5EDA online albinism conference – Register now!

The 5EDA conference organizers are pleased to inform you that registration to our international scientific meeting on albinism is now open!

The 5EDA goes virtual!

Due to the latest global developments of the COVID-19 pandemic, our conference, initially planned to be held last April in Bordeaux, France, has been rescheduled and adjusted to be held online.

Dates and program

The conference will be held November 4-7, 2020.

A 3-hour Main session will run everyday from 14:00 to 17:00 CET addressing a different area of science concerning albinism each day :

  • Day 1: Genetics & Dermatology
  • Day 2: Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome & Cellular Mechanisms of OCA
  • Day 3: Ophthalmology
  • Day 4: Cellular and animal models & Therapies

Different Side sessions (pre-recorded or live) have also been included in the program for specific categories of participants:

  • The basics of Albinism for the non-expert health-care provider
  • Presentations for non-scientists on the Latest albinism research
  • Happy Hour & Virtual Exhibition Hall

Visit the 5EDA website and learn more about the conference program:



Online Registration to the virtual conference is now open.

Registration is open to scientists, albinism organization leaders as well as any interested non-scientist.

Please note that the Main sessions are made up of non-vulgarized scientific presentations that might not be appropriate for non-scientists. In addition, please note that all conference sessions will be offered in English only..

Don’t wait! Register now on the 5EDA website!

If you had previously registered for the 5EDA Bordeaux conference, you need to register again.