Program 2021

Day 1

Microbes and Host response

Day 2

From Cells to Organisms

Day 3

Science at the interface

The abstract book will be available when the abstract submission is complete

The conference will take place online between June 16th-18th, 2021, Paris/central Europe time (UTC +2)

Day 1
16 Jun 2021
Day 2
17 Jun 2021
Day 3
18 Jun 2021
11:00 - 11:15

Technical Pause

Talk Session I: A Fight for Survival

Host cellular and immune response, Immune evasion, Host-pathogen interactions, Vaccine design/development
12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break rooms: meet the speakers and sponsors

Talk Session II: Into the Microcosm

Molecular and Cell biology of microbes, Emerging pathogens, Microbial pathogenesis, Evolution and epidemiology of microbes

Keynote Lecture: Dr Yasmine BELKAID

NIAID, NIH, USA (Biology of the Immune system)
Dr Yasmine BELKAID
16:45 - 17:00

Technical pause

18:00 - 19:00

Break rooms: meet the speakers

Talk Session I: Inner workings of the Mind and Body

Neuroscience/Neurobiology, Cell biology and Developmental biology
11:00 - 11:15

Technical Pause

12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break rooms: meet the speakers and sponsors

Talk Session II: It’s all in the Genes

Genetics, Epigenetics/Gene regulation, Chromosome biology, RNA biology

Keynote Lecture: Dr Lucas SCHIRMER

University of Heidelberg, Germany (Translational neuroscience and Systems neurobiology)
Dr Lucas SCHIRMER
16:45 - 17:00

Technical pause

Talk Session III: System breakdown

Cancer biology, Auto-immune diseases and other diseases of the human body
18:00 - 19:00

Break rooms: meet the speakers

Masterclass IV: Career and employment opportunities for PhDs

Career and Employment opportunitites for PhDs
ADOC Talent Management
11:00 - 11:15

Technical Pause

Talk Session I: Engineering for Biology

Synthetic biology, Chemical biology, Biophysics, Micro/nanofluidics
12:30 - 14:00

Lunch break rooms: meet the speakers and sponsors

Talk Session II – Rise of the Machines

Systems biology, Bioinformatics and Omics & Computational biology

Keynote Lecture: Pr James J. COLLINS

MIT, Cambridge, USA (Synthetic biology and human health)
Pr James J. Collins
16:45 - 17:00

Technical Pause

18:00 - 19:00

Break rooms: meet the speakers