October 10 - 12, 2019 scientific meeting on the Molecular Biology of Ageing

PROGRAMME

Thursday, October 10

11:00-2:00 PM

Registration

2:00-2:15 PM

Opening remarks - Welcome note by Gerald de Haan

2:15-3:30 PM 

Session 1. Nutrient Sensing

Chair: Cor Calkhoven

  • 2:15-2:45 PM > Eline Slagboom,
    Leiden University, The Netherlands

  • 2:45-3:15 PM > Stephen Simpson,
    The University of Sydney, Australia

  • 3:15-3:30 PM > Christine Muller,
    ERIBA, The Netherlands

3:30-4:00 PM

Coffee-break

4:00-5:45 PM

Session 2. Telomeres and Genome Stability

Chair: Michael Chang

  • 4:00-4:30 PM > Maria Teresa Teixeira, Laboratoire de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire des Eucaryotes, CNRS

  • 4:30-5:00 PM > Jan Vijg,

      Albert Einstein College of Medicine 

  • 5:00-5:15 PM > Francis Rodier, CRCHUM , Canada

  • 5:15-5:30 PM > Floris Foijer,

      ERIBA, The Netherlands 

  • 5:30-5:45 PM > Marie Noelle Simon, CNRS, France

5:45-7:00 PM

Dinner in UMCG

7:00-8:00 PM

Keynote lecture

Introduction by Gerald de Haan

Titia de Lange, The Rockefeller University

8:30 PM

Networking over drinks at 't Feithhuis

Friday, October 11

9:00-10:45 AM

Session 3. Organelles and Ageing

Chair: Liesbeth Veenhoff

  • 9:00-9:30 AM > Toren Finkel, University of Pittsburgh 

  • 9:30-10:00 AM > Patricia Boya, CSIC, Madrid 

  • 10:00-10.30 AM > Riekelt Houtkooper, University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • 10.30-10.45 AM > Natascia Ventura, Heinrich Heine University, Germany

10:45-11:15 AM

Coffee break

11:15-12:30 PM

Session 4. Epigenetics

Chair: Floris Foijer

  • 11:15-11:45 AM > Peter Adams, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute  

  • 11:45-12:15 PM > Christof Niehrs, IMB, Mainz 

  • 12:15-12:30 PM > Tamir Chandra, The University of Edinburgh

12:30-1:30 PM

Lunch

PhD student’s interaction session with the speakers

1:30-3:15 PM

Session 5. Senescence, interventions and evolution

Chair: Marco Demaria

  • 1:30-2:00 PM > Jan van Deursen, Mayo Clinic

  • 2:00-2:30 PM > Manuel Collado, Health Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela (IDIS)

  • 2:30-2:45 PM > Ines Sturmlechner, Mayo Clinic

  • 2:45-3:00 PM > Edward Fielder, University of Florida

  • 3:00-3:15 PM > Richard Cawthon, University of Utah

 

3:15-5:30 PM

Poster Session/Coffee break

5:30-6:30 PM

Keynote Lecture

Introduction by Liesbeth Veenhoff

Yves Barral, Institute of Biochemistry | ETH Zurich

 

6:45-8:45 PM

Dinner at DOT

8:45 PM

Party at DOT

Saturday, October 12

9:00-10:30 AM

Session 6.  Protein Homeostasis

Chair: Ellen Nollen

  • 9:00-9:30 AM > Simon Alberti, MPI-CBG 

  • 9:30-9.45 AM > Mandy Koopman, ERIBA

  • 9:45-10:00 AM > Sebastian Iben, University of Ulm

  • 10:00-10:15 AM > Martin Denzel, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Germany

  • 10:15-10:30 AM > Patrick van der Wel, Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, The Netherlands

 

10:30-11:00 AM

Coffee break

11:00-2:00 PM

Session 7.  Stem Cells

Chair: Gerald de Haan

  • 11:00-11:30 AM > Hiromitsu Nakauchi, Stanford University

  • 11:30-12:00 PM > Claudia Waskow, Leibniz-Institute on Aging, Fritz-Lipmann-Institute (FLI)

  • 12:00-12:15 PM > Ruzhica Bogeska, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Germany

12:15-1:15 PM

Lunch

PhD student’s interaction session with the speakers 

Session 7. Stem Cells

Chair: Gerald de Haan

  • 1:15-1:30 PM > Kristina Kirschner, University of Glasgow

  • 1:30-1:45 PM > Arthur Svendsen, European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing, The Netherlands

  • 1:45-2:00 PM > Lenhard Rudolph, Leibniz Institute on Aging-FLI, Germany

2:00-3:00 PM

Keynote Lecture

Introduction by Cor Calkhoven

Matt Kaeberlein, University of Washington 

3:00 PM

Closure