6th International Synthetic & Systems Biology Summer School   |   Scuola Normale Superiore - Pisa - Tuscany - Italy   |  July 22-26, 2019

Full Programme


Arrival: July 21, 2019

Day 1
22 July 2019
Day 2
23 July 2019
Day 3
24 July 2019
Day 4
25 July 2019
Day 5
26 July 2019
9:00 - 9:50

Lecture 1: High-throughput genetics for discovering and designing complex phenotypes

9:50 - 10:40

Lecture 1: Signal metabolites for infection and starvation

10:40 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

Lecture 1: Modelling Collective Cell Behaviour: Cranial Neural Crest Migration

12:00 - 12:50

Lecture 2: Creation of engineered and synthetic microbial assemblages for understanding and application

12:50 - 14:30

Lunch on your own

14:30 - 15:20

Lecture 2: Using yeast to model human diseases: parasites to paralysis

15:20 - 16:10

Lecture 2: Modelling Collective Cell Behaviour: Angiogenesis

16:10 - 16:40

Coffee Break

16:40 - 17:30

Lecture 1

17:30 - 18:20

Lecture 2

18:20 - 19:40

Poster Session

9:00 - 9:50

Lecture 1: Synthetic Biology: from Parts to Complex Systems

9:50 - 10:40

Lecture 1: DNA-origami barrels

10:40 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

Lecture 2: HiFi molecular transmission via crisscross cooperativity

12:00 - 12:50

Lecture 1: Designing with nanoscale building blocks: engineering self-assembling protein superstructures for applications in vaccines, drug delivery and biochemical production

12:50 - 14:30

Lunch on your own

14:30 - 15:20

Lecture 1: Methodologies for the assembly and interrogation of gene regulatory networks

15:20 - 16:10

Lecture 2: Robust protein production and secretion in bacteria using the type III secretion system

16:10 - 16:40

Coffee Break

9:00 - 9:50

Lecture 2: Elucidating and Targeting Mechanisms of Single Cell State Maintenance

9:50 - 10:40

Lecture 2: Mammalian Synthetic Biology: Therapeutic Perspectives

10:40 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

Lecture 1: Systems Analysis and Design under Uncertainty: Incomplete Knowledge

12:00 - 12:50

Lecture 1: Engineering microbial metabolism for a bio-based economy

12:50 - 14:30

Lunch on your own

14:30 - 21:00

Free

9:00 - 9:50

Lecture 2: Systems Analysis and Design under Uncertainty: Cell-to-Cell Variability

9:50 - 10:40

Lecture 1: Genetic circuits for in vivo biosensors: Part 1 Basic design architectures

10:40 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

Lecture 2: Synthetic microbial communities for biotechnology and biomedicine

12:00 - 12:50

Lecture 2: Genetic circuits for in vivo biosensors: Part 2 Modulating key performance characteristics

12:50 - 14:30

Lunch on your own

14:30 - 21:00

Free

9:00 - 9:50

Lecture: Reconstructing Tissue Architecture one cell at a time

9:50 - 10:40

Lecture 1: Context-dependence in synthetic genetic circuits

10:40 - 11:10

Coffee Break

11:10 - 12:00

Lecture 1: Expanding the Synthetic Capabilities of Yeast

12:00 - 12:50

Lecture 2: TMP-Tag: A Chemical Surrogate to the Fluorescent Proteins for Live Cell Imaging

12:50 - 14:30

Lunch on your own

14:30 - 15:20

Lecture 2: Mitigation of context-dependence by feedback control

20:00 - 22:30

Dinner in Pisa

Departure: July 27, 2019

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