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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

WIA Annual Symposium

Thank you for making the 3rd Annual Symposium a success! We had 607 attendees from 46 countries! 

If you are interested in volunteering for the 4th Annual Symposium, click here.

Scientific Activities

4th WIA Technical Workshop: Monitoring Autophagy in vivo

March 23rd, 2023 | 2-6.30pm CEST (Amsterdam)

More details about registration will follow soon.

The Scientific Advice Committee will answer your questions here!

If you'd like to become one of our Autophagy Experts, click here for more information.

Journal Club

USP32-regulated LAMTOR1 ubiquitination impacts mTORC1 activation and autophagy induction

Dr. Alexandra Hertel | Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

10 February, 2023 | 1pm Central Europe Time

Click here for details.


Mentoring Activities

Fellowship Writing Workshop

January 26th, 2023

11am-12:30pm New York / 5-6:30pm Basel / 8-9:30am San Diego / 1-2:30am (+1) Tokyo 


Register now here!



Keystone Symposia on "Autophagy and Neurodegeneration: Mechanisms to Therapy”.

26-29 March, 2023 | Snowbird, UT, USA

Abstract deadline: January 3rd, 2023

Scholarship deadline: January 3rd, 2023

Early Registration deadline: January 24th, 2023

Scientific Organizers: Ralph A. Nixon, Ana Maria Cuervo and Gilbert di Paolo

Click here for abstract submission and registration information


Let's Meet Up!

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Past Events

Past Events

Become a WIA member and get access to our past events, including recordings of select events! Learn more about us.

Scientific Activities

Sample Preparation and Data Analysis in Electron Microscopy

February 24, 2022 - For more information and a recording link, clik here

Methods to monitor macroautophagy in vitro and in vivo

October 5, 2021 - For more information, click here

Journal Club

Ada Nowosad

p27 controls Ragulator and mTOR activity in amino acid-deprived cells to regulate the autophagy-lysosomal pathway and coordinate cell cycle and cell growth.

June 8, 2022 - For more information and a recording link, click here

Natalia Reglero-Real

Autophagy modulates endothelial junctions to restrain neutrophil diapedesis during inflammation.

May 11, 2022 - For more information and a recording link, click here

Mentoring Activities

Starting and Managing an Academic Lab

March 8, 2022 - For more information and a recording link, click here

Teaching in a Pandemic

January 26, 2022 - For more information and a recording link, click here

Annual Symposium

WIA Second Annual Symposium Webinar

November 22-23, 2021- For more information, click here

WIA First Annual Symposium Webinar

November 30, 2020 - For more information, click here

Interested in joining the Annual Symposium Committee? Click here!

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