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Regulation and Dysregulation of Innate Immunity in Disease (B9)

Scientific Organizers: Lynda M. Stuart, Kathryn J. Moore and Kate L. Jeffrey


February 18—22, 2018

Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Supported by the Directors' Fund


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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 18, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 18, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 16, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 18, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-B9 "Regulation and Dysregulation of Innate Immunity in Disease" 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 October 18, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 18, 2017 until November 16, 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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October 18, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 18, 2017 920.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After December 18, 2017 1120.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 18, 2017 695.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After December 18, 2017 895.00 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: October 18, 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 November 16, 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.


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Scholarship Deadline: October 18, 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: November 16, 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 October 18, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 18, 2017


Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 695.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1120.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 895.00 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 Sunday, February 18 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, February 22 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, February 23 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

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

British/Columbia Foyer

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Pacific Ballroom
08:30—09:30
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Kate A. Fitzgerald, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Innate Immunity: Protecting the Sanctity of the Cytosol and the Host

09:30—11:45
Looking for More: Screening in the Innate Immune System
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Nir Hacohen, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
Innate Immune Cells and Pathways in Human Disease

Coffee Break

Lynda M. Stuart, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, USA
Transposon Mutagenesis Screens for Host Resistance

Speaker to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:45—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:45—13:00
Poster Setup

Pacific Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Pacific Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—19:00
Gene Regulatory Networks in Innate Immunity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Julian C. Knight, University of Oxford, UK
Gene-on-Gene – Insights into Regulation of Innate Immune Responses Leveraging Human Genetic Variation

Alex K. Shalek, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Learning More by Looking at Less – Single Cell Analyses of Pathogen Responses

Matthew L. Albert, Genentech, Inc., USA
Geographical Variations in the Human Innate Immune Response to Pathogens

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.

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

Pacific Ballroom

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Pacific Ballroom
08:30—11:30
Epigenetic Regulation of Host Defense
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Kate L. Jeffrey, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
Epigenome Readers in Innate Immunity and IBD

Gioacchino Natoli, IEO, European Institute of Oncology, Italy
Genomic Landscapes in Inflammation

Coffee Break

Mélanie Hamon, Institut Pasteur, France
Listeria and Strep Induced Epigenetic Alterations

Stephen T. Smale, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Macrophage Epigenomics

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Pacific Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Pacific Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—19:00
Innate Defense at the Mucosa
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Ramnik Xavier, Massachusetts General Hospital and Broad Institute, USA
Different LPS Exposures Instructs Immune Fate

P'ng Loke, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Tissue and M2 Macrophages

Daniel Mucida, Rockefeller University, USA
Tissue Adaptation: Implications for Gut Immunity and Tolerance

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.

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

Pacific Ballroom

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 21

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Pacific Ballroom
08:30—11:30
Entraining Immunity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Mihai G. Netea, Radboud University, Netherlands
Trained Immunity: A Memory for Innate Host Defense

Judith E. Allen, University of Manchester, UK
Macrophage Education on Site

Coffee Break

Eicke Latz, University of Bonn, Germany
Innate Immune Memory of Sterile Insults

Musa M. Mhlanga, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Trained Immunity, lncRNA and 3D Chromatin Topology

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:30—13:00
Poster Setup

Pacific Ballroom
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Pacific Ballroom
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—19:00
Metabolic Control of Innate Immune Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Kathryn J. Moore, New York University Medical Center, USA
Non-coding RNAs Coordinate the Physiology of Innate Immune Cells

Edward J. Pearce, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany
Metabolic Control of Myeloid Responses

Javier E. Irazoqui, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
TFEB: From Lysosome Storage to Innate Defense

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.

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

Pacific Ballroom

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22

07:30—08:30
Breakfast

Pacific Ballroom
08:30—11:30
In the Balance: Immunodeficiencies and Auto-Inflammation
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Catherine (Lynn) Hedrick, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, USA
Human Monocyte Heterogeneity as Revealed by High Dimensional Mass Cytometry

Andrew Oberst, University of Washington, USA
Inflammatory Cell Death in Innate Immunity

Coffee Break

Kim Newton, Genentech, Inc., USA
RIP Kinases as Therapeutic Targets

Virginia Pascual, Cornell University, USA
Talk Title to be Announced

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:30—17:00
On Own for Lunch

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

British/Columbia Foyer
17:00—18:45
Pyroptosis, Necroptosis and Inflammatory Death
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

British/Columbia Ballroom
Thirumala-Devi Kanneganti, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Inflammasome and Inflammation

Peter Vandenabeele, VIB, Ghent University, Belgium
RIP Kinase in Inflammation at Mucosal Surfaces

Vishva M. Dixit, Genentech, Inc., USA
Gasdermin-D: How to Punch Holes in a Dying Cell

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/18/2018

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

Pacific 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.

Pacific Ballroom

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

Kenneth Rainin Foundation

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



Genentech, Inc.


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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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