Program

Confirmed speakers:

Lars A Akslen University of Bergen Norway
Eduard Batlle IRB Barceloona Spain
Kirsten L Bryant University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill US
David Cheresh University of California San Diego US
Channing Der University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill US
Peter Friedl Radboud University Medical Centre Netherlands
Andrei Goga University of California San Fransisco US
Eyal Gottlieb Technion Integrated Cancer Centre Haifa Israel
Hector Herranz University of Copenhagen Denmark
Chris Madsen Lund University Sweden
James B Lorens University of Bergen Norway
Erik Sahai Francis Crick Institute London UK
Reuben Shaw/Robert Svensson SALK Institute La Jolla US
Judith A Varner University of California San Diego US
Valerie M Veaver University of California San Fransisco US
Santiago Zelenay CRUK University of Manchester UK
Arne Östman Cancer Center Karolinska Stockhom Sweden

 

Day 1             June 20th
08.30 Registration and welcome
09.00
Opening talk:

EACR lecture

Valerie M. Weaver University of California,

San Francisco, CA USA

 

Session 1 Tumor microenvironment

 

10.00 Erik Sahai Francis Crick Institute, London, UK
10.40 Coffee break
11.00 Lars A. Akslen University of Bergen, Norway
11.40 Selected poster presentation
12.00 Lunch and poster session
 

Session 2  Initiation and niche formation

 

13.30 Chris Madsen Lund University, Sweden
14.10 James B. Lorens University of Bergen, Norway
14.50 Coffee break
15.20 Eduard Batlle Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Barcelona, Spain
16.00 David Cheresh University of California, San Diego, USA
16.40 Selected poster presentation
18.30 Dinner and BBQ
Day 2              June 21st

 

Session 3  Tumor-stroma interactions

 

09.00 Keynote speaker Peter Friedl Radboud University Medical Center, the Netherlands

MD Anderson Cancer Center, TX, USA

10.00 Arne Östman Karolinska Institute, Stockholm Sweden
10.40 Coffee break
11.00 Channing J Der University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
11.40 Hector Herranz University of Copenhagen, Denmark
12.20 Selected poster presentation
12.20 Lunch and poster session
   

Session 4  Immunity and inflammation in cancer

 
14.00 Judith A. Varner University of California, San Diego, USA
14.40 Karl-Johan Malmberg Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo, Norway
15.20 Coffee break
15.50 Santiago Zelenay University of Manchester, UK
16.30 Selected poster presentation
19.00-20.30 Town Hall Reception
21.00 Dinner Free evening
Day 3            June 22nd
 

Session 5 Metabolism in cancer

 

09.00 Eyal Gottlieb The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research, Glasgow, UK
09.40 Kirsten L. Bryant University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
10.20 Selected poster presentation
10.40 Coffee Break
11.00 Andrei Goga University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
11.40 Reuben Shaw Salk Institute for Biological Studies, CA, USA
12.20 Selected poster presentation
12.40 Concluding remarks
13.00 Lunch and departure