Past Events

NWO Life

Date: 05/23/2023 – 05/24/2023 | Event

Come and visit us at NWO Life 2023 in Egmond aan Zee, Netherlands. Meet our sales representative to learn about the newest developments in STED and MINFLUX microscopy as well as in the corresponding dyes. 

FOM 2023

Date: 04/02/2023 – 04/05/2023 | Event

Visit us with our FACILITY microscope in Porto at the FOM – Focus on Microscopy Conference from 2 – 5. April. Discover our newest developments in STED microscopy that improves super-resolution imaging. Bring your own samples and figure out how MATRIX detection, Adaptive Optics and TIMEBOW detection can increase your image quality.

NWG – 15th Göttinger Meeting of German Neurosciences Society

Date: 03/22/2023 – 03/25/2023 | Event

Come to Göttingen and join our booth at the 15th Göttinger Meeting of German Neurosciences Society. We will be there from 22. – 25. March with our STEDYCON microscope. You can get to know our shoebox sized microscope and bring your own samples to microscope and learn how labelling and STED microscopy can improve your images.

TIM 2023

Date: 03/20/2023 – 03/24/2023 | Event

Meet us at the TIM – Trends in Microscopy from 20 – 24 March 2023. We will be there with a booth and our MINFLUX microscope. Meet our scientist Isabelle and Ulf and look forward to interesting workshops about 2D and 3D MINFLUX imaging in several biological samples as well as about single particle tracking at exceptional spatial and temporal resolution. We hope to see you there!

BPS 2023

Date: 02/18/2023 – 02/22/2023 | Event

Going to BPS2023 in San Diego, CA from Feb. 18 – 22? Join us at booth #705, where we’ll be demoing our compact, yet powerful, STEDYCON microscope. See how easy it can be to upgrade an existing widefield to a STED instrument.  

abberior rocks Crick

Date: 11/29/2022 – 12/02/2022 | Event

Superresolution STED is coming to London! Join us at The Francis Crick Institute for live demos of our FACILITY microscope and sign up via

UKE Workshop 11/22/2022 – 11/24/2022

UKE Microscopy Imaging Facility

Date: 11/22/2022 – 11/24/2022 | Event

Save the date! On November 22-24, the UKE Microscopy Imaging Facility (UMIF) in Hamburg, in close collaboration with abberior, offers a workshop on STED and MINFLUX nanoscopy. During lectures and hands-on sessions, we answer all questions regarding superresolution – also about your own samples and applications. Participation is free of charge, but the number of participants is limited. Therefore, we kindly ask you to register here: Wouldn’t it be nice to meet in Hamburg?

STED & MINFLUX Nanoscopy Workshop

Date: 10/31/2022 – 11/18/2022 | Event

STED & MINFLUX Nanoscopy Workshop, hosted by Scripps Date: 10/24/2022 (lectures) / Oct. 31st – Nov. 18th (practicals) Join our MINFLUX workshop online or in-person in San Diego, CA at the Scripps Research Institute. Learn how your peers are using MINFLUX imaging to uncover new insights in neuroscience and biomedical research. Would you like try MINFLUX for yourself? Practical sessions are being scheduled now! Register here:

SFN 2022

Date: 11/12/2022 – 11/16/2022 | Event

Meet the abberior team at booth #523 and see our FACILITY Line STED microscope in action in the exhibit hall. We will also be hosting private MINFLUX demonstrations at the nearby Scripps Research Institute!

btS – Life Sciences

Date: 11/11/2022 – 11/11/2022 | Event

Join us at the btS – Life Sciences annual meeting in Göttingen on November 11 with out STEDYCON and our HR Team! We look forward to seeing you there and taking you with us into our awesome STED world, or interest you in one of our open job positions.

NWO Biophysics

Date: 10/10/2022 – 10/11/2022 | Event

Come and visit us at NWO Biophysics 2022 on 10 and 11 October in Veldhoven, Netherlands. Visit our booth #4, where you will have the chance to see the STEDYCON and STED microscopy in action. Or request a speed date with one of our sales representatives here: Speed dating @ NWO Biophysics 2022 | NWO Biophysics

EMBO Cilia 2022

Date: 10/04/2022 – 10/07/2022 | Event

Come and visit us at EMBO Cilia 2022 in Cologne. We will be there with our STEDYCON, bring your own samples and join our awesome STED world.

EMBL course: Imaging down to single-molecule resolution: STED and MINFLUX nanoscopy

Date: 09/19/2022 – 09/24/2022 | Event

Save the date! abberior will cooperate with the EMBL in Heidelberg to bring you a course on all things STED and MINFLUX. Expect one week packed with talks, discussions and demonstrations on super-resolution. Registration will open shortly and when it does, you’ll know via our social media pages. So why don’t you give us a follow?

Cell la Vie – Visit us in Paris and take a look at our STEDYCON on site! Date: 09/21/2022 – 09/23/2022

Cell la Vie 2

Date: 09/21/2022 – 09/23/2022 | Event

Come and visit us at  Cell La Vie 2022 in Paris at the Institut Pasteur. We will be there with our STEDYCON, bring your own sample, measure it on site and join our awesome STED world.

Biomembrane Days 2022 Date: 09/19/2022 – 09/21/2022

Biomembrane Days 2022

Date: 09/19/2022 – 09/21/2022 | Event

Visit us at Biomembrantage 2022 in Berlin. abberior’s solutions for superresolution imaging will open your eyes to how easy and reliable live cell imaging can be with our abberior STAR membrane probes. abberior STAR membrane probes profit from a special linker designed to minimize the impact on the membrane to maintain the overall mobility and diffusivity. Try the new abberior method of cell membrane labeling. In combination with our abberior LIVE dyes, you get a toolbox of super-efficient probes, that provide specific labeling of intracellular targets and outer cell membrane, making long-term live-cell imaging at extremely low nanomolar probe concentrations possible. Stop by and talk to our scientists about the latest tricks, techniques and developments.

19th Horizons in Molecular Biology Date: 09/12/2022 – 09/15/2022

19th Horizons in Molecular Biology

Date: 09/12/2022 – 09/15/2022 | Event

Meet us at Horizons 2022 in Göttingen and take a look at abberior’s solutions for the world of super resolution. Our colleagues Sandra and Martin will be there with our super small and super stable STEDYCON for confocal and STED microscopy. Come by and win with a little luck a 400,00 € voucher for our

MAF 2022: Methods and Applications Conference Date: 09/11/2022 – 09/14/2022

MAF 2022: Methods and Applications Conference

Date: 09/11/2022 – 09/14/2022 | Event

Take a look at our booth at MAF 2022 in Gothenburg and we’ll take a look at your sample. Just label your sample beforehand, come by and see it immediately super crisp and in super resolution. Thanks to our easy-to-use and rock-solid STEDYCON, you can use STED microscopy anytime, anywhere. Sign up for a test session and we’ll send you our STED dyes in advance. Don’t miss the chance to measure your samples live and on site. By the way: We will raffle a dye set among all participants.

BMNI 2022 Date: 08/17/2022 – 08/19/2022

BMNI 2022

Date: 08/17/2022 – 08/19/2022 | Event

We are at the BMNI! Come and visit us at our booth in Reykijavik and learn everything you ever wanted to know about our easy-to-use and rock-solid STEDYCON and Multicolor STED. Our colleague Julia will give a talk about “Multicolor STED imaging with abberior STAR and abberior LIVE dyes” We look forward to meeting you there!

abberior at ELMI 2022

Date: 06/07/2022 – 06/10/2022 | Event

We are at ELMI2022 in Turku! Stop by booth #40. Our STEDYCON and our experts are happy to meet you! More information will follow shortly. Registration will be open until May 15th. Visit the conference website for more info and registration.

First EMBL IC symposium: Imaging across scales

Date: 05/31/2022 – 05/31/2022 | Event

Save the date! The first symposium at EMBL’s Imaging Centre is all about imaging at different scales and with such a theme, abberior is sure to be there. We’re sponsor partners of the event giving you outstanding talks, including our very own Nobel laureate Stefan Hell, a poster session for which you can register now, tours through the builiding and, of course, a chance to talk to our experts! EMBL and abberior are connected through an intense collaboration which was reinforced recently as the joint development of technology and applications for the next generation MINFLUX continues. Visit the event page for more info and registration.

abberior @ Focus on Microscopy 2022

Date: 04/10/2022 – 04/13/2022 | Event

Every year we are looking forward to Focus on Microscopy as one of our highlights in the conference calender. This year, abberior will be participating with three talks in total: On Sunday 10th 13:35 (CET), Florian Grimm will start with: Multi-colour STED imaging with abberior STAR and abberior LIVE dyes Next on Wednesday 13th 13:55 it’s Isabelle Jansen with her talk: MINFLUX nanoscopy of macromolecular scaffolds within photoreceptor ribbon synapses Finally, also on Wednesday 13th 14:55 there’s Jan-Gero Schlötel with: Boosting STED super-resolution via lifetime and spatial discrimination We hope you’re as excited as we are!

Join abberior at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society 2022 in San Francisco

66th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society

Date: 02/19/2022 – 02/23/2022 | Event

abberior Instruments America will be at the 66th Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society in San Francisco. Visit us at booth 812! Stay tuned for more info.

Join abberior's nanoscopy workshop all about STED and MINFLUX

abberior Nanoscopy Workshop

Date: 02/02/2022 – 02/03/2022 | Event

Schedule: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022 – Abberior STED Workshop 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM – Abberior STED, Matrix and FLIM – Clarity in Space and Time Presenters: Karsten Bahlmann and Martin Meschkat Break – 30 minutes 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Live STED Measurements and Applications in Neuroscience Presenters: Mary Grace Velasco and Nicolai Urban Thursday, February 3rd, 2022 – Abberior MINFLUX Workshop 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM MINFLUX for Nanometer Scale Imaging Presenter: Stefan Hell, Max Planck Institute, 2014, Nobel Laureate Break – 15 minutes 12:15 PM – 2:00 PM – Abberior MINFLUX for Biology and Neuroscience Research and Live Abberior MINFLUX Measurements Presenters: Christian Wurm and Isabelle Jansen > Save your spot here < or contact us at or 301-661-0078

Join abberior at MiFoBio 2021 in Giens

MiFoBio 2021

Date: 11/05/2021 – 11/12/2021 | Event

abberior will be at MiFoBio2021 in Giens, France. Join the workshops with our colleagues Frédéric Eghiaian & Gero Schloetel. Appreciate every detail of your sample using 3D STED microscopy on our FACILITY Line. Our colleague Julia will also be there demonstrating the STEDYCON at our booth. Stop by with your sample and see for yourself why every confocal microscope should be a STED. You can find out more about the conference here.

Join abberior's EMBO Workshop at Axons 2021 all about adaptive STED in neuroscience

EMBO Workshop Axons 2021: Structure and function

Date: 10/04/2021 – 10/07/2021 | Event

The EMBO Workshop Axons 2021 is happening 4-7 October. Our colleague Martin Meschkat is giving a talk. He presents recent developments in STED microscopy that improve superresolution imaging of cultured neurons or thick tissue sections. Join him and see how adaptive optics and MATRIX detection can increase the quality of your images.

Join abberior at ELMI 2021

ELMI 2021

Date: 06/22/2021 – 06/25/2021 | Event

We will have a workshop room at the ELMI 2021 taking place in Noordwijkerhout, The Netherlands. Further Information ELMI website

Join abberior at ESRIC summer school 2021 in Edinburgh

ESRIC Super-Resolution Summer School

Date: 06/10/2021 – 06/10/2021 | Event

Nanometer-scale imaging and microsecond-range tracking with the abberior MINFLUX further information ESRIC Website

Join abberior at FOM Focus on Microscopy 2021

Focus on Microscopy 2021

Date: 03/28/2021 – 03/31/2021 | Event

Abberior will be present at FOM 2021 with a number of presentations: Sunday, March 28 @ Superresolution I: STED: 
    • 13:05  Matrix STED – Many Eyes See Clearer: Enhancing Signal Quality and Brightness
Wednesday, March 31 @ Superresolution VII: MinFlux and SimFlux:
    • 12:55  Multicolor Bio-Imaging at Molecular Scales with 2D and 3D Minflux Nanoscopy
    • 13:10  Minflux Single Particle Tracking at Exceptional Spatial and Temporal Resolution
    • 13:55  Visualization of Type III Secretion System Components in Yersinia Enterocolitica down to the Molecular Level by Minflux Microscopy
For more infos see

Join abberior at the ÖGBMT meeting 2021

Ö GMBT annual meeting

Date: 09/21/2020 – 03/23/2021 | Event

We are joining the ÖGMBT annual meeting (this year it will be fully held online) with a virtual booth between Sep 21st 2020 and March 23rd 2021. Don’t forget to visit us at our virtual booth!   For more information, please see the ÖGMBT meeting webpage:

TiM 2020

Date: 03/09/2020 – 03/13/2020 | Event

Further information

TiM 2020

FEBS Conference 2019

Date: 07/06/2019 – 07/11/2019 | Event

We have shown our STEDYCON at FEBS Conference at a joined booth together with our distributor IRtech in Krakow, Poland.

ELMI 2019

Date: 06/04/2019 – 06/07/2019 | Event

Thank you for joining our workshop about the Facility Line and STEDYCON @ELMI 2019.

FOM 2019

Date: 04/14/2019 – 04/19/2019 | Event

Abberior Instruments participated @ Focus On Microscopy 2019 in London (UK) from April 14 – 17, 2019. We have shown live demos with our brand new Facility Line. Thank you for your positive and valuable feedback @ FOM 2019!

Axons in the hills 2018

Date: 11/05/2018 – 11/07/2018 | Event

Further Information STEDYCON demo information Conference programm

Labeling & Nanoscopy 2018

Date: 11/05/2018 – 11/07/2018 | Event

Thanks for visiting us at the Labeling and Nanoscopy Conference at the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg.   Further Information Conference website

MiFoBio 2018 in Seignosse, France

Date: 10/05/2018 – 10/12/2018 | Event

We presented our STEDYCON together with Carl Zeiss SAS, France in the Zeiss room at Club Belambra “Les Tuquets” in Seignosse, France.

ELMI 2018

Date: 06/05/2018 – 06/08/2018 | Event

We presented our STEDYCON in our workshop “Abberior – STED in a shoebox – from the shipping box to a first STED image in less than 3 minutes!”.  Thanks a lot to all of you visiting our demos, for all the fruitful discussions and your valuable feedback. See you all again next year!

Superresolution Techniques 2018 in Lund

Date: 05/28/2018 – 05/29/2018 | Event

Together with our partner LRI Instruments AB we presented our STEDYCON at the workshop. Further Information Superresolution Techniques 2018

FOM 2018 in Singapore

Date: 03/25/2018 – 03/28/2018 | Event

Further Information Focus on Microscopy 2018

TIM 2018 in Düsseldorf/Germany

Date: 03/12/2018 – 03/14/2018 | Event

Further Information TIM 2018

ICON Europe 2018 in Bielefeld/Germany

Date: 02/27/2018 – 03/02/2018 | Event

Further Information ICON Europe 2018

Abberior Instruments America exhibited @ Biophysical Meeting 2018 in San Francisco

Date: 02/17/2018 – 02/21/2018 | Event

Further Information

Roadshow Hamburg 2015

Date: 06/22/2015 – 06/26/2015 | Roadshows

Flyer Hamburg Thank you very much for a great week at the Campus Forschung of the Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf (June 22th till 26th, 2015)

abberior's STED-themed roadshow container in Hamburg

Roadshow Switzerland 2015

Date: 05/04/2015 – 05/15/2015 | Roadshows

Roadshow Flyer At the beginning of May 2015 we visited 5 institutes in Switzerland to present our multicolor easy3D STED microscope. We would like to thank all hosts for the great support and good organization! A great thank also to our forwarders who made this Roadshow possible! We presented our microscope at those locations:
  • May 4-6 – University of Basel, Klingelbergstr. 50/70, 4056 Basel
  • May 7 – ETH Zurich, Joseph-von-Deschwanden-Platz, 8049 Zürich
  • May 8 – University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 170, 8057 Zürich
  • May 11-12 – University of Fribourg, Boulevard de Pérolles 80, 1705 Fribourg
  • May 13-15 – EPFL, Faculty of Life Sciences, Station 15, 1015 Lausanne

abberior on the road with our roadshow 2014

Roadshow Germany 2014

Date: 06/19/2014 – 07/10/2014 | Roadshows

Flyer Roadshow