Life of the institute

The unit organizes regular events and festivities to promote conviviality, scientific exchange and interactions between the teams. Once a year, the people of the institute meet outside of the offices for one day to discuss and relax in an informal setting. Our researchers and students also participate in popular science events to meet the public (Fête de la Science, Pint of Science ...)

Fête de la Science 2018

Our UMR, associated with the IGBMC, participated in the "Fête de la Science" to meet the public at the Vill'A in Illkirch-Graffenstaden from 12 to 14 October 2018. About 200 people came to learn about science, look under the microscope, discover the life of the Drosophila and the mouse ...

Here are some pictures of the event.

Annual day of the Institute 2018

On Friday, September 14th, the people of the institute went for a canoe day. On the program: a course on the wild rivers of the Alsatian Ried from Illhaeusern to Muttersholtz (~ 14 km), and a nice traditional meal in a charming restaurant by the river.

WIP Junior 2017

The WIP Junior ('Work In Progress') 2017 was organized by the PhD students of the institute. This day allowed the young researchers (Master students, PhD students, postdocs) to share their current work in the form of posters and oral communications.

Annual day of the Institute 2017

The people from the institute organized a day without experiments: cleaning of the laboratories in the morning, barbecue at lunchtime, and the great contest "the institute's got talent" in the afternoon.

Fête de la Science 2016

As every year, the PhD students of the institute went to meet the public for the "Fête de la Science". Ana, Andrea, Éléa, Lydia, Manon, Raphaëlle and Thomas, in partnership with their colleagues from the IGBMC, organized workshops in a public library to explain to children and adults the secrets of the cell, the embryo and genetics.

Annual day of the Institute 2015

The people of the institute gathered for a walk in the mountains and a friendly meal at the Champ du Feu.

Annual day of the Institute 2014

The morning was devoted to exchanges with the alumni of the institute who work in public or private research, production or quality control. The day continued with a lunch around a barbecue, under the sun and in a friendly atmosphere.

Annual day of the Institute 2013

The people of the institute went to the village St Hippolyte, in the heart of the Alsatian vineyards and at the foot of the castle Haut-Koenigsbourg. On the program: a morning of discussions and exchanges, a convivial lunch and a walk in the vineyards.