Program

Program

  14:00 – 14:10

WELCOME ADDRESS

  14:10 – 16:00

SESSION 1: REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE, NOVEL CLINICAL APPROACHES AND COMBINATION THERAPIES

KEYNOTE LECTURE
Michel Sadelain, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA

Marion Subklewe, LETSimmun Consortium, Germany

Jennifer Brogdon, Novartis, USA

TBC

Panel discussion

  16:00 – 16:40

COFFEE BREAK, EXHIBITION, INDUSTRY PRESENTATIONS & POSTER VIEWING

  16:40 – 18:00

SESSION 2: SUPERPOWERED LYMPHOCYTES

Luigi Naldini, San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy, Italy

George Coukos, Ludwig Cancer Research Lausanne Branch, Switzerland

Chiara Bonini, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Italy

TBC

Panel discussion

  18:00 – 19:30

MEET THE POSTER PRESENTERS & WELCOME RECEPTION

  09:00 – 10:10

SESSION 3: NON-VIRAL CAR/TCR GENE TARGETING

Huang He, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China

Michael Hudecek, LETSimmun Consortium, Germany

TBC

Panel Discussion

  10:10 – 10:50

COFFEE BREAK, EXHIBITION, INDUSTRY PRESENTATIONS & POSTER VIEWING

  10:50 – 12:20

SESSION 4: CUTTING-EDGE INDUSTRY ADVANCEMENTS

  12:20 – 13:50

LUNCH BREAK, TOP 10 POSTER PRESENTATIONS, EXHIBITION & POSTER VIEWING

  13:50 – 15:15

SESSION 5: CAR/TCR MRNA THERAPIES

KEYNOTE LECTURE
Drew Weissman, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, USA

Antonio Bartoletti, A*STAR, Singapore

TBC

Panel Discussion

  15:15 – 15:25

SHORT BREAK

  15:25 – 16:35

SESSION 6: UNIVERSAL DONOR CELLS & ADVANCED TCR ENGINEERING

Johanna Olweus, Oslo University, Norway 

Dirk Busch, Technical University of Munich, Germany

TBC

Panel Discussion

  16:35 – 17:30

ENGAGE & ENERGIZE: NETWORKING AND INSPIRATIONAL BREAK

  17:30 – 19:10

SESSION 7: UPDATED CLINICAL DATA

KEYNOTE LECTURE
Carl June, University of Pennsylvania, USA

TBC

Panel discussion

  08:30 – 09:30

SESSION 8: BEYOND ALPHA-BETA CELLS

Ulrike Kohl, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology Leipzig, Germany

TBC

Panel discussion

  09:30 – 11:05

SESSION 9: TARGETING NON-MALIGNANT DISEASES

George Schett, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangan-Nuremberg, Germany

Adi Barzel, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Hans Stauss, University College London, UK

TBC

Panel discussion

  11:05 – 11:40

COFFEE BREAK, EXHIBITION & POSTER PRESENTATIONS

  11:40 – 12:40

SESSION 10: SELECTED ABSTRACTS FOR ORAL PRESENTATION 

  12:40 – 13:40

SESSION 11: IN VIVO AND BEDSIDE T CELL ENGINEERING

Chrisitain Buchholz, PEI, Germany

TBC

Panel Discussion

  13:40 – 14:00

BEST POSTER ANNOUNCEMENT & CONFERENCE CLOSURE

Moderators: Adi Barzel, Tel-Aviv University, Israel

Dirk Busch, Technical University of Munich, Germany

*The program could be subject to changes.