Past Meetings

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ISBER  Meeting




 ISBER 2019 Regional Meeting & Exhibits

Times They Are a Changin’: Biobanks for the Future

 Minneapolis, MN, USA

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ISBER 2019 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
ISBER 20th Anniversary: Honoring Our Past, Celebrating the Present, and Envisioning Our Future
Shanghai, China
May 7-10, 2019

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2ND Biospecimen Research Symposium
Focus on Quality and Standards
Berlin, Germany
February 5-6, 2019


ISBER 2018 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Thinking BIG in TEXAS: Seizing BIG Opportunities in BIOBANKING Through Data, Collaboration and Innovation
Dallas, Texas, USA
May 20-24, 2018

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Biospecimen Research Symposium
Quality Matters
February 27-28, 2018


ISBER 2017 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Due North: Aligning Biobanking Practice with Evolving Evidence and Innovation.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
May 9-12, 2017

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 ISBER 2016 Regional Meeting
Quality Biobanking for Precision Research and Medicine: Overcoming Scientific, Information Technology and Policy Challenges.
Bethesda, MD, USA
November 7-8, 2016

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ISBER 2016 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Breaking Down Walls: Unifying Biobanking Communities to Secure our Sustainability
Berlin, Germany
April 5-8, 2016

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ISBER 2015 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Bridging the Canyon – Connecting Biobank Communities through Innovations in Global Health, Research and Environmental Preservation
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
May 5-9, 2015


ISBER 2014 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Fact not Fantasy: Evidence-Based Biobanking
Orlando, Florida, USA
May 20-24, 2014



ISBER 2013 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Turning the World Upside Down:
Emerging Perspectives on Biorepositories

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
May 5-9, 2013



ISBER 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Keeping Step in an Evolving Global Research Environment:
Biobanking for Now and for the Future

Vancouver, BC, Canada
May 15-18, 2012
2012 IBS Presentations



ISBER 2011 Annual Meeting & Exhibits
Impact and Public Benefits of Biorepositories
Arlington, Virginia, USA
May 15-18, 2011



ISBER 2010 Annual Meeting & Events
Diversity in Biobanking: Embracing Difference,
Harnessing Commonalities

Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
May 11-14, 2010