68. Mosbacher Kolloquium

“Cell Organelles - Origin, Dynamics, Communication”

March 30 - April 1, 2017

Preliminary Schedule

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Wednesday, March 29
16:00 - 19:00 Insights into funding opportunities for young investigators in Germany
(organized by the GBM working group "Young Investigators")
17:00 - 19:45 Arrival and registration
18:00 - 19:30 Introductory lecture ("Primer") on current topics in Cell organelles
Blanche Schwappach
Chris Meisinger
Jan Riemer
20:00 - 22:00 Get-together and welcome reception by Johannes Buchner (President of the GBM/city hall)
Thursday, March 30
08:50 - 09:00 Opening remarks
09:00 - 12:00 Session 1: Evolution and origin of organelles
(Chair: Dario Leister)
09:00 - 09:30 André Schneider /Bern [CH]
Mitochondrial biogenesis in trypanosomes - Expect the unexpected
09:30 - 09:45 Short talk:
Silvia Ramundo /San Francisco [US]
Exploring MARS, a collection of Mutants Affecting chloroplast-to-nucleus Retrograde Signaling
09:45 - 10:15 Margarete Robinson /Cambridge [UK]
Clathrin adaptors, coat evolution, and endocytosis
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee break
10:45 - 11:15 Mark Field /Dundee [UK]
Evolution of the nucleus: Lamina and the nuclear pore complex in trypanosomes
11:15 - 11:45 Andreas Weber /Düsseldorf [DE]
The MAT hypothesis of plastid origin through endosymbiosis
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
12:00 - 13:15 Meet the Prof
13:00 - 14:30 Poster session I (even numbers)
14:30 - 17:30 Session 2: Functional networks organelles
(Chair: Peter Rehling)
14:30 - 15:00 Ed Hurt / Heidelberg [DE]
The coupling between ribosome biogenesis and nucleo-cytoplasmic transport
15:00 - 15:30 Florian Heyd /Berlin [DE]
Alternative splicing dynamically controls ER export
15:30 - 16:00 Sven Thoms /Göttingen [DE]
From Peroxisomes to Translational Readthrough (with a return ticket)
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 17:00 Junior GBM Session:
Robert Ernst /Frankfurt [DE]
The activation of the unfolded protein response by lipid bilayer stress
17:00 - 17:30 Junior GBM Session:
Maximilian Ulbrich /Freiburg [DE]
Using single molecule imaging to study cellular signaling
17:30 - 18:55 GBM Genaral meeting
19:00 - 20:00 Feodor Lynen Lecture (Chair: Johannes Herrmann):
Jodi Nunnari /Davis [US]
The behavior of mitochondria
20:00 - 21:30 Lynen reception
20:00 - 21:30 Poster session 2 (all numbers)
22:00 - 24:00 Party & Dance (organized by the Junior GBM)
Friday, March 31
09:00 - 12:00 Session 3:
Organellar Signaling
(Chair: Benedikt Westermann)
09:00 - 09:30 Michael Schroda / Kaiserslautern [DE]
Stress responses in chloroplasts
09:30 - 10:00 Barbara Conradt /Munich [DE]
Systematic identification of inducers of the mitochondrial unfolded protein response (UPRmt) in C. elegans
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 11:00 Cole Haynes / New York [USA]
Propagation of toxic mtDNAs by the UPRmt
11:00 - 11:30 Tatjana Kleine /Munich [DE]
Organellar gene expression and retrograde signaling
11:30 - 11:45 Bayer Healthcare PhD Prize (Chair: Franz Schmid):
Evgenij Fiškin /Frankfurt [DE]
Regulation of host-pathogen interactions by the ubiquitin system
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch break
12:00 - 13:15 Meet the prof
13:00 - 14:30 Poster session III (uneven numbers)
14:30 - 17:30 Session 4:
Organellar contacts and dynamics
(Chair: Anne Spang)
14:30 - 15:00 Benoit Kornmann /Zurich [CH]
Mechano-induced mitochondrial fission
15:00 - 15:15 Short talk:
Andreas Reichert /Düsseldorf [DE]
Mitophagy is dynamically regulated by an interplay of ubiquitylation and deubiquitylation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
15:15 - 15:45 Gia Voeltz /Boulder [USA]
Unraveling the mechanism of ER-associated organelle fission
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee break
16:15 - 16:45 Maya Schuldiner /Rehovot [IL]
Transversing boundaries - contact sites between organelles
16:45 - 17:15 Ulrike Kutay /Zurich [Switzerland]
Taking apart the nuclear envelope during open mitosis
17:30 - 18:30 Eduard Buchner Prize (Chair: Blanche Schwappach):
Manu Hegde /Cambridge [UK]
Membrane protein biogenesis: from extracts to mechanism
19:00 - 20:30 Jahrestreffen der Junior-GBM
Saturday, April 1

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