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Pages for Awards

Pages for Awards are wiki pages with standard URL links that judges will use to find information about your project. As you create new wiki pages, remember to keep these pages in mind! Read more about Pages for Awards.

Team Roster Freeze

Team Rosters will be used to assign team members with participation certificates. They must be finalized on your Team Profile Page by September 21 at 11:59PM EDT. High school teams: we must receive all consent forms well before the deadline to be processed in time.

Special Offer: IDT

IDT is still offering registered iGEM 2018 teams 20 kb of free DNA synthesis! The last day for teams to order is October 14, 2018. For full offer details, click here to learn more: IDT Special Offer.

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Upcoming Dates

  • September 21: Team Roster Freeze More...
  • September 28: Team banner files due (Optional) More...
  • October 1: Giant Jamboree Late Registration Ends More...
  • October 5: Team video files due (Optional) More...
  • October 10: DNA Submission Deadline More...

Latest News


The culminating event of the iGEM 2018 competition season, the Giant Jamboree offers 4 days of information sharing, project competition and celebration of team achievements in synthetic biology. Celebrate all you have achieved after the Closing Ceremony and join the party with everyone at our Social Event planned on Sunday night!

Schedule updates

The overview schedule is available now! Take a look by visiting the link below and stay tuned for the detailed schedule in the next couple of weeks.

Keynote Speakers

Ingrid Swanson Pultz, Jason Kelly and George Church will be the Keynote speakers for the last day of the Giant Jamboree. Join us during their special session to learn more about their current work and their previous experience!

After iGEM

What happens when the Jamboree is over? Find out how you can stay connected to iGEM through the different After iGEM events.




Latin America

    There are no meetups planned in this region! Let us know if you're organizing one: hq [AT] igem [DOT] org

North America

    There are no meetups planned in this region! Let us know if you're organizing one: hq [AT] igem [DOT] org

iGEM 2018 Sponsors

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See the iGEM 2018 Sponsor page for more information about our Partners and Sponsors.

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