Queenstown Research Week 2024 


Saturday 31 August - Thursday 5 September

Please see below for the 2024 meeting schedule. 

The 34th Annual Queenstown Molecular Biology meeting   

The Queenstown Molecular Biology (QMB) meeting will be a 2-day general science meeting on Mon 2 Sep to Tue 3 Sep. The focus this year will be on "Technologies for a Changing World". The Convenor of the organising committee for 2024 is Dr Björn Oback, AgResearch. 

The 18th New Zealand Medical Sciences Congress 

MedSci 2024 will run from 4pm Sun 1 Sep to Tue 3 Sep. The chief convenors for MedSci for 2024 are Dr Fiona McBryde and Dr David Crossman, University of Auckland.

QMB Satellite Meetings

Saturday 31 August - Sunday 1 September

Convenors: Dr Cherie Blenkiron & Prof Andrew Shelling, Te Aka Mātauranga Matepukupuku/Centre for Cancer Research, University of Auckland 

Mental Health
Convenors: Dr Olivia Harrison and Prof. Bruce Russell, University of Otago

Plant- Microbe Interactions
Convenor: Dr Carl Mesarich, Massey University

Wednesday 4 September - Thursday 5 September

Biomolecular Interactions
Convenors: Dr Michael Edmonds and Dr Vanessa Morris, University of Canterbury

Pathogen Genomics
Convenors: Prof Jemma Geoghegan & Dr Leah Smith, University of Otago, and Dr David Winter, ESR

Synthetic Biology
Convenor: Dr Essie Van Zuylen & Dr Danielle Kok, University of Canterbury


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Key Dates:
Friday 19 July, 2024
QRW Earlybird Registration Deadline
Monday 1 July, 2024
QRW Abstract Submission Deadline
Friday 19 July, 2024
AWCBR Early Bird Registration.
Monday 24 June, 2024
AWCBR Abstract Submission Deadline
Friday 5 July, 2024
Major Awards Application Deadline
Friday 23 August, 2024
Registrations close
QRW Updates: