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DAY 1 - MONDAY MAY 31st, 2021

8:00 am   Registration and coffee
8:45 am   Welcome Speech - Carole Guillonneau, U1064 CRTI, Nantes, France

SESSION I - ADVANCED CELL THERAPY - Chairmen: Hans-Dieter Volk & Nathalie Labarrière

SESSION II - TISSUE MICROENVIRONMENT - Chairmen: Barbara Seliger & Jérôme Martin

DAY 2 - TUESDAY JUNE 1st, 2021

8:00 am   Coffee
8:30 am   Keynote speech - New immunotherapies in cancer and autoimmunity - Jeff Bluestone, UCSF and Parker Foundation, USA

SESSION III - BIOREAGENTS - Chairmen: Paolo Dellabona & Carole Guillonneau


SESSION IV - NEW HORIZONS - Chairmen: Megan Sykes & Catherine Rabu

  • 1:30 pm   Targeting common epithelial malignancies with TCR engineered lymphocytes specific for 'public' neoantigens - Christopher Klebanoff, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy, New York, USA
  • 2:00 pm   Deep Profiling of Tissue Ecosystems by Imaging Mass Cytometry - Nicolas Damond, Department of Quantitative Biomedicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2:30 pm   Selected communications
  • 3:00 pm   Coffee break
  • 3:30 pm   Mesenchymal stromal cell heterogeneity: implication for their clinical application - Karin Tarte, Inserm U1236, University of Rennes, Rennes University Hospital, France
  • 4:00 pm   Reconstructing the human immune system using single cell genomics - Muzlifah Haniffa, Wellcome, Lister Institute, Newcastle Biomedical Research Centre, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, UK
  • 4:30 pm   Awarding ceremony (best oral presentation, best poster)