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Symposium opening times and registration:

Symposium opening times for participants are:
Sunday              22nd of March       1:00 p.m.  to  6:00 p.m.   (for booth setup)
Monday             23rd of March         8:00 a.m.  to  10:00 p.m.
Tuesday           24th of March         8:30 a.m.  to   7:00 p.m.
Wednesday     25th of March         8:30 a.m.  to   7:00 p.m.

Workshop opening times for participants are:
Thursday           26th of March        8:30 a.m.  to   5:00 p.m.
Friday                 27th of March        8:30 a.m.  to   5:00 p.m.

Symposium Talks:
Monday             23rd of March        10:00 a.m.  to  6:00 p.m.
Tuesday           24th of March          8:30 a.m.  to   6:30 p.m.
Wednesday     25th of March         
8:30 a.m.  to   5:00 p.m.
(each talk will be 30 min)

For participants - deadline for abstract submission  -       31st  January 2015
For companies - deadline for shipment of bag items  -    13th  March  2015

Bag items shipment address:
TUM - Lehrstuhl für Physiologie                                Please clearly indicate    "numbers of packages"
Frau Elisabeth Aberl
Weihenstephaner Berg 3                                           Please clearly indicate    "bag items for qPCR & NGS 2015"
D-85354 Freising-Weihenstephan

Deadline for bag inserts is the 13th of March 2015
Items that reach us later cannot be packed in the conference bags!

Booth shipments have to be sent (respectively Pick Up) to the following address:
Foyer Zentrales Hörsaalgebäude
TU München                                                            
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School of Life Sciences
Maximus-von-Imhof Forum 6
85354 Freising Weihenstephan

Dates "shipment of booth equipment" to conference venue:
Booth equipment can be sent at following dates and time:               Other shipment dates are not possible!
Friday                20th of March:         9 a.m.  to  1 p.m.
Sunday             22th of March:        10 a.m. to  6 p.m.

Shipment of the booth equipment only in exceptional cases on   Monday 23rd March 2015    08:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
since the symposium lectures will start on Monday the 23rd March 2015 at 10 o’clock

Dates booth equipment "Pick Up":
Wednesday         25th of March        4 p.m. to 6  p.m.
Thursday              26th of March        8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday                    27th of March        8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Exhibitor has to arrange a pickup of the booth and all equipment at the latest until Friday, the 27th March 2015   4  p.m.
Only for that period booth equipment can be stored at the symposium facilities.

Booth setup:
Booth setup is possible on:
Sunday             22th March 2015    1 p.m. to 06 p.m.

Booth setup in exceptional cases on Monday 23rd March 2015    08:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
since the symposium lectures will start on Monday the 23rd March 2015 at 10 o’clock

Booth dismantling:
The booth can be removed after   4 p.m. on Wednesday the 25th March 2015

E-mailing room:
PC access in a separate  computer room HU34A  will be provided, e.g. to check your latest e-mails.

Hotels in Freising:
Please make your own hotel reservations. Here you find a list of hotels in and around Freising  =>  accommodation page

Poster Layout:

  • The poster content should clearly state objectives, methodology, results, and conclusion. Simple tables and graphs are allowed.
  • The abstract should be a one-page document based on unpublished material and written in good standard English.
  • Poster format will be DIN A0   ( portrait format  =>  120 cm/48 inch high x 90 cm/35 inch wide )
  • Presentation of every communication at the conference is subjected to formal registration of at least one co-author.
  • All scientific contributions will be published in the qPCR 2015 Symposium Proceedings
  • Until autumn 2015 the PDF download of the contributions is password protected and only accessible for Symposium and Workshop participants.

Publish your conference contribution in "Biomolecular Detection and Quantification":

Biomolecular Detection and Quantification (BDQ) is an open access, peer-reviewed international journal dedicated to championing excellence in molecular study design, measurement, data analysis and reporting. Its focus is on the application of qualitative and quantitative molecular methodologies to all areas of clinical and life sciences.
A special BDQ issue with the title “Advanced Molecular Diagnostics for Biomarker Discovery” will be published in summer 2105. You can submit your conference contribution (talk or poster) manuscript until 30th April 2015.
Please submit your manuscript here =>
After REGISTRATION and LOGIN select  "Special Issue (SI)  Adv. Molecular Diagnostics"
Download BDQ papers on Elsevier Science Direct

Public transport Freising:
Itinerary bus connection planner to the final destination in Freising at bus stop Weihenstephan.

Just press the MVV button below:

You will find detailed information about public transport and tickets on:
Bus no. 635 -- transfer from Airport Munich to Freising Train Station (= Central Bus Stop) and back:   bus no. 635
Bus no. 638 -- transfer from Freising Train Station to Weihenstephan symposium venue and back:   bus no. 638


Every participant of the symposium should register her/himself in our booking system =>

Social Program:
Monday, March 23rd  - Bavarian Evening - Get-Together-Reception in the exhibition area
Tuesday, March 24th  - Conference Dinner  -  Bräustüberl Weihenstepahn

Symposium fees:
Registration fees for symposium and/or qPCR application workshops are displayed here
Student prices can only be booked with a valid matriculation number by students and PhD students.
We do not have traveling or accommodation grants for the event.

SSID ("WLAN-Name"):      mwn-events
Benutzername:                  qPCR-NGS-2015
Passwort:                            DhfNKxNH

For any other question please direct your enquiry to our organisation team, headed by Sylvia Pfaffl (bioMCC, Germany)
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