2023 marks 100-years of the SEB. Find information on all the exciting events and initiatives we had! 

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Letter from the President

Have a look at Professsor Jim Murray's exclusive letter.

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Centenary Calendar

Keep up to date with all the Centenary events and initiatives.

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SEB history

We have 100 years of history! Read about the SEB foundation and some key facts.

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Happy Birthday SEB!

Sign our birthday card.


Mentoring Scheme

To celebrate its centenary year in 2023, the SEB is proud to launch a new one-to-one mentoring scheme for its members.

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Leaders of the Future

A webinar series celebrating past SEB awardees and their work.


Careers and Coffee

To broaden views of careers available in the field of Experimental Biology.


SEB Archive Series

A set of interviews with former Presidents of SEB.

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SEB Journals Initiatives

Check out the initiatives organised by the SEB's five academic journals to celebrate the Centenary of the Society

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Scientists with Impact

These interviews celebrate the scientific achievements of influential researchers and showcase a variety of scientific careers

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Science with Impact Article Collection

To commemorate the Society for Experimental Biology’s (SEB)’s Centenary year, this article collection showcases the impactful research published to date in the society's five academic journals

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Centenary Dinner

Former SEB presidents together with current SEB staff, trustees and partners, and some lucky members will come together for a celebratory and remarkable dinner. 

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Impact Lectures

The SEB is organising exciting public lectures to spread the word about the impact of Experimental Biology on tackling real-world issues. Stay tunned!


Plant Environmental Physiology Group (PEPG) Workshop 2023

Join the PEPG’s Field Techniques Workshop 2023, taking place from 10 to 15 September in Portugal.


Public Engagement Morning at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE)

Join us for an exciting morning of public engagement activities in partnership with the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh!


Centenary Conference

Join us at the Centenary Conference in Edinburgh


SEB Birthday Grant

2023 is the 100 year anniversary for the SEB and we want all our members to celebrate in style. 


Wiki your Science! An Online Edit-a-thon

Free training for creating and updating Wikipedia pages of biologists from historically marginalised communities across history, increasing content and images on experimental biology topics and translating pages to improve accessibility.


Centenary Branding

Download our official SEB Centenary logos, slides templates and banners.


Awards Nomination Task Force

Aiming to improve diversity in bioscience awards.



The Centenary conference will take place at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre The Exchange, 150 Morrison St, Edinburgh EH3 8EE