Conference Programme

 

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Thursday, 9 October:
17:45 Welcome Address
18:00 Keynote Lecture
19:00 Welcome Reception & Poster Session

Friday, 10 October:
09:00 Session 1: Small RNA pathways and chromatin
10:45 Coffee Break
11:15 Session 1 (continued)
12:30 Lunch & Poster Session
14:30 Session 2: Splicing and Chromatin
16:00 Coffee Break
16:30 Session 2 (continued)
18:00 Conference Dinner (Restaurant in the City)

Saturday, 11 October:
09:00 Keynote Lecture
09:45 Session 3: Non-coding RNA in dosage compensation and telomere biology
11:15 Coffee Break
11:00 Session 3 (continued)
13:00 Boxed Lunch & Conference Excursion (Boat trip through the Middle Rhine Valley, Visit to Oberwesel)

Sunday, 12 October:
09:00 Session 4: lncRNAs
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Session 4 (continued)
12:00 Closing Remarks

 

Keynote Speakers

Ruth Lehmann – New York University Langone Medical Center
    EMBO Keynote Lecture


Steven E. Jacobsen – University of California, Los Angeles

Confirmed Speakers

Peter Becker
LMU Munich

Joost Gribnau
EMC Rotterdam                      

Kannanganattu V. Prasanth
University of Illinois

Christian Muchardt
Institut Pasteur Paris

Benjamin J. Blencowe
University of Toronto

Ingrid Grummt
DKFZ Heidelberg

Alberto Kornblihtt
Universidad de Buenos Aires

Karla Neugebauer
Yale University

Todd Blevins
Indiana University

Lisa Hall
University of Massachusetts

Eric Miska
Gurdon Institute Cambridge

Renato Paro
ETH Zurich

Marc Bühler
FMI Basel

Bernhard Herrmann
MPI for Molecular Genetics Berlin

Kazufumi Mochizuki
Institute of Molecular Biotechnology Vienna

Michael G. Rosenfeld
UC San Diego    

William E. Theurkauf
University of Massachusetts

 


Scientific Organisers

David Baulcombe
University of Cambridge

René Ketting
Falk Butter
Jean-Yves Roignant
IMB Mainz