Preliminary Programme

Thursday, 19 September

12:00-14:30

Registration and posters set-up

14:30-15:00

Welcome and Opening of the Congress

Awarding of the Luca Daveggio prize

15:00-16:00

SIBBM Keynote Lecture

Angelika Amon (Boston, MA, USA)

16:00-17:00

Session 1: Protein synthesis and degradation in cancer

Simona Polo (Milan, Italy)

Michele Carbone (Manoa, HI, USA)

17:00-18:00

Coffee break

18:00-19:30

Flash poster presentations

19:30-22:00

Poster session 1 and Buffet dinner

Friday, 20 September

9:00-10:00

Keynote Lecture

Sandra Schmid (Dallas, TX, USA)

10:00-11:00

Session 2: Membrane contacts

Marco Sandri (Montreal, Canada and Padua, Italy)

Antonella De Matteis (Naples, Italy)

11:00-11:30

Coffee break

11:30-12:30

Session 3: Cancer microenvironment

Alberto Mantovani (Milan)
Innate immunity, inflammation and cancer: double edged swords

Adriana Albini (Milan)
Inflammation, angiogenesis and the tumor microenvironment as targets for cancer prevention

12:30-13:30

AIRC Keynote Lecture AIRC

Michael W. Young (New York, NY, USA) • 2017 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

13:30-15:00

Lunch break

15:00-16:00

Session 4: Circadian clock

Michael Hastings (Cambridge, UK)

Paolo Sassone-Corsi (Irvine, CA, USA)

16:00-17:00

Keynote Lecture

Pier Paolo Di Fiore (Milan)

17:00-17:30

Coffee break

17:30-19:00

Session 5: Cancer cellular evolution

Alberto Bardelli (Turin)

Giovanni Ciriello (Lausanne, Switzerland)

Francesca De Michelis (Trento)

19:00-22:00

Poster session 2 and Buffet dinner

Saturday, 21 September

9:00-10:00

Keynote Lecture

Maria Rescigno (Milan, Italy)

10:00-11:30

Session 6: Inflammation and immune response

Alessandro Sette (La Jolla, CA, USA)
The human T cell response against Dengue virus following exposure, vaccination and acute infection

Antonella Viola (Padua)
The role of mitochondria in macrophage activation and functions

Haining Yang (Manoa, HI, USA)

11:30-12:00

Coffee break

12:00-13:00

The EMBO Keynote Lecture EMBO

Bruce Beutler (Dallas, TX, USA) • 2011 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine

13:00-14:00

Lunch break

14:00-16:00

Parallel Sessions (selected contributions from submitted abstracts)

A. From stress response to tissue development and regeneration

B. Signalling, membrane trafficking and organelle biogenesis

16:00-17:00

Coffee break

17:00-18:00

Session 7: Stem cells in development and cancer: from single cell to organoids

Giulio Cossu (Manchester, UK)
Cell therapy for muscular dystrophies

Nicola Valeri (London, UK)

18:00-18:15

Awarding of the "Guido Berlucchi Foundation" prizes

18:15-19:30

ABCD Assembly

20:30

Social dinner