SCN and its partners bring experts together to support and advance stem cell research worldwide. Below are some key upcoming conferences.
Till & McCulloch Meetings
When: November 12 – 14, 2018
Where: Ottawa, Ontario (Westin Hotel)
The Till & McCulloch Meetings gather stem cell scientists, clinicians, ethicists and policy-makers from Canada and abroad. The event showcases Canada’s place in the global stem cell ecosystem and provides a tremendous opportunity for stakeholders to network with international peers.
International Society for Cellular Therapy (ISCT) Annual General Meeting
When: May 2 – 5, 2018
Where: Montréal, Quebec (Palais des congrès de Montréal)
The ISCT AGM returns to Canada in 2018. This year in Montréal, ISCT will renew its commitment to its international members and celebrate their global efforts to deliver new cellular therapies to those who need them.
Ontario Institute for Regenerative Medicine (OIRM)
OIRM Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Symposium 2018
When: May 9, 2018
The 4th OIRM symposium spotlights regenerative medicine in Ontario and the province’s capacity to get new therapies from bench to bedside. It welcomes experts in regenerative medicine and cancer research, from scientists and clinicians to representatives in industry, government and non-profits.
2018 BC Regenerative Medicine Research Symposium
When: May 9, 2018
Where: British Columbia (location TBD)
BCRegMed and its partners, including the Stem Cell Network, host this annual symposium to showcase the incredible work the province is doing in the area of regenerative medicine. The symposium provides hundreds of BC scientists and other stakeholders with an opportunity to share their research and innovations.
BIO International Convention
When: June 4 – 7, 2018
Where: Boston, Massachusetts
BIO is billed as The Global Event for Biotechnology. In 2018, BIO celebrates 25 years of innovation in biotechnology such as cell therapy, genomics, nanotechnology and drug discovery.
International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual General Meeting
When: June 20 – 23, 2018
Where: Melbourne, Australia (Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre)
Each year, the international stem cell research and regenerative medicine communities gather at the ISSCR AGM, where they share their recent discoveries and their visions for the future of medicine.
Canadian Science Policy Centre (CSPC) 10th Canadian Science Policy Conference
When: November 7-8, 2018
Where: Ottawa, Ontario (Delta Hotel)
This year, CSPC celebrates a decade of national, non-partisan science policy conferences that cut across all sectors and disciplines. Attendees engage with today’s most pressing concerns in science, technology and innovation policy.