Below you can find the schedule for the symposium.

21 September

9:00-9:15
Welcome and Opening Remarks

Emma R Andersson and Maria Genander (Organizers)


9:15-10:00
Technologies

Duanqing Pei (Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and   Health,Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Reprogramming beyond the YAMANAKA factors


10:00-10:45

Slobodan Beronja (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center)

Stem cell renewal and differentiation in oncogene-driven growth


10:45-11:00
COFFEE

11:00-11:45
Cell-Niche Communication

Leanne Jones (University of California, Los Angeles)

Age-related changes to stem cells and the stem cell niche


11:45-12:30

Kim Jensen (University of Copenhagen)

At the origin of intestinal epithelial stem cells


12:30-13:30
LUNCH

13:30-14:15
Creating niches

Anna Herland (Harvard University)

Organs-on-Chips for tissue specific functions


14:15-15:00

Jan van Deursen (Mayo Clinic)

 How Aging and Disease Stem from Senescence


15:00
Closing Remarks

Emma Andersson and Maria Genander