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

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Mononuclear Phagocytes in Health, Immune Defense and Disease (D3)

Scientific Organizers: Steffen Jung and Miriam Merad


April 30—May 4, 2017

Hyatt Regency Austin, Austin, Texas, USA


Supported by Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.


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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 9, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 9, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Jan 31, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Feb 28, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-D3 "Mononuclear Phagocytes in Health, Immune Defense and 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 9, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 9, 2017 until January 31, 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 9, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On February 28, 2017 795.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After February 28, 2017 945.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On February 28, 2017 570.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After February 28, 2017 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.

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 9, 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 January 31, 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.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: January 9, 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.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: January 31, 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 9, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: February 28, 2017


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, April 30 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, May 4 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, May 5 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, APRIL 30

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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

Zilker North Lobby

MONDAY, MAY 1

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Zilker 1-2
08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Ruslan M. Medzhitov, HHMI/Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Mononuclear Phagocytes in Homeostasis and Inflammation

09:30—11:45
Mononuclear Phagocyte Development
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Florent Ginhoux, Singapore Immunology Network, Singapore
EMBO Young Investigator Lecture: Ontogeny of Mononuclear Phagocytes

Coffee Break

Frederic Geissmann, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Monocytes (and Macrophages)

Ido Amit, Weizmann Institute, Israel
EMBO Young Investigator Lecture: Single Cell RNA-Seq and Epigenetic Analysis of Myeloid Development

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—14:30
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

Zilker 1-2
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Zilker 1-2
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Monocytes, DC and Macrophages
Recent technical advances in profiling and imaging of MNP in healthy tissue and disease context.

Zilker 3-4
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Zilker North Lobby
17:00—19:00
Mononuclear Phagocyte Maintenance
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Christopher K. Glass, University of California, San Diego, USA
Exploiting Natural Genetic Variation to Understand Macrophage Identity and Function

Michael H. Sieweke, Centre d'Immunologic Marseille-Luming, France
Transcriptional Control of Macrophage Proliferation

Bart N. Lambrecht, VIB, Ghent University, Belgium
Macrophages, DC and ER Stress

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.

Zilker 1-2
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Zilker 1-2

TUESDAY, MAY 2

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Zilker 1-2
08:30—11:30
Mononuclear Phagocytes at the Tissue Site
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Yasmine Belkaid, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Mononuclear Phagocytes and Skin Commensals

Martin Guilliams, Ghent University - VIB, Belgium
Development and Functional Specialization of Liver-Resident Kupffer Cells

Coffee Break

Brian D. Brown, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
T Cell and DC Interactions in Tissues

Gwendalyn J. Randolph, Washington University, USA
Vasculature-associated Mononuclear Phagocytes

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Zilker 1-2
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Zilker 1-2
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Zilker North Lobby
17:00—19:00
Mononuclear Phagocytes in Gut Homeostasis and Inflammation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Carla V. Rothlin, Yale University, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Dan R. Littman, HHMI/New York University School of Medicine, USA
Role of Myeloid Cells in Induction of Microbiota-Specific T Cells

Sarkis K. Mazmanian, California Institute of Technology, USA
Gut Microbiota Regulate Hematopoiesis of Innate Immune Cells

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.

Zilker 1-2
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Zilker 1-2

WEDNESDAY, MAY 3

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Zilker 1-2
08:00—08:30
Poster Setup

Zilker 1-2
08:30—17:00
Poster Viewing

Zilker 1-2
08:30—11:30
Mononuclear Phagocyte Interactions with the Central and Peripheral Nervous System
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Marco Colonna, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Microglia Driven Pathology, Trem2

Daniel Mucida, Rockefeller University, USA
Tissue Adaptation of Intestinal Macrophages

Coffee Break

Burkhard Becher, University of Zurich, Switzerland
The T Cell-Myeloid Connection in Chronic Inflammation

Steffen Jung, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Tissue Macrophages in Control of Innervation

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—12:30
Lunch

Zilker 1-2
12:00—14:30
Poster Session 3

Zilker 1-2
14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Checkpoint Blockade and Vaccination Therapies
Interplay and complementation of MNP.

Zilker 3-4
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Zilker North Lobby
17:00—19:00
Mononuclear Phagocytes, Inflammation and Therapy
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Markus G. Manz, University Hospital Zürich, Switzerland
Emergency Myelopoiesis

Catherine (Lynn) Hedrick, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, USA
Mononuclear Cells in Inflammation

Michele De Palma, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Macrophage Reprogramming for Anticancer Therapy

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00
On Own for Dinner


THURSDAY, MAY 4

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Zilker 1-2
08:30—11:30
Mononuclear Phagocytes and Cancer Progression
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Miriam Merad, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Harnessing the Tumor Myeloid Micro-Environment to Enhance Cancer Treatment

Nina Bhardwaj, Mt. Sinai Hospital, USA
Cancer Induced Innate Immune Cell Modulation

Coffee Break

Laurence Zitvogel, Institut Gustave Roussy, France
Gut Microbiota Connects Mucosal and Tumoral Immune Responses

Boris Reizis, NYU Langone Medical Center, USA
Transcriptional Control of Dendritic Cell Functionality

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—14:30
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Zilker North Lobby
17:00—18:45
Mononuclear Phagocytes and Cancer Treatment
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
Nir Hacohen†, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Michael Kalos, Eli Lilly and Company, USA
Modulation of the Microenvironment in Immunotherapy

Ira Mellman, Genentech, Inc., USA
DCs and Macrophages in Cancer Immunotherapy

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 03/30/2017

Zilker 3-4
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Zilker 1-2
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.

Zilker 1-2

FRIDAY, MAY 5

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, 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.

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



EMBO Young Investigator Programme


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