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T Cell Dysfunction, Cancer and Infection (A3)

Scientific Organizers: Daniel C. Douek, W. Nicholas Haining and Jedd D. Wolchok


January 16—20, 2018

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Sponsored by Incyte Corporation, Juno Therapeutics and TESARO, Inc.


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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 21, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 21, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 19, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 20, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-A3 "T Cell Dysfunction, Cancer and Infection" 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 September 21, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After September 21, 2017 until October 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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September 21, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 20, 2017 820.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 20, 2017 1020.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 20, 2017 595.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 20, 2017 795.00 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: September 21, 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 October 19, 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: September 21, 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: October 19, 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 September 21, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 20, 2017


Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 595.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1020.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 795.00 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 Tuesday, January 16 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Saturday, January 20 with a closing plenary session and keynote address from 17:00 to 19:15, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Sunday, January 21 in order to fully experience the meeting.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16

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

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 17

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Rafi Ahmed, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
A New Look at T Cell Exhaustion

09:00—11:15
Adoptive T Cell Therapy for Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Crystal L. Mackall, Stanford University, USA
Use of Adoptive T Cell Transfer in Pediatric Patients

Coffee Break

Cassian Yee, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
CTL Therapy of Cancer

Michael Jensen, University of Washington School of Medicine/Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA
Update on CAR T Cells

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Breckenridge Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Breckenridge Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
T Cells and their Microenvironment
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Daniel C. Douek, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
The Macroenvironment and T Cells

David G. Brooks, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, Canada
Type I Interferons and T Cell Immunity

Susan M. Kaech, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
Regulation of T Cells by Lipids

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.

Breckenridge Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Breckenridge Ballroom

THURSDAY, JANUARY 18

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:30
Basic Biology of T Cell Exhaustion
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
W. Nicholas Haining, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Epigenetic Landscape of T Cell Exhaustion

Ananda W. Goldrath, University of California, San Diego, USA
Transcriptional Regulation of CD8 T Cell Immunity

Coffee Break

Andrea Schietinger, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Tumor-specific T cell dysfunction

Dietmar Zehn, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Subsets and T Cell Differentiation in Chronic LCMV Infection

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Breckenridge Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Breckenridge Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: The 'Other Cells'

Colorado Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
Adoptive T Cell Transfer for Infection
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Philip D. Greenberg, University of Washington, USA
Novel Approaches to Isolating Receptors and Engineering Cells to Target Tumor Antigens

James L. Riley, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Engineering T Cells to Functionally Cure HIV-1 Infection

Catherine M. Bollard, Children’s National Health System, USA
Virus Specific T Cells Post HSCT-Broadening Applicability

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.

Breckenridge Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Breckenridge Ballroom

FRIDAY, JANUARY 19

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:00
Basic Biology of Inhibitory Receptors
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Arlene H. Sharpe, Harvard Medical School, USA
The Role of the PD-1 Pathway in Regulating Immunity

Dario A. A. Vignali, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
The Role of the LAG3 in Regulating Immunity

Coffee Break

James P. Allison, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
The Role and Future of CTLA-4 Modulation in Tumor Immunity

Ira Mellman, Genentech, Inc., USA
PD-L1 Blockade and Targeted Therapy

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Breckenridge Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Breckenridge Ballroom
14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Big Machines! Big Data!

Colorado Ballroom
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—19:00
Checkpoint Blockade
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Jedd D. Wolchok, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Clinical Results of Combined Checkpoint Blockades

Suzanne L. Topalian, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
PD-1 Blockade in Virus-Associated Cancers: Intersection of Antitumor and Infectious Immunity

E. John Wherry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Cellular Immunology of Checkpoint Blockade

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.

Breckenridge Ballroom
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Breckenridge Ballroom

SATURDAY, JANUARY 20

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Summit Gallery
08:00—11:00
Targets for T Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Robert Thimme, University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany
Impact of Antigen Recognition on T Cell Diversification in Chronic Viral Hepatitis

Eliezer Van Allen, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
The Role of Mutational Antigens in Determining Response to Immunotherapy

Coffee Break

Pramod K. Srivastava, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, USA
Broadening the View of Mutational Antigens for Cancer Therapy

Lélia Delamarre, Genentech, Inc., USA
Neoantigens as Cancer Vaccines

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
17:00—18:15
Vaccines to Revive T Cell Responses
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Robert A. Seder, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
Adjuvants for T Cell Vaccines

Darrell J. Irvine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Materials Science of Vaccines

18:15—19:00
Closing Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
Carl H. June, University of Pennsylvania, USA
CAR T Cells: Where Are We Now, Where Do We Go Next?

19:00—19:15
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/16/2017

Colorado Ballroom
19:15—20:15
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Breckenridge Ballroom
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.

Breckenridge Ballroom

SUNDAY, JANUARY 21

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Incyte Corporation Juno Therapeutics
TESARO, Inc.
 

We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:


Impact Journals, LLC.


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



Genentech, Inc.


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

Click here for more information on Industry Support and Recognition Opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming an advertising/marketing in-kind partner, please contact:
Yvonne Psaila, Director, Marketing and Communications, Email: yvonnep@keystonesymposia.org,
Phone:+1 970-262-2676