SEB Prague 2020 annual meeting


Deadline: 1 March 2019

SEB Members are invited to submit proposals and funding requests to organise sessions at the SEB 2020 Annual Meeting. Your proposal and funding request will be submitted to the relevant SEB Section (animal, plant, cell, SEB+).

The SEB Annual Meeting takes place over 4 days and a total of 72 half day sessions are being organised for the duration of the meeting.

For each half day session organised, the SEB offers free registration for two invited speakers, as well as up to £500 to assist with invited speaker travel expenses.

Session Topics

The sessions will cover animal, plant and cell biology, as well as educational topics within the umbrella of our SEB+ Section. Session proposals are accepted for Animal, Plant, Cell biology topics and SEB+.

Animal Biology session proposals

The Animal Section will be running four themes and session proposals are welcome for topics within these four themes. We are however happy to receive proposals in any area of the Animal Section Interest Groups as well.

Plant, Cell Biology and SEB+ session proposals

Proposals for Plant, Cell Biology and SEB+ can also be submitted openly.

How to apply

To propose a session and apply for funding, please complete the Annual Meeting Session Proposal Form. Return your form by email to with the subject line "Annual Meeting Session Proposal" by the advertised deadline.

Download session proposal form

Terms and conditions

If your proposal is accepted, a number of Terms and Conditions apply including:

  • You will need to work collaboratively with the SEB in organising the session as follows:
  • - You will be the scientific of the session and therefore you will be responsible for the scientific programme - the SEB will be responsible for the logistics of the meeting including: managing  abstract submission, registrations, advertising and publicity, budget management.
  • After the Annual Meeting you must also send us a write-up on the session

Read the full Terms and Conditions. These are also attached at the end of the application form.

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SEB Seville 2019

Seville, Spain
2 - 5 July 2019
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Raise your profile

"This funding was absolutely invaluable in being able to organise the sessions. Organising these sessions has resulted in significantly raising my profile and direct collaboration between myself and speakers at the sessions.”

- SEB Member -