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ON SITE REGISTRATION — Registration for the Giant Jamboree will be open Thursday, October 30 through Monday, November 03. Details

Giant Jamboree Update: STRICT ACCESS CONTROL — badges must be worn at all times. Only confirmed registrants will receive badges. Details

October 29, 2014

display adaptors

Teams intending to use their Macbooks for presentations should bring their own display adaptors (VGA, DVI, or HDMI) with them, as none will be available at the Hynes Convention Center. If you need an adaptor, please visit the Apple Store located at 815 Boylston Street to purchase one.

October 28, 2014

poster printing

Looking for a place to print your poster? There are several FedEx Office locations near the Hynes Convention Center. Be sure to call the location and confirm when your poster will be ready for pickup before placing your order! Search for locations using zipcode "02115" to find locations near the Convention Center:

Location inside the Convention Center (open limited hours)
900 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02115

Location outside the Convention Center (open 24 hours)
187 Dartmouth Street
Boston, MA 02115

October 27, 2014

iGEM Community page

Check out the iGEM 2014 Community page! If you have news, events, team videos, etc., that you would like to share with the rest of the iGEM community, email us at: hq (at)!

We've recently added community contributions from:

  • Edinburgh
  • Tec-Monterrey
  • UB Indonesia
  • Heidelberg
  • Colombia
  • Evry
  • INSA-Lyon
  • Pitt
  • SDU-Denmark
  • METU Turkey
  • KIT-Kyoto
  • iGEM Start-up Showcase - lightning talk

October 22, 2014

poster and presentation guidelines

As you prepare your posters and presentations, be sure to review the guidelines and other helpful information! See the presentation and poster sections of the Giant Jamboree Handbook for details.

October 20, 2014

Giant Jamboree Schedule

The schedule for the Giant Jamboree is now available! You can click and download the detailed pdfs for Friday, Saturday and Sunday here.

October 18, 2014

Wikis are frozen!

Congratulations to all teams for having finished their wikis. Read through team wikis here.

October 17, 2014

team banners

If you didn't get a chance to send us your team banner before the deadline, you have until Monday October 20 to send us your design!

October 16, 2014

practice session sign-up sheet

Teams can practice their presentations on Thursday October 30 at the Hynes Convention Center, and can register for a timeslot on the practice session sign-up sheet.

October 8, 2014

Safety forms now viewable from Official Team Profile

We have added links on your Official Team Profile page, so that participants and judges can view (but not edit) your safety forms. There is no need to copy the whole content of your safety forms onto your wiki, although we encourage you to write something about safety.

October 5, 2014

Registration update

Online registration for the Giant Jamboree has closed. Need to register? Contact registration [at] igem [dot] org to inquire about online registration eligibility.

September 30, 2014

poster guidelines

Be sure to look at the poster guidelines and judging requirements and keep them in mind as you begin creating your team poster! Information about the expected components, evaluation criteria, and the judging process can be found on the Poster Guidelines page.

On site registration

Registration for the Giant Jamboree is only available on site. Contact registration [at] igem [dot] org for questions.

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