Registration for the Alchemical Free Energy Workshop 2024 is closed

Date: 13 – 15 May 2024
Venue: Leiden, The Netherlands
Participation: open to free energy calculation practitioners and method developers from industry and academia. Limited to 200 participants.
Registration fee: EUR 150 (incl. VAT)


The event will gather experts from industry and academia to hear about and discuss use cases, pitfalls and their solutions; as well as challenges and possible paths forward to improve the practical application of free energy calculations in drug design.

This event will be the most recent in a series of workshops held every one to two years in Europe and the US and is being supported by BioExcel, the leading European Centre of Excellence for Computational Biomolecular Research, organized in collaboration with Scientifika, and sponsored by a number of leading organisations in the field.

You can find further information about this year’s and past events by visiting the official event wiki at

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