Conference programme

17th Interdisciplinary Graduate School Meeting, Münster/Germany

Wednesday 25.10.2023

Thursday 26.10.2023

Friday 27.10.2023

Wednesday 25.10.2023 (Online)

9:00-9:10 Welcome talk

9:10-10:50 Development and Cell Biology Part I

Time Topics and speakers
9:10-9:50 tba
Katharina Wolf, Radboud University Medical Center, Radboud University, Nijmegen, Netherlands
9:50-10:30 tba
Barbara di Ventura, The BIOSS Centre for Biological Signalling Studies, University of Freiburg, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
10:30-10:50 Q&A and coffee break

10:50-12:50 Vascular Biology

10:50-11:30 tba
Ellie Tzima, Radcliffe Department of Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK 
11:30-12:10 tba
Christa Maes, Skeletal Biology and Engineering Research Center, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
12:10-12:50 tba
Tamara Girbl, Rudolf Virchow Center for Integrative and Translational Bioimaging, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany

12:50-14:00 Lunch break

14:00-15:20 Developmental & Cell Biology Part II

14:00-14:40 tba
Jesper Nylandsted, Cancer and Inflammation Research Unit, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark
14:40-15:20 Cellular roadmaps: Control of cell architecture by dynamic microtubules
Anna Akhmanova, Division of Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands
15:20-15:50 Q&A and short break

15:50-17:50 Immunology & Virology

15:50-16:30 tba
Eduardo Villablanca, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
16:30-17:10 Circadian control of enteric virus infection
Julie Pfeiffer, Microbiology department, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
17:10-17:50 tba
Eike Steinmann, Department Of Molecular & Medical Virology, University Bochum, Bochum, Germany


Thursday 26.10.2023 (In person at the MPI Münster)

8:00-08:50 Registration

8:50-9:00 Welcome

Time Topics and speakers
9:00-10:30 Young Investigator Talks
10:30-10:50 Q&A and coffee break

12:15-14:10 Non-Academic Session

10:50-12:00 tba

12:00-14:10 Lunch Break and Poster Session

14:10-16:30 Systems Biology

14:10-14:50 tba
Edda Klipp, Institute of Biology, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
15:30-16:10 tba
Dora Tang, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
16:10-16:30 Q&A and coffee break 

16:30-17:30  Biophysics Part I

Martina Havenith-Newen, Center of Molecular Spectroscopy and Simulation of Solvent Controlled Processes, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
17:10-17:50 tba
Katja Zieske, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
17:50-18:30 Q&A
Open end


Friday 27.10.2023 (In person at the MPI Münster)

8:45-9:00 Registration

9:00-9:10 Welcome

9:10-14:40 Neuroscience

Time Topics and speakers
9:10-10:30 KEYNOTE: tba
Thomas Südhof, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Professor, Center for Molecular Neuroscience in Health and Disease, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
10:30-11:10 tba
Susanne Wegmann, Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen (DZNE), Berlin, Germany
11:10-11:50 tba
Oliver Brüstle, Institut für Rekonstruktive Neurobiologie, Universitätsklinikum Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Reinhard Jahn, Max Planck Institute for Multidisciplinary Sciences,
University of Göttingen, Göttingen, Germany

12:30-14:00 Poster Sessions and Lunch Break
14:00-14:40 Single-cell delineation of lineage and genetic identity in the mouse brain
Christian Mayer, Max Planck Institute for Biological Intelligence, LMU Munich, Martinsried, Munich, Germany

14:40-16:00 Biophysics Part II

14:40-15:10 tba
Franziska Lautenschläger, Center for Biophysics, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
15:20-16:00 tba
Lukas Kapitein, Division of Cell Biology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands

16:10-17:30 Poster awards & Closing ceremony