Current Meetings

The BGA organizes an annual meeting where new findings and methods in behavioral genetic research are shared during symposia and poster sessions, alongside keynote addresses by leading experts in the field. In addition to this excellent update of scientific progress, the BGA meeting is a fantastic opportunity to exchange ideas, maximize your scientific network, explore new collaborations, and meet and greet during social events.

The 2018 BGA meeting will be held in BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA.

Dates: Wednesday, June 20th – Saturday, June 23rd 2018. 

Local host: Ben Neale

Meeting Location: Broad Institute, 415 Main Street, Cambridge, MA 02142.

Lodging: Royal Sonesta Boston, 40 Edwin Land Boulevard, Cambridge, MA 02142 Group Name: “Behavior Genetics Association Group” (hotel will provide discount code), $259/night-Pricing available 6/17/18-6/26/18, Room Rate cutoff date, Wednesday, May 30th 2018.

Reservations at the special conference rate are available from June 17th through June 26th 2018 and may be reserved using one of the following ways:

  1. Reservations by web
  2. Reservations by phone, please call 1-800-766-3782 and mention Reservation ID 0620GENASC.


  • The 2019 BGA meeting will be held in STOCKHOLM, Sweden, hosted by Nancy Pedersen and Henrik Larsson