Program


SWEPROT 2021 is a Virtual Conference mixing scientific presentations i 2D Video Conference Format with Virtual Reality (VR) sessions for poster presentations, Q&A and games.

The conference starts Sunday June 20th late afternoon with a Visualisation Keynote Lecture, introducing registered participants to the VR environment of SWEPROT 2021, followed by socialising events in VR and the traditional PI meeting. Monday and Tuesday includes the main scientific program, five keynote lectures, short presentations by young scientists selected from submitted abstracts, poster sessions, sponsor exhibition, question and answer sessions as well as games and evening activities. Wednesday morning will provide opportunities for workshops as well as presentations from sponsors and infrastructures. The meeting will end at noon on Wed June 23rd. 

Preliminary Program

Please note that this is a preliminary program and will change

Week before conference

Half hour introductions to VR

Sunday June 20

14:00 – 17:00 Last minute introduction to VR/Design you avatar/Explore Sweprot 2021 VR

17:00 – 21:30 Session I: Opening
Chair: TBA
17:00 – 17:30 Welcome (2D)
17:30 – 18:30 Exploring Sweprot 2021 VR (3D)
18:30 – 19:00 Dr. Janet Iwasa (3D)
Title: Animating Molecular Machines
19:00 – 20:00 Questions and answers (Q&A) (3D)
20:00 – 21:00 PI meeting (2D)
20:00 – Mingle/Game (3D)

Monday June 21

09:00 – 10:00 Session II: TBA
Chair: TBA
09:00 – 09:30 Dr. David Jacques (2D)
Title: The HIV capsid pretends to be a karyopherin to enter the nucleus
09:30 – 09:45 Selected speaker 1 (2D)
09:45 – 10:00 Selected speaker 2 (2D)

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee

10:30 – 12:00 Q&A/Poster Session 1 (3D)

12:00 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 15:15 Session III: TBA
Chair: TBA
14:00 – 14:30 Dr. Anne-Claude Gingras 4 (3D)
Title: Charting the organization of a human cell with proximity-dependent biotinylation
14:30 – 14:45 Selected speaker 3 (2D)
14:45 – 15:00 Selected speaker 4 (2D)
15:00 – 15:15 Selected speaker 5 (2D)

15:15 – 15:45 Coffee

15:45 – 17:15 Q&A/Poster Session 2 (3D)

17:15 – 18:45 Dinner

18:45 – Mingle/Games (3D)

Tuesday June 22

09:00 – 11:00 Session IV: TBA
Chair: TBA
09:00 – 09:30 Prof. Pau Bernado (2D)
Title: Structural bases of the pathological threshold in Huntington’s disease. An integrative structural and chemical biology approach
09:30 – 09:45 Selected speaker 6 (2D)
09:45 – 10:00 Selected speaker 7 (2D)

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee

10:30 – 11:30 Session IV: TBA
Chair: TBA
10:30 – 11:00 Prof. Dr. Marcus Fändrich (2D)
Title: Structural basis of protein misfolding diseases

11:00– 13:00 Lunch

13:00 – 14:30 Q&A/Poster Session 3 (3D)

14:30 – 15:00 Coffee

15:00 – 17:45 Session V: TBA
Chair: TBA
15:00 – 15:30 Prof. Angela M Gronenborn (2D)
Title: The awesome power of Fluorine NMR
16:00 – 16:15 Selected speaker 8 (2D)
16: 15 – 16:30 Selected speaker 9 (2D)
16: 30 – 16:45 Selected speaker 10 (2D)

16:45 – 17:30 Q&A (3D)

Wednesday June 23

09:00 – 11:30 Session VI: Infrastructures
Chair: TBA
11:30 – 12:00 Award ceremony and concluding remarks (3D)