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Sunday, April 03 | 4:00PM - 8:00PM
Registration
Arrival and Registration


Sunday, April 03 | 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Welcome Mixer

No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Monday, April 04 | 7:00AM - 8:00AM
Breakfast



Monday, April 04 | 8:00AM - 9:30AM
Keynote Addresses
Welcome and Keynote Session


Michel C. Nussenzweig, HHMI/Rockefeller University, USA
Immune Responses to Viruses and Vaccines

Garnett H. Kelsoe, Duke University and Medical Center, USA
Germinal Centers and Broadly Neutralizing Antibodies

Coffee Break

Monday, April 04 | 9:50AM - 11:15AM
Plenary AM
Immunity to Infection


Kathrin de la Rosa, Max Delbruck Center, Germany
Antibody Diversification through Non-VDJ Insertions

Susan Moir, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
B Cell Responses to HIV

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

Monday, April 04 | 11:15AM - 5:00PM
On Own for Lunch



Monday, April 04 | 11:15AM - 1:00PM
Poster Setup



Monday, April 04 | 1:00PM - 10:00PM
Poster Viewing



Monday, April 04 | 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Workshop
Workshop 1: Germinal Centers: Generation and Function


Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

Monday, April 04 | 4:30PM - 5:00PM
Coffee Available



Monday, April 04 | 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Plenary PM
Selection in the Germinal Center


Hai Qi, Tsinghua University, China
B Cell:T Cell Interactions in the Germinal Center

Gabriel D. Victora, Rockefeller University, USA
Affinity Maturation in the Germinal Center

Kai-Michael Toellner, University of Birmingham, UK
Migration of Memory B Cells

David M. Tarlinton, Monash University, Australia
Pathways to the Generation and Maintenance of Plasma Cells

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

Monday, April 04 | 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites

No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Monday, April 04 | 7:30PM - 10:00PM
Posters
Poster Session 1


Tuesday, April 05 | 7:00AM - 8:00AM
Breakfast



Tuesday, April 05 | 8:00AM - 11:00AM
Plenary AM
Tfh Cells


Carolyn King, University of Basel, Switzerland
T Cell Differentiation during B Cell Immune Responses

Pamela L. Schwartzberg, NIAID, NHGRI, National Institutes of Health, USA
PI3 Kinase-Mediated Pathways Orchestrate T and B Cell Contributions to Humoral Responses during Immunization and Infection

Coffee Break

Michelle A. Linterman, Babraham Institute, UK
Rejuvenating the Germinal Centre Response

Carola G. Vinuesa, Australian National University, Australia
Regulation of Antibody Responses by Tfr Cells

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

Tuesday, April 05 | 11:00AM - 5:00PM
On Own for Lunch



Tuesday, April 05 | 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Poster Setup



Tuesday, April 05 | 1:00PM - 10:00PM
Poster Viewing



Tuesday, April 05 | 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Workshop
Workshop 2: Immunological Memory


Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

Tuesday, April 05 | 4:30PM - 5:00PM
Coffee Available



Tuesday, April 05 | 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Plenary PM
Memory


Victor L.J. Tybulewicz, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Survival Pathways in Naïve and Memory B Cells

Jason G. Cyster, HHMI/University of California, San Francisco, USA
Generation of Memory B Cells

Mark J. Shlomchik, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
Functions and Heterogeneity of Memory B Cells

Tri Giang Phan, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Reactivation of Memory B Cells

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

Tuesday, April 05 | 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites

No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Tuesday, April 05 | 7:30PM - 10:00PM
Posters
Poster Session 2


Wednesday, April 06 | 7:00AM - 8:00AM
Breakfast



Wednesday, April 06 | 8:00AM - 11:00AM
Plenary AM
Autoimmunity


Christopher C. Goodnow, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Australia
Progression from Benign to Pathogenic Autoantibody by Somatic Mutation in a Rogue Clone

Julie Zikherman, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Negative Regulation of Self-Reactive B Cells

Coffee Break

Roberta Pelanda, University of Colorado Denver, USA
Active PI3-Kinase Signaling Abrogates Central Tolerance in Autoreactive B Cells

Jennifer L. Gommerman, University of Toronto, Canada
Autoimmune Disease

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

Wednesday, April 06 | 1:00PM - 10:00PM
Poster Viewing



Wednesday, April 06 | 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Workshop
Workshop 3: Autoimmunity and Immune Dysregulation


Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

Wednesday, April 06 | 4:30PM - 5:00PM
Coffee Available



Wednesday, April 06 | 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Plenary PM
Immune Dysregulation


Pavel Tolar, University College London, UK
B Cell Signal Wiring for Fate Decisions

David J. Rawlings, University of Washington, Seattle Children's Hospital Research Institute, USA
Gene Editing in Primary B Cells to Query Plasma Cell Function and Develop Novel Cell Therapies

Christopher D. C. Allen, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Generation and Function of IgE in Allergy

Stephanie C. Eisenbarth, Northwestern, USA
The Antibody Response to Food

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

Wednesday, April 06 | 7:00PM - 7:15PM
Plenary
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)


Wednesday, April 06 | 7:15PM - 8:15PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites

No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Wednesday, April 06 | 8:00PM - 11:00PM
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.

Thursday, April 07 | 8:29AM - 8:29AM
Departure



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