Networking Events

Networking Events

IPVC 2020 postponed to July 20-24, 2020

Join us for some or all of these networking opportunities:

Opening Plenary and Introduction

Tuesday, July 21 | 17:30 – 19:15 | Room 115

All IPVC 2020 participants are invited to the Opening Plenary and Introduction starting 17:30.

Opening plenary highlights include:

  • Welcome by the meeting chair – Silvia De Sanjose, USA
  • Welcome by the IPVS President – Margaret Stanley, UK
  • Frontiers in modern Oncology in Spain – lecture by Luis Paz-Ares, Spain
  • Immunology – lecture by Rafi Ahmed, USA
  • Ball de bastons (“Stick dance”) – traditional Catalan folk dance with origins going back to ritual dance for battles fought with swords

Welcome Reception

Tuesday, July 21 | 19:15 | Banquet Hall (Level 2)

Meet colleagues and friends from all over the world in a more casual atmosphere during the IPVC 2020 Welcome Reception.

Enjoy some snacks and drinks, as well as a splendid sea view during at the Banquet Hall.

Poster Science Hour

Wednesday, July 22 | 18:00 – 20:00

Thursday, July 23 | 17:00 – 19:00

We invite you to network with colleagues, and hold informal discussion with experts and peers about IPVC 2020 posters. Drinks and snacks will be served.

Visit the program for the exact times.

Early Career Researcher Event

Wednesday, July 22 | 20:30 | L’Ovella Negra Marina

Address: L’Ovella Negra Marina. Carrer de Zamora, 78, 08018 Barcelona, Spain

Join thinkers-alike for a night of traditional Spanish tapas and drinks at an industrial building from 1908 transformed into a tavern.

L’Ovella Negra Marina successfully combines rustic old-time atmosphere with modern touches and unique decorative elements. With 2000 square meters dedicated to drinks, food, table footballs, targets, billiards, it is one of the biggest taverns in Europe and a favorite meeting place for young people.

Price: 30 EUR

Tickets are available for purchase during online registration.

Networking Dinner

Thursday, July 23 | 20:00 | Museu Maritim de Barcelona

Address: Museu Marítim de Barcelona, Sala Gran

Please join us for an unforgettable evening of delicious food, dancing and making new connections with colleagues and peers.

Networking dinner will be held in the beautiful architectural complex of the Drassanes Reials de Barcelona, the seat of the Maritime Museum of Barcelona. It is one of the most important civil Gothic industrial buildings still standing, a first-class cultural facility located in the historic center of Catalonia’s capital.

Price: 80 EUR

Tickets are available for purchase during online registration.

Women at the Center Film Festival

Exhibition Area

The Women at the Center Film Festival will showcase a variety of films that illustrate the challenges and resiliency of women around the world who are confronted by complex reproductive and sexual health issues.

The festival movies will be showcased in the Exhibition.

Date Time
Tuesday, July 21 10:00 – 16:30
Wednesday, July 22 10:30 – 17:00
Thursday, July 23 09:30 – 18:00
Friday, July 24 10:00 – 15:30

The (in)visible Organ

Thursday, July 23 | 18:00 | Room 113

18:00 – 18:15 Reception

18:15 – 18:25 Film Presentation

18:25 – 19:10 Film Screening

19:10 – 19:30 Q&A panel with all the artists that came to the Conference. Moderator: Lisa Russell

For further details click here.

Stay tuned for more updates on the IPVC 2020 networking events!