Scientific Program

Day 1 - Monday, July 18th

12:30

Registration

15:00

Welcome

15:20

Bird's Eye View

Corina Brussaard & Sylvain Moineau

17:10 - 20:00

Opening Reception

Day 2 - Tuesday, July 19th

08:30

Session 1: Ecology and evolution of microbial viruses I

Curtis Suttle & Stineke van Houte

Talks from selected abstracts

10:20

Coffee Break

10:50

Session 2: Virus structures and function I

Alfred Antson & Mart Krupovic

Talks from selected abstracts

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Posters Session I

15:00

Session 3: Agro-food Veterinary and Environmental Biotechnology Applications I

Jennifer Mahony & Lars Fieseler

Talks from selected abstracts

16:35

Coffee Break

17:10

Session 4: Biotechnology applications in health care I

Paul Bollyky & Yves Briers

Talks from selected abstracts

19:00

ISVM General Assembly

Day 3 - Wednesday, July 20th

08:30

Session 5: Virus-host interaction: host defense and viral evasion mechanisms

Karen L. Maxwell & Rotem Sorek

Talks from selected abstracts

10:20

Coffee Break

10:50

Session 6: Virus-host interaction: overcoming cell barriers

Lone Brøndsted & Zuzanna Drulis-Kawa

Talks from selected abstracts

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Posters Session II

15:00

Session 7: Virus structures and function II

Deborah Hinton & Douwe van Sinderen

Talks from selected abstracts

16:35

Coffee Break

17:10

Session 8: Ecology and evolution of microbial viruses II

Cristina Moraru

Talks from selected abstracts

20:00

Conference Dinner

Day 4 - Thursday, July 21st

08:30

Session 9: Virus-host interaction: molecular mechanisms I

Julia Frunzke & Daniella Schatz

Talks from selected abstracts

10:20

Coffee Break

10:50

Session 10: Agro-food, veterinary and environmental biotechnology applications

Mathias Middelboe & Sanna Sillankorva

Talks from selected abstracts

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Poster Session III

15:00

Session 11: Virus-host interaction

Tessa Quax & Stefanie Barbirz

Talks from selected abstracts

16:35

Coffee Break

17:10

Workshop

Andrew Kropinski & Evelien Adriaenssens

Day 5 - Friday, July 22nd

08:30

Session 12: Biotechnology applications in health care II

Graham Hatfull & Jeremy Barr

Talks from selected abstracts

10:20

Coffee Break

10:50

Session 13: Round Table: Current state and latest developments of phage therapy

Tobi Nagel; Jean-Paul Pirnay; Patrick Soentjens, Ran Nir-Paz, Martha Clokie and Sofia Corte-Real

12:30

Poster Awards

13:00

Lunch

14:30

Session 14: Virus-host interaction: molecular mechanisms II

José Penadés & Sigal Ben-Yehuda

Talks from selected abstracts

16:20

Session 15: New horizons, new conquests

David Bikard & Peter Fineran

Talks from selected abstracts

17:55

Closing Session