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

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Aging and Mechanisms of Aging-Related Disease (E2)

Scientific Organizers: Kazuo Tsubota, Shin-ichiro Imai, Matt Kaeberlein and Joan Mannick


May 15—19, 2017

Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan


Sponsored by Astellas Pharma Inc., Journal of Molecular Cell Biology (JMCB) and Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences


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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 17, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 17, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 15, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 15, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-E2 "Aging and Mechanisms of Aging-Related Disease" 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 17, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 17, 2017 until February 15, 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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January 17, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 15, 2017 845.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 15, 2017 995.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 15, 2017 620.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 15, 2017 770.00 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 17, 2017


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 15, 2017)

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: January 17, 2017


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: February 15, 2017


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 17, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 15, 2017


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.

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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 15 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Friday, May 19 with a closing plenary session from 16:30 to 18:30, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Saturday, May 20 in order to fully experience the meeting.

MONDAY, MAY 15

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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

Foyer

TUESDAY, MAY 16

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Johan Auwerx, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne - EPFL, Switzerland
The Importance of the Nuclear-Mitochondrial Communication for Aging and Longevity

09:30—11:45
Signal Transduction I – Evolutionarily Conserved Players
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Leonard P. Guarente, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
The Role of Sirtuins in Aging and Age-Associated Diseases

Coffee Break

Joan Mannick, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, USA
Is mTOR an Evolutionarily Conserved Pathway that Regulates Human Aging?

Eisuke Nishida, Kyoto University, Japan
Life-Span Regulation by Environmental Stresses in C. elegans

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—14:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Room 503
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Room 503
14:00—16:00
Workshop 1: Cutting-Edge Front of Aging/Longevity Science

Room 501+502
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:00—16:30
Coffee Available

Foyer
16:30—18:30
Signal Transduction II – Mitochondria
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Marcia C. Haigis, Harvard Medical School, USA
The Function of Mitochondrial Sirtuins in Metabolism and Aging

Michael Ristow, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Mitochondria, ROS and Mitohormesis in Healthspan Control

Takashi Kadowaki, University of Tokyo, Japan
Adiponectin as an Anti-Aging Regulator

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:30—19:30
Social Hour with Lite Bites

19:00—21:00
Poster Session 1

Room 503

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
08:30—11:30
Stem Cell Aging and Humoral Factors
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Heinrich Jasper, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Stem Cells and Aging: Lessons from Drosophila

Rajendra S. Apte, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Photoreceptor Metabolism in the Aging Eye

Coffee Break

Emi Nishimura, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Tissue Aging Program based on Stem Cell Aging in Hair Follicles

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—14:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Room 503
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Room 503
14:00—16:00
Workshop 2

Room 501+502
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:00—16:30
Coffee Available

Foyer
16:30—18:30
Intertissue Communication and Rhythm
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Dongsheng Cai, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Hypothalamic Inflammation and Aging/Longevity Control

Shin-ichiro Imai, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Inter-Tissue Communication Mediated by NAMPT/SIRT1 in Aging/Longevity Control

Satchidananda Panda, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
The Effects of Diet on Circadian Rhythm and Metabolism

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:30—19:30
Social Hour with Lite Bites

19:00—21:00
Poster Session 2

Room 503

THURSDAY, MAY 18

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
08:30—11:30
Cellular Senescence
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
John Sedivy, Brown University, USA
The Function of c-Myc in Cellular Senescence and Organismal Aging

Jan M. van Deursen, Mayo Clinic, USA
How Senescent Cells Contribute to Aging and Disease

Coffee Break

Tohru Minamino, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
Cellular Senescence and Age-Associated Diseases

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—16:30
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Room 503
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Room 503
16:00—16:30
Coffee Available

Foyer
16:30—18:45
Stress, Damage and Epigenetic Changes
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Rochelle Buffenstein, Calico, USA
Mechanisms of Aging and Cancer Resistance of Naked Mole Rats

Jan H. J. Hoeijmakers, Erasmus MC, Netherlands
Transcription-Dependent DNA Repair and Age-Associated Diseases

Noboru Mizushima, University of Tokyo, Japan
The Importance of Autophagy in Aging

Jing-Dong Jackie Han, Shanghai Institutes of Biological Sciences, China
Epigenetic Regulation of Aging

18:45—19:45
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Room 503
19:00—21:00
Poster Session 3

Room 503

FRIDAY, MAY 19

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
08:30—09:15
Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Thomas A. Rando, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Epigenetic Regulation of Stem Cell Aging

09:15—12:15
Age-Associated Complications
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Yousin Suh, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Enhancer Mechanism of Aging and Aging-Related Disease

Coffee Break

Kazuo Tsubota, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Age-Associated Eye Diseases and their Treatment

Masashi Yanagisawa, University of Tsukuba, Japan
The Importance of Sleep Regulation in Metabolism and Aging

Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Selective Autophagy and Age-Associated Diseases

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—14:00
On Own for Lunch

14:00—16:00
Workshop 3

Room 501+502
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:00—16:30
Coffee Available

Foyer
16:30—18:15
Interventions for Aging and Longevity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
Tomas Prolla, University of Wisconsin, USA
Caloric Restriction and Aging/Longevity Control

Matt Kaeberlein, University of Washington, USA
The Importance of mTOR Signaling in Aging/Longevity Control

Hideyuki Okano, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
The iPS-Mediated Anti-Aging Medicine

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:15—18:30
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
18:30—19:30
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

TBD
19:30—22:30
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.


SATURDAY, MAY 20

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Astellas Pharma Inc. Journal of Molecular Cell Biology (JMCB)
Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences
 

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 gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

Zymo Research Corporation

We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research


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