ISBER 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Westin Bayshore Hotel
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
May 15-18, 2012
May 1st, 2012
Hotel Reservations Deadline:
April 13, 2012
Pre-registration has CLOSED. Onsite Registration will be accepted, based on availability, at the ISBER Registration Desk, which is located in the Bayshore Ballroom Foyer (Level One). ISBER Staff will gladly assist you during the following hours:
Tuesday, May 15th, 7:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday, May 16th, 7:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, May 17th, 7:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, May 18th, 7:00am - 2:00pm
Join us in Vancouver!
We invite you to join us for the International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER) 2012 Annual Meeting, May 15-18, 2012 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. This meeting will feature plenary sessions, educational workshops, corporate workshops, contributed papers, poster sessions, and working group discussions. Vendors from around the world will demonstrate the latest products, services, and technology in the field of repository and specimen collection.
The ISBER 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibits will be held at the Westin Bayshore Hotel, conveniently located within close proximity to many historic and modern attractions in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Plan now to attend this premier event in the field of repository and specimen management. Meet with your colleagues from around the world and view the latest technology and equipment in the specimen collection and repository industry!
Session topics are expected to cover the following areas:
• The Evolving Global Research Environment: New Partnerships and Collaborations
• Keeping Step with New Technologies
• Innovative Technologies
• Keeping Step with the Evolving Ethical-Legal Environment
• Ensuring Sustainability in the Face of Global Crises
Accepted abstracts will be published in the April 2012 issue of Biopreservation and Biobanking (BIO), the official journal of ISBER. All meeting attendees will receive the April issue of Biopreservation and Biobanking (BIO).
Marianne Henderson and Daniel Simeon-Dubach
Program Committee Co-Chairs