Understanding adult neurogenesis in health and disease to promote posttraumatic neuronal regeneration.

EMBO Keynote Lecture

Magdalena GötzHead of Department of Physiological Genomics at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in München and Director of the Stem Cell Institute at the Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany

Identifying causes and consequences of microbial diversity.

NFM Lecture

Brendan BohannanResearch group leader at the Institute of Ecology and Evolution at the University of Oregon, Eugene, US

Quantitative Cell Biology – Dissecting spatio-temporal control principles of cellular decision-making.

Centre for Digital Life Norway Lecture

Silvia SantosGroup leader of the Quantitative Cell Biology Laboratory at The Francis Crick Institute, London, UK

Modelling the development of flies to understand the mechanisms of animal development and its evolution.

FEBS National Lecture

Pavel TomancakGroup leader at the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics (MPI-CBG) in Dresden, Germany

How changes in DNA damage processing, energy metabolism and mitochondrial biology affect aging and contribute to the development of neurodegenerative disorders.

Vilhelm A. BohrChief of the Laboratory of Molecular Gerontology at the U.S. National Institute of Aging in Baltimore, Maryland, and Affiliated Professor at the Center for Healthy Aging at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Identification and functional and structural characterization of transport proteins in the inner mitochondrial membrane.

Edmund KunjiProgramme leader at the MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit in Cambridge, UK

Elucidating the role of innate lymphoid cells in mucosal homeostasis and the development of inflammatory diseases and cancer.

Jenny MjösbergAssistant professor at the Center for Infectious Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Combining experimental and computational biology to understand gene regulation at the transcriptional and translational level.

Eivind ValenAssociate professor at the Department of Informatics and the Sars Centre for Marine Molecular Biology, Bergen, Norway

Additional speakers to be announced!