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Autophagy: From Model Systems to Therapeutic Opportunities (B2)

Scientific Organizers: Vojo Deretic, Li Yu and Leon O. Murphy


February 17—21, 2019

Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA


This activity is supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 23, 2018 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 23, 2018 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 15, 2018 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 13, 2018 [details]

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Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2019-B2 "Autophagy: From Model Systems to Therapeutic Opportunities" conference only.

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Deadline Date Cost
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Before and On October 23, 2018 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
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After October 23, 2018 until January 6, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
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October 23, 2018 n/a
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Before and On December 13, 2018 845.00 USD
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Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After December 13, 2018 1045.00 USD
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Before and On December 13, 2018 620.00 USD
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After December 13, 2018 820.00 USD

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Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 23, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

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:
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**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is November 15, 2018)

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Scholarship Deadline: October 23, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


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: November 15, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


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 23, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 13, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 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: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

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Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, February 17 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, February 21 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:15, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, February 22 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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

Cava Santa Fe

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Cava Santa Fe
07:30—08:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
08:00—19:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Vojo Deretic, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, USA

Beth Levine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Autophagy – A View from Mammalian and Metazoan Studies

09:00—11:30
Autophagy Fundamentals
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Anne Simonsen, University of Oslo, Norway

* Patrice Codogno, INSERM, France

David C. Rubinsztein, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, UK
Depletion of Acetyl-Coenzyme A by starvation inhibits mTORC1 pathway via EP300

Coffee Break

Terje Johansen, Institute of Medical Biology, Norway
Selective Autophagy Mediated by Both Sequestosome 1/p62-Like Receptors and Mitophagy Receptors

Chiara De Leonibus, Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine, Italy
Short Talk: A Selective ER-Phagy Exerts Procollagen Quality Control via a CALNEXIN-FAM134B Complex

J. Wade Harper, Harvard Medical School, USA
Exploring proteome homeostasis mechanisms using quantitative proteomics

11:30—12:15
Lunch

Cava Santa Fe
12:00—14:30
Poster Session 1

Eldorado B
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Structural Biology and Proteomics and Autophagy

Eldorado A
* Christian Behrends, Ludwig Maximilians University München, Germany
Proteomics Studies of Autophagy Systems

Sharan Swarup, Harvard Medical School, USA
Profiling the Lysophagy Pathway through Quantitative Proteomics

* James H. Hurley, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Structural Studies of Autophagy Systems

Takanori Otomo, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
Insights into Phagophore Expansion from Structural and Biochemical Analyses of the ATG2A-WIPI4 Complex

Carsten Sachse, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany
Structural Basis and in situ Visualization of p62/SQSTM1 Polymers by Electron Microscopy

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
mTOR, AMPK, TFEB – Relationship to Autophagy and Other Pathways
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Patricia Boya, Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas, CSIC, Spain

Roberto Zoncu, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Molecular Mechanisms of Lysosomal mTORC1 Regulation by Cellular Lipids

Wei Liu, Zhejiang University, China
Signal Regulation of Autophagy Initiation

Nuno Raimundo, University Medical Center Goettingen, Germany
Short Talk: Mitochondrial malfunction impairs lysosomal hydrolysis via AMPK-PtdIns(3,5)P2

Reuben J. Shaw, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
AMPK and ULK1: Two Critical Kinases in Autophagy Initiation

19:00
On Own for Dinner


TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Cava Santa Fe
08:00—11:15
Membrane Trafficking and its Role in Autophagy
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Fulvio Reggiori, University Medical Centre Groningen, Netherlands

Ivan Dikic, Goethe University Medical School, Germany
Crossovers between Ubiquitin-directed Autophagy and GTPase Regulated Trafficking

Jin-Mi Heo, Harvard Medical School, USA
Short Talk: RAB7A Phosphorylation by TBK1 Promotes Mitophagy via the PINK-Parkin Pathway

Noboru Mizushima, University of Tokyo, Japan
Evolution of the ATG12 Conjugation System

Coffee Break

Cheng-Wei Hsieh, Institute of Biological Chemistry, Taiwan
Short Talk: Omegasome-Proximal PtdIns(4,5)P2 Couples F-Actin Mediated Mitoaggregate Disassembly with Autophagosome Formation during Mitophagy

Felix Randow, Medical Research Council, UK
Autophagy in Cell-Autonomous Immunity

Li Yu, Tsinghua University, China
p62 Phase Separation in Autophagy

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Autophagy Regulation and Processes
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Maria Ines Vaccaro, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

* Qing Zhong, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, China

Sharon A. Tooze, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Initiation of autophagosome formation

Elizabeth A. Allen, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Short Talk: A Myotubularin-Related Phosphatase that Regulates Autophagic Flux

Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Different forms of Selective Autophagy

Qiming Sun, Zhejiang University, China
Short Talk: FAM134B Oligomerization Drives ER Membrane scission for ER-phagy

Vojo Deretic, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, USA
Autophagy Regulation by Galectins during Membrane Damage Homeostasis

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

Cava Santa Fe
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Eldorado B

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Cava Santa Fe
08:00—11:30
Autophagy, Proteostasis and Organellar Homeostasis
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Eeva-Liisa Eskelinen, University of Turku, Finland

Kevin M. Ryan, Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, UK
Autophagy in Tissue Growth and Tumor Development

Jennifer A. Lippincott-Schwartz, Howard Hughes Medical Institute - Janelia Farm, USA
Autophagy and Lipid Droplets

Martin Graef†, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Aging, Germany
Short Talk: System-Wide Profiling of Mitotic Aging Reveals Pro-Aging Functions of the Autophagy Machinery

Coffee Break

Tamotsu Yoshimori, Osaka University, Japan
Autophagy in Lysosomal, Endosomal and Phagosomal Homeostasis

Meagan J. McGrath, Monash University, Australia
Short Talk: Defective Lysosome Homeostasis during Autophagy Causes Skeletal Muscle Disease

Anastasia Henry, Denali Therapeutics, USA
The Role of Leucine-Rich Repeat Kinase 2 (LRRK2) in Regulating Endo-Lysosomal Function

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
14:30—16:30
Panel: Women in Science at All Career Stages

Eldorado A
* Anne Simonsen, University of Oslo, Norway

* Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

* Malene Hansen, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, USA

Magdalene Moran, Rheostat Therapeutics, USA

Helin Vakifahmetoglu-Norberg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

Aurore L. Claude-Taupin, University of New Mexico, USA

Eun-Kyeong Jo, Chungnam National University, South Korea

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Autophagy in Aging, Degenerative, and Inflammatory Disease
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Jennifer Martinez, NIEHS, National Institutes of Health, USA

* Phyllis I. Hanson, Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Malene Hansen, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute, USA
Regulation of autophagy in aging and disease

Franck Oury, Institut Necker Enfants-Malades, France
Short Talk: Autophagy Induction is Required to Enhance Cognition and Integrate the Effects of Youthful Systemic Factors in the Aged Brain

Mondira Kundu, St. Jude Children's Hospital, USA
ULK/Atg1 Function: From Development to Disease

Rupert Beale, University of Cambridge, UK
Short Talk: Influenza A Virus Triggers a Pathway that Resembles Autophagy but has a Distinct Molecular Basis

Herbert (Skip) W. Virgin, Vir Biotechnology, USA
Autophagy in Inflammation and Immunity

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

Cava Santa Fe
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Eldorado B

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Cava Santa Fe
08:00—11:15
Autophagy in Metabolism, Growth Control and Cancer
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Devrim Gozuacik, Sabanci University, Turkey

* Leon O. Murphy, Casma Therapeutics, USA

Eileen P. White, Rutgers University, USA
Autophagy Maintains Host and Tumor Metabolism and an Anti-Cancer Immune Response

Rushika M. Perera, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Short Talk: Lysosome Mediated Remodeling of the Cancer Proteome

Tor Erik Rusten, Institute for Cancer Research, Norway
Autophagy and Cancer: What Flies Tell Us

Coffee Break

Beat Nyfeler, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Switzerland
VPS34 and Autolysosomal Regulation

Nunzia Pastore, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Short Talk: MiT-TFE Transcription Factors Couple Autophagy and Metabolism to the Peripheral Clock

Jayanta Debnath, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Autophagy and Metastatic Colonization

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Current Controversies

Eldorado A
* Michael Lazarou, Monash University, Australia
Function of Mammalian Atg8s (LC3s and GABARAPs) in Autophagy: New Insights and Controversies

Shigeomi Shimizu, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
New Insights into the Mechanism and Biological Roles of Atg5-independent Macroautophagy

Shenliang Yu, Yale University, USA
ATG2 is a Lipid Transporter at ER-Autophagosome Contacts during Autophagosome Biogenesis

Richard I. Odle, Babraham Institute, UK
Repression of Autophagy and Phosphorylation of Autophagy Regulators during Mitosis is Independent of mTORC1

Helin Vakifahmetoglu-Norberg, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Targetome Analysis of Chaperone-Mediated Autophagy in Cancer Cells

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Autophagy from Model Systems to Humans – Closing the Circle
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

Eldorado A
* Quan Chen, Nankai University, China

* Zvulun Elazar, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

Angela Ianniciello, University of Glasgow, UK
Short Talk: ULK1 Regulates Central Carbon Metabolism and Drug-Sensitivity in Leukemic Stem Cells in Autophagy-Independent and Autophagy-Dependent Manner

Hong Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Ciliated Sensory Neurons Detect Cuticle Damage in C. elegans and Activate Autophagy in Multiple Tissues via a TGFbeta-AMPK Axis

Eric H. Baehrecke, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Discovery of Novel Regulators of Autophagy in Animals

Ai Yamamoto, Columbia University, USA
Short Talk: The Physiologic Cargoes of Macroautophagy in Aging and Disease

Andrew M. Thorburn, University of Colorado AMC, USA
Targeting Autophagy in Cancer Treatment

19:00—19:15
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/17/2019

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

Cava Santa Fe
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.

Cava Santa Fe

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

This activity was supported by an educational grant from Celgene Corporation

We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

GeneTex, Inc. Bio-Techne

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



Denali Therapeutics Inc.


Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research


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