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Cancer Epigenetics: New Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities (J4)

joint with the meeting on Gene Regulation: From Mechanisms to Disease (J3)

Scientific Organizers: Cigall Kadoch and Christopher Vakoc


January 26—30, 2020

Keystone Resort, Keystone, Colorado, USA


Sponsored by Incyte Corporation


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Registered attendees of one meeting in a joint pair may participate in sessions of the other, pending space availability.

DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 1, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 1, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 29, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 26, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-J4 "Cancer Epigenetics: New Mechanisms and Therapeutic Opportunities" 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 1, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 1, 2019 until October 29, 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 1, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 26, 2019 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 26, 2019 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 26, 2019 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 26, 2019 820.00 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 1, 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 October 29, 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 1, 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: October 29, 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 1, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 26, 2019

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


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 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, January 26 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 30 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 31 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 26

4:00—8:00 PM
Arrival and Registration

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

Longs Peak Foyer

MONDAY, JANUARY 27

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
8:00—9:00 AM
Welcome and Keynote Address (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Columbine Ballroom
Shelley L. Berger, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Gene Regulation and Epigenetics in Aging

9:00—11:15 AM
Fundamentals of Gene Regulation (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Columbine Ballroom
Eva Nogales, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Assembly of the General Transcription Machinery as Viewed by CryoEM

Coffee Break

Patrick Cramer, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany
Structural Basis of RNAPII Elongation Control

Danny F. Reinberg, HHMI/New York University, USA
Mechanisms of Polycomb Mediated Gene Silencing

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:15 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
2:30—4:30 PM
Workshop: Late-Breaking Abstracts

Grays/Longs Peak
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Enhancer Structure in Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019
This session will feature talks on enhancer structure, variants, function in relation to cancer mechanisms.

Quandary Peak
Ashby Morrison, Stanford University, USA
Epigenetic Regulation of Carcinogen Susceptibility

Richard A. Young, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, USA
Enhancer Structure and Insulator Domain Function in Cancer

Bin Wu, Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

5:00—7:00 PM
Imaging of Transcriptional Dynamics
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Grays/Longs Peak
Michael S. Levine, Princeton University, USA
Visualizing Developmental Dynamics in Drosophila Embryos

Ibrahim Cissé, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Imaging Enhancer Promoter Interactions in Single Cells

Danette L. Daniels, Promega Corporation, USA
Kinetic Monitoring of Protein Interactions and Targeted Degradation in Live Cells

Short Talk(s) 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.

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 1

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys

TUESDAY, JANUARY 28

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
8:00—11:00 AM
Epigenetic Modifications of Chromatin and RNA (Joint)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Columbine Ballroom
Tony Kouzarides, University of Cambridge, UK
RNA Modifications and their Roles in Cancer

Asifa Akhtar, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany
Epigenetic Regulation by Histone Acetylation

Coffee Break

Anne Brunet, Stanford University, USA
Insights into Transcriptional Control by Metabolism and Aging

Salvador Aznar Benitah, ICREA and Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Spain
Circadian Rhythms in Epigenetics

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:00 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Human Disease Models of Chromatin Regulation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019
This session will highlight the development of model systems for the study of chromatin regulatory genes in cancer.

Quandary Peak
Jennifer E. Phillips-Cremins, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Genome Misfolding in Human Neurological Disorders

Hao Zhu, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Mouse Models of Chromatin Remodeling Gene Mutations in GI Cancers

Paola Grandi, Cellzome AG, a GSK company, Germany
Click Chemistry and Preclinical Evaluation of Targeted Epigenetic Therapies

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

5:00—7:00 PM
Coupling of Transcription and RNA Processing
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Grays/Longs Peak
Yongsheng Shi, University of California, Irvine, USA
Probing 3’ End Formation of Coding and Non Coding RNAs

Karla M. Neugebauer, Yale University, USA
Dynamics of Co-Transcriptional Splicing

Torben Heick Jensen, Aarhus Universitet, Denmark
New Models for RNA Surveillance and Regulated Decay

Short Talk(s) 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.

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 2

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 29

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
8:00—11:00 AM
Synthetic Lethal Vulnerabilities in Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019
This session will highlight new studies identifying synthetic lethal targets across a range of cancers, and exploring small molecule/ degrader-based inhibition of these targets.

Quandary Peak
Yael David, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Revealing Cancer-Associated Epigenetic Events using Novel Chemical Tools

Ali Shilatifard, Northwestern University, USA
Targeting MLL/Compass Complexes in Cancer Using Small Molecules

Coffee Break

Scott A. Armstrong, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Targeting Dependencies in MLL and other Pediatric Cancers

Christopher Vakoc, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
Methods for Identifying Synthetic Lethal Dependencies in Cancer

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

8:00—11:00 AM
Communication between Promoters and Enhancers
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Grays/Longs Peak
Karen Adelman, Harvard Medical School, USA
Mapping Enhancers and Trancription Regulatory Networks in Development

Eileen E.M. Furlong, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Promoter Enhancer Communication during Drosophila Development

Coffee Break

Alexander Stark, Research Institute of Molecular Pathology - IMP, Austria
Decoding Regulation: Global Screens to Uncover how Sequence Dictates gene Activity

Clodagh C. O'Shea, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:00 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
2:30—4:30 PM
Meet the Editors

Grays/Longs Peak
4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
5:00—7:00 PM
Developmental Epigenetics and Transcription
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019
Highlighting the interplay between chromatin regulatory complexes and transcription factors in development and cancer.

Quandary Peak
Edith Heard, Institut Curie, France
Epigenetic Abnormalities in Development and Cancer

Adrian P. Bracken, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
PRC2 Complexes in Development and Disease

Marcus Buschbeck, Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute, Spain
Histone Variants Linking Metabolism and 3D Chromatin Architecture

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

5:00—7:00 PM
Defining Regulation in Single-Cell Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Grays/Longs Peak
Nikolaus Rajewsky, Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, Germany
Insights into Principles of Gene Regulation by Single Cell Sequencing in Space and Time

Rickard Sandberg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Decoding Transcriptional Regulation and Kinetics Using Single-Cell Transcriptomics

William J. Greenleaf, Stanford University, USA
Single Cell ATAC Seq Reveals Transcription Factor Networks

Short Talk(s) 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.

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
7:30—10:00 PM
Poster Session 3

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys

THURSDAY, JANUARY 30

7:00—8:00 AM
Breakfast

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
8:00—11:00 AM
Chromatin Regulatory Modulation: Novel Small Molecule-Based Approaches
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019
This session will highlight new epigenetic strategies to treat cancers.

Quandary Peak
Eric R. Olson, Syros Pharmaceuticals, USA
Targeting Enhancers in Cancer

Frank P. Stegmeier, KSQ Therapeutics, USA
Synthetic Lethal Screening Efforts across Cancers

Coffee Break

Rab K. Prinjha, GlaxoSmithKline, UK
Epigenetic Inhibition in Cancer: Emerging Strategies and Approaches

Jane A. Skok, New York University School of Medicine, USA
CTCFL and its Impact on Gene Regulation and Interplay with CTCF Function

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

8:00—11:00 AM
Gene Control in Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Grays/Longs Peak
Emma Farley, University of California San Diego, USA
Enhancer Grammar in Development and Disease

François Fuks, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Signaling and Epigenetics in Cell Growth and Cancer

Coffee Break

Robert A. Martienssen, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
Small Non-Coding RNAs in Epigenetic Regulation of Germ Cells

Kathrin Plath, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Gene Regulation in Reprogramming Processes

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00 AM—5:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

4:30—5:00 PM
Coffee Available

Longs Peak Foyer
5:00—6:45 PM
Chromatin Structure and Function in Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019
This session will highlight novel advances in our understanding of chromatin structure and modifications in cancer.

Quandary Peak
Cigall Kadoch, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA
Mammalian SWI/SNF Complexes in Cancer

Luciano Di Croce, CRG - Center for Genomic Regulation, Spain
PRC1 Complexes in Development and Disease

Jikui Song, University of California, Riverside, USA
Structural Studies in DNA Methylation and Links to Human Cancer

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

5:00—6:45 PM
Higher Order Interactions in Transcription Regulation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

Grays/Longs Peak
Steven L. McKnight, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Low Complexity Sequences in Gene Regulation

Geeta J. Narlikar, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Phase Transition in the Spreading of Heterochromatin

Shasha Chong, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Live-Cell Single-Molecule Imaging of Low-Complexity Domain Interactions

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 12/26/2019

Quandary Peak
6:45—7:00 PM
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/26/2019

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

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys
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.

Red Cloud/Shavano/Torreys

FRIDAY, JANUARY 31

 
Departure


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Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Incyte Corporation

We gratefully acknowledge additional support from these exhibitors at this conference:

EpiCypher
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