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NOTES:
This meeting occurs in 2017.
This meeting will be conducted in English.

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


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Viral Immunity: Mechanisms and Consequences (B4)

Scientific Organizers: Akiko Iwasaki, Daniel B. Stetson and E. John Wherry


February 19—23, 2017

Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza Hotel, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA


Sponsored by Gilead Sciences, Inc.


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks; poster display opportunities remain open.
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 18, 2016 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 18, 2016 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 17, 2016 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 19, 2016 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-B4 "Viral Immunity: Mechanisms and Consequences" 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 18, 2016 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 18, 2016 until January 19, 2017 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 18, 2016 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 19, 2016 795.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After December 19, 2016 945.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 19, 2016 570.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After December 19, 2016 720.00 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.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 18, 2016


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 November 17, 2016)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


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 18, 2016


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: November 17, 2016


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 18, 2016)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 19, 2016


Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 570.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 945.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 720.00 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.
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 Sunday, February 19 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, February 23 with a closing plenary session and keynote address from 17:00 to 20:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, February 24 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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

Promenade

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Pecos/Canyon
07:30—08:00
Poster Setup

Mesa C
08:00—17:00
Poster Viewing

Mesa C
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Stephen P. Goff, Columbia University, USA
Host Regulation of Retroviruses

09:00—11:15
Sensing Endogenous Viruses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Daniel B. Stetson, University of Washington, USA
Regulating Endogenous Retroviral Sensing

Coffee Break

John V. Moran, University of Michigan Medical School, USA
Studies of a Human Retrotransposon

George Kassiotis, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Immunity to Endogenous Retroviruses

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—12:15
Lunch

Pecos/Canyon
12:00—14:30
Poster Session 1

Mesa C
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1

Mesa A-B
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Promenade
17:00—19:00
Evolutionary Arms Race with Viruses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Nels C. Elde, University of Utah, USA
Retrogenes as Antivirals

Nicolas Manel, Institut Curie, France
Interactions of Dendritic Cells with Viruses

Beatrice H. Hahn, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Determinants of HIV-1 Transmission Fitness

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00
On Own for Dinner


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Pecos/Canyon
08:00—11:00
Innate Antiviral Defense
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Sara R. Cherry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA
Cellular Factors that Regulate Viral Pathogenesis

John W. Schoggins, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Modulation of Viral Infection by Interferon-Stimulated Genes

Coffee Break

Michael S. Diamond, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Using Mouse Models to Study the Pathogenesis and Immune Response to Zika Virus

Akiko Iwasaki, HHMI, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Innate Antiviral Defense

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Mesa C
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Mesa C
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Promenade
17:00—19:00
Viral Sensors: Structure and Function
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Zhijian James Chen, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
DNA Sensor

Sun Hur, Harvard Medical School, USA
Structure and Function of RNA Sensnors

Toshiyuki Shimizu, University of Tokyo, Japan
Structural Study of TLRs Sensing Single Stranded RNA in Innate Immune System

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

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

Pecos/Canyon
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Mesa C

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Pecos/Canyon
08:00—11:00
Memory Responses in Peripheral Tissue
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Ulrich H. Von Andrian, Harvard Medical School, USA
Memory T Cells in the Uterus

Susan M. Kaech, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Memory T Cell Programming

Coffee Break

Rachael A. Clark, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Resident Memory T cells in Human Health and Disease

Laura K. Mackay, University of Melbourne, Australia
Molecular Regulation of Tissue-Resident Lymphocytes

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Mesa C
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Mesa C
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Promenade
17:00—19:00
Consequences of Virus Infection on Immunity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Ken H. Cadwell, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Virus-Host Interactions and the Gut Microbiota

Ruslan M. Medzhitov, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Coinfection and Disease Tolerance

Tatyana V. Golovkina, University of Chicago, USA
Genetic Basis for the Inhibition of Retrovirus Neutralizing Antibody Responses

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

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

Pecos/Canyon
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Mesa C

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Pecos/Canyon
08:00—11:00
Vaccines Against Viruses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
Galit Alter, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA
Exploiting the Adjuvanting Effects of Antibody Glycosylation in Vaccination

Adolfo García-Sastre, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Universal vaccines for influenza viruses

Coffee Break

Gary J. Nabel, Sanofi, USA
Novel Approaches to Broadly Neutralizing Ab Combinations for HIV Prevention and Treatment

Penny L. Moore, National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa
HIV Vaccines – Lessons from Infection

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2

Mesa A-B
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Promenade
17:00—18:15
Chronic Viral Infection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
E. John Wherry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Molecular Basis of T Cell Exhaustion: Insights for immunotherapy

Daniel C. Douek, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Multiple Origins of Virus Persistence in HIV Controllers

18:15—19:00
Closing Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Rafi Ahmed, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

19:00—19:15
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/19/2017

Mesa A-B
20:00—21:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Pecos/Canyon
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.

Mesa Ballroom

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24

 
Departure


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Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Gilead Sciences, Inc.

We gratefully acknowledge support for this conference from:


Directors' Fund


These generous unrestricted gifts allow our Directors to schedule meetings in a wide variety of important areas, many of which are in the early stages of research.

Click here to view all of the donors who support the Directors' Fund.



We appreciate the organizations that provide Keystone Symposia with additional support, such as marketing and advertising:


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Special thanks to the following for their support of Keystone Symposia initiatives to increase participation at this meeting by scientists from underrepresented backgrounds:


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If your organization is interested in joining these entities in support of Keystone Symposia, please contact: Sarah Lavicka, Assistant Director of Development, Email: sarahl@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2690

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