25th International Worm Meeting

June 2025

Location coming soon

International Worm Meeting

GSA is proud to support the international community of Worm researchers and sponsors the International Worm Meeting every two years. Attendees learn about cutting-edge research in a diverse array of topics, including: physiology, neurobiology, development, evolution, behavior, aging, ecology, gene regulation, genomics, and more.

Upcoming Conference

2025: 25th International Worm Meeting

Unfortunately, UCLA is not able to host IWM in 2025. A site search is currently underway. We hope to have the date and location information available by mid-July, 2024.

Confirmed Speakers

Anne Villeneuve, Stanford University, Keynote

Barth Grant, Rutgers University

Junho Lee, Seoul National University

Roger Pocock, Monash University

Nathalie Pujol, CNRS, CIML


Cathy Savage-Dunn, City University of New York, Queens College and the Graduate Center

Baris Tursun, University of Hamburg

Past Conferences

2024: The Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC), incorporating the C. elegans Development, Cell Biology and Gene Expression topic Meeting

March 6–10, 2024
National Harbor
Washington DC Metro Area

2023: Glasgow, Scotland
Anywhere and Everywhere
2020: The Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC), incorporating the C. elegans Development, Cell Biology, and Gene Expression Topic Meeting
2019: Los Angeles, CA
2017: Los Angeles, CA
2016: Orlando, FL
2015: Los Angeles, CA
2013: Los Angeles, CA
2011: Los Angeles, CA
2009: Los Angeles, CA
2007: Los Angeles, CA
2005: Los Angeles, CA
2003: Los Angeles, CA