Provisional Programme

Satellite Meeting


Public BALI Conference

Wednesday August 31st

 

13:30 – 14:00: Giovanna Batoni

Opportunities offered by antimicrobial peptides in the fight against microbial biofilms

14:00 – 14:20: Karin Thevissen

COATIM - Development of anti-infective implant coatings                

14:20 – 14:40: Sebastian Zaat

BALI – The Biofilm Alliance

14:40 – 15:00: Anna de Breij

BALI – Novel Synthetic Aantimicrobial and Antibiofilm Peptides

15:00 – 15:15: Remko van Leuwen

BALI – EU project participation from a company perspective

15:15 – 16:00: Coffee Break and Poster Peek

16:00 – 16:20: Annette Moter

In situ measurement of biofilm activity by FISH: Implications for diagnosis and treatment of Biofilm associated infections

16:20 – 16:40: Henk Haagsman

Cathelicidins: Immunomodulatory Antimicrobials

16:40 – 17:00: Ralf Hoffmann

Proline-rich antimicrobial peptides: Mechanistic studies on Escherichia coli and evaluation in mouse models.

 

17:30: IMAP-Welcome Address: Beate A. Schücking, President of the University of Leipzig

 

18:00 – 18:45: Joint Keynote Speaker IMAP / BALI

Andrej Trampuz, Head of the Center for Septic Surgery, Charité - University Medicine Berlin

 

IMAP 2016


Wednesday August 31st

17:45: IMAP-Welcome Address: Beate A. Schücking, President of the University of Leipzig

 

18:00 – 18:45: Joint Keynote Speaker IMAP / BALI

Andrej Trampuz, Head of the Center for Septic Surgery, Charité - University Medicine Berlin


19:00 Informal welcome reception & buffet


Thursday September 1st

09:00 Oral presentations commence

Conference closes:

Midday, Saturday September 3rd.

Programme & Abstracts Book

 

You can download a copy of the programme and abstracts book (low resolution images) from the following link:

 

 

imap2016abstractbookweb.pdf
Programme & Abstracts Book

Participants will have the opportunity to spend the rest of the weekend in Leipzig before attending the 34th European Peptide Symposium, also being held at Leipzig University.

Poster Prizes

The Protein & Peptide Sciences Group of the Royal Society of Chemistry is sponsoring the Poster Prizes at IMAP 2016. There will be a first prize of 100 Euro and two runner-up prizes of 50 Euro each. The Poster Competition is open to all student and post-doc poster authors.

Welcome Reception / Buffet

There will be an informal welcome reception / buffet on the evening of Wednesday August 31st. More details will follow.

 

Conference Dinner


There will be a Conference Dinner held at the historic Bayerische Bahnhof on Friday, September 2 to which all delegates and accompanying persons are invited - the cost is € 35 per person. Please indicate when registering if you wish to attend the Conference Dinner. You can pay for this together with your registration fee. If you have already paid your registration fee, you can pay for just the conference dinner via the payment page.