Pre-Congress Meeting

Bologna, Italy • 18-19 September 2019

The pre-congress meeting will be held at the same location as the ABCD 2019 Congress, Savoia Hotel Regency.

Information

The pre-congress meeting is reserved for post-docs and Ph.D. students who are under 35 years at the date of the congress. Attendance will be limited to 70 participants.

Participation in the pre-congress meeting is reserved to post-docs and Ph.D. students who will attend and submit an abstract to the ABCD 2019 National Congress.

In case of oversubscription, acceptance will be decided by the organisers based on the quality of the presented abstracts.

Among the participants of the pre-congress meeting, thirteen will be selected for oral presentations during the pre-congress meeting. All participants (including those selected for oral presentations) are still expected to present their posters at the ABCD 2019 National Congress.

There is no registration fee for the pre-congress meeting and for the pre-congress meeting dinner.

Programme

Wednesday, 18 September

12:00-14:00

Arrival and Registration

14:00-15:00

Keynote Lecture

Sandra Schmid (Dallas, TX, USA)

15:00-16:15

5 selected talks

16:15-16:50

Coffee break

16:50-18:55

5 selected talks

19:15-21:00

Dine with the Scientists

21:15-22:30

Round Table

Discussants: Elisabetta Argenzio (EMBO), Melina Casadio (JCB), Pier Paolo Di Fiore (Milan), Tom Kirchhausen (Boston, MA, USA)

Thursday, 19 September

9:00-10:30

Keynote Lecture

Tom Kirchhausen (Boston, MA, USA)

10:30-11:00

Coffee break

11:00-12:40

5 selected talks

12:40

Buffet lunch and Adjourn

 

Organisers

Pier Paolo Di Fiore

Tomas Kirchhausen