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Important Dates
Abstract Submission Opens Sept 27, 2016
Conference Registration Opens Oct 3, 2016
Workshop Application Deadline Nov 7, 2016
Abstract Submission Deadline Nov 10, 2016
Larry Sandler Award Submission Deadline Dec 22, 2016
Late Abstract Submission Deadline Jan 23, 2017
Early(Discounted) Conference
Registration Deadline
Feb 3, 2017
Hotel Reservations Deadline March 3, 2017


2017 Meeting Organizers
Leanne Jones, Chair
Doris Bachtrog
Claude Desplan
Amy Kiger


Download the Poster

Drosophila 2017 Poster


Sponsorship Opportunities

Single Event Sponsorship Opportunities


Your company is invited to exclusively sponsor events during the conference.  The Single Event Sponsorship package includes:


  • Inside full page ad (black and white, alphabetical placement) in Program Book

  • Listing on sponsorship page in Program Book
  • Signage at event
  • Acknowledgment on meeting website sponsor page
  • Sponsorship slide in meeting room preceding event or in slide rotation between events


Pricing for sponsorships is as follows:


PI Early Career Forum* $15,000
Techniques & Technology Platform Session* $15,000
Keynote Address $7,500
Opening Mixer $5,000
Continental Breakfast (March 30) $3,000
*Includes opportunity to display flyers at the entrance to the event and three minute welcome.


Have another idea? Contact Suzy Brown ( if there is something you would like to sponsor that you don't see listed here.


If you are interested in sponsorship, please access the Sponsorship form or contact:


General Sponsorship Opportunities

Acknowledgement in program book, acknowledgement on meeting home page and group sponsor slide in continuous rotation at meeting


  • Platinum - $10,000
  • includes all Gold and Silver level items plus one page color ad in program book and one approved flyer on registration desk.
  • Gold - $7,500
  • includes all items in Silver level plus opportunity to display one approved brochure near registration area
  • Silver - $5,000
  • includes listing on website, ribbon at booth and recognition in sponsor slide and printed program book)




If you are interested in website advertising please contact FASEB AdNet.


Deadline for advertising contracts is January 10, 2017.


58th Annual Drosophila Research Conference Program Book

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Full Page (grayscale)
Covers include color.



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