Welcome to the ESEB 2025
Congress of the European Society
for Evolutionary Biology
Barcelona, Spain
August 17 to 22, 2025
Pre-Registration Opens January 17th, 2024.
Get 5% additional discount
on Early Bird Rate!
Welcome to Barcelona
Venue International Convention Centre of Barcelona

We look forward to welcoming you.

until 2 February 2025
Get an additional 5% discount over the early bird registration by pre-registering now.


Welcome to the ESEB 2025 Congress, set to take place at the International Convention Centre of Barcelona (CCIB) in Barcelona, Spain, from August 17 to 22, 2025.

This congress marks another milestone for the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB), which has been organising biennial conferences since 1987. ESEB congresses are renowned for being among the largest in the field of evolutionary biology, attracting 1400 – 1700 participants from around the globe. The 2025 edition proudly hosted by the Spanish Society for Evolutionary Biology (SESBE) promises to uphold this tradition of excellence.

Toni Gabaldón
Chair of ESEB 2025

Dates and deadlines to remember
(All dates and deadlines refer to Central European Time )
17 January 2024 Pre-Registration Opening
(5% discount over the Early Bird Registration Rate)
3 June 2024 Call for Symposia Opening
3 November 2024 End of Call for Symposia
13 January 2025 Announcement of Successful Symposia
20 January 2025 Call for Contributed Talks/Posters Opening
2 February 2025 End of Pre-Registration
3 February 2025 Early Bird Registration Opening
25 April 2025 End of call for contributed talks/posters
20 May 2025 Announcement of Selection of Contributed Talks/Posters
16 June 2025 End of early bird registration
17 June 2025 Regular Registration Rate Opening
17-22 August 2025 ESEB 2025 Congress




Why attend?

Trailblazing Evolutionary Biology Innovation

Innovation, novelties and advancement in Evolutionary Biology research and technology. ESEB Congress is the ultimate meeting to discover the latest worldwide research, devices and developments in the evolutionary biology field. ​

Join us from 17 – 22 August 2025, in Barcelona, Spain, for the 2025 edition proudly hosted by the Spanish Society for Evolutionary Biology (SESBE) promises to uphold this tradition of excellence. ​

Come together to evolve alongside leading experts, researchers, industry professionals and entrepreneurs as we stay informed of the rapid changes in our field. As a community, let’s keep revolutionizing the future, and strive to change lives.

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