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Trends in Vaccinology

Joint Symposium with the International Union of Immunological Societies (IUIS)

Monday, September 3, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Alberto Mantovani, Italy & Ursula Wiedermann, Austria

Bali Pulendran, United States fo America
Systems Vaccinology: New chances for vaccines against communicable and non-communicable diseases

Franz X. Heinz, Austria
Novel vaccines against old foes: Dengue, Zika, Ebola & Co

Ed Lavelle, Ireland
New generation of adjuvants: each target group its own adjuvant?

Prize for Excellence in Vaccines Research and Development in Europe: announcement of the winner 2018 and ceremony (sponsored by Vaccines Europe).

 

 

Systems Immunology for stratifying patients with autoimmune diseases

Joint Symposium with the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR)

Monday, September 3, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Riita Lahesmaa, Finland & Timothy R.D. Radstake, The Netherlands

Timothy R.D. Radstake, The Netherlands
Molecular reclassification of Immune mediated inflammatory conditions as the road to personalised medicine

Andrea Cerutti, Spain
Forgotten antibodies of the gut mucosa: IgM and IgA2

Martha Alarcon-Riquelme, Spain
The Stratification of Lupus

 

 

Antigen Presentation in Health and Disease

Joint Symposium with the American Association of Immunologists (AAI)

Monday, September 3, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Nilabh Shastri, United States of America & Anne Spurkland, Norway

Laura Santambrogio, United States of America
Lymph: composition, circulation and immunological role

Robert Binder, United States of America
Antigen processing and presentation in cancer immunosurveillance

Nilabh Shastri, United States of America
Generating peptide-MHC ligands for immune surveillance of foreign and self

 

 

From immunological insight to prevention of allergy

Joint Symposium with the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI)

Tuesday, September 4, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Edward Knol, The Netherlands & Jürgen Schwarze, United Kingdom

Liam O’Mahony, Ireland
Microbial induction of immune tolerance at mucosal surfaces

Milena Sokolowska, Switzerland
Immunoregulatory roles of lipid mediators in asthma and allergy

Oscar Palomares, Spain
Novel dendritic cell vaccines for the prevention and treatment of allergic diseases

 

 

Subversion of phagocytosis in innate immunity: from efferocytosis to pathogen interaction

Joint Symposium with the Society for Leukocyte Biology (SLB)

Tuesday, September 4, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Pieter Leenen, The Netherlands & Véronique Witko-Sarsat, France

Tobias Dellenga, Germany
Neutrophils as targets for host-directed therapy against tuberculosis

Margarita Dominguez-Villar, United States of America
Differential signaling through TLR7 or TLR8 determines the phenotype of human monocytes during RNA viral infection

Sho Morioka, United States of America
Efferocytosis induces a novel SLC program to promote glucose uptake and lactate release

 

 

Cytometry Building Bridges

Joint Symposium with the International Society for Advanced Cytometry (ISAC)

Tuesday, September 4, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Hyun-Dong Chang, Germany & Andrea Cossarizza, Italy

Andrea Cossarizza, Italy
Cytometry of aging of the immune system

Hyun-Dong Chang, Germany
Cytometry of intestinal microbiota

Tomas Kalina, Czech Republic
Standardizing cytometry of primary immunodeficiencies

 

 

The gut microbiota and the IgA antibody production in health and disease

Joint Symposium with the Society for Mucosal Immunology (SMI)

Tuesday, September 4, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Oliver Pabst, Germany & Jo Spencer, United Kingdom

Maria Rescigno, Italy
IgA, microbiota and cancer

Andrew Macpherson, Switzerland
Antibodies set boundaries limiting microbial metabolite penetration and the resultant mammalian host response

Nils Lycke, Sweden
The regulatory microenvironment in  Peyer's patches leading to synchronized gut IgA responses

 

 

Innate host pathogen interactions

Joint Symposium with the Japanese Immunology Society (JIS)

Tuesday, September 4, 2018; 13:15-14:30

Chairpersons: Esther de Jong, The Netherlands & Shimon Sakaguchi, Japan

Sho Yamazaki, Japan
Regulation of Immune Responses through C-type lectin receptors

Hisashi Arase, Japan
Paired LILR family receptors in host pathogen interactions

Kazuyo Moro, Japan
ILC2 and type 2 immune diseases