Disney World

Program

October 9 - 12, 2011

Venue: Holiday Inn-In the Walt Disney World® Resort
Lake Buena Vista, Florida USA

 

Sunday, October 9, 2011
2:00 - 5:00 pm Registration
5:00 – 5:15 pm Welcome
5:15 6:15 pm Keynote A: G. McFadden (USA)
"Viruses Have All Been Educated About Innate Immunity: There Are No Dumb Viruses"
6:15 8:00 pm Session I: Viral Entry
Chairs - Camille Sureau & Stephan Urban

8:00 - 10:00 pm Welcome Reception
Monday, October 10, 2011
9:00 9:30 am Breakfast
9:30 11:30 am Session II: cccDNA Function & Transcription
Chairs - Massimo Levrero & Michael Nassal
11:30 – 12:30 pm Lunch
12:30 – 2:30 pm Session III: Reverse Transcription /Assembly & Morphogenesis
Chairs - Teresa Pollicino & Haitao Guo
2:30 3:00 pm Break
3:00 5:00 pm Session IV: Regulatory Proteins and Intracellular Trafficking
Chairs - Michael Bouchard & Michael Kann
5:00 7:00 pm Poster Session I: Sessions I - VI
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
8:00 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 10:15 am Session V: Innate Immune Response
Chairs - Kumar Visvanathan & Ulrike Protzer
10:15 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 12:30 pm Session VI: Adaptive Immune Response
Chairs - Mala Maini & Adam Gehring
12:30 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 4:30 pm
Workshop: Models for Preclinical Research :The pros and cons of evolving systems
Chairpersons: M. Levrero & M. Dandri
Workshop agenda, click here.
4:30pm Unscheduled free time and recommended attractions
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Wednesday, October 12, 2011
8:00 8:30 am Breakfast
8:30 10:15 am Session VII: Viral Pathogenesis
Chairs: Lucina Cova & Amalia Penna
10:15 - 10:45 am Break
10:45 - 12:30 pm Session VIII: HBV-Mediated Carcinogenesis, HCC
Chairs: Betty Slagle & Ourania Andrisani
12:30 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 3:30 pm Session IX: Antiviral Strategies and Variants
Chairs: Fabien Zoulim & Anna Kramvis
3:30 4:00 pm Break
4:00 5:00 pm Keynote B: M. Maini (UK)
"How HBV Exploits the Intrahepatic Immune Environment"
5:00 7:00 pm Poster Session II: Sessions VII-IX
8:00 - 11:00 pm Banquet
Bongos Cuban Cafe - Downtown Disney