Meeting Overview

DatesRegistration FeesLocation
August 20-21, 2020Free Registration

The Molecular Foundry’s 2020 Annual User Meeting will be hosted virtually with free registration to bring our scientific community together in a safe and accessible format.

This annual conference focuses on frontier research topics of interest to that community of users, providing a forum to share results and exchange ideas, and bringing together leading researchers, junior scientists, postdocs, and students.

In addition to on-site users and Molecular Foundry scientists, meeting participants include researchers from universities, national labs, and companies across the USA and internationally.

Links to attend the various virtual sessions will be made available to attendees prior to the meeting.

Keynote Speakers


Senior Manager of Quantum Applications, Algorithms, and Theory
Almaden Research Center, IBM

Geoffrey W. Coates

Tisch University Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Cornell University

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The Molecular Foundry User Meeting
August 20-21, 2020, from 9 AM to 4 PM (Pacific Time)

All registration fees are waived this year.

All abstract submission deadlines have passed.

If you are unsure whether you have registered, please check your email for a confirmation.

For a certificate of participation, please make a request to

Registration includes:

  • Plenary sessions
  • Seven breakout symposia
  • Town hall with Foundry leadership
  • Poster fair and competition
  • Networking event
  • Guided virtual tour of the Foundry

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