Society for Developmental Biology 79th Annual Meeting
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago, IL
July 9-13, 2020

Invited Speakers
Ehab Abouheif • Caroline Albertin • Ariel Bazzini • Kim Cooper • Claude Desplan • Stefano Di Talia • Jessica Feldman • Lillian Fritz-Laylin • Jo Handelsman • Brigid Hogan • Guo Huang • Emmitt Jolly • Celina Juliano • Neha Kamat • Raymond E. Keller • Nicole King • Joaquin Letelier • Chris Lowe • Ricardo Mallarino • Natalia Pabon-Mora • Joe Parker • Nicolas Plachta • Manu Prakash • Guillermina Ramirez-San Juan • Robert Reed • Leslie Ries • Minna Roh-Johnson • Priya Shah • Jonathan Stiles • Jared Toettcher • Jean-Phillipe Vielle Calzada • Andrew York • Yaowu Yuan

Presidential Symposium
Development at Multiple Scales: From Single Cells to Ecosystems

Plenary Session I
Visualizing the Agents of Developmental Processes

Plenary Session II
Genotype, Phenotype and Evolution

Special Interest Symposium
Confronting Bias in Scientific Language

Concurrent Sessions
On the Razor’s Edge: Cutting-Edge Tools for Developmental Biology • Endless Forms Most Beautiful: Role of Biodiversity in Developmental Biology • Finding a Partner: Evolution and Origins of Symbiosis • Pattern Formation Across Scales: Theory and Experiments • Regeneration: Bridging the Gap • The Biology of Aging • Seeing is Believing: Imaging Revolution • Developmental Biology and Global Health • Climate Change: Open Problems for Developmental Biologists • Embracing Multiple Scales: Grand Challenges in Developmental Biology • Cells on the Move: Individual and Collective Cell Migration • Organoids: A Window to Developmental Processes

Other Highlights
Hilde Mangold Postdoctoral Symposium • SDB Award Lectures • Education and Technical Workshops • Daytime Poster/Exhibit Sessions • Evening Theme Tables • Morning Tutorials • Satellite Symposia • Best Student (undergraduate and graduate) Poster Competition • Best Postdoctoral Presentation Competition

Last Updated on 02/07/2020