Speakers 2018


For Horizons 2018, we have received confirmations from 22 distinguished scientists from around the world. Find out more about each of them below. Click on speaker's name for more details.

Bioinformatics

Florian Jug

Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany

Neville Sanjana

New York University, New York City, USA

Juliane Liepe

Max Planck institute for Biophysical Chemistry,  Göttingen


Biotechnology

Clive Brown

Oxford Nanopore Technologies, UK

Katherine Pappas

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece


Cell Biology

Daniel Gerlich

Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, Austria

Ulrike Kutay

Institute of Biochemistry, ETH, Zurich, Switzerland


Developmental Biology

Roeland Nusse

Stanford University, California, USA

Peter Lenart

MPI-bpc, Gottingen, Germany


Immunology

Leo James

MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

Polly Matzinger

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Maryland, USA


Neuroscience

Bianxiao Cui

Stanford University, California, USA

Mara Dierssen

Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain

Michael Sheehan

Cornell University, New York, USA


Spectroscopy

Anne-Claude Gavin

European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany

 

Danielle Laurencin

Institute Charles Gerhardt Montpellier, Montpellier, France


Structural Biology

Osamu Nureki

University of Tokyo, Japan

Anna Marie Pyle

Yale University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New Haven, USA

Sjors Scheres

Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, England


Elizabeth Villa

The University of California, San Diego, USA


Synthetic Biology

Yamuna Krishnan

University of Chicago, USA

Floyd Romesberg

Scripps Research Institute, San Diego, California, USA