The Life Science PhD Meeting Innsbruck 2017 was on the 18th and 19th of April, 2017 at the Center of Chemistry and Biomedicine (CCB) in Innsbruck (venue).

Pictures from the meeting





The event featured:

3 outstanding plenary speakers

24 short presentations selected from the submitted abstracts

a “Careers in Industry” Workshop

a smashing party

Plenty of pictures taken


Plenary speakers:

  • Prof. Catherina Becker from the University of Edinburgh (Successful regeneration of the spinal cord)
  • Prof. Jörg Köhl from the University of Lübeck (Complement controls glucosylceramide accumulation and tissue inflammation in Gaucher disease)
  • Prof. Arnoud Sonnenberg form the Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam (Molecular basis of cell adhesion to the extracellular matrix)
  • Prof. Julia von Blume from the Max-Planck-Institute of Biochemistry, Martinsried (Cargo sorting during protein secretion) cancelled due to illness


The program of the meeting can still be found here.

Poster format was A0 (or smaller) in portrait format.

Please write to if you have any questions.


We are very happy that so many of you joined us at the Life Science PhD Meeting Innsbruck 2017! We hope you enjoyed it as much as we did!


Life Science PhD Meeting 2017