Daily Program

Sun, Aug 27, 2023

14:00-16:00 Special Open Session on Glycobiology of Virus
14:00 Keynote 1: Chi-Huey Wong, Scripps Research Institute, USA and Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Targeting human viruses with broadly protective low-sugar vaccines
14:30 Keynote 2: James Paulson, Scripps Research Institute, USA
Adaptation of influenza virus to human airway receptors
15:00 Keynote 3: Cristina de Castro, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Giant viruses and their unusual glycans
15:30 Keynote 4: Danny Hsu, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Quantitative descriptions of structure-function relationships of glycoSHIELD of coronavirus spike proteins

16:20-16:40 Opening Ceremony                                                              
16:40-17:20 IGO Hakomori Award : Tadashi Suzuki, RIKEN, Japan
NGLY1: the beauty of curiosity-driven science
17:30-18:10 IGO Young Glycoscientist Award: Ana Sofia Luís, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Mucin O-glycans degradation by gut Bacteroides requires multiple key enzymes
18:20-20:00 Welcoming Reception