Important Dates

October 4
Abstract Submission and Registration Open
November 7
Workshop Application Deadline
November 15
Abstract Submission Deadline
December 21
Larry Sandler Award Application Deadline
December 31
Poster Abstract Deadline
January 10
Early Registration Deadline
February 1
Late Abstract Submission Deadline
March 5
Hotel Reservation Deadline
March 12
Poster Invite Deadline
March 20
Advance Registration Deadline
March 25
GENETICS Peer Review Workshop signup

Meeting Organizers

Michael Buszczak, Chair
Rachel Cox
Helmut Kramer
Harmit Malik

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Conference Overview

Exhibit Space License Agreement


Service Kit

Dallas, TX

Conference dates
March 27-31, 2019

Exhibit dates
March 27-30, 2019

Expected attendance

Innovative community with buying power

Reach leaders at the cutting edge of biology and biomedical research by expanding your visibility to the Drosophila research community. This constantly innovating group consistently drives new technology development, forecasts trends, and provides insights central to the biology of all organisms, including humans.

Established forum

The Annual Drosophila Research Conference is the largest gathering of the international fly community. Running annually for 60 years, this proven platform is expected to attract more than 1,500 attendees in 2019.

Flexible opportunities

The conference format features not only oral and poster sessions, but attendee-organized workshops on emerging themes, along with a wide range of professional development, networking, and community events that are available to sponsor. To maximize exhibitor visibility, the exhibition hall will house the opening reception, exhibits, and the popular poster sessions. There are also a range of sponsorship and advertising opportunities.

Top-notch research

High-profile invited speakers and up-and-coming early career scientists present on a wide variety of topics and techniques, including:
Cell stress and cell death | Immunity and the microbiome |Evolution | Stem cells, regeneration and tissue injury | Reproduction and gametogenesis | Regulation of gene expression | Chromatin, epigenetics and genomics | Patterning, morphogenesis and organogenesis | Signal transduction | Cell biology: cytoskeleton, organelles and trafficking | Cell division and cell growth | Physiology, metabolism and aging | Neural development and physiology | Neural circuits and behavior  |Models of human disease  | Techniques & Technology | Educational Initiatives

Questions? Contact Suzy Brown to discuss how we can help you connect with our community—your customers.