Munich Epigenetic Spotlight 2020

The 4th Munich Epigenetics Spotlight Meeting has a new date!

and goes virtual!

On Monday, November 2nd 2020, Maria Elena Torres-Padilla (Director, IES) and Robert Schneider (Director, IFE) invite fellow researchers to the 4th Munich Epigenetic Spotlight Meeting at the Helmholtz Zentrum München. The meeting is a great opportunity to meet the Munich Epigenetic Community and to discuss recent exciting findings in chromatin biology, histone and DNA/RNA modifications and mechanisms of different epigenetic phenomena. Virtual "Meet-the-Speaker" sessions will be hosted.

This year's keynote speakers are Susan Gasser from the Friedrich-Mischer-Institut in Basel and Bob Roeder from The Rockefeller University in New York City. Next to the keynote speakers,PhD students and Postdocs are cordially invited to present their work in front of the expert audience.


GoTo Meeting


November 2nd 2020 (2:00 pm - 7:00 pm)


Please register here, if you would like to join (mandatory). Registration is free and will be open from now until September 27th 2020.

Abstract Submission:       

If you are a PhD student or Postdoc and you would like to have an oral presentation, please submit an abstract (300 words without title). Four to five speakers will be selected out of all submitted abstracts. You will be informed of the decision approximately 2 weeks after the registration deadline.


The meeting program can be found here in the middle of October. If you have registered, you will get detailed information via mail.


If you have any question, don't hesitate to get in .