Next Workshop March 3-4, 2021

S2C2 CryoEM Specimen Preparation and Data Collection Workshop March 3-4, 2021 (Applications are now closed)

Stanford-SLAC CryoEM Center (S2C2) will offer a specimen preparation and data collection workshop held via Zoom webinar between March 3-4, 2021 from 8:00 AM to approximately 1:00 PM (PST) daily.  This workshop will give participants an introduction to cryo-specimen preparation approaches.  There is no cost for this workshop.  Our guest lecturers will be Prof. Peter J. Peters, Maastricht Multimodal Molecular Imaging Institute (M4i), Maastricht University and CryoSol-World, Netherlands; Dr. Benjamin Bammes, Direct Electron, LP; Dr. Jeff Lengyel, Thermo Fisher; Dr. Christopher Russo, LMB, MRC, Cambridge, UK; Dr. Sahil Gulati, Ametek; Dr. Yee L. Ting and Dr. Patrick Mitchell, SLAC National Accelerator Lab.


Please fill out the online application for the 2021 Workshop Application (Applications are now closed)

After you have filled out the above online application, please go to the new SLAC Conference Center Access Site where you will find a "submit the form" link to fill out the Access form and attach the required documentation (if applicable).  You will receive an automatic email confirming your request.  Once the information is reviewed by our International Services Office (ISO) administrator, you will receive a follow-up email either confirming your acceptance or requesting further documentation to attend the webinar workshop.  If you do not receive an email confirmation of acceptance by at least 2 weeks after you have entered the information, please do contact JoAnn Polizzi at

Registration will close two weeks before the workshop start date.  All applicants must submit the required documents by 5:00 PM (PDT) one week before the workshop start date.  

Beginning Feb 1, 2019, the Department of Energy (DOE) requires that all foreign nationals (non-U.S. citizens) looking to conduct work onsite at SLAC or via remote must provide their curriculum vitae (CV).  Please visit the following link for more details on other information on visiting SLAC: Please note: 

Due to continuing COVID-19 restrictions, this workshop will be conducted via Zoom webinar.

Due to DOE requirements, Zoom information will be sent via email by our admin support to the accepted attendees and is not be shared.

Agenda - Coming soon

If you have any questions or concerns about the S2C2 workshops, please contact JoAnn Polizzi at

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