The 11 th European Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology (ECMTB 2018) will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, from 23 to 27 July, 2018. This is to remind you that Abstract Submission for Contributed Talks and Posters closes on 20 February 2018. The template for abstract preparation is available here.

The ECMTB 2018 Organizing Committee is setting up a Mentorship Program to facilitate research and career interactions between junior and senior scientists attending the meeting. Participants of ECMTB 2018 can sign up to be part of the mentorship program, either as a mentee, a mentor, or both. If you wish to participate in the Mentorship Program at ECMTB 2018, please fill in the REGISTRATION FORM not later than May 10th, 2018. You can find more information about the ECMTB 2018 Mentorship Program  here.

We invite all Professors, researchers and students interested in Mathematical and Theoretical Biology and its applications to join us on this exciting conference!

With our best regards,

Maíra Aguiar (Conference Chair)
Carlos Braumann (Conference Chair)
Nico Stollenwerk (Conference Chair)


About the conference

The 11th European Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology (ECMTB 2018) will be a main event of the YEAR OF MATHEMATICAL BIOLOGY (YMB;, set up by European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology (ESMTB) and the European Mathematical Society (EMS). For that reason, ECMTB 2018 will, for the first time, be a joint ESMTB-EMS conference and will be co-organized by SPM (Portuguese Mathematical Society). The venue is the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Lisbon and its research centre CMAF-CIO will host the event.

Registrations are now open on the Conference webpage


Abstract submission for contributed talks and posters are now open!
Deadline: February 20, 2018
Acceptance Notification: April 2, 2018

Payment of registration fees:

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