Location & dates EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 20 - 23 Nov 2019
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Day 1 - Wednesday 20 November 2019
TimeSpeaker
11:15-13:15 Arrival and Registration
13:15-13:30 Opening remarks
13:30-14:30

Keynote speaker:  Metabolic-epigenetic axis in mammalian brain memory pathways
Shelley Berger - University of Pennsylvania, USA 

14:30-18:00

Session 1: Metabolism
Chair: TBA

14:30-15:00

Susanne Mandrup - University of Southern Denmark, Denmark

15:00-15:30

Jane Mellor - University of Oxford, UK

15:30-16:00

Coffee break  & Meet the Editors

16:00-16:30

Benjamin Tu - UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA

16:30-17:00

Aulehla - EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 

17:00-17:15

Selected Short Talk: Riboregulation of Glycolysis via Human Enolase1
Ina Huppertz - EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

17:15-17:30

Selected Short Talk: Discovering key metabolic and bioenergetic signaling molecules during mitochondrial dysfunction
Yeyun Ouyang - Univeristy of Utah, USA

17:30-17:45

Selected Short Talk: Metabolic competition between phospholipid synthesis and histone methylation controls sexual differentiation in malaria parasites
Björn Kafsack - Weill Cornell Medicine New York, USA 

17:45 - 18:00

Selected Short Talk: NAD synthesis in glioblastoma cells
Philipp Secker - DKFZ, Germany

18:00 -18:15

Selected Short Talk: Glutamine metabolism controls chondrocyte fate and function during bone development
Steve Stegen - KU Leuven, Belgium

18:15-20:15

Dinner in the EMBL Canteen 

20:15-22:00

Poster "Sneak Preview"

21:00 - 22:00

Welcome Drinks in the ATC Rooftop Lounge

Day 2 - Thursday 21 November 2019
TimeSpeaker
 09:00-12:00 Session 2: Epigenetics
Chair: TBA

09:00-09:30

Asifa Akhtar - Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany

09:30-10:00

Ashby Morrison - Stanford University, USA 

10:00-10:30

Andreas Ladurner - LMU Munich, Germany 

10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-11:15

Selected Short Talk: Repression of Mammalian Promoters by Methylation-Directed O-Glycosylation of Chromatin Factors
Matthieu Boulard - EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

11:15-11:30

Selected Short Talk: Histone variants link metabolism to 3D chromatin architecture
Marcus Buschbeck - Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute, Spain

11:30-11:45 Selected Short Talk: Modulation of human mitochondrial metabolism by novel lysine-specific methyltransferases
Pål Falnes - University of Oslo, Norway
11:45-12:00 Selected Short Talk: Metabolic adaptations underlie epigenetic changes in chemotherapy-resistant breast cancer
Geneviéve Deblois - McGill University, Canada
12:00-13:30

Lunch in the ATC Foyer

13:30-17:15

Session 3: Immunometabolism
Chair: TBA

13:30-14:00

Mihai Netea - Radboud University Medical Center, The Netherlands

14:00-14:30

Guoliang Cui - German Cancer Research Center, Germany 

14:30-15:00

Susan Kaech - Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA 

15:00-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-16:00

Erika Pearce - Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Germany 

16:00-16:15

Selected Short Talk: Andreasson Katrin

16:15-16:30

Selected Short Talk: Aberrant lipid metabolism and pro-inflammatory macrophage activation define
NSAID-exacerbated respiratory disease

Julia Esser-von Bieren - 
Technical University of Munich and Helmholtz Center Munich, Germany

16:30-16:45

Selected Short Talk: Calcineurin-NFAT alters the energy metabolism of activated human monocytes
Marcela Hortova Kohoutkova - FNUSA-ICRC, Czech Republic 

16:45-17:00

Selected Short Talk: The mitochondrial encoded peptide MOTS-c regulates T cell metabolism to prevent autoimmune diabetes
Byungsoo Kong - Seoul National University Hospital, Republic of Korea

17:00-17:15 Flash Talk Session I
17:15-19:00 Poster Session I (odd numbers)
19:00-21:00 Dinner in the EMBL Canteen
21:00-22:00 After Dinner drinks in the ATC Rooftop Lounge 
Day 3 - Friday 22 November 2019
TimeSpeaker
09:00-12:00 Session 4: Novel tools
Chair: TBA
09:00-09:30 Kai Johnsson - Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Germany 
09:30-10:00

Oscar Yanes - Rovira i Virgili University, Spain 

10:00-10:30

Theodore Alexandrov - EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 

10:30-11:00

Coffee Break

11:00-11:15

Selected Short Talk: Identification of proteins on total DNA links the metabolic enzyme AHCY to chromatin
Sergi Aranda - Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology, Spain

11:15-11:30

Selected Short Talk: Model-driven rewiring of cellular metabolism and histone acetylation
Sriram Chandrasekaran - University of Michigan, USA 

11:30-11:45 Selected Short Talk: Rafael Jose Arguello

11:45-12:00

Selected Short Talk: Contextualizing Chaotic Metabolic Networks and their Regulation
Jordan Berg - University of Utah, USA

12:00-13:30 Lunch in the ATC Foyer
13:30-17:15

Session 5: Chromatin and Metabolism
Chair: TBA

13:30-14:00

John Andrew Pospisilik - Van Andel Research Institute, USA

14:00-14:30

Kathryn Wellen - University of Pennsylvania, USA 

14:30-15:00

Matthias Tschöp - Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany 

15:00-15:30

Coffee Break

15:30-16:00

John O’Neill - MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK 

16:00-16:15

Selected Short Talk: Epigenetic inheritance of lipotoxic cardiomyopathy in Drosophila
Maria Clara Guida - Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery, USA

16:15-16:30

Selected Short Talk: A Creb3-Like transcription factor regulates feeding behavior through the early secretory machinery genes
Haris Khan - Ludwig Maximillians University of Munich, Germany

16:30-16:45

Selected Short Talk: The INO80 ATP-dependent chromatin remodeller promotes selective autophagy under metabolic stress conditions
Manolis Papamichos Chronakis - Newcastle University, UK

16:45-17:00

Selected Short Talk: Uncovering metabolic pathways operating in the mammalian nucleus
Eleni Kafkia - EMBL Heidelberg. Germany

17:00-17:15

Flash Talk Session II

17:15-19:00

Poster Session II (even numbers)

19:00-21:00 Conference Dinner in the EMBL Canteen
21:00-24:00 Conference Party with Live Band in the ATC Foyer
Day 4 - Saturday 23 November 2019
TimeSpeaker
09:00-10:00

The Role of Metabolism in Health and Disease
KEYNOTE: Marcia Haigis - Harvard Medical School, USA 

10:00-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-12:30

Session 6: Systems analysis of metabolism
Chair: TBA

10:30-11:00

Paola Picotti - ETH Zurich, Switzerland 

11:00-11:30

Markus Ralser - The Francis Crick Institute, UK &
Charité -University Medicine, Germany 

11:30-11:45

Selected Short Talk: Large-scale protein tagging to study protein localization and dynamics of metabolic enzymes and epigenetic modifiers
Andreas Reicher - CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Austria

11:45-12:00

Selected Short Talk: Coordination of RNA abundance with cell size
Scott Berry - University of Zurich, Switzerland
12:00-12:30 Closing Remarks and Poster Prize
12:30-13:00

Packed Lunch in ATC Foyer

13:00

Departure