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    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2020.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

All programs are subject to change. Check this site for updates.


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Twitter hashtag for this meeting: #KSsinglecell

Single Cell Biology: Pushing New Frontiers in the Life Sciences (F1)

Scientific Organizers: Charles Ansong, Nikolaus Rajewsky and Massimiliano Pagani


May 4—8, 2020

Firenze Fiera-Palazzo dei Congressi, Florence, Italy


Organized in collaboration with the Menarini International Foundation

Sponsored by Cell Research


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 8, 2020 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 5, 2020 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 4, 2020 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-F1 "Single Cell Biology: Pushing New Frontiers in the Life Sciences" 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 January 8, 2020 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 8, 2020 until February 5, 2020 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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January 8, 2020 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 4, 2020 945.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 4, 2020 1145.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 4, 2020 720.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 4, 2020 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: January 8, 2020

*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 February 5, 2020)

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: January 8, 2020

*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: February 5, 2020

*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 January 8, 2020)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 4, 2020

*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 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Monday, May 4 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Friday, May 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, May 9 in order to fully experience the meeting.

MONDAY, MAY 4

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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


TUESDAY, MAY 5

08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Eileen E.M. Furlong, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Dissecting Regulatory Principles of Embryonic Development One Cell at a Time

09:30—11:45
Interrogating Disease Models at Single Cell
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Barbara Treutlein, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Understanding Organoids by Disassembling and Analysing Component Lineages Using Single-Cell RNA Sequencing

Coffee Break

Ido Amit, Weizmann Institute, Israel
Immunology and Single Cell Genomics

Hans C. Clevers, Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands
Molecular Mechanisms of Tissue Development and Cancer of Various Organs Using 3D Organoids and Single Cell Genomics

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

Passi Perduti
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Passi Perduti
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Emerging Technologies for Unbiased Single Cell Analysis

Auditorium
Charles Ansong, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Passi Perduti
17:00—19:00
Single Cell Computational Biology to Molecular Mechanisms
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Sarah Teichmann, Wellcome Sanger Institute, UK
Understanding Global Regulation of Gene Expression in the Immune System Using Single Cell Genomic Data and Computational Analysis

Fabian Theis, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
Computational Approaches in Single Cell Trajectory Analysis and Modeling

Matthias Mann, Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
Proteomics and Systems Biology in the age of Single Cell Analysis

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

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

Passi Perduti
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Passi Perduti

WEDNESDAY, MAY 6

08:00—08:30
Poster Setup

Passi Perduti
08:00—17:00
Poster Viewing

Passi Perduti
08:30—11:30
Development and Cell Fate at Single Cell Resolution I
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Jeffrey A. Whitsett, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, USA
Single-Cell Atlas of the Developing Lung

Nikolaus Rajewsky, Max Delbruck Center for Molecular Medicine, Germany
Design Principles of Gene Expression by Single Cell-Sequencing

Coffee Break

Alexander F. Schier, Harvard University, USA
Vertebrate Embryogenesis at Single Cell Level

Aron B. Jaffe, , USA
Mechanisms Regulating Epithelial Progenitor Cell Fate Decisions

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—12:30
Lunch

Passi Perduti
12:30—15:30
Poster Session 2

Passi Perduti
15:30—16:30
Workshop 2

Auditorium
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Passi Perduti
17:00—19:00
Spatially-Resolved Omics at Single Cell Resolution
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Julia Laskin, Purdue University, USA
Spatial Lipidomics and Metabolomics by Imaging Mass Spectrometry

Bernd Bodenmiller, University of Zürich, Switzerland
Highly Multiplexed Imaging of Tissues with Subcellular Resolution by Imaging Mass Cytometry

Evan Macosko, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA
Spatial and Single-Cell Genomics for Next-Generation Neuropathology

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00
On Own for Dinner
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.


THURSDAY, MAY 7

08:30—11:30
Single Cell Analysis in Tumor Microenvironment
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Massimiliano Pagani, Fondazione INGM, Italy
Understanding the Molecular Mechanisms Underlying T Lymphocyte Differentiation and Plasticity Using Single Cell RNA-Seq

Coffee Break

Evan W. Newell, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA
Using Antigen Specificity to Parse the High Dimensional Profiles of Tumor Infiltrating T Cells

Peter Lichter, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Germany
Experiences in Assessing Intra-Tumor Heterogeneity by Single Cell Sequencing

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Passi Perduti
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Passi Perduti
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Passi Perduti
17:00—19:00
Development and Cell Fate at Single Cell Resolution II
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Alexander van Oudenaarden, Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands
Whole-Organism Clone-Tracing Using Single-Cell Sequencing

Stefano Piccolo, University of Padua, Italy
Single Cell Analysis and Regenerative Medicine

Iannis Aifantis, New York University School of Medicine, USA
The Bone Marrow Microenvironment in Hematopoietic Development and Leukemia

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

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

Passi Perduti
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Passi Perduti

FRIDAY, MAY 8

08:30—11:30
Single Cell Analysis in Neuroscience
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
Sten Linnarsson, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Molecular Architecture and Development of the Human Brain

Ana Pombo, Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, Germany
3D Genome Topology in Specific Neuronal Subtypes

Coffee Break

Bosiljka Tasic, Allen Institute for Brain Science, USA
Cell Types of Adult Mouse Brain

Liqun Luo, Stanford University, USA
Single Cell Genetic Tools to Probe Neural Circuit Assembly and Organization

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

15:30—16:30
Workshop 3

Auditorium
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Passi Perduti
17:00—18:45
Single Cell Analysis in Infection Biology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

Auditorium
David Van Valen, Caltech, USA
Deep Learning for Single Cell Biology

Jörg Vogel, University of Würzburg, Germany
Regulatory and Virulence Mechanisms in Host-Pathogen Interactions

Angela Ciuffi, Institute of Microbiology - CHUV/UNIL, Switzerland
Single Cell Analysis of Viral Pathogenesis

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/04/2020

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

Passi Perduti
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.

Passi Perduti

SATURDAY, MAY 9

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Cell Research Fondazione Internazionale Menarini

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

10x Genomics
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