Wednesday, December 13th – Morning session
08h50-09h00 : Welcome introduction : Patrick Berche, General Director, Institut Pasteur de Lille
09h00-09h45 : Introduction lecture : James Kirkland, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, USA
" Targeting Senescent Cells: The Path to Translation"
09h45-10h05 : Mieke Boots, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
“Ageing of innate immunity in health and in vasculitic diseases”
10h05-10h30 Coffee break
10h30-11h05 : Olga Britanova : Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
"Adaptive immunity aging and TCR repertoires"
11h05-11h40 : Michael Sieweke : CIML, Marseille, France
“Age dependent self-renewal mechanisms in macrophages”
11h40-12h15 : Serge Adnot : Créteil, France
“Lung cell senescence: at the crossroad of lung diseases and cancer”
12h15-13h45 Lunch Break - Posters viewing
“Immunity and neurodegenerative diseases”
13h45-14h20 : Jean-Charles Lambert : Inserm 1167, Institut Pasteur de Lille, France
“GWAS, Post-GWAS and neuro-inflammation: what can we learn for Alzheimer's disease?”
14h20-14h55 : Marina Lynch : Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
"The impact of resident and infiltrating immune cells on neuronal function in the context of neurodegeneration"
14h55-15h30 : Guillaume Dorothée : Inserm UMRS 938, Hopital Saint Antoine, Paris
“Cellular adaptive immunity as a new target for innovative immunotherapy strategies in neurodegeneration ?”
15h30-16h00 Coffee break
16h00-16h35 - Thibauld Lebouvier : Memory Centre of Lille University Hospital, Lille, France
"Clinical trials in Alzheimer's disease: a 2017 update"
“Microbiota and ageing”
16h35-17h10 : Elena Biagi : University of Bologna, Italy
“Gut microbiota in healthy ageing and longevity”
17h10-17h35 : Wouter A.A. de Steenhuijsen Piters: University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
“Age-related changes in the respiratory microbiota in relation to respiratory health and disease”
18h00-19h30 Cocktail - Posters viewing
Thursday, December 14th
“Inflammation and ageing”
08h30-09h05 : Andrea Cossarizza, University of Modena, Italy
“Ageing of the immune system in the era of omics”
09h05-09h40 : Masashi Narita, University of Cambridge, UK
“Cell-cell communication in senescence"
09h40-10h15 : Bart Staels, University of Lille, Institut Pasteur de Lille, France
“PPARs, inflammation and ageing”
10h15-10h45 Coffee break - Posters viewing
“Prevention and therapy of age-related diseases”
10h45-11h20 : Hartmut Geiger, University of Ulm, Germany
“Mechanisms of aging and rejuvenation of stem cells”
11h20-11h55 : Arne Akbar, University College of London, UK
“Strategies for immune enhancement during ageing"
11h55-12h30 : Joao Pedro de Magalhaes, University of Liverpool, UK
“Linking ageing and age-related diseases: genes, pathways and prospects for extending human healthspan”
12h30-14h00 Lunch Break – Posters viewing
14h00-14h35 : Giuseppe del Giudice, Siena, GSK:
“Towards better vaccines for healthy ageing”
14h35-15h10 : Magdalena Plebanski, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
"Non-targeted immunological effects of influenza or DTP vaccination in the elderly"
14h10-14h45 : Camille Locht, Lille, France
"Live attenuated vaccines as anti-inflammatory agents”
15h45-16h30 : Keynote lecture : John Beard, Ageing and Life Course Department, World Health Organization
"Research implications of the WHO Healthy Ageing model"
16h30-16h40 Concluding remarks by Patrick Berche, General Director, Institut Pasteur de Lille