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10 SEPTEMBER 2017
10 SEPTEMBER 2017
SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM: organized by the PREPARE consortium
13:15 - 14:45
Time
13:15 - 14:45
Location
Omega

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
15:00 - 16:30
15:00 - 16:30
Location
Omega

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
16:45 - 18:15
16:45 - 18:15
Location
Omega

OPENING CEREMONY
18:30 - 19:30
Welcome and opening
Ab Osterhaus, ESWI conference chair
Keynote lecture: A universal influenza virus vaccine
Peter Palese - Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Location
Omega

WELCOME RECEPTION
19:30 - 23:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location
Main conference hall

 

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11 SEPTEMBER 2017
11 SEPTEMBER 2017
SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
07:30 - 09:00
07:30 - 09:00
Location
Omega

PLENARY SESSION - keynote lectures
09:15 - 10:15
09:15 - 10:15
Location
Omega
H5, H7 influenza viruses: where do we go?
Malik Peiris, University of Hongkong

COFFEE BREAK
10:15 - 10:45

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Clinical impact and diagnostic approaches
10:45 - 12:30
Time
10:45 - 12:30
Chair: Jianqing Xu
Fudan University Shanghai, PRC
Co-Chair: Cheryl Cohen
University of Witwatersrand, SA

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Virus structure and replication
10:45 - 12:30
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10:45 - 12:30
Chair: Stephen Cusack
EMBL Grenoble, France
Co-Chair: Rocío Coloma
Centro Nacional de Biotecnología, Madrid, Spain

Science Policy Interface 1 - All you need to know about influenza viruses
10:45 - 12:30
Time
10:45 - 12:30
Chair: Ab Osterhaus
RIZ Hannover, Germany
1. All you need to know about influenza viruses
Ab Osterhaus, RIZ Tiho Hannover, Germany
2. How flu viruses travel around the world
Colin Russell, University of Cambridge, UK
3. Close focus: vaccines and antivirals
Florian Krammer, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
4. Who is at risk of flu infections and are these risk groups well-protected? ECDC informs
Pasi Penttinen - ECDC
5. The economic impact of flu: WHO informs
Caroline Brown - WHO Europe

LUNCH / SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
12:30 - 14:00
Time
12:30 - 14:00

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Epidemics and pandemic threats
14:00 - 15:45
Time
14:00 - 15:45
Chair: Yoshihiro Kawaoka
University of Wisconsin, USA
Co-Chair: Peng Wu
University of Hongkong

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Viral factors in pathogenesis
14:00 - 15:45
Time
14:00 - 15:45
Chair: Adolfo Garcia-Sastre
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Co-Chair: Michelle Tate
University of Melbourne, Australia

Science Policy Interface 2 - Prevention and treatment of influenza
14:00 - 15:45
Time
14:00 - 15:45
Chair: Jonathan Van-Tam
University of Nottingham, UK
1. Vaccines: current and novel approaches
Guus Rimmelzwaan, Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2. Safety of seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines
tbc
3. Effectiveness of seasonal and pandemic influenza vaccines
Jonathan Van-Tam, University of Nottingham, UK
4. Antiviral medicines against influenza: current and novel approaches
Lieve Naesens, Rega Institute KU Leuven, Belgium
5. Safety and effectiveness of influenza antivirals
Nicole Bouvier, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA

COFFEE BREAK
15:45 - 16:15

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Immunology
16:15 - 18:00
Time
16:15 - 18:00
Chair: Rafi Ahmed
Emory University, USA
Co-Chair: Rory Dylan de Vries
Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Mathematical modelling
16:15 - 18:00
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16:15 - 18:00
Chair: Colin Russell
Cambridge University, UK

Science Policy Interface 3 - Addressing influenza in practice: who's involved?
16:15 - 18:00
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16:15 - 18:00
Chair: Susanne Herold
University of Giessen, Germany
1. Respiratory physicians tackling influenza
tbc
2. Nurses and midwives: in the forefront in the fight against flu
tbc
3. Family doctors: our trusted advisors
Ted van Essen, general practitioner, The Netherlands
4. Protecting healthcare workers and patients in hospital settings
Roman Prymula, University Hospital Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
5. The new role of pharmacists in flu prevention
Isabel Jacinto, National Association of Pharmacies, Portugal

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
18:00 - 19:30
Time
18:00 - 19:30
Location
Omega

 

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12 SEPTEMBER 2017
12 SEPTEMBER 2017
SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM: COMPANY LECTURES
07:30 - 09:00
07:30 - 09:00
Location
Omega

PLENARY SESSION - keynote lectures
09:15 - 10:15
09:15 - 10:15
Location
Omega
Clinical management of influenza: where do we go?
Jonathan Van-Tam, University of Nottingham, UK
Protective and pathological roles of coagulation proteases and PARs in influenza infection
Nigel Mackman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

COFFEE BREAK
10:15 - 10:45

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Antivirals and resistance / Monoclononal antibody therapies
10:45 - 12:30
Time
10:45 - 12:30
Chair: Elena Govorkova
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Co-Chair: Florian Krammer
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Animal flu-ecology and epidemiology of animal influenza
10:45 - 12:30
Time
10:45 - 12:30
Chair: Gavin Smith
Duke-NUS, Singapore

Science Policy Interface 4 - Implementation of vaccination policies: success stories and hurdles
10:45 - 12:30
Time
10:45 - 12:30
Chair: tbc
1. The UK flu vaccination policy
Peter Openshaw, Imperial College London, UK
2. Influenza vaccination in Mexico
Jose Angel Cordova Villalobos, Mexico, former Minister of Health (2006 - 2011)
3. Influenza policy from a political scientists'/scientific politician's perspective
tbc
4. How does NHS England manage to achieve one of the highest seasonal Influenza vaccination rates in Europe?
George Kassianos, Immunisation Lead for the Royal College of General Practitioners, UK
5. A journalist's opinion on vaccination policies and the role of scientists
Debora McKenzie, New Scientist Magazine

LUNCH / SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
12:30 - 14:00
Time
12:30 - 14:00
Location
Omega

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Vaccines: current and novel approaches
14:00 - 15:45
Time
14:00 - 15:45
Chair: Guus Rimmelzwaan
Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Co-Chair: Ali Ellebedy
Emory University, USA

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Genetics and evolution of virus and host
14:00 - 15:45
Time
14:00 - 15:45
Chair: Ron Fouchier
Erasmus MC Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Co-Chair: Jesse Bloom
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA

Science Policy Interface 5 - Influenza preparedness: what can we learn from other virus outbreaks?
14:00 - 15:45
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14:00 - 15:45
1. Ebola: what went wrong and where do we go now?
Guido van der Groen, Prof. Em. Institute for Tropical Medicine in Antwerp, Belgium
2. How to successfully prevent a major disease outbreak: from SARS to MERS
Ab Osterhaus, RIZ Tiho Hannover, Germany
3. The H1N1 health crisis: how did we cope and are we prepared for a new outbreak?
Marc Van Ranst, University of Leuven, Belgium
4. Zika virus as a global public health emergency
Herve Zeller, head of disease programme for Emerging and vector-borne diseases, ECDC
5. Revised pandemic preparedness plans and global update on PIP Framework
WHO HQ -tbd

COFFEE BREAK
15:45 - 16:15

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Evaluation of vaccine safety and effectiveness
16:15 - 18:00
Time
16:15 - 18:00
Chair: Maryna Eichelberger
Food and Drug Administration, USA
Co-Chair: Katja Höschler
Public Health England, UK

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Risk management and mitigation of epidemic and pandemic threats
16:15 - 18:00
Time
16:15 - 18:00
Chair: Marie-Paule Kieny
World Health Organization
Co-Chair: Irina Isakova-Sivak
Institute of Experimental Medicine Saint Petersburg, Russia

Science Policy Interface 6 - Reaching out to people at risk
16:15 - 18:00
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16:15 - 18:00
Chair: Marc Van Ranst
University of Leuven, Belgium
1. Should travellers be vaccinated against flu?
Marco Goeijenbier, Harbour Hospital Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2. The benefits of a universal vaccination recommendation: the US case
Litjen Tan, Immunization Action Coalition, USA
3. Should children be vaccinated against influenza?
Adam Finn, University of Bristol, UK and president ESPID
4. Protecting diabetes patients against flu
tbc
5. Reaching out to the elderly: why and how
Janet McElhaney, Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Canada
6. Should pregnant women be vaccinated against the flu?
Justin Ortiz (WHO)

SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
18:00 - 19:30
Time
18:00 - 19:30
Location
Omega

 

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13 SEPTEMBER 2017
13 SEPTEMBER 2017
SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM
07:30 - 09:00
07:30 - 09:00
Location
Omega

YOUNG SCIENTISTS PLENARY SESSION
09:00 - 10:00
09:00 - 10:00
Chair: Ed Hutchinson
University of Glasgow, UK
Co-Chair: Claude Hannoun
Institut Pasteur Paris, France
Location
Omega

SPEAKERS:
1. Debby van Riel (ESWI Best Body of Work award winner 2017)
2. Matthew S. Miller (Best Oral Presentation ESWI 2014)
3. Steven F. Baker (Best Poster Presentation ESWI 2014)
4. Karen Laurie (Award Winner Orthomyxovirus Research Conference 2015)
5. Jason Long (Award Winner Orthomyxovirus Research Conference 2015)

COFFEE BREAK
10:00 - 10:30

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Maternal immunization
10:30 - 12:15
Time
10:30 - 12:15
Chair: Terho Heikkinen
University of Turku, Finland
Co-Chair: Marta Nunes
University of Witwatersrand, RSA
Speaker: Marta Nunes
University of Witwatersrand, RSA

PARALLEL SESSIONS - Host factors in pathogenesis
10:30 - 12:15
Time
10:30 - 12:15
Chair: Gülsah Gabriel
Heinrich Pette Institute Hamburg, Germany
Co-Chair: Ivan Marazzi
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA

Science Policy Interface 7 - Influenza prevention in developing countries: a global responsibility
10:30 - 12:15
Time
10:30 - 12:15
Chair: Malik Peiris
University of Hong Kong
1. How to protect mother and child
Abdullah Brooks, Infectious Diseases Unit at Kamalapur Field Site, Bangladesh
2. Improving influenza surveillance
tbc
3. Can we prevent infectious disease outbreaks in developing countries?
tbd
4. Logistical challenges in low income countries
tbd

PLENARY SESSION - Late Breakers and Closing Ceremony
12:15 - 13:45
Time
12:15 - 13:45
Chair: Sylvie van der Werf
Institut Pasteur Paris, France
Location
Omega

LUNCH BUFFET
13:45 - 14:30
Time
13:45 - 14:30