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The Malaria Endgame: Innovation in Therapeutics, Vector Control and Public Health Tools (G1)

Scientific Organizers: Thierry Diagana, Philip Welkhoff and Flaminia Catteruccia


October 30—November 2, 2019

Hilton Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia


Part of the Keystone Symposia Global Health Series, supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Global Health Travel Award Deadline: Jun 11, 2019 [details]
Scholarship Deadline: Jul 9, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jul 9, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Jul 30, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Aug 29, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-G1 "The Malaria Endgame: Innovation in Therapeutics, Vector Control and Public Health Tools" 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 July 9, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After July 9, 2019 until July 30, 2019 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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July 9, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 29, 2019 795.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After August 29, 2019 995.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On August 29, 2019 570.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After August 29, 2019 770.00 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: July 9, 2019

*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 July 30, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: June 11, 2019

*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.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: July 9, 2019

*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.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: July 30, 2019

*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 July 9, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: August 29, 2019

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


Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (includes 200.00 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: 995.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 770.00 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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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 any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
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 Wednesday, October 30 with registration from 12:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 16:00 to 17:00. Conference events conclude on Saturday, November 2 with a closing plenary session from 13:30 to 18:15, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Sunday, November 3 in order to fully experience the meeting.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30

12:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Foyer
12:00—13:00
Transfer to Grand Challenges Event

13:30—16:00
Joint Keynote Session with Grand Challenges

16:00—17:00
Networking and Welcome Mixer with Grand Challenges and Keystone Symposia

17:00—18:00
Return Transfer to Hotel

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites

Ballroom I&II

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31

08:00—09:00
Poster Setup

Ballroom I&II
09:00—17:30
Poster Viewing

Ballroom I&II
09:00—10:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Stephanie L. James, Foundation for the National Institutes of Health, USA
The Pathway for Development of a Genetic Biocontrol Tool to Prevent Malaria Transmission

10:00—12:00
Defeating Resistance I
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Chanaki Amaratunga, Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Thailand
Will Triple Artemisinin Combination Therapies become First-Line Treatments for Malaria?

Coffee Break

Wiweka Kaszubska, Medicines for Malaria Venture, Switzerland
Building a Global Drugs Pipeline to Anticipate Malaria Drug Resistance

Elizabeth A. Winzeler, University of California, San Diego, USA
Towards a Genetics Map of the Plasmodium Resistome

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

12:00—13:00
Lunch

Rose Garden
12:30—15:00
Poster Session 1

Ballroom I&II
15:00—15:30
Coffee Available

Foyer
15:30—17:30
Defeating Resistance II
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Abdoulaye Djimdé, University of Science, Techniques and Technologies, Mali
Assessing Transmission Blocking in Clinical Trials Setting

Gordon A. Awandare, University of Ghana, Ghana
Keeping an Eye on the Non-Falciparum Species

Charles Wondji, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Molecular Genetics of Insecticide Resistance in Malaria Vectors

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1

08:00—09:00
Poster Setup

Ballroom I&II
09:00—17:30
Poster Viewing

Ballroom I&II
09:00—12:00
Leveraging Data Science to Defeat Malaria I
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Lucy C. Okell, Imperial College London, UK
Maximising the Impact of Antimalarial Treatment

Emilie Pothin, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland
Data-Driven Operational Stratification for National Malaria Control Programs

Coffee Break

Samson Kiware, Ifakara Health Institute, Tanzania
Mathematical Modeling to Define Mixes of Existing and Novel Vector Control Tools

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

12:00—13:00
Lunch

Rose Garden
12:30—15:00
Poster Session 2

Ballroom I&II
15:00—15:30
Coffee Available

Foyer
15:30—17:30
Leveraging Data Science to Defeat Malaria II
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Michael White, Institut Pasteur, France
Quantitative Approaches to Understanding P. vivax Epidemiology and Biology

Melissa Penny, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland
Mathematical Modeling Informing and Quantifying Impact of Target Product Profiles

Daniel Neafsey, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, USA
Using Parasite Genetic Relatedness to Measure Population Connectivity, Transmission Profile, and Selection

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2

09:00—12:00
Innovating to Enable Malaria Elimination I
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Thierry T. Diagana, Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases, USA
The Quest Towards Next Generation Antimalarials: Strengths, weaknesses and Opportunities

Lluís Ballell, GlaxoSmithKline, Spain
Collaborative Malaria Drug Discovery

Coffee Break

Maria M. Mota, Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Portugal
The Complexity and the Simplicity of Host-Plasmodium Interactions

Alejandro Llanos Cuentas, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Peru
Clinical Development and Implementation of Tafenoquine for Vivax Malaria

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

12:00—13:30
Lunch

Rose Garden
13:30—15:30
Innovating to Enable Malaria Elimination II
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Flaminia Catteruccia, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, USA
Harnessing Mosquitoes to Kill Malaria Parasites

Nicholas M. Hamon, IVCC, UK
Innovation in Vector Control: Partnering for Impact and ‘ZERO by 40’

Austin Burt, Imperial College London, UK
Gene Drive: From the Bench to the Field

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

15:30—16:00
Coffee Available

Foyer
16:00—18:00
Innovating to Enable Malaria Elimination III
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
Helen V. Jamet, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Innovative Vector Control Approaches

Fitsum G. Tadesse, Armauer Hansen Research Institute, Ethiopia
The Infectious Reservoir of Malaria in Ethiopia

Philip Welkhoff, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Innovation in Prevention of Transmission, Improved Case Management, and Enhanced Surveillance for Malaria Burden Reduction and Elimination

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

18:00—18:15
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 09/30/2019

Ballroom I&II
18:15—19:15
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Ballroom I&II
19:00—22:00
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.

Ballroom I&II

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3

08:00
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsor for generously supporting this meeting:

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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