Seminars

Below you can find a list of all upcoming seminars at our research center. These include both internal and external speakers. An overview of other events, including outreach and social activities, can be found here.

All upcoming seminars

  • Tue
    26
    Sep
    2017

    Elisabeth Verboven & Rosa Martin Pérez

    1:00 pmAuditorium ON4

    Role of Hippo signaling in liver regeneration
    by Elisabeth Verboven, Georg Halder lab

    Exploring the role of TRAIL pathway in the tumor stroma: implications for cancer metastasis
    By Rosa Martin Pérez, Max Mazzone lab

  • Thu
    28
    Sep
    2017

    Jeff Lichtman

    2:30 pmAuditorium O&N4

    Prof of Molecular & Cellular Biology and the Ramón y Cajal Prof of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Harvard University, USA

    Connectomics

    VIB & KU Leuven Distinguished Lecture Series

    Host: Natalia Gunko (CBD) & Aya Takeoka (NERF)

  • Tue
    03
    Oct
    2017

    Nuno Apóstolo & Evgenia Salta

    1:00 pmAuditorium ON4

    Dissecting the molecular composition of a specific hippocampal synapse type
    by Nuno Apóstolo, Joris de Wit lab

    miR-132: Using neurogenesis to fight neurodegeneration in Alzheimer's disease
    by Evgenia Salta, Bart De Strooper lab

  • Wed
    04
    Oct
    2017

    Matteo Iannacone

    4:00 pmAuditorium ON4

    Head of Research Unit San Raffaele Scientific Institute Milano, Italy

    In vivo imaging of antiviral immune responses

  • Thu
    05
    Oct
    2017

    Kristian Pietras

    4:00 pmAuditorium O&N4

    Prof of Molecular  Medicine,  Lund  University   Strategic  Director  of  Cancer  Research,  BioCARE Chair,  Young  Academy  of  Sweden

    Microenvironmental control of the malignant phenotype in breast cancer

    VIB & KU Leuven Distinguished Lecture Series

    Host: Gerhardt Holger (CCB)

  • Thu
    19
    Oct
    2017

    Lunch & learn by DSI

    11:30 amRoom BMW4-Building O&N2 / Lunch in the Hall

    Data Scientific International (DSI) is the world leading company on implantable telemetry. Following the Lunch, take a closer look into several telemetry models to measure, ECG, EEG, Blood Pressure, Glucose Level, Respiratory, among others.

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  • Thu
    09
    Nov
    2017

    Jose Tomas Bras & Rita Louro Guerreiro

    4:00 pmAuditorium O&N4

    UK Dementia Research Institute and Institute of Neurology, UCL, UK

    Title to be announced

    VIB & KU Leuven Distinguished Lecture Series

     

  • Thu
    23
    Nov
    2017

    Aya Takeoka

    4:00 pmAuditorium O&N4

    NERF/VIB

    Title to be announced

    VIB & KU Leuven Distinguished Lecture Series

  • Fri
    24
    Nov
    2017

    2017 Belgian Immonological Society meeting

    Gasthuisberg, Leuven

    The 2017 Belgian Immunology Society Annual Scientific Meeting is chaired by Adrian Liston and focuses on immune regulation.

    Four parallel sessions in the morning:

    • Anne Dejean (France) on fundamental immunology
    • Gabriele Bergers (Belgium) on tumor immunology
    • Denise Fitzgerald (UK) on neuroimmunology
    • Anne Puel (France) on clinical immunology

    Plenary talk: Gita Stockinger, Crick Institute, UK

  • Thu
    07
    Dec
    2017

    Susan Dymecki

    4:00 pmAuditorium O&N4

    Harvard Medical School, USA

    Title to be announced

    VIB & KU Leuven Distinguished Lecture Series

    Host: Dietmar Schmucker

Previous speakers

  • Frederic A. Meunier, Queensland Brain Institute, Australia
  • Kirill Martemyanov, Scripps Research Institute, Florida, USA
  • Anthony Mathelier, University of Oslo, Norway
  • Jonathan Kipnis, University of Virginia, USA
  • Erik M. Jorgensen, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
  • Pierre Vanderhaeghen, Institute of Interdisciplinary Research, ULB, Belgium
  • Mario Pende, INSERM, Paris, France
  • Nils Brose, Max Planck Institute of Experimental Medicine, Göttingen, Germany
  • Lukas Sommer, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • Robert Baloh, Cedars-Sinai Regeneration Medicine Institute, LA, USA
  • Mark Kearney, University of Leeds, UK
  • Thomas Biederer, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, USA
  • Edward Pearce, Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • Tom Luedde, University Hospital RWTH Aachen, Germany
  • Juan Larrain, P. Universidad Católica de Chile
  • Jeroen Pasterkamp, Brain Center Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • David H Rowitch, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Simon Hippenmeyer, Institute of science and technology (IST), Austria
  • Nick C Fox, UCL, UK
  • Natalie Ryan, UCL, UK
  • Bogdan Munteanu, Mannheim University, Germany 
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