Program


Wednesday, December 3rd 2008

7:30 - 8:00 Registration and Breakfast

  • 8:00 - 8:15 H.E. Pierre Vimont (Ambassador of France to the USA) Welcome address
  • 8:15 - 8:30 Marc Vidal (CCSB, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA) Introductory Address

  • 8:30 - 9:00 Marc Vidal Interactome networks
  • 9:00 - 9:30 Albert Goldbeter (Université libre de Bruxelles, BELGIUM) Modeling the circadian clock: From molecular mechanism to physiological disorders
  • 9:30 - 10:00 François Fages (INRIA, FRANCE) A logical paradigm for systems biology applied to modeling tool design
  • 10:00 - 10:30 Coffee Break

  • 10:30 - 11:00 James Collins (Boston University, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, USA) Engineering Gene Networks: Integrating
    Synthetic Biology & Systems Biology
  • 11:00 - 11:30 Suzanne Gaudet (Harvard Medical School, USA) Cell-to-cell variability and the control of ligand-induced cell death
  • 11:30 - 12:00 Galit Lahav DYNAMICS OF THE P53 SIGNALING PATHWAY
  • 12:00 - 12:30 Laszlo Barabasi (University of Notre-Dame & Harvard Medical School, USA) Network Medicine: From the Human Diseasome to Comorbodity Patterns
  • 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

  • 13:30 - 13:45 Laurent Bochereau (Delegation of the European Commission in Washington, USA)
  • 13:45 - 14:15 Miroslav Radman (INSERM Necker and Académie des Sciences, FRANCE)
  • 14:15 - 14:45 Hans Westerhoff (Free University Amsterdam,THE NETHERLANDS) Synthetic Biology: the Engineering of Self-sustaining systems
  • 14:45 - 15:15 Hidde de Jong (INRIA, FRANCE) Validation of qualitative models of genetic regulatory networks by model checking: analysis of the nutritional stress response in Escherichia coli
  • 15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break

  • 15:45 - 16:15 John Tyson (Virginia Tech, USA) From Molecular Networks to Cell Physiology
  • 16:15 - 17:15 Closing panel on synthetic biology with:

  • Alfonso Jaramillo (CNRS Ecole Polytechnique & Genopole Evry, FRANCE) Automatic design in Synthetic Biology
  • Franck Molina (CNRS Sysdiag Montpellier, FRANCE)
  • Kristala L. Jones Prather (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA) Rational design of microbial chemical factories
  • 17:15 - 18:15 Cocktail