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Cryo-EM Symposium

We're delighted to announce the 6th Annual Austrian Cryo-EM (ACE) Symposium, collaboratively organized by the Vienna Biocenter and the Institute of Science and Technology Austria (ISTA).

This year's symposium aims to explore and celebrate the latest advancements in Cryo-EM research and its impact on biological studies. Our line-up includes international experts, insightful sessions and an interactive poster session. The symposium is embedded into the Vienna cryo EM autum school an opportunity to deepen your understanding in this technique.

Join us as we delve into the future of Cryo-EM, fostering collaboration and inspiring new ideas. We look forward to welcoming you at this year's Austrian Cryo-EM Symposium and Cryo-EM Autumn school.
(Symposium can be joined without joining the autumn school)

The Symposium is taking place on November 23-24, 2023 at the IMP in Vienna. The event will be held in person.

Online Registration

Registration Deadline: 25th October 2023
Participants have the possibility to present a poster and from the submitted abstracts speakers will be selected.

This year's speakers are:

Ana Casanal (Human Technopole, Milan, IT)
Michael Grange (Rosalind Franklin Institute, Oxford, UK)
Sebastian Klinge (Rockefeller University, New York, USA)
Alicia Michael (Biozentrum, Basel CH/IST Austria, AT)
Arne Moeller (University of Osnabrück, DE)
Clemens Plaschka (IMP, Vienna, AT)
Dong Si (University of Washington Bothell, USA)
Guilia Zanetti (Birkbeck College, London, UK)
Tzviya Zeev-Ben Mordehai (Utrecht University, NL)

Registration fee:
100 Euro for PhDs/Postdocs Academic
200 Euro Group Leaders/Academic
300 Euro for Industry

Organizing Committee:

Carrie Bernecky (ISTA)
David Haselbach (IMP)
Thomas Heuser (VBCF)
Clemens Plaschka (IMP)
Florian Schur (ISTA)

The Cryo-EM Autumn School is taking place on November 18-26, 2023 at the IMP in Vienna. The event will be held in person.

Online Registration

Registration Deadline: 22nd September 2023

Participants have the possibility to apply for the autumn school as we have only limited space available.

This year's instructors are:

Carrie Bernecky, IST Austria
Tom Dendooven LMB, Cambridge, UK 
George Ghanim, LMB, Cambridge, UK
David Haselbach, IMP, Austria
Thomas Heuser, VBCF, Austria
Thomas Juffmann, MPL, Austria
Clemens Plaschka, IMP, Austria
Christopher Russo, MRC-LMB, UK
Florian Schur, IST Austria

Registration fee:
400 Euro for  Academic
1200 Euro for Industry

School Programme

November 18th:  Sample preparation single particle EM – lecture and practical 
November 19th: Sample preparation electron tomography – lecture and practical 
November 20th: Electron Microscopy – lecture and practical 
November 21st: Image processing I (Single particle processing) – Lecture and practical
November 22nd: Image processing II (Dynamics and Heterogeneity) – Lecture and practical 
November 23rd morning: Image processing III (Tomography) – Lecture 
November 23rd afternoon: Symposium
November 24th: Symposium 
November 25: Image processing IV (Sub Tomogram averaging)
November 26th: Model Building -  Lecture and Practical


We have arranged a special conference rate at the Hotel Doppio

Hotel Doppio
Rennweg 99 / Rinnböckstraße 1
1030 Vienna

Price: € 105 per night (single), including breakfast.

To take advantage of the special offer please go to the following site:

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