We are delighted to invite you to participate in SyngBIO 2020, the fourth meeting of researchers and other professionals working to understand the unique biology of Syngnathid fishes (seahorses, pipefishes, pipehorses, and seadragons).

Syngbio 2020 will be held in lovely Guangzhou, China, May 17-21, 2017, hosted by the South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences and co-hosted by Project Seahorse at the University of British Columbia, Canada.

If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please fill out the form here.  We very much hope that many of you will subscribe.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Guangzhou in May 2020!

Qiang Lin
Professor of Tropical Marine Bio-resources and Ecology
South China Sea Institute of Oceanology
Chinese Academy of Sciences

Amanda Vincent
Professor of Marine Conservation
Director, Project Seahorse
The University of British Columbia

Banner image by Michael Gallagher / Guylian Seahorses of the World


Program details

Photo by brandi Mueller

Photo by brandi Mueller

A preliminary program will be posted soon  Watch this space for details and updates.


Photo by Gaetano Gargiulo/ Guylian Seahorses of the world

Photo by Gaetano Gargiulo/ Guylian Seahorses of the world

Stayed tuned to find out how you can register.

Visitor information

The meeting will be held in beautiful Guangzhou, China.