27th PORTO CANCER MEETING
Stemness & Metastasis: Advances in Research and Clinical Translation
7-8 MAY 2020

07 MAY 20

09.00-09.15 Welcome Session
Manuel Sobrinho-Simões, Ipatimup/ i3S & Claudio Sunkel, i3S

Session 1: Cancer Cell Heterogeneity & Plasticity

Chairs: José Carlos Machado, i3S & Ricardo Leão, FMUC

09.15-09.45 Toni Celià-Terrassa
Institut Hospital del Mar d’Investigacions Mèdiques (IMIM), Barcelona, Spain

09.45-10.15 Ievgenia Pastushenko
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), Bruxelles, Belgium

10.15-10.45 Coffee-break

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

10.45-11.30 Uri Tabori
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

11.30-11.45 SELECTED TALK from abstracts

Special Session: Cancel_Stem Symposium

Chairs: Joana Paredes, i3S & Raquel Seruca, i3S

11.45-12.05 Florence Janody
Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC), Oeiras / i3S, Porto

12.05-12.25 Raquel Almeida
i3S, Porto, Portugal

12.25-12.45 João Nuno Moreira
Center for Neurosciences and Cell Biology (CNBC), Coimbra, Portugal

12.45-13.45 Lunch

13.30-15.00 Speed Talks | Auditorium Mariano Gago

Chairs: Bruno Costa, ICVS & Bárbara Sousa, i3S

Session 2: Stemness & Tumor Microenvironment

Chairs: Maria Oliveira, i3S & Carmen Jerónimo, IPO-Porto

15.15-15.45 Manuel Valiente
Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas (CNIO), Madrid, Spain

15.45-16.15 Janine Erler
Biotech Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC), Copenhagen, Denmark

16.15-16.45 Coffee-break

16.45-17.15 Chris Madsen
Cancer and Matrix Remodeling – Lund University, Lund, Sweden

17.15-17.30 SELECTED TALK from abstracts

20.00 Meeting Dinner

08 MAY 2020

Session 3: Invasion, Dissemination & Metastasis

Chairs: Ana Sofia Ribeiro, i3S & Cláudia Faria, IMM

09.00-09.30 Cécile Gauthier-Rouvière
Centre de Recherche de Biochimie Macromoléculaire (CRBM), Montpellier, France

09.30-10.00 Tobias Pukrop
University Hospital Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany

10.00-10.30 Coffee Break

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

10.30-11.15 Valerie Weaver
Centre for Bioengineering & Tissue Regeneration – UCSF San Francisco, USA

11.15-11.30 SELECTED TALK from abstracts

11.30-13.00 Speed Talks | Auditorium Mariano Gago

Chairs: João Vinagre, i3S & Joana Figueiredo, i3S

13.00-14.30 Lunch and Poster viewing

Session 4: Cancer Stemness – Clinical Translation

Chairs: Raquel Almeida, i3S & Júlio Oliveira, IPO-Porto

14.30-15.00 Christophe Ginestier
Cancer Research Center of Marseille (CRCM), Marseille, France

15.00-15.30 Anna Dubrovska
National Center for Radiation Research in Oncology (OncoRay), Dresden, Germany

15.30-16.00 Coffee-break

16.00-16.30 To be confirmed

16.30-16.45 SELECTED TALK from abstracts

16.45-17.00 Closing Session
Joana Paredes, i3S, Jorge Lima, i3S & André Albergaria, i3S

Adjourn