Spatial Biology Europe 2024

30 September - 01 October 2024 | Basel, Switzerland

Exploring innovations in spatial techniques, technologies and approaches for new insights into disease and drug discovery

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Explore Spatial Biology Europe 2024: Unlocking Future Insights in Spatial Biology Research

Join leaders, experts and researchers at the 3rd Annual Spatial Biology Europe Congress, connecting global academic & research organisations as well as pharma representatives for high-level discussions on the latest innovations in spatial research & technologies. Forward looking visionary leaders will discuss the current state of the industry, market trends and future growth areas aiding the application of spatial technologies in the clinic.

3rd Annual Spatial Biology Europe Congress

  • Take a deep dive into image analysis, AI-powered imaging, and utilising digital pathology for spatial biology. Key opinion leaders will be providing insights into computational image analysis, multiplexed digital pathology, and the utilisation of AI & machine learning within spatial transcriptomic studies 
  • Discuss the latest innovations in spatial bioinformatics and data analytics. Presentations will delve into the use of spatial data in biology, modelling cell-cell communications, and computational algorithms for spatial analysis. A focused workshop will investigate how to overcome the challenges of spatial data integration
  • Gain comprehensive insights into novel application areas for spatial biology. This event will cover the applications of spatial data across a variety of therapeutic areas including neuroimmunology, oncology, cardiology and more. Discussions will also involve strategies for making spatially targeted therapeutics more precise
  • Hear from leading innovators utilizing spatial biology in pharma. See how leading pharmaceutical companies are beginning to integrate spatial biology into R&D to accelerate timelines and move towards the clinic

Agenda at a Glance

  • Day One | Track 1: Spatial Multi Omics Techniques & Approaches
  • Day One | Track 2: Image Analysis, AI-Powered Imaging & Digital Pathology for Spatial Biology
  • Day Two | Track 1: Spatial Bioinformatics, Data Analytics and Interpretation
  • Day Two | Track 2: Applications of Spatial Research & Technologies in Biology
Attendees of Spatial Biology Europe 2024 also have access to Biomarkers Europe 2024

What to Expect


leading pharma, biotech, & academic delegates

hours of presentations, discussions & interactive content
hours of networking breaks, including speed networking & refreshments
hours of pre-arranged 1-2-1 meetings, facilitating business growth
Interactive Presentations
Exhibition Hall
Networking Drinks
Poster Display
Event App Swapcard

Networking & knowledge-sharing is at the heart of what we do. Alongside the innovative programme, attendees can engage in a variety of event features and make the most of participation in a range of experiences

  • Engaging Thought Leadership

    Over 30 dynamic interactive discussions, roundtables, and presentations curated with insights from top industry leaders and experts
  • Global Technological Showcase

    An international exhibition showcasing cutting-edge technologies and services from leading providers in the scientific field.
  • Networking Emphasis

    Unparalleled networking opportunities, including speed networking sessions, a vibrant drinks reception, and informal gatherings to foster meaningful connections
  • Innovative Poster Displays

    Inspiring poster displays and presentations unveiling the latest breakthroughs from emerging biotech, pharma, and academic institutions

Companies Represented Include

Meet Our Expert Speakers

Spatial Biology Europe 2024 again brings together a panel of prominent leaders and scientists, sharing new case studies, innovative, data and industry outlooks.

Below are some of our featured speakers:

Felix Segerer
Associate Director, Image Analysis,
Francesca Buffa
Università Bocconi
Giampaolo Bianchini
Head of Clinical Translational and Immunotherapy Research,
San Raffaele Hospital
Ivan Costa
RWTH Aachen University
Jacques Colinge
University of Montpellier, France
Philippe Pinton
Senior Vice President, Clinical and Translational Sciences, Global Head,
Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S
Raphael Gottardo
Professor & Director, Biomedical Data Science Center,
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Rosalba Giugno
University of Verona
Semiramis Popova
Senior Scientist,
Stéphanie Tissot
Head of Lab,
Zhongyi Wang
Senior Expert Data Science,
Asad Jan
Assistant Professor,
Aarhus University
Carolina Oses
Lab Manager,
Scilifelab- Spatial Proteomic Unit
Carsten Hopf
Head of CeMOS,
Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
Cesar Nombela-Arrieta
Associate Professor,
University of Zurich
Christian Münch
Professor and Director,
Goethe University Frankfurt
Denis Schapiro
group leader,
Heidelberg University Hospital
Georg Borner
Group Leader,
MPI Biochemistry
Hannah Williams
Staff Scientist & Junior Group Leader,
University of Bern
Johan Swinnen
KU Leuven
Katy Vandereyken
Research Manager,
KU Leuven
Lasse Kristensen
Associate Professor,
Aarhus University
Léo Guignard
Group Leader,
University of Marseille
Merrick Strotton
Principal Scientist,
Oliver Biehlmaier
Imaging Core Facility Head,
Biozentrum, University of Basel
Thibault Courtellemont

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Latest Resources

The Dawn and Future of Spatial Transcriptomics

Adding positional context to the transcriptomics techniques was a breakthrough that would beckon in a new age of biopsy analysis. Now, integration with AI is the latest transformational addition to the field.

Avicenna.AI Algorithms Pass EU Medical Devices Regulations

Compliance with MDR 2017/745 medical device regulation is a critical step toward European Union CE-mark authorisation.

Pixelgen Single Cell Spatial Proteomics Kit

Introducing the RNAscope™ Plus small RNA-RNA Fluorescent Assay

Spatially Intelligent SpaceIQ Platform

Transforming care for cancer patients

Plan Your Visit

Congress Center Basel
MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd. Messeplatz 21, CH-4058 Basel

By Rail

Basel is an international rail hub with direct ICE, IC and EC connections to Germany, Austria, Italy, France and the Benelux countries. Messe Basel can be reached in five to ten minutes from the three railway stations in Basel: SBB (Switzerland), SNCF (France) (Frankreich) and DB (Badischer Bahnhof, Germany)

By Tram

From the SBB/SNCF railway station, it’s a ten-minute journey on the No. 1 or 2 Tram to the “Messeplatz/Exhibition Square” stop where Messe Basel and the Congress Center are located. From Badischer Bahnhof railway station, “Messeplatz/Exhibition Square” is the second stop on the No. 2 or 6 tram.

By Air

EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg is 15 minutes by car from Messe Basel. Basel municipal transport’s No. 50 bus additionally provides a straightforward connection from the airport to the SBB/SNCF railway station. From there, tram No. 1 or 2 will take you directly to Messeplatz/Exhibition Square. From Zurich Airport a direct rail connection will bring you to the SBB/SNCF railway station in Basel in less than an hour. For further information including a map and full directions, please visit:

By Car

Basel is located at the point where the Swiss, German and French motorway networks all meet. The exhibition and congress site has its own direct link to the A2 motorway. The “Messe” exit will take you straight to the Messe Basel car park with its 1,200 parking spaces.

Oxford Global has secured a number of bedrooms at the Basel Marriott Hotel at a reduced conference rate:

  • Sunday 29th September 2024 – £150 (Including Breakfast & City Tax)
  • Monday 30th September 2024 – £150 (Including Breakfast & City Tax)

*Please note: £40 supplement is applicable for double occupancy

Should you wish to book a room, please email The final cut-off date to book bedrooms is Friday 6th September 2024 – any bookings after this date are subject to availability and rates. Please note that any cancellations within 14 days prior to arrival are subject to cancellation charges.

Additionally, we kindly remind all attendees to only book their accommodation if they are registered for the event. This ensures that accommodations are available for those who have officially secured their attendance.

We are closely monitoring the official guidance from health authorities, local governments, and the World Health Organization in order to support the health and well-being of our global community. The health and safety of our staff, customers and clients remains our number one priority.

As we continue to move forward with hosting our events in-person in 2024, we’ve added a series of Health & Safety guidelines and precautions in order to prepare for event safety. We carry out risk assessments for all our events to evaluate fundamental considerations and how to cover multiple risk scenarios.

Oxford Global has learned that third-party companies (recently EHotel Services, Business Travel Management/btravelmanagement and Exhibitors Hotel Reservations Services) are targeting conference attendees with a fraudulent hotel booking scheme.

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