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Tumor Metabolism and the Microenvironment  (A4)

Scientific Organizers: Erik A. Sahai, Alec Kimmelman and Johanna A. Joyce


January 24—28, 2021

Beaver Run Resort, Breckenridge, Colorado, USA


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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** Registration opens in January 2020 **



Discounted Abstract Deadline:

*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:
  • 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 )

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

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


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:

*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:

*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 )

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 24, 2020

*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

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 Sunday, January 24 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 28 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 29 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 24

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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


MONDAY, JANUARY 25

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Matthew G. Vander Heiden, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Amino Acid Dependencies of Cancer Cells

09:00—11:15
Metabolic Effects on the Immune System
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

M. Celeste Simon, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Hif1alpha Deletion and the Immune System

Coffee Break

Costas A. Lyssiotis, University of Michigan, USA
Tumor-Macrophage Metabolic Crosstalk

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

14:30—16:30
Workshop and Panel for Early Career Researchers: Transitioning to Independence

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
The CNS Microenvironment
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Frank Winkler, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
Brain Tumor Cells Interconnect to a Functional and Resistant Network

Johanna A. Joyce, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Role of Myeloid Cells in Glioblastoma

Michael E. Pacold, New York University Medical Center, USA
Brain Metastasis Adaptation to the Metabolic Niche of the Central Nervous System

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1


TUESDAY, JANUARY 26

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Metastatic Colonisation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Sarah-Maria Fendt, VIB Leuven, Belgium
Tumor Metabolism and the Metastatic Niche

Mikala Egeblad, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, USA
Neutrophils Orchestrate a Metastasis Promoting Tumor Microenvironment

Coffee Break

Matthew F. Krummel, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Imaging the Tumor Microenvironment in 5 Dimensions

Heather Christofk, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Glucose Metabolism and Extra Cellular Matrix

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
The Pancreatic Tumor Microenvironment
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Speaker to be Announced

Alec Kimmelman, New York University Langone Medical Center, USA
Metabolic Crosstalk in PDAC

Mara H. Sherman, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
Mechanisms and Consequences of Pancreatic Cancer Stromal Evolution

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2


WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 27

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Identifying the Metabolic Dependencies of Cancer Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Karen H. Vousden, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Metabolic Control of Invasion and Metastasis

Eileen P. White, Rutgers University, USA
Autophagy and Systemic Metabolism

Coffee Break

Navdeep S. Chandel, Northwestern University, USA
Mitochondrial Regulation of Cancer

Donita C. Brady, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Copper Dependency of Cancer Cells

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—19:00
Therapeutic Targeting of Metabolism and the TME
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Susan Demo, Calithera Biosciences, USA
Targeting Amino Acid Metabolism to Improve Cancer Outcomes

Valerie M. Weaver, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Targeting the Extracellular Matrix

Shannon J. Turley, Genentech, Inc., USA
Evolving Stromal-Immune Axis in Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

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

19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3


THURSDAY, JANUARY 28

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

08:00—11:00
Intercellular Signaling Networks in the TME
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Karin E. de Visser, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Netherlands
How the Genetic Makeup of Breast Cancer Shapes the Immune Landscape

Erik A. Sahai, Francis Crick Institute, UK
Towards a Holistic Understanding of Tumor Architecture

Coffee Break

Ruth Scherz-Shouval, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
HSF1, Stress, and the TME

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Panel Discussion: Progress to Date and Future Horizons in Therapeutic Targeting of Metabolism and the TME

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

17:00—18:45
Metabolic Compartmentalisation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

Ralph J. DeBerardinis, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Systemic Metabolism in Human Cancer Patients

Erika L. Pearce, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany
Metabolic Regulation of the Immune Metabolism

Lewis C. Cantley, Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
Redox Homeostasis/ Diet Modifications and Response to Therapy

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/24/2020

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

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.


FRIDAY, JANUARY 29

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



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