Impact of the Meetings and Courses Programme

ICGEB has been providing excellent opportunities to the international scientific community for direct interaction with forerunners of internationally recognised science since 1988.

Every year the Centre funds and organises over 30 scientific events on cutting-edge topics in the field of Life Sciences, to facilitate interaction between internationally renowned scientists and young researchers from Member States.

Since 2010, the ICGEB has organised or sponsored a total of 191 scientific events with the participation of over 9500 researchers. In 2017 alone, the Programme included organisation/sponsorship of 31 scientific events and participation by over 1300 international scientist, approximaely 465 of whom received financial support.

Funding opportunities from ICGEB are also provided to scientist from Member States to participate in other international events.

In the context of the 2018 Meetings and Courses Programme, over 70 proposals have been received from 21 Member States to organise a meeting at one of the three ICGEB Components, or in Member States.

Students and young scientists from ICGEB Member States also benefit from the opportunity to attend world class international events through additional sponsorship.

Number of Meetings and Courses 2010-2017 and number of participants per year
Countries of origin of particIpants in ICGEB scientific events 2010-2017, number of participants shown n brackets

For further information
Meetings and Courses Office