Through the Courses & Workshops Programme, EMBO supports and encourages the sharing of scientific knowledge and skills across all career stages and disciplines in the life sciences. EMBO Courses and Workshops are organised by some of the leading scientists in their fields, and enjoy an excellent reputation throughout the world.
EMBO funds over 90 events attracting more than 11,000 participants every year, making it the largest funder of scientific meetings in Europe. Funding is available for Workshops, Practical Courses, Global Exchange Lecture Courses, EMBO | FEBS Lecture Courses, Keynote Lectures and India | EMBO Symposia.
In addition to providing financial support, EMBO assists organizers with the promotion of the meeting, as well as with the creation of a website with registration system and abstract submission facilities and the design of a poster.
EMBO Workshops are scientific meetings that bring together scientists to present and discuss their latest discoveries.
EMBO Practical Courses offer training in emerging techniques, taught by experts. Practical courses promote the transfer of new methodologies between laboratories.
Travel grants are available to support participants attending an event.