Joint Meetings: Abcam Epigenetics Conference and 14th Asia Epigenome Meeting (AEM) / 3rd Taipei Epigenetics and Chromatin Meeting (TECM)

There are still spaces for the full 3 day meeting including the Abcam Epigenetics Conference.

Final registration deadline: September 13.

Registrations for The 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM only are at full capacity. Please contact the Abcam Events Team to sign up for the waiting list.

Venue       Academia Sinica, Taipei

Date          October 16 - 18, 2019   
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Summary​​
The Asia Epigenome Meeting is an annual event that rotates throughout the Asia region. It is to engage world leading scientists and outstanding Asia researchers to promote Asia science in the field of epigenetics, in particular, epigenetic regulation in development and disease. Across the three days, starting with the Abcam Epigenetics Conference, there will be discussions on the cutting edge research of epigenetic mechanisms and epigenetic impact in embryonic development, cell differentiation and reprogramming, cancer, aging and neurodegenerative disease, etc. Prizes will be given to the top three posters.

The meeting will be split into the Abcam Epigenetics Conference taking place on October 16 followed by the 14th AEM/3rd TECM starting the evening of October 16 and running through to October 18. The Abcam Epigenetics Conference includes a registration fee.

Discussion topics will include:

  • Histone, RNA and DNA modification
  • Chromatin dynamics
  • X inactivation
  • Epigenetics and disease
  • Non-coding RNA
  • Epigenetics in embryo, stem cell and reprogramming

Abcam Epigenetics Conference
(Wednesday, October 16)

Confirmed Speakers

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​​​​Registration

​​The registration fee includes:

  • ​​Attendance to the conference scientific sessions on October 16
  • This registration includes automatic registration for the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM on October 16 (4pm) running through to October 18
  • Conference materials 
  • Refreshments and lunches during the conference
  • * The 'Taipei' rates are only available to people who work/live in Taipei. People who do not work/live in Taipei should register at the 'delegate' or student' rate.​

** All rates are shown and charged in US dollar. 


Early bird (before June 30)Standard (before August 31)

Late

(before Sept 13)

Delegate$575$675$775
Student$375$475$575
Delegate - local (Taipei)*$295$395$495
Student - local (Taipei)*$100$150$395
Confirmation note: All registered attendees will receive an email confirmation from events@abcam.com within 48 hours of registering. If you do not receive this confirmation, please contact the Abcam Events Team to confirm your registration.


The 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM  
(Wednesday, October 16 - Friday, October 18)

Sponsors 

  • Academia Sinica, Taipei
  • Taiwan Ministry of Science and Technology
  • Taiwan Society for Stem Cell Research
  • Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou
  • National Yang-Ming University Cancer Progression Research Center
  • Life Star International Limited
  • The Chinese Society of Cell and Molecular Biology

Confirmed Speakers

​​​​​​​​​Registration

Registrations for The 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM only are at full capacity. Please contact the Abcam Events Team to sign up for the waiting list.

This meeting is free to attend, however you are still required to register in advance.

The registration includes:​

  • Attendance to the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM scientific sessions only (Abcam Epigentics Conference not included)
  • 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM materials only
  • Refreshments and lunches during the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM only

Confirmation note: All registered attendees will receive an email confirmation from events@abcam.com within 48 hours of registering. If you do not receive this confirmation, please contact the Abcam Events Team to confirm your registration.

Scientific organizers

Local organizing committee

Talk and poster abstracts

  • Talk submission deadline: Closed
  • Poster submission deadline: Closed

Download abstract guidelines

Program

​​Abcam Epigenetics Conference:
Start: October 16, 2019 - 9:00am    Finish: October 16, 2019 - 4:00pm

The 14th AEM / 3rd TECM:
Start: October 16, 2019 - 4.00pm    Finish: October 18, 2019 - 5.00pm

*Note, these times are provisional and are subject to change.

Venue

Both conferences will take place at the International Conference Hall, ​Humanities/Social Sciences Building at Academia Sinica in Taipei.

  • Address: No. 128, Section 2, Academia Rd, Nangang District, Taipei City, 11529.

Accommodation
See list below for hotels offering discounted rates to conference attendees (arranged by taxi time). To reserve a room, please contact Mr. Ming-Lun Kang​ at Academia Sinica.

* Note, direct bookings by delegates with the hotels will not be eligible for discounted rates.

*Important Note*
Abcam does not have an affiliated hotel agency for this event. Please be careful of direct approaches from companies offering hotel reservations for thi event. Reservations made by unaffiliated organizations may appear to be for lower rates, however they may be illegitimate. have unreasonable cancelation or change penalties, or be completely non-refundable. Please be aware of, and report any unauthorized solicitation to Abcam.

​Terms and conditions

  • ​​Delegates are advised to ensure they have the required visa for nationals of their country, plus adequate travel insurance to cover their attendance of the conference in case of incident, or cancellation due to circumstances beyond Abcam's control.
  • All fees payable to Abcam are non-refundable.

Frequently asked questions

  • ​​Do I need to register for the Abcam epigenetics conference and 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM separately?
    If you register for the Abcam  Epigenetics Conference you will automatically be registered for the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM. If you wish to register for only the 14th AEM/ 3rd TECM, you will need to register through the separate booking link provided.
  • ​How can I submit an abstract?​
    Abstracts can be submitted through the online registration process.
  • What happens if I've registered but cannot attend?
    Substitute delegates can be nominated at any time by contacting the Abcam Events Team.
  • Do I need insurance? 
    As before any travel, delegates are strongly advised to ensure they have adequate medical and travel insurance.
  • What do I need to get into Taipei?
    Please ensure you have an up-to-date passport before booking travel and are aware of any visa requirements which may be in operation for nations of your country.
  • Are there exhibition and/or sponsorship opportunities?
    Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities are available for this conference. If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting, please email the Abcam Events Team for more information.

​​Have a question?

Please contact the Abcam Events Team.



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