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    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

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Antibodies as Drugs: From B Cell Biology to New Treatments (B1)

Scientific Organizers: Paul Carter, Janine Schuurman and Karl Dane Wittrup


February 2—6, 2020

Eldorado Hotel & Spa, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA


Sponsored by BioLegend, Inc., Compass Therapeutics, Incyte Corporation, MacroGenics, Inc. and Surface Oncology


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DEADLINES:
*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time
Scholarship Deadline: Oct 17, 2019 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Oct 17, 2019 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Nov 5, 2019 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Dec 5, 2019 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2020-B1 "Antibodies as Drugs: From B Cell Biology to New Treatments" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On October 17, 2019 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After October 17, 2019 until November 5, 2019 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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October 17, 2019 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 5, 2019 845.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After December 5, 2019 1045.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On December 5, 2019 620.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After December 5, 2019 820.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: October 17, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is November 5, 2019)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: October 17, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: November 5, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is October 17, 2019)

Discounted Registration Deadline: December 5, 2019

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1045.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

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We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, February 2 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, February 6 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, February 7 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 2

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Cava Santa Fe
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Cava Santa Fe

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Eldorado B
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Glenn Dranoff, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, USA
Future Prospects for Cancer Immunotherapy

09:00—11:15
Immunoglobulin Repertoires: From Basic Biology to Therapeutic Applications
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Pierre Bruhns, Institut Pasteur, France
Deep-Mining of Antibody Repertoires for Diagnostics and Therapeutic Antibody Discovery

Coffee Break

Ning Jenny Jiang, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Systems Immunology based Immune Engineering

Sai T. Reddy, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Antibody Discovery and Engineering by Deep Learning

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1

Eldorado A
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Biology of Antibody Generation by B Cells
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Facundo D. Batista, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, USA
B Cell Activation: From Molecular Events to Antibody Production

Daniel Christ, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, The University of New South Wales, Australia
Stability and Specificity Engineering of the Human Antibody Repertoire

Shane Crotty, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, USA
Probing the Human Naive B cell Repertoire, and Developing Immunization Strategies that Enhance Antibody and Germinal Center Responses via Modulation of Immunodominance

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado B
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Eldorado B

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Eldorado B
08:00—11:00
Advances in Antibodies for Immuno-Oncology
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Teemu T. Junttila, Genentech, Inc., USA
Optimization of Preclinical Safety and Efficacy of anti-HER2/CD3 TDB

Esther Breij, Genmab, Netherlands
Boosting Anti-Tumor Immunity using Bispecific Antibody Molecules

Coffee Break

Nicolas Fischer, Novimmune SA, Switzerland
Harnessing Macrophage Activity via Targeted Inhibition of the CD47-SIPRa Axis

Margaret Karow, Akriveia Therapeutics, USA
Design of IO Biologics with Improved Efficacy and Safety

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
Pharmacology of Antibody Drugs
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Amrita Kamath, Genentech, Inc., USA
PK/PD Considerations for the Development of T-cell Dependent Bispecific Antibodies

Tim Paul Hickling, Pfizer, Inc., USA
Mechanistic, Multiscale Mathematical Model of Immunogenicity for Therapeutic Proteins

Dhaval K. Shah, University at Buffalo, USA
Tissue Distribution of Antibodies: Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics Perspective

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado B
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Eldorado B

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Eldorado B
08:00—11:00
Antibody Effector Functions
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Piet Gros, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Molecular Mechanisms of Antibody-Mediated Complement Activation

Leo James, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, UK
TRIM 21: Intracellular Immunity to Endogenous Protein Degradation

Coffee Break

Falk Nimmerjahn, Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Germany
Tumor-Associated Macrophages and Antibody-Dependent Immunotherapy Response

Marjolein van Egmond, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands
Applications of IgA for Therapy

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Eldorado B
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Eldorado B
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—19:00
T Cell Targeting for Cancer Therapy
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Thorbald van Hall, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands
CD3-Engagement in the Tumor Microenvironment

Angela Coxon, Amgen Inc., USA
Targeting T Cells to Solid Tumors using BiTEs

Harpreet Singh, Immatics Biotechnologies, Germany
TCR-Based Cancer Immunotherapies to Novel pMHC Targets

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado B
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Eldorado B

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Eldorado B
08:00—11:00
Antibodies for the Treatment of Infectious Diseases
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Laura M. Walker, Adimab LLC, USA
Longitudinal Dynamics of the Human B Cell Response to the Yellow Fever 17D Vaccine

Sanjay Ram, University of Massachusetts, USA
HexaBody Technology for Treatment of Gonococcal Infections

Coffee Break

Robert A. Seder, NIAID, National Institutes of Health, USA
A Human Monoclonal Antibody Prevents Malaria Infection by Targeting a New Site of Vulnerability on the Parasite

Galit Alter, Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT, and Harvard, USA
A Systems Fc-Engineering Approach to Define Functional Humoral Correlates of Immunity

Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2

Eldorado A
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Concourse
17:00—18:45
Emerging Antibody Drugs for Neurodegenerative, Cardiovascular and Immunological Diseases
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
Tina Schwabe, Alector, USA
Immune Modulatory Antibody Drugs for Dementia

Tomoyuki Igawa, Chugai Pharmaceutical, Japan
Engineering Antibodies for Unmet Medical Needs

Jamie M. Orengo, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA
Novel Approaches to Treating Allergic Disorders with Monoclonal Antibodies

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 01/02/2020

Eldorado A
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Eldorado B
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Eldorado B

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7

 
Departure


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Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

BioLegend, Inc. Compass Therapeutics
Incyte Corporation MacroGenics, Inc.
Surface Oncology
 

We gratefully acknowledge additional support from these exhibitors at this conference:

10x Genomics
Please stop by to meet these exhibitors during the conference.


We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

AdipoGen Life Sciences

We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



Genentech, Inc.


Genmab A/S


Immatics Biotechnologies GmbH


We appreciate the organizations that provide Keystone Symposia with additional support, such as marketing and advertising:


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Special thanks to the following for their support of Keystone Symposia initiatives to increase participation at this meeting by scientists from underrepresented backgrounds:


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Phone:+1 970-262-1179