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Programme

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Day 1 - Sunday 22 September 2019
TimeSpeaker
18:45-19:00 Opening remarks
19:00-20:00

Keynote lecture: Talk title to be announced
Luis Serrano - Centre for Genomic Regulation, Spain

20:00-21:30

Poster Preview and Networking Activities

Day 2 - Monday 23 September 2019
TimeSpeaker
  Session 1 - Engineering as an interpretative frame for Biology
Chair: tba
09:00-09:25

Talk title to be announced
Jörg Stelling - ETH Zürich, Switzerland

09:25-09:50

Talk title to be announced
Jörg Schumacher - Imperial College London, UK

09:50-10:05

Selected short talk

10:05-10:30

Talk title to be announced
Justin Crocker - EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

10:30-10:45

Selected short talk

10:45-11:15

Coffee break

11:15-11:40

Talk title to be announced
Victor de Lorenzo - Centro National de Biotechnologia, Spain

11:40-12:05

Towards model-guided assembly of synthetic microbial communities
Kiran Patil - EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

12:05-12:20

Selected short talk

12:20-12:50

Extended Discussion, Engineering as an interpretative frame for Biology, including selected oral poster presentation 

12:50-13:50

Lunch

Session 2 - Interfacing Biology with our software and hardware

Chair: tba

13:50-14:15

Talk title to be announced
Barbara di Ventura - University of Freiburg, Germany

14:15-14:40

Talk title to be announced
Mark Isalan - Imperial College London, UK

14:40-14:55

Selected short talk

14:55-15:20

Talk title to be announced
Robert Bradley - Imperial College London, UK

15:20-15:35

Selected short talk

15:35-16:05

Coffee break

16:05-16:30

Talk title to be announced
Jean-Loup Faulon - MICALIS, INRA, France

16:30-16:45

Selected short talk

16:45-17:15

Extended Discussion, Interfacing Biology with our software and hardware, including selected oral poster presentation

17:15-19:45

Poster Session

19:45-21:00

Dinner in the EMBL Canteen

Day 3 - Tuesday 24 September 2019
TimeSpeaker
  Session 3 - Engineering for understanding
Chair: tba

09:00-09:25

Talk title to be announced
Cecilia Arraiano - Universidado Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
09:25-09:40

Selected short talk

09:40-10:05

Talk title to be announced
Marileen Dogterum - TU Delft, The Netherlands

00:00-00:00

Selected short talk

10:20-10:50

Extended discussion, Minimal Systems, including selected oral poster presentation (session 3)

10:50-11:20 Coffee break
11:20-11:45

Talk title to be announced
Pam Silver - Harvard Medical School, USA

11:45-12:00

Selected short talk

12:00-12:25

Talk title to be announced

Angela De Pace - Harvard Medical School, USA

12:25-13:00

Extended discussion, Cell engineering, including selected oral poster presentation (session 3)

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-14:25

Talk title to be announced
Tanja Kortemme - University of California, San Francisco, USA

14:25-14:40

Selected short talk

14:40-15:05

Talk title to be announced
Gilles Truan - INSA, France

15:05-15:35

Extended discussion, Cell engineering /Protein design, including selected oral poster presentation (session 3)

15:35-16:05 Coffee break
16:05-16:30 Talk title to be announced
Anke Becker - LOEWE Center for Synthetic Microbiology, Germany
16:30-16:45 Selected short talk
16:45-17:15 Extended Discussion, Cell consortia engineering, including selected oral poster presentation (sessions 3 and 4)
17:45-19:45 Poster Session
19:45-21:15 Gala Dinner
Day 4 - Wednesday 25 September 2019
TimeSpeaker
  Session 4 - Other Biology is possible
Chair: tba
09:00-09:25

Talk title to be announced
Jason Chin - MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK

09:25-09:40

Selected short talk

09:40-10:05

Talk title to be announced
Floyd Romesberg - Scripps Research Institute, USA

10:05-10:20

Selected short talk

10:20-10:45

Talk title to be announced
Tobias Erb - Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Germany

10:45-11:00

Selected short talk

11:00-11:30

Extended discussion,Prebiotic biochemistry and xenobiology, including selected oral poster presentation (session 4)

11:30-12:00

Coffee break

12:00-13:00

Keynote lecture: Mammalian Synthetic Biology:  Foundation and Therapeutic Applications
Ron Weiss, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

13:00-13:15 Closing remarks