Italy, Pisa

7th International Synthetic & Systems Biology Summer School - SSBSS 2020

when 8 June 2020 - 12 June 2020
language English
duration 1 week
credits 8 EC
fee EUR 550

The Synthetic and Systems Biology Summer School (SSBSS) is a full-immersion five-day residential summer school at the Scuola Normale Superiore – Pisa, Tuscany, Italy on cutting-edge advances in systems and synthetic biology with lectures delivered by world-renowned experts. The school provides a stimulating environment for students (from Master students to PhD students), Post-Docs, early career researches, academics and industry leaders. Participants will also have the chance to present their results, and to interact with their peers, in a friendly and constructive environment.

Given the rapidity with which this field moves, it is challenging for both newcomers and experts alike to stay updated with all of the latest advances. The goal of this summer school and workshop is to bring together scientists from academia and industry with diverse but relevant expertise in a setting conducive to discussion of new results and potential collaborative efforts. Invited talks will cover a wide range of topics ranging from fundamental basic science through to applications. Attendees of this workshop will have the opportunity to hear about the latest findings in this fast-paced field and to establish collaborations with scientists who have complementary expertise.

The Summer School will involve a total of 36-40 hours of lectures, according to the academic system the final achievement will be equivalent to 8 ECTS points for the PhD Students and the Master Students attending the summer school; during the summer school the students will tackle homeworks/projects.

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Course leader

JOEL S. BADER, Johns Hopkins University, USA
JEF D. BOEKE, New York University, USA
ANTONINO CATTANEO, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Tuscany, Italy
MASSIMO GULISANO, University of Catania, Italy
GIUSEPPE NICOSIA, Univ

Target group

The school provides a stimulating environment for students (from Master students to PhD students), Post-Docs, early career researches, academics and industry leaders. Participants will also have the chance to present their results, and to interact with their peers, in a friendly and constructive environment.

Course aim

The Synthetic and Systems Biology Summer School (SSBSS) is a full-immersion five-day residential summer school at the Scuola Normale Superiore – Pisa, Tuscany, Italy on cutting-edge advances in systems and synthetic biology with lectures delivered by world-renowned experts

Credits info

8 EC
The Summer School will involve a total of 36-40 hours of lectures, according to the academic system the final achievement will be equivalent to 8 ECTS points for the PhD Students and the Master Students attending the summer school; during the summer school the students will tackle homeworks/projects.

Fee info

EUR 550: The Registration Fee covers all course sessions, poster sessions, oral presentations, tutorials, PayPal service, Wi-Fi Internet Connection and all the scientific activities.
The Registration Fee does not include transportation, accommodation, meals, telephone, laundry and other personal expenses. For the accommodation, meals and transportation see the related accommodation page!