FEBS-IUBMB-ENABLE 2022 Conference

Schedule

Programme

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Tuesday 15/11/2022

16:00-18:00 REGISTRATION |Casa de la Ciencia”, Science Museum

18:00-20:00 WELCOME CITY TOUR | From Casa de la Ciencia” to City Center

20:00 Onwards SOCIAL NIGHT | “Sra. Pop” and “Viriato” pubs, Alameda. 

Wednesday 16/11/2022

7:30-8:15 REGISTRATION | Entrance hall, Edificio de Gobierno.

8:15-9:00 OPENING AND OFFICIAL WELCOME | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

SESSION: INNOVATION-1

9:00-9:45 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Immune responses to hepatitis B virus and to SARS-CoV-2. Matteo Iannacone (San Raffaele
Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy).

09:45-10:30 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST01 Cellular photosensitization of CNS cells by non-viral vectors for future
application in optogenetic neuroprostheses. José David Celdrán López (University
Miguel Hernández, Elche, Spain).
ST02 A versatile transposon-based platform to generate gene expression
modifications in the mouse liver. Anna Georgina Kopasz (Biological Research
Centre, Institute of Genetics, Szeged, Hungary).
ST03 An integrative approach to characterize the two sides of enzyme-mediated
antibiotic escape: resistance and tolerance. Viktoriia Gross (Institut Pasteur, Paris,
France).

10:30-11:30  POSTER SESSION-1 |Patio, Hospital Building.

                     COFFEE BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

SESSION: COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE-1

11:30-12:15 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Integrating bioinformatics and experiment to study disease-related alterations. Elena Papaleo (Technical University of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark).

12:15-13:00 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST04 MIR145 core promoter methylation imprinting mediated miR-143/145 cluster’s
modulation in bladder cancer progression. Katerina-Marina Pilala (National and
Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece).
ST05 Verbascoside and its derivatives as potential SARS-CoV-2 INHIBITORS: an
in-silico study. John Omo-Osagie Uhomoibhi (Durban University of Technology,
Durban, South Africa).
ST06 SCIENCE OUTREACH | Death by pseudoscience: the dangers of science
misinformation and how to fight it. David Cano González (Institute of Biomedicine
of Seville/Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío/CSIC/Universidad de Sevilla,
Seville, Spain).

13:00-14:30  LUNCH BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

                     COFFEE BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

SESSION: BASIC RESEARCH-1

14:30-15:15 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Acute Oxygen Sensing by Arterial Chemoreceptors. Prof. José López Barneo (Institute of Biomedicine of Seville, Seville, Spain).

15:15-16:00 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST07 The interaction of DNA nanostructures with hepatic cells. Barbora Smolková (Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic).
ST08 Transcriptional adaptation of olfactory sensory neurons to GPCR identity and activity. Luis Flores Horgue (University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland).
ST09 The role of APOBEC3C in renal cell carcinoma. Nora Hase (Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany).

16:00-17:00 POSTER SESSION-2 | Patio, Hospital Building. 

                     COFFEE BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

SESSION: CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL BIOMEDICINE-1

17:00-17:45 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Relevance of CD8 T cells in Oncoimmunology. Prof. Fathia Mami-Chouaïb (INSERM, Gustave Roussy Institute, Villejuif, France).

17:45-18:30 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST10 Temporal composition of the cervicovaginal microbiome correlates with high-risk HPV infection outcomes: a longitudinal cohort study. Mariano Molina (Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands).
ST11 Pharmacoprotection of the ovaries during chemotherapy using microRNAs technology by gold nanoparticles delivery. Thuy Nguyen (Université Libre de Bruxelles, Wavre, Belgium).
ST12 CD-64 directed recombinant single-chain antibody fusion protein exhibits cytotoxicity and is a tool for site-specific diagnosis of acute myeloid leukaemia. Sikozile Ncembu (University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa).

20:00-21:30 PUB TALKS

Thursday 17/11/2022

8:30-9:00 WELCOME | Main hall, Edificio de Gobierno.

SESSION: COMPUTATIONAL BIOLOGY AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE-2

9:00-9:45 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Massive drug repurposing in rare diseases with a little help of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data. Dr. Joaquin Dopazo (FPS and IBIS, Sevilla, Spain).

9:45-10:30 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST13 Comparison of the effects of electrical stimulation on N2a and N2a-APP: an electrode setup analysis. Daniel Martín (Universidad de Sevilla, Seville, Spain).
ST14 Finding a receptor isoform selective and thermally stable insulin analog for a better life comfort of diabetic patients. Terezie Páníková (Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic).
ST15 Improving dictionary-based named entity recognition with deep learning. Aikaterini Despoina Nastou (Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, Copenhagen, Denmark).

10:30-11:30 POSTER SESSION-3 | Patio, Hospital Building. 

                    COFFEE BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

SESSION: CLINICAL AND TRANSLATIONAL BIOMEDICINE-2

11:30-12:15 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Treating Neurodevelopmental Disorders: the Road is Long & Winding but Biomedical Research/Technology Can Help. Dr. Laura Cancedda (Italian Institute of Technology, Genoa, Italy).

12:15-13:00 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST16 Investigating the role of aquaporins as transceptors in cancer. Catarina Pimpão (Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal).
ST17 Identification and Characterisation of Novel Free Fatty Acid Receptor 1 Modulators. Cosmin Trif (Institute of Biochemistry of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania).
ST18 Journey to the center of the cell. Francisco José Román Rodríguez (Rocket Pharmaceuticals Inc., Cranbury, New Jersey, USA).

13:00-14:30 LUNCH BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

SESSION: BASIC RESEARCH-2

14:30-15:15 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Organizing the nucleus: Principles of spatial genome architecture by developmental and environmental cues. Dr. Daphne Cabianca (Institute of Functional Epigenetics, Munich, Germany).

15:15-16:00 SHORT TALKS | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

ST19 Novel chimeric Hepatitis B S/preS1 antigen induces efficient cellular and humoral immune response and production of virus-neutralizing antibodies. Ana-Maria Pantazica (Institute of Biochemistry of the Romanian Academy, Bucharest, Romania).
ST20 A study of the relationship between histone citrullination and methylation in human microvascular endothelial cells.Oskar Ciesielski (University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland).
ST21 New players involved in the development of obesity and associated metabolic comorbidities: role of let-7b-5p and miR-191-5p. Carmen Torres Granados (Maimonides Institute for Biomedical Research of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain).

16:00-17:00 POSTER SESSION-4 | Patio, Hospital Building. 

                    COFFEE BREAK | Cafetería Ilundain.

SESSION: INNOVATION-2

17:00-17:45 KEYNOTE SPEAKER | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Artificial Intelligence Approaches for Antibiotic Discovery. Prof. César de la Fuente (University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA).

17:45-18:30 ROUND TABLE ON OPEN SCIENCE | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Dirk van Gorp (Open Science Officer at Radboud University; member of ENABLECARES)

Valerie Teng-Brough (Senior editor, Elsevier)

Eleni Skourti (Editor, The FEBS Journal)

José López Barneo (Keynote speaker at symposium, PI at IBIS, and former director)

20:30 GALA DINNER | Restaurante Muelle 21 (Avda. Santiago Montoto s/n, Edificio Acuario de Sevilla, 41012 Seville).

Friday 18/11/2022

8:30-9:00 WELCOME | Main hall, Edificio de Gobierno.

9:00-9:50 ROUND TABLE ON TRANSFERABLE SKILLS FOR ALTERNATIVE CAREERS IN SCIENCE| Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

Prof. Jerka Dumić (FEBS Chair of the Working Group on Integration) | Moderator

Rebeca Kenda Nana Barrantes (Associate Consultant, Research Partnership, and Career Coach in Libertad con Ciencia)

Prof Joan Guinovart (IRB Barcelona Emeritus Professor and Former Director)

Prof Matteo Iannacone (Keynote speaker at the symposium, Group leader at San Raffaele Research Institute)

Ferhan Sağın (Chair of FEBS Education Committee)

Prof. César de la Fuente (Keynote speaker at the symposium, University of Pennsylvania, USA)

Prof. José López Barneo (Keynote speaker at symposium, PI at IBIS, and former director)

9:50-10:00 PRESENTATION OF CAREER DAY | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.

10:00-11:00 COFFEE BREAK| Cafetería Ilundain.

                     OPPORTUNITY FAIR | Patio, Hospital Building.  

11:00-13:00 Workshops | Various locations.

                     Career chats | Ground floor room, IBiS.

                     Opportunity Fair| Patio, Hospital Building. 

MORNING WORKSHOPS

W01 11:00-13:00 | Auditorium, IBIS.
How to build your own start-up. Dr.José A.Horcajadas (CEO of several technological companies). 
W02 11:00-12:00 | Ground floor room, IBIS.
How to write a research paper. Valerie Teng-Broug (Senior publisher in life sciences, Elsevier). 
W03 11:00-12:00 | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.
How to create a culture of sustainability in science: From the benchtop to the boardroom. Carlo Battisti (EU Business Development Consultant, My Green Lab). 
W04 12:00-13:00 | Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.
Alternative careers for scientists and researchers. Dr. Manolo Castellano (Career Consultant and Talent Recruiter, Carreras Científicas Alternativas).
W05 11:00-12:00 | First floor room, IBiS.
Can you improve your presentation skills? Prof. Luisma Escudero (Associate Professor Cell Biology Department at Universidad de Sevilla and PI  at Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla).

13:00-15:00 LUNCH | Cafetería Ilundain.

                    OPPORTUNITY FAIR 

15:00-17:00 Workshops | Various locations.                   

                     Career chats |  Ground floor room, IBiS.

                     Opportunity Fair |Patio, Hospital Building. 

AFTERNOON WORKSHOPS

W06 15:00-17:00 | Room 4, Edificio de Gobierno.
Create your professional identity and gain clarity on your career path. Dr.Amani Said (Career Coach for Scientists)
W07 15:00-17:00 | Room 5, Edificio de Gobierno.
Effective networking inside and outside academia. Dr. Manolo Castellano (Career Consultant and Talent Recruiter, Carreras Científicas Alternativas).
W08 15:00-16:00 | Room 3, Edificio de Gobierno.
How to elaborate a cogent grant application… To get it funded! Prof. Miguel A. De la Rosa (University of Seville, Editor-in-Chief of FEBS Open Bio).
W09 15:00-17:00 | Room 2, Edificio de Gobierno.
Keys to succeed in a job interview. Sašo Kočevar (founder and director of HFP consulting).
W10 15:00-17:00 | Room 1, Edificio de Gobierno.
How to land a job in the Industry (even if you aren’t “qualified”). Rebeca Kenda Nana Barrantes (Associate Consultant, Research Partnership, and Career Coach in Libertad con Ciencia).

17:00-17:30 CLOSING CEREMONY & PRIZES| Auditorium, Edificio de Gobierno.