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Program

Thursday, May 1, 2014

8:00 a.m.
Registration and Breakfast
9:00 a.m.
Welcoming Remarks, Jim Woodgett
9:15 a.m.
Catherine Pawson – A Daughter’s Perspective
  SESSION 1
  Chair: Jeffrey Wrana Sponsored by ThermoFisher Scientific
9:30 a.m.
Lewis Cantley, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
PI3 - kinase and cancer
10:15 a.m.
Dario Alessi, University of Dundee, Scotland
Disruptions on the highways of cell communication
11:00 a.m.
Coffee break
11:30 a.m.
Johannes Bos, UMC Utrecht, Netherlands
Protein domains critical for spatial and temporal control of Rap 1-mediated signaling
12:15 p.m.
Alan Hall, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Signaling and polarity
1:00 p.m.
Lunch
  SESSION 2
  Chair: Frank Sicheri Sponsored by ThermoFisher Scientific
2:00 p.m.
Wendell Lim, University of California, San Francisco, CA
The modular logic of cell signaling: learning to rewire cellular behaviour
2:45 p.m.
Ruedi Aebersold, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich, Switzerland
Omics meets cell biology
3:30 p.m.
Coffee Break
4:00 p.m.
John Scott, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Guiding signals through anchored enzyme complexes
4:45 p.m.
Susan Taylor, University of California, San Diego, CA
New kinase concepts
5:30 p.m.
Reception Sponsored by ABSCIEX
7:00 p.m.
Dinner at Massey College (invitation only), University of Toronto Sponsored by Regeneron
Dinner Speaker: Tim Hunt, London Research Institute, London, UK
Switches and latches and timingin mitosis

 

Friday, May 2, 2014

8:00 a.m.
Breakfast
9:00 a.m.
Opening Remarks, Jim Woodgett
9:15 a.m.
Alan Bernstein – Reflections on a 40 Year Friendship
  SESSION 3
  Chair: Anne Claude Gingras Sponsored by Ontario Genomics Institute
9:30 a.m.
Roger Davis, Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA
Metabolic stress signaling by JNK
10:15 a.m.
Melanie Cobb, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
Regulation of ERK1/2 in pancreatic beta cells and lung cancers
11:00 a.m.
Coffee break
11:30 a.m.
Marc Vidal, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
Interactome networks and human disease
12:15 p.m.
Bill Sellers, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Cambridge, MA
The therapeutic targeting of signaling pathways in cancer
1:00 p.m.
Lunch
  SESSION 4
  Chair: Daniel Durocher Sponsored by Samya Moranis Chris Fund
2:00 p.m.
Philip Cohen, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Role of hybrid ubiquitin chains in activating the canonical IKK complex
2:45 p.m.
Gerry Weinmaster, University of California, Los Angeles, CA Characterization of DII1 endocytic force and its role in activation of Notch signaling
3:30 p.m.
Tony Hunter, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, San Diego, CA
A tale of two Tonys: forty years of scientific crosstalk
4:15 p.m.
Closing Remarks