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Annual CFCD meeting - DC : Trafficking and Regulation / 18-19 December 2017 (Paris)



Preliminary program

December 18th


8h30 Opening of the registration desk, Ouverture de l’accueil
9h Welcome coffee, Café de bienvenue
9h20 Welcome address by Nathalie Bendriss-Vermare (CFCD President)

9h30 – 12h30
Session I – Migration and visualization of dendritic cells
Chairperson:
Confirmed speakers:
- Ana-Maria Lennon Duménil: Migration of Dendritic Cells: from micro-fluidics to in vivo imaging
- Jens Stein: Bystander DCs scale CD8+ T cell responses
- Michael Sixt: Force generation and transduction in migrating dendritic cells
Selected oral presentations

12h30 – 14h30 Lunch and poster viewing

14h30 – 17h30
Session II – Molecular aspects of dendritic cell biology
Chairperson: Elodie Ségura
Confirmed speakers:
- Jacques Banchereau: The Isoform Repertoire of Human Dendritic Cell Subsets
- Charlotte Scott: Zeb proteins: A key family of Transcription Factors regulating cDC and pDC biology
Selected oral presentations
- Chloé Villani: The power of single cell genomics: discovery and characterization of novel human immune cells

17h30 – 19h30 Cocktail & poster viewing
or “Speed networking” for junior researchers (students and postdocs) and speakers 


December 19th

9h – 11h30
Session III – Dendritic cell in homeostasis and resolution
Chairpersons: Helena Paidassi & Carla Rothlin
Confirmed speakers:
- Julie Blander: The many ways phagocytes respond to dying cells
- Carla Rothlin: Innate immune checkpoints selectively regulate DC function
- Sylvain Perruche: Efferocytosis factors terminate inflammation through APC reprogramming
Selected oral presentations

11h30 – 12h15 Round Table – DC’s the end ?
Chairperson: Lionel Poulin

12h15 – 13h30 Lunch

13h30 – 14h General assembly of the CFCD

14h – 17h
Session IV – Biology of dendritic cells and intracellular trafficking
Chairpersons: Jenny Valladeau-Guilemond & Christian Munz
Confirmed speakers:
- Bénédicte Manoury: UNC93B1 interacts with the calcium sensor STIM1 for efficient antigen cross presentation in dendritic cells
- Christian Munz: Non-canonical proteins in endo- and exocytosis
- Philippe Pierre: BAD-LAMP controls TLR9 trafficking and signaling in human plasmacytoïd dendritic cells
Selected oral presentations

17h Award ceremony and concluding remarks
17h15 End of the meeting