Plenary Speakers

Kari K. Alitalo, MD, PhD, University of Helsinki, Finland

Patrick Aubourg, MD, Saint-Vincent de Paul Hospital, France

Nissim Benvenisty, MD, PhD, Hebrew University, Israel

Hans Clevers, MD, PhD, Professor of Molecular Genetics, Hubrecht Institute, Netherlands

Kevin A. D'Amour, PhD, ViaCyte Inc., United States

Amanda Fisher, PhD, FRS, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Jonas Frisen, MD PhD, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Fred Gage, PhD, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA

Steven A. Goldman, MD, PhD, University of Rochester Medical Center, United States

Konrad Hochedlinger, PhD, Harvard Medical School, United States

Stephen Huhn, MD, StemCells, Inc., United States

John Ioannidis, MD,DSC Stanford University School of Medicine, United States

Carl H. June, MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, United States

Carla Kim, PhD, Boston Children's Hospital, United States

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

Robert Langer, ScD., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Katarina Le Blanc, MD PhD, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

Jeannie T. Lee, MD, PhD, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Douglas Melton, PhD, Harvard University, United States

Hiromitsu Nakauchi, MD, PhD,University of Tokyo, Japan

Duanqing Pei, PhD, Guangzhou Institute of Biomedicine & Health Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Allan Robins, PhD,, ViaCyte, Inc., United States

Erika Sasaki, PhD, Central Institute for Experimental Animals, Japan

Austin G. Smith, FRS, FRSE,  Wellcome Trust - Medical Research Council Cambridge Stem Cell Institute, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

Deepak Srivastava, MD,  Gladstone Institutes, United States

Marcus Storch, Tobias Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden

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

Elly Tanaka, PhD, DFG Research Center for Regenerative Therapies, Technische Universitaet Dresden, Germany

Paul J. Tesar, PhD, Case Western Reserve University, United States

Amy Wagers, PhD, Joslin Diabetes Center, United States

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

Juan Carlos Zúñiga-Pflücker, PhD, University of Toronto, Canada

Concurrent Speakers

Karen Adelman, PhD, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, United States

Robin Ali, PhD, FMedSci, University College London, United Kingdom

Christopher S. Chen, MD PhD, Wyss Institute, Harvard University and Boston University, United States

Chad Cowan, PhD, Harvard University, United States

Kevin C. Eggan, PhD, Harvard University, United States

Magdalena Götz, PhD, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany

Thomas Graf, PhD, Center for Genomic Regulation, Spain

Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis, PhD, Sloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer Research, United States

Bing Lim, MD, PhD, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore

Haifan Lin, PhD, Yale University School of Medicine, United States

 

Cristina Lo Celso, PhD, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Hanna K A Mikkola, MD, PhD, University of California, Los Angeles, United States

Hideyuki Okano, MD, PhD, Keio University, School of Medicine, Japan

Shahin Rafii, MD, Cornell Medical College, United States

Henrik Semb, PhD, Danish Stem Cell Center, Denmark

Fuchou Tang, PhD, Peking University, China

David Traver, PhD, University of California, San Diego, United States

Joanna Wysocka, PhD, Stanford University, United States

Yasuhiro Yamada, MD, PhD, CiRA, Kyoto University, Japan

Thomas P. Zwaka, M.D. Ph.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, United States