2023 Synthetic Biology Consortium Meeting



Thursday, November 2, 2023 - 9:00 AM to Friday, November 3, 2023 - 5:00 PM

In Person

Register here 

VISITOR ACCESS Instructions:

Please allow an extra 30-45 minutes after you arrive at the NIH main campus to get through security at the NIH Gateway Center Entrance.

You will need to obtain a visitor badge, so please bring a government-issued photo ID. Walk directly from the Gateway Center (bldg 66) to Natcher (bldg 45)


How to Access the NIH Campus & Natcher Conference Center

NIH Campus Access Resources, https://security.nih.gov/Pages/Home.aspx

  • Foreign Visitor Data Request Form - Pre-approval for foreign visitors from countries designated as State Sponsors of Terrorism
  • All meeting attendees use laptops, small electronic devices, and other handheld materials during the meeting.  Due to the large volume of attendees expected we will not have the physical space to accommodate any larger equipment in the poster presentation area.
  • Attendees may store their luggage - please check with the staff at the registration table for more information.

Hotels & Lodging:

Here is a list of nearby hotels https://www.cc.nih.gov/about/visitor/hotels.html  


Please visit the conference website for logistics information

Poster session:

Email your abstract to this email address NIHSynBio@mail.nih.gov by October 13, 2023

See the Abstract Submission Instructions PDF

Note: You are responsible for printing your own poster. Remember, you have a 6’Wx4’H space to work with. If you need to print your poster once you’ve arrived in Bethesda, we suggest Metro Printing, which is by the Bethesda Metro station: https://www.metroprinting.biz/

Dates:  Please revisit this site for additional information

Oct 13:  Last day to submit poster abstract for consideration

Oct 20: - Last day to be informed of poster abstract acceptance

Oct 20th – email final abstract titles and final posters (PDFs) to  NIHSynBio@mail.nih.gov

NIH Campus, Natcher Conference Center, Bethesda MD

45 Center Dr
Room: Ruth L. Kirschstein Auditorium (presentations); Atrium (posters)
20894 MD
United States

NIH Synthetic Biology Consortium
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