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This meeting will be conducted in English.

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Twitter hashtag for this meeting: #KSdiabetes

Diabetes: New Insights into Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Strategies (T2)

Scientific Organizers: Takashi Kadowaki, Juleen R. Zierath, Nobuya Inagaki and Barbara B. Kahn


October 25—29, 2015

Westin Miyako Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan


Lead Sponsor: Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd. Other Sponsors: Astellas Pharma Inc., Journal of Molecular Cell Biology (JMCB), Novo Nordisk A/S and Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland GmbH


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

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: June 25, 2015


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 July 23, 2015)

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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: June 25, 2015


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: July 23, 2015


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 June 25, 2015)

Discounted Registration Deadline: August 25, 2015


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 a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors 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 and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. 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 to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.

Westin Miyako Kyoto
Kyoto, Japan


17, Nishikujo-Inmachi Minami-ku
Kyoto, 601-8412
Japan
Phone: +81 75-661-7111
Fax: +81 75-661-7135
http://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/newmiyako/english/

New Miyako Hotel is a 2-minute walk from Kyoto Station and Aeon Mall. The guestrooms combine modern features like satellite TV and free WiFi with traditional Japanese design touches. Breakfast is included. Each room comes with a mini-fridge, and a kettle with green tea. Taxis and Taxi vouchers will be available in the morning and evening to the Westin Kyoto. Please allow 30 minutes to reach the Westin Kyoto. A complimentary shuttle is also available from the Kyoto Train station (across the street from the hotel) and the Westin Kyoto. Times are limited. We will post the shuttle schedule on the website shortly. Subway is also available. Take 7 station from Kyoto station to Keage station. You will need to change lines at Karasumaoike. Approximate cost is 260 yen and it will take approximately 30 minutes. The New Miyako Hotel is approximately 6 km from the Westin Kyoto, where the meeting is being held.
Accommodations
Rates
Premium Room, single SOLD OUT
Premium Room, double SOLD OUT



Sanjo, Keage, Higashiyama-ku
Kyoto, Japan 605-0052
Japan
Phone: +81 (75) 771-7111
Fax: +81 (75) 771-7145
reservation@westinmiyako.miyakohotels.ne.jp
http://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/westinkyoto/english

VERY limited availability; please call hotel directly to inquire and make reservations
(rates do not include taxes and/or surcharges)

Lodging rate includes daily breakfast.
Accommodations
Rates
Superior Room, single SOLD OUT
Superior Room, double SOLD OUT
Deluxe Room, single SOLD OUT
Deluxe Room, double SOLD OUT
Room rates are listed by the NIGHTLY rate for this meeting.
Rates do not include extra night stays beyond the conference dates.
Deposit requirements vary from site to site; please confirm directly
with the hotel at the time of booking.