organised by the International Commission on Yeasts

Speakers

Preliminary List of Speakers

PLENARY SPEAKERS

JEF D. BOEKE

New York University, NY, USA

JUDITH E. BERMAN

Tel Aviv University, IL

MARKUS RALSER

Francis Crick Institute, London, UK,
Charité, Berlin, DE

HIROSHI TAKAGI

Nara Institute of Science and Technology, JP

CHRISTINA D. SMOLKE

Stanford University, CA, USA

JORIS WINDERICKX

KU Leuven, BE

invited speakers

Metabolism, metabolic engineering, systems biology

Matthias Heinemann University Groningen, NL
Claudia Vickers CSIRO, AU
Francesc Posas IRB Barcelona, ES
Sandra Paiva Univ. Minho, PT
Edda Klipp Humboldt University Berlin, DE
Chris Hittinger University Wisconsin-Madison, US
Jin Hou Shandong University, CN
Irina Borodina Technical Univ. of Denkmark, DK

Protein synthesis and folding, secretion; recombinant protein production

Kristin Koutmou University Michigan, US
Hisao Moriya Okayama Univ., JP
Anne Spang University Basel, CH
Yukio Kimata NAIST, Nara, JP
Jeffrey Gerst Weizmann Inst. of Science, Rehovot, IL
Uffe Mortensen Technical University of Denmark, DK
Willem van Zyl Stellenbosch University, ZA

Synthetic biology and genome editing

Sakkie Pretorius Macquarie University, Sydney, AU
Pascale Daran Lapujade TU Delft, NL
Tom Ellis Imperial College London, UK
John Morrissey University College Cork, IE
Akihiko Kondo University Kobe, JP
Hyun Ah Kang Chung-Ang University, Seoul, KR

Fermentation, food and beverages

Rosane Freitas Schwan University Federale Lavras, BR
Lene Jespersen Kopenhagen University, DK
Florian Bauer University Stellenbosch, ZA
Jean-Marc Daran TU Delft, NL
Kirsten Benjamin Amyris, US
Amparo Querol IATA, Instituto de Agroquimica y Technologia de Alimentos, ES

Evolution, ecology and taxonomy

Ed Louis University Leicester, UK
Paula Goncalves CREM, University Nova de Lisboa, PT
Vladimir Jiranek University Adelaide, AU
Daniela Delneri University Manchester, UK
Gianni Liti IRCAN, University Cȏte d‘Azur, FR
Kevin Verstrepen VIB-KU Leuven, BE

Growth and stress response, cell cycle, mating and sporulation

Adrianna Skoneczna Polish Academy of Sciences, PL
Félix Machín HUNCS, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, ES
Kenneth H Wolfe University College Dublin, IE
Alain Nicolas Institut Curie, FR
Lisbeth Olsson Chalmers University, Gothenburg, SE
Mark P Ashe University of Manchester, UK

Pathogenesis and health

James Konopka Stony Brook University, US
Clarissa Nobile University of California Merced, US
Ee Sin Chen National University, Singapore, SG
Patrick Lajoie Western University, CA
Fedor Severin Moscow State University, RU
Isabelle Sagot CNRS, FR

Cell biology

Christopher J Stephan University College London, UK
Emma Fenech Weizman Insitute of Science, IL
George Carman Rutgers University, US
Ida J van der Klei University of Groningen, NL
David Drubin UC Berkeley, US
Yves Barral ETH Zürich, CH
Adele Marston University Edinburgh, UK
Gerben Vader Amsterdam UMC, NL

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