Monthly Archives: March 2015

Successful development of the 4th Training School in Vodnany (Czech Republic)


The 4th Training School of the AQUAGAMETE COST Action, entitled “ Optical Microscopy and Image Analysis”, was held at the University of Ceske-Budejovice, in the Faculty of Fisheries and Quality of Water, in Vodnany, Czech Republic, from 16th – 20th March 2015.

More information available at:

Early registration for the 5th International Workshop on the Biology of Fish Gametes is now open!

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Dear Colleagues,
We would like to inform you that the early registration application form to attend the 5th International Workshop on the Biology of Fish gametes is now running at:

The prices of early registration are guaranteed until June 1st.

We would like to advice you that information regarding accommodation can be found at:
Special rates have been negotiated with the suggested hotels. Please contact them either by email address or telephone number to proceed with your reservation.
Should you have any doubt or need help with the booking, please do not hesitate to contact us at

We would also like to invite you to visit the official Facebook page of the Workshop, in which updated information for all participants will be posted.

Please pass on this announcement to anyone who may have an interest but may have been excluded from this distribution.
Look forward to seeing you in Ancona in September!

The 5th IWBFG organizing committee

IMPRESS offers 15 predoctoral positions

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Under the EU Horizon 2020 programme, 15 PhD positions are offered through the International Training Network (ITN) on ¨Improved production strategies for endangered freshwater species¨ (IMPRESS).

IMPRESS counts with the participation of 9 European partners from Norway, Spain, France, Czech Republic, Germany, Netherlands and Israel, coordinated by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Oslo, Norway.

IMPRESS offers international and interdisciplinary training to 15 predoctoral students in several European countries, with a very competitive salary and contacts within the industrial sector, governmental agencies and leading laboratories. Apart from taking care of research tasks, the students will participate in an extense programme with short training courses and stays in other participant institutions.