7, 1010 Vienna

Participants are invited to join us for a party on the last evening of the conference to network with their colleagues, plus an opportunity to look around the exhibits at the museum. Tickets can be purchased at a cost of €45 per person when registering or onsite.

External events timed to coincide with The EMBO Meeting 2011

HFSP Alumni Meeting

Friday 9 September

Location: IMP, Dr. Bohr-Gasse 7, 1030 Vienna

HFSP alumni (current and former awardees, members of review committees, Council and Board) are invited to the first HFSP Alumni Meeting to be held in Europe at the Institute of Molecular Pathology, Vienna. Catch up with other members of the HFSP community for presentations, discussion and dinner (start time depends on number of participants).  More info and registration on the HFSP alumni site.

EMBO Fellows Get-Together

Saturday 10 September

from 21:30

Location: Hengl-Haselbrunner, Iglaseegasse 10, 1190 Vienna


All current and past EMBO Long-Term Fellows are invited. An opportunity to reconnect and network with other fellows over dinner and drinks. A bus will transport participants from The EMBO Meeting to the restaurant, a traditional Austrian 'Heuriger'. If you would like to attend please contact Liselott Maidment This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

EMBL Alumni Association Get-Together / Austrian local chapter meeting

Tuesday 13 September

from 17:30

Location: CeMM, Vienna


From 17:30 onwards in the rooftop seminar room of the CeMM.  Participants will be transported by bus from The EMBO Meeting to the CeMM to enjoy a skyline view of Vienna, drinks and fun networking activities. Organisers: Giulio Superti-Furga & Ioannis Legouras. To see who's going so far and for more details, check the Alumni website here.


The images are from similar events at The EMBO Meeting 2010 in Barcelona and The EMBO Meeting 2009 in Amsterdam © Christine Panagiotidis with the exception of the NHM photo & EMBL Alumni Association Logo