Single Cell Biology (L1)

Scientific Organizers: Timm Schroeder and Berthold Göttgens


January 13—17, 2019

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Sponsored by 10x Genomics, Bayer AG, BioLegend, Inc. and Cell Research


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

** Registration currently unavailable **



Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 10, 2018

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

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 October 18, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


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: October 10, 2018

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


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: October 18, 2018

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


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 October 10, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 15, 2018

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


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 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.

Please be advised that some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo Housing Services,” "Global Housing," etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

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

PLEASE NOTE THAT 2019 DISCOUNTED SKI RATES WILL BE POSTED ONCE THEY ARE NEGOTIATED WITH THE RESORTS. CHECK BACK IN EARLY DECEMBER.

Do you love to ski and are attending more than one Keystone Symposia conference this year? If so, you might want to consider purchasing a VAIL RESORT'S EPIC PASS! Now that ski resorts in Colorado, Park City, Whistler, Tahoe, and some in the Midwest and East are included in the pass, the value of the pass is covered in sometimes as little as 5-6 days of skiing. For more information on the pass as well as prices, restrictions and packages, 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.
Not a skier? Downtown Breckenridge offers an array of galleries, historical museums, restaurants, and many shops. If you enjoy shopping classy boutique thrift and supporting a good cause, stop by For Pet's Sake located right on Main Street.
Climbing Walls Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Shuttle/Bus required Breckenridge Climbing Wall
Wine Country Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Check out the tasting room of the highest winemaking facility in the world right on Main Street, Breckenridge ,Click here to learn more about Continental Divide Winery and see their location and hours.

Carboy Winery is a Colorado winery that also has a tasting room on Main Street Breckenridge. Click here to learn more and for location and hours
Skiing Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Breckenridge Ski Resort
  More Ski Information: Discount Lift Tickets:   2018-19 Keystone Symposia discount lift ticket rates at Breckenridge Ski Resort click here.

In order to receive the discounted rate, be sure to pick up a voucher from the Keystone Symposia Registration desk located at the meeting. All prices listed are for the 2018-2019 Winter Ski Season and are subject to change.


Adaptive Skiing and Snowboarding:
The Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center (BOEC) provides lessons for all adaptive needs for adults and kids with mental and physical disabilities. To get more information, click here, or call 970-453-6422 or 1-800-383-2632

Ski storage/lockers: There is complimentary ski storage in each Beaver Run Resort building.

Equipment rentals:  Breck Sports, conveniently located at Beaver Run Resort, strives to make your rental experience the best it can be. Breck Sports makes renting easy. From a custom reservation url with a group discount to on-site discount cards to free overnight equipment storage to daily shoe storage, Breck Sports goes above and beyond. With 8 slope side locations you can exchange, upgrade or return your equipment at any base area. You can also get fitted for equipment the day before you ski, so you can hit the snow early on your first day!

To book now and receive a 25% rental discount, go to: www.rentskis.com/ksymposia
To receive a rental discount without an advanced reservation, please pick up a coupon at Registration to save up to 20% and show Keystone Symposia ID Badge.

For the full list of rates, click here. *Discounted prices for equipment rental do not include sales tax or optional equipment damage waiver.

Ski Area Website: www.breckenridge.com

Ski-In/Ski-Out...be on and off the slopes quickly!
Snowboarding Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Breckenridge Ski Resort
Snowshoeing Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Breckenridge Nordic Center is happy to offer discounts to Keystone Symposia attendees on trail passes and rentals. When attendees present their Keystone Symposia name badges, trail passes are $20 and rentals are $18. Guided snowshoe tours are available for $60 per person, which includes your trail pass. To get to the Nordic Center, take the Black Route from Beaver Run on the Breck Free Ride. For more information, Breckenridge Nordic Center, 970-453-6855
X-country Skiing Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Breckenridge Nordic Center, 970-453-6855
Breckenridge Nordic Center offers a discount to Keystone Symposia attendees
$20 day pass
$18 for rentals
Please have show your name badge for discounted rate.
Frisco Nordic Center, 970-668-0866

Fitness Center Walking distance Beaver Run Resort Amenities - Fitness Center is free to paying guests at Beaver Run Resort.
Spa Walking distance The Spa at Beaver Run, 970-453-8757 or in-house dial extension 8757
Swimming Walking distance Beaver Run Resort Amenities - Swimming Pools are free to paying guests at Beaver Run Resort.
Other Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available Outlets at Silverthorne, 866-746-7686
Breckenridge has year round ice skating. Check out Stephen C. West Ice Arena for open skate hours and rates

Other Walking distance FREE Shuttle/Bus available The Breckenridge Arts District is the region’s newest epicenter of creativity, bringing together studios, galleries, performance spaces, historic landmarks, public art, restaurants, cafes, and other creative businesses that animate and populate a vibrant cultural corridor in downtown Breckenridge. Click here to check out the different attractions.
Galleries Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Art on a Whim, 970-547-8399
Arts Alive Gallery, 970-453-0450
Blue River Fine Art Gallery, 970-453-4111
Breckenridge Gallery, 970-453-2592
Live Music Walking distance Car/Taxi required FREE Shuttle/Bus available Music Hall in Frisco Check out their website for complete list of shows. Frisco is 9 miles north of Breckenridge.
Lake Dillon Theatre Company is a professional theatre and provides unique cultural experiences through performing arts. The theatre is 14 miles from Beaver Run Resort
Breckenridge Backstage Theatre is The oldest year-round theatre company on Colorado's Western Slope and it is right here in Breckenridge.

The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.