The Semiannual Bay Area Yeast and Other Fungi Symposium, Fall 2013

Saturday, November 16th, 2013 Stanley Hall, Lau Auditorium, 9:00AM-5:30PM

We aim to provide a forum for talks, posters, collaboration and the exchange of ideas for Bay area yeast researchers on Saturday, November 16th, 2013. There is absolutely no cost to attendees and lunch and refreshments will be provided to all pre-registered participants. All local interested yeast scientists are welcome to attend. Please forward the flyer and this web address to any interested parties. To register, simply send an email to Please indicate in the email if you would like a vegetarian or vegan lunch as well as whether you plan to bring a poster.

Scheduled speakers from:

UC Santa Cruz
UC Davis
UC Berkeley

Featuring keynote Speaker: Sue Biggins
"Reconstituting kinetochore functions in vitro"
Investigator and Member, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Bay Area Yeast and Other Fungi Symposium 2013 Schedule (Subject to Change)

9:00-10:00Coffee and registration, Stanley Hall, 1st Floor Atrium
10:00-12:00Research talks, Lau Auditorium, Stanley Hall 106
12:00-1:45Lunch and Poster Session, Stanley Hall, B1 Atrium
1:50-3:30Research talks, Lau Auditorium, Stanley Hall 106
3:45-4:45Keynote speaker Sue Biggins, Lau Auditorium, Stanley Hall 106
4:45-5:30Wine and Cheese Reception, Stanley Hall, B1 Atrium
Wine selections generously provided by:

Grad Students and Post-Docs

Please bring your posters to present during the poster session. (please send email to to register)


Promotional Flyer

Printable Schedule

Getting to Berkeley


Berkeley Map (pdf) The symposium is in Stanley Hall, which can be found at B3 on the map grid (red square on the map). Parking can be found on the streets on the north side of campus (black rectangle on the map) You can also pay for parking in the Upper Hearst Parking Structure located within the black rectangle.

Further information

Meeting organizer: David McCleary. Please contact at with any questions.

Generously sponsored by Amyris Biotechnologies