IZFS Webinars


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In April 2020, the International Zebrafish Society (IZFS) launched the IZFS Webinar Series. The series includes a variety of research and professional development topics. The content of the webinars is designed for researchers from every career level and to share the latest scientific findings, methods, technologies, and products to facilitate research. The format provides direct access to experts in the field in an interactive online setting.

Webinar registration is free to all IZFS members. Non-members may participate in each webinar for a fee of $25.00 USD. To register for webinars, please click here. If you have never been a member and would like to join, please click here. If your membership has lapsed and you would like to renew to participate in the webinars, please click here.


Upcoming Webinars

“For my Ally is the Force”: Engineering Sensors for in vivo Imaging of Mechanosensation
Featuring - Periklis (Laki) Pantazis, PhD and Konstantinos Kalyviotis, PhD
Dan Gorelick, PhD, Jessica Plavicki, PhD and Ben Lovely, PhD
July 17, 2023
10:00-11:00am ET

Cellular mechanosensation and mechanotransduction are inherent abilities of cells to perceive and respond to extrinsic and intrinsic mechanical stimuli. In this webinar, we will discuss engineering efforts aimed at developing biosensors for mechanical interrogation of biological systems. We will guide everyone through the insights gained from our research in developing a Piezo1 activity sensor called GenEPi (Genetically Encoded Piezo1 indicator), and we will also suggest future engineering approaches to visualize the unseen forces within cells.

Dr Konstantinos Kalyviotis
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Department of Bioengineering
Imperial College London


Dr Periklis (Laki) Pantazis
Associate Professor
Department of Bioengineering
Imperial College London

@Pantazis_Lab & @p_pantazis


Previous Webinars

For a complete list of our archived webinars, please click here 

Current members may access the recorded webinars by logging into the "members-only" portal


2022-2023 Webinar Sponsorship Opportunities

Becoming a sponsor is a unique opportunity to connect with the most influential group of fish researchers in a virtual setting.  The content of the webinars is designed to attract researchers from every career level and to share the latest scientific findings, methods, technologies and products to facilitate their research work. Learn more about our customizable sponsorship packages here.

Corporate members receive a 10% discount on all webinar sponsorship opportunities. For more details on corporate memberships, please click here.

Please contact Alyssa Czerwinski, IZFS Meetings & Communications Manager, at info@izfs.org to discuss these opportunities further.

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