Prominent Participants


Plenary Speakers

Ferid Murad (President)
(Nobel Laureate)

1674 Oak Ave., Menlo Park, California, 94025, USA

Sidney Altman
(Nobel Laureate)

Yale University, New Haven CT, USA

Stuart Schreiber

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard University and Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA,
USA

Alexander MacKerell

School of Pharmacy University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA

Shuji Ogino
USA

Chief, Division of MPE Molecular Pathological Epidemiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital:
Professor of Pathology and Epidemiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA

Rudolf Jaenisch
USA

Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research Cambridge MA United States

Steven A. Carr
USA

Institute of MIT and Harvard, Boston, MA,
USA

Vladimir Torchilin
USA

Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA

Kenneth C. Anderson
USA

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215,
USA

Stephen J. Elledge
USA

Department of Genetics Harvard Medical School MA
United States

D.K. Lahiri
USA

Department of Psychiatry and of Medical & Molecular Genetics, IADC, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

M. Amin Arnaout

Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston, United States

M. Iqbal Choudhary

H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi, Karachi-75270,
Pakistan

TRACK CHAIRS

Medical Biotechnology (Track)

Thomas Scheibel
Germany

Lehrstuhl Biomaterialialien, Universität Bayreuth, Universitätsstr. 30/95440 Bayreuth, Germany

Ipsita Roy
United Kingdom

Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Westminster W1W 6UW, UK

Plant and Environment (Track)

M. Ohme-Takagi
Japan

Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Saitama University, Saitama 388-8570, Japan

Hong-Qing Ling
China

The State Key Laboratory of Plant Cell and Chromosome Engineering, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No. 1 West Beichen Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China