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Intra- and Intercellular Mechanisms of Aging (B2)

Scientific Organizers: Malene Hansen, Johan Auwerx and Heinrich Jasper


February 9—13, 2020

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Sponsored by Astellas Pharma Inc. and Cell Research


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 10, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 10, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 7, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 11, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-B2 "Intra- and Intercellular Mechanisms of Aging" 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 October 10, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 10, 2019 until November 7, 2019 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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October 10, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 11, 2019 945.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After December 11, 2019 1145.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 11, 2019 720.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After December 11, 2019 920.00 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: October 10, 2019

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

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 November 7, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


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: October 10, 2019

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


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.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: November 7, 2019

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


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 October 10, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 11, 2019

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


Registration Fee: 945.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 720.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1145.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 920.00 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.

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No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 24 hr (international) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, February 9 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, February 13 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, February 14 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 9

4:00—8:00 PM
Arrival and Registration

British/Columbia Foyer
6:00—8:00 PM
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

British/Columbia Foyer

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Columbia Ballroom
8:30—9:30 AM
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Andrew G. Dillin, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Cell Autonomous and Cell Non-autonomous Regulation of Proteostasis

9:30—11:45 AM
DNA / Chromatin Homeostasis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Shelley L. Berger, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Epigenetic Mechanisms in Yeast and Cells

Coffee Break

Joachim Lingner, EPFL, Switzerland
Manipulation of Oxidative Damage at Telomeres to Regulate Cellular Lifespan

Judith Campisi, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Cellular senescence and aging: Cell autonomous and non-autonomous mechanisms

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:45 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:45 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Columbia Ballroom
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Columbia Ballroom
2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 1: Emerging Concepts

British Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Vesicle/Membrane Homeostasis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Malene Hansen, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, USA
Cell Autonomous and Cell Non-autonomous Functions of Autophagy in Aging

Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Role of Chaperone-Mediated Autophagy in Neurodegeneration and Aging

Martin W. Hetzer, The Salk Institute, USA
Long-Lived Proteins and their Role in Aging

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Columbia Ballroom
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 1

Columbia Ballroom

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Columbia Ballroom
8:30—11:30 AM
Protein Homeostasis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Daniel E. Gottschling, Calico, USA
Changes in Cellular Quality Control In Yeast Aging

Judith Frydman, Stanford University, USA
Molecular Chaperones and Protein Folding

Coffee Break

Richard I. Morimoto, Northwestern University, USA
The Heat Shock Response as an Intra- and Intercellular Protein Homeostatic Mechanism

Cynthia Kenyon, Calico, USA
Mechanisms that Slow or Reverse Aspects of Aging in C. elegans

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:30 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Columbia Ballroom
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Columbia Ballroom
4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Mitochondrial Homeostasis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Johan Auwerx, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Genetic Dissection of Mitochondrial Function and Aging

David Walker, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Mitophagy and its Role in Drosophila Aging

Cole M. Haynes, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Retrograde Response and C. elegans Aging

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Columbia Ballroom
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 2

Columbia Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Columbia Ballroom
8:30—11:15 AM
Stem Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Heinrich Jasper, Genentech, Inc. & Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Intestinal Stem Cells and Aging in Flies and Beyond

Pekka Katajisto, University of Helsinki, Finland
Stem Cell Niche and Aging

Coffee Break

Pura Munoz Canoves, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain
Intracellular Signaling Mechanisms and Muscle Stem Cell Aging

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:15 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:15 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Columbia Ballroom
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Columbia Ballroom
4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Inter-Tissue Signaling
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
William B. Mair, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
Tissue-Specific Functions of AMPK/CRTC in C. elegans

Coleen T. Murphy, Princeton University, USA
Neuronal/Cognitive Control of Aging

Fabio Demontis, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Inter-Tissue Regulation of Aging and Proteostasis in Drosophila via Myokine Signaling

Minho M. Shong, Chungnam National University School of Medicine, South Korea
Role of Mammalian Mitokine GDF15 in Mammalian Aging

7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Columbia Ballroom
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 3

Columbia Ballroom

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Columbia Ballroom
8:30—11:30 AM
Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Meng C. Wang, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Metabolite Signaling in Longevity Regulation

Dario Riccardo Valenzano, Max-Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Germany
Systemic Regulation of Aging via the Gut Microbiota

Coffee Break

Anne Brunet, Stanford University, USA
Metabolism and Aging

P. Eline Slagboom, Leiden University, Netherlands
Hall Marks of Human Aging in the Molecular Profiles of Intervention and Cohort Studies

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop 2: Mentoring

British Ballroom
4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
5:00—6:45 PM
Neurodegenerative Diseases
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
Saul A. Villeda, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Mechanisms of Brain Aging and Rejuvenation

Li-Huei Tsai, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Epigenetics and Alzheimer’s Disease

Chee-Yeun Chung, Yumanity Therapeutics, USA
Novel Drug Discovery Platform for Neurodegenerative Diseases

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

6:45—7:00 PM
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/09/2020

British Ballroom
7:00—8:00 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Columbia Ballroom
8:00—11:00 PM
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.

Columbia Ballroom

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Astellas Pharma Inc. Cell Research

We gratefully acknowledge the generous grant for this conference provided by:


National Institutes of Health

Grant No. 1R13AG064967-01

Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by 1R13AG064967-01 from the National Institutes of Health. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention by trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.


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