Meetings & Courses

Ubiquitin Family, Autophagy and Diseases

Suzhou, CHINA 
May 11-15, 2020
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Abstract deadline: Feb. 28, 2020
 

Organized by:

Ivan Dikic, Goethe University Medical School

Maho Hamasaki, Osaka University

Jianping Jin, Zhejiang University

Beth Levine, UT Southwestern

Xiaobo Qiu, Beijing Normal University

 

 

 


We are pleased to announce the Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on Ubiquitin Family, Autophagy and Diseases  which will be held in Suzhou, China, located approximately 60 miles west of Shanghai. The conference will begin at 7:00pm on the evening of Monday May 11, and will conclude after lunch on May 15, 2020.

The conference will include eight oral sessions and one poster session covering the latest findings across many topics in ubiquitin family. Many talks will be selected from the openly submitted abstracts on the basis of scientific merit and relevance. Social events throughout the conference provide ample opportunity for informal interactions.


Major Topics:

1. Ubiquitin family proteins: conjugation and deconjugation  

2. Autophagy networks: mechanisms & regulations

3. Regulation by ubiquitin family proteins

4. Protein degradation & Proteasome: functions & physiology

5. Functions and physiology of autophagy

6. Interplay between ubiquitin family & autophagy

7. Ubiquitin, Autophagy & diseases

8. Targeting ubiquitin & autophagy systems


Keynote Speakers:
Daniel Finley, Harvard Medical School
Yoshinori Ohsumi, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Invited Speakers:
Quan Chen, College of Life Sciences, Nankai University
Ruey-Hwa Chen, Academia Sinica
Jinke Cheng, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
Xingwang Deng, Peking University
Ivan Dikic, Goethe University
Xin-hua Feng, Zhejiang University
Eric Fischer, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Maho Hamasaki, Osaka University
Malene Hansen, Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute
Jianping Jin, Zhejiang University
Masaaki Komatsu, Juntendo University
Yong Tae Kwon, Seoul National University College of Medicine
Beth Levine, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Sascha Martens, University of Vienna
Noriyuki Matsuda, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science
Xiaobo Qiu, Beijing Normal University
Yu Rao, Tsinghua University
Michael Rape, University of California, Berkeley
Hanming Shen, National University of Singapore
Morgan Sheng, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Sharon Tooze, The Francis Crick Institute
Sylvie Urbe, University of Liverpool
Junying Yuan, Harvard Medical School
Hong Zhang, Institute of Biophysics, CAS



We encourage abstracts to contain new and unpublished materials. The abstracts must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of material for oral and poster presentation will be made by the organizers. Status (fellow's talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our web site as soon as decisions have been made by the organizers. 


Fellowship: 
We are eager to have as many young people as possible attend since they are likely to benefit most from this meeting. A certain number of presentations by graduate students and postdocs in this conference will be selected as fellowship (USD $100-$500) awards. For more details, please visit http://www.csh-asia.org/stipends.html

We look forward to seeing you at Suzhou in May, 2020.


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Package Content:

Package Type

Early Registration

Late Registration

Payment Deadline:

April 13, 2020

Payment Deadline:

Before Arrival

Academic

5,100

$850

5,900

$990

Student

2,700

$450

3,300

$550

Corporate

6,340

$1,060

7,420

$1,240

Media

3,300

$550

3,700

$620

Please kindly note:

1. Registration includes food, but does NOT include Housing. Due to requests from participants to provide more housing at lower prices, we have expanded our housing options to include some lower priced nearby hotels. After completing the online registration, you will receive a link to the full list of housing options.
*Reference Room Rate:
CNY 500 per standard room per night in the Conference Hotel (Worldhotel Grand Dushulake Suzhou)
Up from CNY 200 per standard room per night in nearby budget hotels (within 5 km)
CNY 400-700 per standard room per night in nearby 4-5 star hotels


2. The meeting registration is an integral package. We encourage all our participants to stay for the full meeting period and communicate with each other. No refund/discount or day pass is available for partial participation.

3. The early price will be available if the full payment is finished before the exact due date.
For USD participants, we will automatically change your package price to the update one if we could not successfully charge the payment from your registered credit card before the deadline.
For CNY participants, we will automatically change your package price to the update one if our bank account could not receive your full payment by wire transfer before the deadline.

4. For late registrations, your registration materials may not be guaranteed since the order is usually made in advance.

5. Please inform us your special request on food (vegetarian, kosher…etc.) or other things during the online registration or email us as early as possible so that we could make relevant arrangement accordingly.

6. Student package is exclusively designed for all the graduate, undergraduate and doctor students who have not received the doctor degree. (Student ID will be required upon arrival).



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