Type I Interferon: Friend and Foe Alike (X6)

joint with the meeting on Pattern Recognition Signaling: From Innate Immunity to Inflammatory Disease (X5)

Scientific Organizers: Alan Sher, Virginia Pascual, Adolfo García-Sastre and Anne O'Garra


March 19—23, 2017

Fairmont Banff Springs, Banff, Alberta, Canada


Supported by the Directors' Fund


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

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

** Meeting has ended **

Discounted Abstract Deadline: November 17, 2016

*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 20, 2016)

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.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: November 17, 2016

*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: December 20, 2016

*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 17, 2016)

Discounted Registration Deadline: January 19, 2017

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


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 150.00 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: 995.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 770.00 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 some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo 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, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

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 any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

Services

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

For all medical emergencies, call 911. The medical services and centers below are the closest in proximity to the conference location.
Emergency Room Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Banff Mineral Springs Hospital, 403-762-2222.
Hospital Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Banff Mineral Springs Hospital, 403-762-2222
Pharmacy Walking distance Car/Taxi required Shuttle/Bus required Banff Safeway Pharmacy, 403-762-5378

For information on sharing childcare, visit our Childcare Bulletin Board.
Child Care Walking distance Childcare Connections, 403-760-4443
Fairmont Banff Springs - Kids Club

A limited number of complimentary computers will be available for checking e-mail. Computers are also available at the Business Center for a fee.
ATM Walking distance ATM is available at Fairmont Banff Springs; please inquire with the Concierge.
Computer / Printer Walking distance Printer access is available at the Date Group Business Center

Contact: Phone: 403-762-1757
Fax: 403-762-1759
Email: fairmont.banff@datagroup.ca
Fax Walking distance Faxes can be sent or received at Fairmont Banff Springs.

Contact: Phone: 403-762-1757
Fax: 403-762-1759
Email: fairmont.banff@datagroup.ca
Federal Express (FedEx) Walking distance Fed Ex services are available in the Data Group Business Center, charges apply. br
Contact: Phone: 403-762-1757
Fax: 403-762-1759
Email: fairmont.banff@datagroup.ca
Post Office Walking distance Car/Taxi required Mail can be sent from the post office in downtown Banff; please inquire with the Concierge.
Wireless Access Walking distance Unlimited business internet access in your guest room and public spaces is available to all guests as part of our Resort Fee program. Members of Le Club Accorhotels will receive an upgrade to premium internet access.
The above information is provided as a courtesy to our conferees and is subject to change without notice.