2017 Confirmed Speakers and Session Topics

Confirmed Plenary Speakers

Cédric Blanpain, MD, PhD, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

Constance L. Cepko, PhD, Harvard Medical School, United States

Ling-Ling Chen, PhD, Shanghai Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, SIBS, CAS, China

George Church, PhD, Harvard Medical School, United States

Hans C. Clevers, MD, PhD, Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands

George Q. Daley, MD, PhD, Boston Children's Hospital, United States

John Dick, PhD, University of Toronto, Canada

Connie J. Eaves, PhD, FRS(C), Terry Fox Laboratory, BC Cancer Agency, Canada

Elaine Fuchs, PhD, Rockefeller University, United States

Laurie H. Glimcher, MD, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, United States

Margaret A. Goodell, PhD, Baylor College of Medicine, United States

Valentina Greco, PhD, Yale Stem Cell Center, Yale Medical School, United States

Sanford Greenberg, Wilmer Eye Institute, United States

Edith Heard, PhD, FRS, Institut Curie, France

Rudolf Jaenisch, MD, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, United States

Leanne Jones, PhD, University of California-Los Angeles, United States

V. Narry Kim, PhD, Seoul National University, Korea, South

Jürgen A. Knoblich, PhD, IMBA-Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Austria

Olle Lindvall, MD, PhD, University of Lund, Sweden

Douglas A. Melton, PhD, Harvard University, United States

Sean J. Morrison, PhD, Children's Research Institute at UT Southwestern, United States

Emi Nishimura, MD, PhD, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Jayaraj Rajagopal, MD, MGH Center for Regenerative Medicine, United States

Thomas A. Rando, MD, PhD, Stanford University School of Medicine, United States

Peter W. Reddien, PhD, Whitehead Institute MIT, United States

Masayo Takahashi, MD, PhD, RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, Japan

Viviane Tabar, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, United States

Adrian Thrasher, MD, PhD, FMedSci, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, United Kingdom

Joanna Wysocka, PhD, Stanford University, United States

Shinya Yamanaka, MD, PhD, Center for IPS Cell Research & Application, Japan

Richard A. Young, PhD, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, United States

Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz, PhD, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

  • Confirmed Concurrent Speakers

  • Plenary Session Topics

  • Concurrent Session Topics

Venue Information

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center

415 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02210 USA
near the South Boston waterfront