Regenerative Biology and Applications: Cell Differentiation, Tissue Organization and Biomedical Engineering (T3)

Scientific Organizers: Paul K.H. Tam, Urban Lendahl and Freda D. Miller


October 15—19, 2017

Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong


Organized in collaboration with the Croucher Foundation and The University of Hong Kong; Held in honor of the 130th Anniversary of The University of Hong Kong Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine


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DEADLINES:
Travel Award Deadline: Jun 13, 2017 [details]
Scholarship Deadline: Jun 15, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jun 15, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Jul 24, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Aug 15, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-T3 "Regenerative Biology and Applications: Cell Differentiation, Tissue Organization and Biomedical Engineering" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On June 15, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After June 15, 2017 until September 3, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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June 15, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 15, 2017 920.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After August 15, 2017 1120.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 15, 2017 695.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After August 15, 2017 895.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: June 15, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is July 24, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: June 13, 2017


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: June 15, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: July 24, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is June 15, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: August 15, 2017


Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 695.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1120.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 895.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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Things to Do

Walking distance  = Walking distance (within 1/2 mile of conference center)  FREE Shuttle/Bus available  = FREE Shuttle/Bus available
Shuttle/Bus required  = Shuttle/Bus required  Car/Taxi required  = Car/Taxi required  not available  = Not Available

For the complete Hong Kong tourist resources and guides, please click here.

For a list of recommend tours, please click here.

Suggestion: To find other attendees who may want to join you in activities, use the message board located near the Registration Desk. Post your contact information and activity of interest, and be sure to check the message board during the meeting for posts by fellow attendees.
Hiking Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required There’s a beautifully rural world within a hiking boot’s throw of Hong Kong’s downtown. A dragon’s back, deserted beaches, volcanic landscapes, feng shui woods and remote temples await your discovery. Take a diversion from those urban excursions and hike Asia’s world city!

For a comprehensive list of these hikes, please click here
Sightseeing Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Hong Kong, Asia's world city, punches well above its weight class when it comes to things to keep a visitor out of trouble and entertained with its cultural, and natural attractions.
For a comprehensive list of these sites, please click here

A visit to Hong Kong is not complete without visiting Victoria Peak (sometimes just called The Peak). Visit the anvil shaped Peak Tower for amazing views of the island and city in addition to shopping and dining or visit the Peak Galleria and their free observation deck. Also, multiple trails and hikes depart from the peak and all of the sites are accessed by a convenient and idyllic tram ride.
Other Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required In Hong Kong, Taoist temples and Edwardian edifices nestle between skyscrapers while vestiges of Chinese clan heritage and European colonial history sit side by side. Discover the cultural contrasts that have shaped Hong Kong and explore the ever present diversity by clicking here.

Fitness Center Walking distance The fitness centre located on the rooftop of the Hotel Jen is complimentary for all guests of the hotel and open 24 hours. Hotel Jen Fitness Centre
Swimming Walking distance The pool is located on the rooftop of the Hotel Jen and is complimentary for all guests of the hotel. Hotel Jen Pool
Movie Theaters Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required AMC Pacific Place Movie Theater
Zoo Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Hong Kong Zoological and Botanical Gardens

Other Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Centuries of Chinese influence, 150 years of colonial rule and decades as a crossroads of the world have given Hong Kong a flourishing arts scene in which jazz ensembles, orchestras, film festivals and street market operas are all part of the show.

Hong Kong Arts
Museums Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required With topics as diverse as medical science, tea ware, robotics, triad rituals, movies, history, urban planning and prison life, in Hong Kong, museums are many, varied and downright fun!

Hong Kong Museums
Galleries Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Check out this article on the vibrant arts scene in Old Town Central.

For the complete guide on food and restaurants in Hong Kong, click here.
Dining Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required For a guide to restaurants in Hong Kong broken down by the neighborhood they are located in or the type of food they serve, follow the corresponding links.

For dining options in and around the Lecture Centre,click here.

For dining options within the Hotel Jen,click here
Coffee Shops Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required For cafe options in and around the Lecture Centre,click here.

Brew Bros. Coffee is right on the route between the Hotel Jen and the Lecture Centre and serves delicious food in addition to hot and fresh coffee and tea.
Market/Grocery Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Several supermarkets and grocery stores are within a 3-5 minute walk of the Hotel Jen and/or the Lecture Centre. Please inquire with the hotel concierge or the visitor and information centre to locate one.
Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.