More than 30 scientists from the Planck Society of Germany and Argentina will present topics that are at the forefront of the biological sciences. Postgraduate academic and outreach scientific activity of the Biomedicine Research Institute of Buenos Aires - CONICET - Partner Institute of the Max Planck Society (IBioBA-MPSP) in the frame of the FOCEM-Mercosur Biomedicine project.

Registration for the Symposium is closed due to the high demand

Rudolf Amann • Adam Antebi • Elizabeth Binder • Nicole Dubilier • David Fitzpatrick • Helmut Grubmüller • Bill Hansson • Moritz Helmstaedter • Reinhard Jahn • Regine Kahmann • Stefan Kaufmann • Benjamin Kaupp • Andrei Lupas • Matthias Mann • Stefan Raunser • Werner Seeger • Holger Stark • Detlef Weigel • Martin Wikelski.
Public lecture
Emmanuelle Charpentier.
Cecilia Bouzat • Fernanda Ceriani • Raquel Chan • Marisa Colombo • Sandra Díaz • Belén Elgoyhen • Andrea Gamarnik • Emilio Kropff • Fernando Locatelli • Diego de Mendoza • Jorge Muschietti • Fernando Stefani.

Registration - Closed
The registration to the Simposyum is free. In order to complete the process, please fill the registration form and send it attached by mail to Registration will close when the capacity of the Auditorium is reached.

A space for poster presentations will be available during the Symposium, in which students and Postdocs will present their works. Those interested in making a presentation must register with deadline August 13th, attaching title, authors an abstract with no more than 300 words, along with the registration form.
deadline for applying: August 13th

Requirements to be eligible to apply for scholarships to attend the Symposium Frontiers in Bioscience 3:
  • PhD students or Postdocs in biological/biomedical or related sciences at a Research Institute or a university (no BA area) from Argentina or in a country of the Mercosur.
  • Present poster at the symposium.
  • Complete the registration to participate in the symposium.
  • Submit CV and a brief letter of intent specifying the reasons for applying for the grant, along with the registration form to

  • The Grant only covers transport costs and accommodation. The availability of resources for grants is limited, presentations of topics related to those of the Symposium will be prioritized.

    Scientific coordination: Eduardo Arzt and Herbert Jäckle

    17 to 19 September 2018
    Auditorium Polo Científico y Tecnológico.
    Godoy Cruz 2270, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires