A memorial meeting to celebrate the life and work of Professor Roger Woledge 1938-2015. Friday 22nd April Queen Mary University of London. link

A Royal Society Discussion Meeting is taking place in London 27 and 28 June 2016, organised by Robert Gilbert, Hagan Bayley and Gregor Anderluh.

Registration is free and now open and poster abstract submissions are welcome.

We have a fantastic line-up of speakers: Helen Saibil, Rudolf Glockshuber, Dek Woolfson, Bill DeGrado, Jose Caaveiro, Ana-Jesus Garcia-Saez, Ruth Kluck, Themis Lazaridis, Doryen Bubeck, Michelle Dunstone, John Brumell, Gabriel Waksman, Susan Buchanan, Hendrik Dietz, Alex Noy, Mark Wallace, and Carol Robinson.

You and your colleagues are encouraged to consider coming to join the discussion (15 minutes after each 30 minute talk) or present a poster!

For the full programme and to register, see: https://royalsociety.org/events/2016/06/membrane-pores/

On April 11-12th 2016 Astbury Centre at the University of Leeds

The Astbury Conversation is a new biennial event for the field of structural molecular biology and biophysics, promoting discussions of the latest innovations in the field, including the highlight plenary lecture, along with a public display of the emerging integrated technologies available for structural molecular biology research in the 21st century.

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Peter F. Knowles (Emeritus Professor of the Astbury Centre, University of Leeds), Honorary Member of the BBS and previous committee member for many years, tragically died in a car accident on Thursday 3rd September 2015. He will be remembered for his boundless energy and enthusiasm in promoting biophysics, as an outstanding scientist, as well as a wise mentor and friend with an impish sense of humour. A genuinely “good person”, who will be sadly missed.