The annual meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution was hosted in Vienna from July 12th to the 16th, 2015. The venue for the meeting was the Hofburg Palace, a former royal residence in the heart of Vienna.

More than 1450 participants from 44 nations attended the 16th SMBE meeting. The congress featured 4 plenary sessions, 29 parallel symposia, 343 speakers and 5 dedicated poster sessions with 750 poster contributions.

We thank all speakers, contributors and participants - and everyone who twittered about #SMBE15!

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Important dates

2014 Sept call for symposia

2014 Dec 10 call for abstracts, early bird registration opens

2015 Feb 8 abstract submission for oral presentation closes

2015 March 1 early bird registration closes

2015 Mar 29 abstract submission for poster presentation closes

2015 May 10 deadline for delegates to be included in abstract book

2015 June 21 online registration closes

2015 July 12-16 CONGRESS

2015 meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution / SMBE2015 | Universitätsring 1  | 1010 Wien