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Exosomes/Microvesicles: Heterogeneity, Biogenesis, Function, and Therapeutic Developments (E2)

Scientific Organizers: Crislyn D'Souza-Schorey and David Lyden


June 4—8, 2018

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Feb 6, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Feb 6, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Mar 6, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Apr 10, 2018 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-E2 "Exosomes/Microvesicles: Heterogeneity, Biogenesis, Function, and Therapeutic Developments" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On February 6, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After February 6, 2018 until March 6, 2018 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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February 6, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On April 10, 2018 820.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After April 10, 2018 1020.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On April 10, 2018 595.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After April 10, 2018 795.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: February 6, 2018


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is March 6, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: February 6, 2018


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

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Abstract Deadline: March 6, 2018


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is February 6, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: April 10, 2018


Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 595.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1020.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Monday, June 4 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Friday, June 8 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Saturday, June 9 in order to fully experience the meeting.

MONDAY, JUNE 4

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Foyer
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Foyer

TUESDAY, JUNE 5

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:00
Extracellular Vesicles (EVs): Cargo and Composition
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
Xandra O. Breakefield, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Nucleic Acid Content of Exosomes

Dolores Di Vizio, Cedars-Sinai, USA
Oncosomes in Prostate Cancer

Coffee Break

Huang-Ge Zhang, University of Louisville, USA
Isolation, Identification and Characterization of Novel Nanovesicles

Stephen J. Gould, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
Mapping Exosome/Microvesicle Trafficking in vivo

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Breckenridge Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Breckenridge Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1

Colorado Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
EVs and Regulation of the Immune Response
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
Marca H.M. Wauben, Universiteit Utrecht, Netherlands
Cross-Organism Communication: The Immune Regulatory Role of Breast Milk Extracellular Vesicles

Susanne Gabrielsson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Exosomes to Potentiate Immune Responses

Olga V. Volpert, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
The Dichotomy of the Innate Immune Response to Cancer Exosomes

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Breckenridge Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Breckenridge Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:00
EVs and Cancer I (Tumor Growth and Dissemination)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
James Clancy, University of Notre Dame, USA
Tumor Microvesicles and Cell Invasion

Richard A. Cerione, Cornell University, USA
Signaling Pathways in Cancer Progression

Coffee Break

Raghu Kalluri, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Exosomes and the Progression of Pancreatic Cancer

Clotilde Théry, Institut Curie, France
Contributions of EV Subpopulations to Tumor Growth and Dissemination

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Breckenridge Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Breckenridge Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
EVs in Neurobiology: Neurodevelopment, Degeneration and Regeneration
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
Andrew Hill, La Trobe University, Australia
Exosomes and Microvesicles as Vehicles for the Transfer of Misfolded Proteins between Cells

Stefan Momma, Frankfurt University Hospital, Germany
Roles for EV-Mediated Cargo Transfer during Neurodegeneration.

Tsuneya Ikezu, Boston University School of Medicine, USA
EVs in Neurodegeneration

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Breckenridge Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Breckenridge Ballroom

THURSDAY, JUNE 7

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:00
EVs and Cancer II (Metastases)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
David Lyden, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
The Role of Tumor-Secreted Exosomes in Cancer Metastasis

Janusz Rak, McGill University, Canada
Extracellular Vesicles and the Spread of Brain Malignancies

Coffee Break

Takahiro Ochiya, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Japan
EV-Mediated Micromanaging of Tumor Metastasis

Dihua Yu, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Astrocyte-Derived Exosomal microRNA Compels Brain Metastasis Outgrowth

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Breckenridge Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Breckenridge Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 2

Colorado Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
Current and Emerging Technologies
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
Olivier de Wever, University Hospital Ghent, Belgium
Isolation of Extracellular Vesicles

David Issadore, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Optofluidics Platforms for Exosome-based Diagnostics

Bruno Costa-Silva, Champalimaud Foundation, Portugal
Population Analysis of Extracellular Vesicles

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Breckenridge Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Breckenridge Ballroom

FRIDAY, JUNE 8

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:00
EVs in Host-Pathogen Interactions
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
Neta Regev-Rudzki, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Malaria Parasites Regulate Secretion of Exosomes Carrying Distinct Cargo

Jeff S. Schorey, University of Notre Dame, USA
Extracellular Vesicles: Friend or Foe in the Immune Response against a Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection

Coffee Break

Ana Claudia Torrecilhas, Universidade Federal de São Paulo, Brazil
Extracellular Vesicles Modulate Innate Immune Response in Protozoa Infection

Marlene Dreux, CIRI, International Center for Infectology Research, France
Sensing of Infected Cell via Cell-Cell Contact Trigger an Antiviral State

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—18:45
EV Therapeutics
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
Johan Skog, Exosome Diagnostics, Inc., USA
Current State of Exosome based Diagnostics

Jan Lötvall, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Potential of Exosomes for Therapeutic Uses

Eva Rohde, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg, Austria
Pharmaceutical Engineering and Clinical Testing of Extracellular Vesicles

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 05/04/2018

Colorado Ballroom
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Breckenridge Ballroom
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Breckenridge Ballroom

SATURDAY, JUNE 9

 
Departure


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