Program Schedule

 Crossing boundaries

Thursday, 14 December
 
13.00               Registration
 
14.00               Welcome and scope of the meeting
                        Jaap van Laar, Chair
 
14.10               Opening Talk: Crossing Boundaries
                        Femke van Wijk, Co-Chair
 
14.30               Session I - Autoimmunity and cancer
                        Karijn Suijkerbuijk, Utrecht, The Netherlands
 
15.45               Opening Keynote Lecture on autoimmunity and cancer
                        Antony Rosen, Baltimore, USA
 
16.15               Coffee Break
 
16.45               Session II - Poster discussions
                      
19.00               Welcome Reception & Guided Tour at the Utrecht University Hall
 
 
Friday, 15 December
 
 
09.00               Session III - Cytokines
                        Leonie Taams, London, UK
                        Mark Travis, Manchester, UK
 
10.30                Coffee Break
 
11.00               Session IV - Metabolism & Regulatory T cells
                        Claudio Procaccini, Napels, Italy
                        Denise Fitzgerald, Belfast, Northern Ireland
 
12.30               Lunch Break
 
13.30               New Therapeutic Targets in Autoimmune disease
                        James Hutchinson, Regensburg, Germany
           Peter Taylor, Oxford, UK
 
15.00               Coffee Break
 
15.30               Keynote Lecture on deep learning
                        Sean Ekins, Raleigh, USA
 
16.15               Discussion
 
19.00               Workshop Dinner
 
 
Saturday, 16 December
 
 
09.00               Session VI - Big Data & Novel Technologies
                        Frits Koning, Leiden, The Netherlands
                        Aridaman Pandit, Utrecht, The Netherlands
 
10.30               Coffee Break
 
11.00               Session VII - Neuroimmunomodulation
                        Niels Eijkelkamp, Utrecht, The Netherlands
                        Paul-Peter Tak, Stevenage, UK
 
12.00               Closing Keynote Lecture
                        Guus Velders, Atmospheric Scientist, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
                        Listed in Time Magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in 2016
 
12.45               Farewell Lunch