GACFR | 2018
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International Conference on

Genome Architecture and Cell Fate Regulation

University of Hyderabad, In partnership with TIFR, CCMB, CDFD, and NIAB

December 3-6, 2018

Registration Information

Deadline for Registration and abstract submission for oral/poster presentation is Nov 10, 2018.

Please be aware that there is NO on-site registration for our conference.

Registration fee:
Student:National: Rs. 5000
International: 400 USD
Scientist:National: Rs. 10,000
International: 500 USD

Please mail check or demand draft in the name of Genome Architecture and Cell Fate Regulation, University of Hyderabad, to the address indicated below:

Jagan Pongubala
Convener, GACFR-2018
Department of Animal Sciences
School of Life Sciences
University of Hyderabad
Gachibowli, Hyderabad 500046

Alternatively, registration fee can be transferred electronically to the bank account indicated below:

Name: Genome Architecture and Cell Fate Regulation
Bank: State Bank of India
A/c: 34050951567
IFSC: SBIN0005916
MICR: 500002063

Registration fee includes access to all conference activities, local transportation, lunch and dinner during conference days. Registration fee does not include accommodation charges. All student participants will be offered accommodation at a low cost in University of Hyderabad Guest House on a shared basis during Dec 3-6, 2018. Conference organizers have negotiated with few hotels to offer accommodation at an attractive rate for all registered participants of the conference from December 3, 2018 to December 6, 2018. Please contact Holiday Inn Express or Lemon Tree Hotels in Gachibowli for accommodation reservation.

Abstract submission:

Abstract should contain only new and unpublished material and it must be submitted through on-line by the abstract deadline. Each abstract should not exceed 250 words including title, summary. You will receive an email prompt following successful completion of all fields. In each session, we will reserve time for at least one short talk selected from the submitted abstracts. Please indicate your presentation preference.

Please follow the bottom link for registration and submission of an abstract. If you encounter any problem, please write to us: A response will be sent you within 24 hrs.


Upon your arrival at main gate, please inform the security that you are a participant for GACFR conference and seek their guidance to reach lake view guest house which is 2 km away from main gate.

Poster information:

The dimensions of the poster should be approximately 40 inches high and 30 inches wide

Meeting Venue and Poster Area:

All meeting sessions will be held in the Auditorium of the School of Life Sciences, whereas the poster sessions will be held in the main Atrium of the School of Life Sciences.

On-Site housing:

Early registered participants will have an option to stay in a single or shared room in University of Hyderabad Guest on a priority basis.

Audio Visual Information:

The School of Life Sciences auditorium is recently constructed and it has a full range of audio visual equipment. LCD projector offers 1024X768 resolution and it can accommodate both PCs and MACs.


Speakers are anticipated to bring their presentation either in a flash drive or CD. Alternatively, speakers can use their laptop computer to connect to the LCD projector. The audio-visual system can be connected using a 15-pin VGA cable. Those who use laptop that requires proprietary cables should bring appropriate adaptors to establish the connectivity to the LCD projector.


The School of Life Sciences will provide WiFi connectivity to all participants during the conference.

Additional Information:

All questions related to registration, accommodation, abstract submission or any other queries should be directed to

Following registration, you will receive an email with a conference ID number. Please reference this ID number when contacting for any additional assistance.