ComBio 2020

Invitation from the Chair of the Conference

We extend a warm invitation to you to be part of ComBio2020, to be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC). ComBio2020 will be held in the recently completed and spectacular extension of the MCEC which offers the latest state of the art convention and exhibition facilities. Melbourne offers an abundance of budget priced accommodation within walking distance of the MCEC, along with numerous restaurants and cafes serving the widest imaginable variety of food. It is always an exciting time of the year for the those visiting Melbourne, with many sporting and cultural events, many world class museums and galleries, plus the Melbourne Aquarium in the immediate vicinity. ComBio in Melbourne in the spring of 2020 should be a must for all.

ComBio2020 incorporates the annual meetings of:

Conference Streams
  • Proteins, Peptides and Structural Biology
  • Plant Biology
  • Development, Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine
  • Evolutionary and Ecological Genetics
  • Mechanisms of Disease
  • Genomics, Genome Editing and Systems Biology
  • Biochemistry and Metabolism
  • Cell Biology and Signalling
  • Education

Further information at


Early registration rates apply until 26 June 2020


ASPS student members can apply for travel support. For details go to:

ASPS Award Lectures:

Peter Goldacre Award Presentation & Lecture:

Jan Anderson Award Presentation & Lecture:

RN Robertson Award Presentation & Lecture: