Programme

A world-class scientific programme that showcases the top laboratory science and technology podium presentations from industry leaders

Tuesday, 26 June
TIME SESSION
All day Satellite Events
Wednesday, 27 June
TIME SESSION
09:00 – 10:00 Workshops
10:30 – 11:30 Workshops
11:30 – 11:45 Opening
11:45 – 12:30 Welcome
Keynote Session
Mathias Uhlén, KTH Biotechnology AlbaNova University Center Royal Institute of Technology
12:00 – 19:00 Exhibition and Posters Open
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch
12:45 – 14:00 Meet the Speakers – Poster Presentations
14:00 – 16:15
TRACK 1: EMERGING INVESTIGATIVE BIOLOGY
Biological Mechanisms Involved in Aging and Degenerative Diseases
Guenter Hoeglinger, Session Chair
Jörg Tost
Eugenio Fava
Antonio del Sol MesaJordi Carreras PuigvertEmilie Bureau
TRACK 2: TECHNOLOGY
Organoids and Other Complex Biological Systems in Drug Discovery and Development
Rob Vries, Session Chair
Daniel Levner
Henry QX Li
Stefan Braam
Daniel Irimia
Rob Vries
TRACK 3: DISCOVERY
Bringing Biology and Technology Together to Enable the Early Discovery Pipeline: Filling Up the Portfolio with Novel Attractive Targets
Ivan Cornella Taracido, Session Chair
Alexey Rak
Hinrich Goehlmann
Alleyn Plowright
Jarrod Walsh
Patrick Gentry
16:15 – 16:45 Coffee Break
16:45 – 17:45 Special Interest Groups
17:30 – 19:00 Welcome Reception
Thursday, 28 June
TIME SESSION
07:00 – 08:00 Fun Run
08:30 – 10:00 Workshops
09:00 – 18:30 Exhibition Open
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:45
Track 1: EMERGING INVESTIGATIVE BIOLOGY
Exploring Target Biology
Susanne Müller-Knapp, Session Chair
Benedikt Kessler
Akane Kawamura
Stefan Laufer
Louise Berg
Andrea Faedo
Track 2: TECHNOLOGY
Revolutions in Phenotypic Screening for Modern-Day Drug Discovery
Denise Barrault, Session Chair
Päivi Östling
Steve Polland
Paul Andrews
Elena Molokanova
Fabien Vincent
Track 3: DISCOVERY
Future SAR Screening – Towards Better Drug Candidates
Thomas Lundbäck, Session Chair
Shantanu Singh
Brinton Seashore-Ludlow
James Vasta
Erik Müllers
Frances Neal
12:45 – 14:30 Lunch
13:00 – 14:00 Meet the Speakers – Poster Presentations
13:15 – 14:30 SLAS Author Workshop: How to Prepare a Manuscript for Publication Success
14:30 – 15:15 Keynote SessionMax Lemke, Unit for Technologies and Systems for Digitising Industry in Directorate General CONNECT of the European Commission
15:15 – 15:40 Coffee Break
15:40 – 17:40
CAREERS BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY: EXPLORE THE OPPORTUNITIES
How to Pitch Ideas to a Big Company
Patrick Courtney, Session Chair
CAREERS BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY: EXPLORE THE OPPORTUNITIES
Automation
Manuela Beil-Peter, Session Chair
Patrick Pfenninger, Session Chair
CAREERS BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY: EXPLORE THE OPPORTUNITIES
A Day in the Life Of…
Ian Shuttler, Session Chair
17:45 – 18:45 Special Interest Groups
19:00 – 22:00 Outside dinner
(if booked during the registration process)
Friday, 29 June
TIME SESSION
09:00 – 12:00 Exhibition Open
08:30 – 11:00
Track 1: EMERGING INVESTIGATIVE BIOLOGY
The Impact of New Technologies on the Treatment of Rare Diseases
Oscar Millet, Session Chair
Massimo Alessio
Maria Francisca Coutinho
Nico Lachmann
Track 2: TECHNOLOGY
Next Generation Analytics
Päivi Östling, Session Chair
Benjamin Habe-Kains
Peter Horvath
Paul Boutros
Stephen Andriole
Kuan Yan
Track 3: DISCOVERY
Late-Stage Discovery – Transforming the Lead to Candidate Process Through Innovation
Martin Bayliss, Session Chair
Mike Hann, Session Chair
Paul Leeson
Per Artursson
Giovanna Bergamini
Claire McWhirter
Paul Vulto
11:00 – 11:45 Coffee Break
11:45 – 12:30 Keynote SessionPeter Hinssen, nexxworks
12:30 – 12:45 Closing

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