Cilia & Centrosomes

Dates: 14-18 October 2019

The conference will include eight oral sessions and one poster session covering the latest findings across many topics in Cilia & Centrosomes. Many talks will be selected from the openly submitted abstracts on the basis of scientific merit and relevance. Social events throughout the conference provide ample opportunity for informal interactions.

Major Topics:
1. Evolution of cilia and centrosomes
2. Cilia and centrosome biogenesis
3. Biophysics of cilia and centrosomes
4. Cilia and centrosomes in development
5. Sensory functions of cilia
6. Cilia and centrosomes in motility
7. Cilia and centrosome structure
8. Cilia and centrosome diseases

Keynote Speakers (Speaker, Affiliation, COUNTRY/Region?:
Jeremy Reiter, University of California San Francisco, USA

Invited Speakers (Speaker, Affiliation, COUNTRY/Region?:
Renata Basto, Institute Curie, FRANCE
Tamara Caspary, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
Jessica Feldman, Stanford University, USA
Elif Firat-Karalar, Koc University, TURKEY
Fanni Gergely, University of Cambridge, UK
Gillian Griffiths, Cambridge Institute for Medical Research, UNITED KINGDOM
Hiroshi Hamada, RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, JAPAN
Kaiyao Huang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CHINA
Gert Jansen, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, THE NETHERLANDS
Jadranka Loncarek, NIH/NCI, USA
Jens Lüders, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, SPAIN
Maxence Nachury, University of California San Francisco, USA
Zeynep Ökten, Technical University Munich, GERMANY
Guangshuo Ou, Tsinghua University, CHINA
Junmin Pan, Tsinghua University, CHINA
Lotte Pedersen, University of Copenhagen, DENMARK
Laurence Pelletier, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, MSH, CANADA
Erwin Peterman, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, THE NETHERLANDS
Gaia Pigino, Max Planck Institute, GERMANY
Kunsoo Rhee, Seoul National University, SOUTH KOREA
Piali Sengupta, Brandeis University, USA
Nathalie Spassky, IBENS, FRANCE
Tang Tang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan[CHINA]
Meng-Fu Bryan Tsou, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, USA
Chengtian Zhao, Ocean University of China, CHINA

Location:  Suzhou, China
Arranged by::  Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference