Innate Immune Receptors: Roles in Immunology and Beyond (M1)

Scientific Organizers: Jenny P.Y. Ting, Shie-Liang Edmond Hsieh, Fu-Tong Liu, Michael Gale, Jr. and Siamon Gordon


March 10—14, 2019

Humanities/Social Sciences Building of Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan


Developed in collaboration with Academia Sinica

Local Coorganizer Committee:
Hsing-Jien Kung, President Emeritus, National Health Research Institutes
Luh-Hai Wang, Vice President, China Medical University
Huey-Kang Sytwu, Vice President, National Health Research Institutes
Yijuang Chern, Director, Department of International Affairs, Academia Sinica,
Chun-Hung Lin, Director, Department of Academia Affairs, Academia Sinica and Instrument Service

Sponsored by BioLegend, Inc., Genentech, Inc. and Merck & Co., Inc.


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Nov 27, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Nov 27, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Dec 11, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Jan 17, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-M1 "Innate Immune Receptors: Roles in Immunology and Beyond" 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 November 27, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After November 27, 2018 until January 27, 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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November 27, 2018 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 17, 2019 945.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After January 17, 2019 1145.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On January 17, 2019 720.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After January 17, 2019 920.00 USD

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: November 27, 2018

*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 December 11, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


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Scholarship Deadline: November 27, 2018

*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.

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Abstract Deadline: December 11, 2018

*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 November 27, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: January 17, 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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Things to Do

Walking distance  = Walking distance (within 1/2 mile of conference center)  FREE Shuttle/Bus available  = FREE Shuttle/Bus available
Shuttle/Bus required  = Shuttle/Bus required  Car/Taxi required  = Car/Taxi required  not available  = Not Available

Suggestion: To find other attendees who may want to join you in activities, use the message board located near the Registration Desk. Post your contact information and activity of interest, and be sure to check the message board during the meeting for posts by fellow attendees.

Suggestion: Ask your Concierge to recommend the best in local activities, entertainment and dining.

Guide to Taipei is a great resource for endless things to do and see while you are in Taipei.
Other Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Raohe Night Market is one of the oldest night markets in Taipei. It is packed with fun and interesting night foods and snacks, quaintshops and stalls and carnival games with prizes. It is only 2.4 miles from the hotel
Sightseeing Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Jiufen is an old gold mining town built by the Japanese and is mostly unchanged.

Taipei 101 Observatory
Hiking Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Xiangshan, also called Elephant Mountain is a short hike right in Taipei. It gives you the best view of the city.

Hualien Taroko Gorge National Park is one of Taiwan's most beautiful sites. Hiking trails to temples and aboriginal settlements is an experience not to be missed by visitors.

Spa Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Make a spa appointment at Jourdeness Spa, located 1.4 miles from the hotel. +866 2 2788 8133.

Fitness classes or spa treatments are also available at KA-RA-DA, also 1.4 miles from the hotel. Click here for website.
Fitness Center Walking distance Fitness Center at the Courtyard Taipei includes cardiovascular equipment and weights.


Market/Grocery Walking distance There are markets within walking distance of the Courtyard on Zhongxiao E Rd.
Dining Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required At the Courtyard Taipei, there is a buffet breakfast as well as 3 restaurants. Nearby, in the Neihu District, there are many more options. Top 10 restaurants near the Courtyard

Din Tai Fung is located 2.8 miles from the Courtyard.
Amounts are in US dollars
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.