3View Users Group Meeting and Symposium

12 March 2014

Satellite meeting to 'From 3D Light to 3D Electron Microscopy'

Summary
3View technology is facilitating imaging of cells and tissues in three dimensions at the ultrastructural level but this newly developing technique remains challenging and under developed. This users group meeting will bring together current 3View users and potential ones for a symposia and round table discussions of this groundbreaking technique. This is a satellite meeting to the Zeiss/VIB sponsored Joint workshop and symposia on correlative microscopy in the life sciences.


Practical

Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Het Pand, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent, Belgium


Posters/talks
There are 2 symposia sessions and participants can present posters or request a 15 minute talk. As spaces in the symposia are very limited session chairs will select the speakers based upon their suitability to appeal to a broad audience from varying scientific backgrounds. Talks stressing the practical issues involved in applying 3View technology will be preferred. A round table discussion with Gatan management and applications specialists will allow for user feedback directly to the company.

Confirmed speakers
Peter Munro, Institute of Ophthalmology, UK
Grahame Kidd, The Lerner Research Institute, US
Tobias Starborg, University of Manchester, UK
Armin Zankel, Institute for Electron Microscopy, Austria
Ilya Belevich, University of Helsinki, Finland
Christopher Peddie, Cancer Research UK, UK
Saskia Lippens, VIB Bio Imaging Core, Belgium

Program

​09:15-11:00 ​Session I
Chair: Eija Jokitalo
​11:00-11:30 ​Coffee break
​11:30-13:25 Session II
​Chair: Tom Deerinck
​13:25-14:15 ​Lunch
​14:15-15:30 3View Users round table discussion


Registration
The meeting is limited to 70 participants on a first come basis, registration is free and lunch will be provided.  



Travel and accomodation