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The Gordon Research Conferences provide an international forum for the presentation and discussion of frontier research in the biological, chemical, physical and engineering sciences and their interfaces.

 

Secure your spot at the frontiers of science, apply today for one of over 400 Gordon Research Conferences and Seminars in 2023!

 

COVID-19 Update for 2023 Conferences from the GRC Board of Trustees as of October 2022

  • Masks and vaccination documentation are no longer required but are strongly encouraged.
  • Meals will be served buffet-style in a dining room, but those not comfortable eating in the dining room may take meals to their rooms.
  • Self-testing is encouraged but not mandated, please bring your own test kits and masks with you since they can no longer be provided by the venues or GRC.

Featured Conferences

Mesophotic Coral Reef Ecosystems

Connectivity and Resilience Relative to Shallow Reefs February 19 - 24, 2023

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| February 18 - 19, 2023
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Nanomaterials for Applications in Energy Technology

Advancing Energy Technologies Through Synthesis, Modeling, Characterization and Manufacturing of Nanoscale Materials February 26 - March 3, 2023

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| February 25 - 26, 2023
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Metabolomics and Human Health

Examining the Intersection Between Systemic and Cellular Metabolism and Lifestyle Factors to Understand Health and Disease March 12 - 17, 2023

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| March 11 - 12, 2023
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Chemical and Biological Defense

Novel Applications of Science and Technology to Address Emerging Chemical and Biological Threats March 19 - 24, 2023

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| March 18 - 19, 2023
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Quantum Biology

Emerging Methodologies to Investigate Quantum Effects in Biology March 19 - 24, 2023

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Sex Differences in Immunity

Sex Differences in Immunity in Health and Disease April 2 - 7, 2023

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Functional Genomics of Human Brain Development and Disease

Molecular and Tissue Engineering for Understanding Human Brain in Health and Disease April 2 - 7, 2023

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Stem Cells and Cancer

Strategies for Controlling Development, Tissue Homeostasis and Cancer May 14 - 19, 2023

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| May 13 - 14, 2023
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GRC Connects

GRC Connects is GRC's virtual initiative to connect and collaborate with our communities through cutting edge presentations and discussions during this unprecedented time.

Staying Synchronized during a Global Pandemic
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
12:00PM - 1:30PM ET
Featuring Drs. Frances H. Arnold and Donald Hilvert
 
January 28, 2021
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST
Featuring Drs. Kristi Anseth and Chad Mirkin
March 8, 20211:00 PM - 3:00 PM EST
Featuring Drs. Harry Gray and Richard Eisenberg
April 20, 2021
 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM ET
Connecting through Synapses 
Wednesday, July 7, 2021
11:00AM - 12:30PM ET
Antivirals and Biocatalysis
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
10:00AM - 11:30AM ET
The GRC Power Hour™

GRC has had a longstanding commitment to inclusion and addressing the challenges women and all underrepresented groups face in achieving equity in science. The Power Hour promotes conversations about the barriers to inclusivity within its 400 communities and has been incredibly popular with both men and women, reflecting growing conversations in the sciences about issues including unconscious bias, mentoring and sponsorship, strategies for addressing harassment and inappropriate behavior, and the culture change needed to support the professional growth of all scientists.

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"GRCs are different from other scientific conferences because they stimulate discussion among researchers from industry, academe and government with a wide range of experience from novice to expert."
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"GRCs are different from other scientific conferences because they are organized by members of the community, they emphasize new results and they are structured to provide enough time (free of distractions) to interact meaningfully."
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"I remember my first GRC experience because it was where I really felt like I could present new and risky ideas with a warm reception."
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The Gordon Research Conferences provide an international forum for the presentation and discussion of frontier research in the biological, chemical, physical and engineering sciences and their interfaces.

Gordon Research Conferences (GRC) are:

  • Created by scientists, for scientists
  • Forums to discuss pre-publication research at the forefront of
    your field
  • Informal communities of experts in the field
  • A great opportunity to network with your peers

Gordon Research Seminars (GRS) are:

  • Organized by and for young investigators
  • A way to interact with leaders who may later serve as mentors

Supporting GRC

 

Gordon Research Conferences is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building communities that advance the frontiers of science.

Contributions made to the GRC Frontiers of Science Fund are used to benefit all of GRC’s scientific communities.

Please support Gordon Research Conferences by making a tax-deductible contribution to the GRC Frontiers of Science Fund today.

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