Cytoskeleton: mechanical coupling from plasma membrane to nucleus
European Cytoskeletal Forum Meeting 2017 and FEBS Advanced lecture course


Application is closed!

The number of participants is limited to 120, and will be chosen primarily based on the submitted abstracts and short CVs.

Deadline for applications is April 10th (CLOSED)

Deadline for the application with an YTF travel grant is March 15th (CLOSED)

Applicants for the YTF grants (MORE INFO AT: YTF travel grants) will be notified of the outcome by the end of March with the instructions on how to proceed. PLEASE CHECK CAREFULLY THE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA!

All other applicants will be contacted latest on April 17th by email, and must confirm their attendance by 24th of April.

Registration fees:

All-inclusive registration fee is 700 €, and covers accommodation in Hotel Rantapuisto (4 nights in shared double rooms), all meals and social program.

Please contact the organizers ( prior to the application for information on other packages, such as single rooms or if no accommodation is needed.

Application instructions:

  1. Click on the link for Application for the meeting
  2. Fill in the form
  3. In the other info box, please write:
    • If you have discussed with the organizers of alternative meeting packages
    • If you are not submitting an abstract, specify here clearly, why you should still be considered for the meeting
    • Any other information that the organizers should take into account, when selecting the participants
  4. Check the box that says "I want to send an attachment/attachments" and click submit
  5. Attach an abstract and short CV (max two pages) in pdf formats by first choosing the file and then uploading it.
    • Abstract should contain title, authors (with the one presenting the data clearly indicated) and body text of maximum 300 words
    • Please note that selection of participants will be primarily based on these documents. If you do not wish to submit an abstract, please indicate in the space provided, why you should be selected for the meeting
  6. Submit data
    • The system sends an automated response of the receipt of the application and redirects you back to the ECF2017 webpage
    • You will be notified in April of the outcome of the application by email