|2:00 pm - 5:00 pm||Arrival and Check-in|
|3:30 pm - 3:45 pm||Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome by the GRS Conference Chair|
|3:45 pm - 4:30 pm||Keynote Session: Transgenerational Epigenetics|
|Discussion Leaders: Ortrun Mittelsten Scheid (Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology, Austria) and David Garcia (Stanford University School of Medicine, USA)|
|3:45 pm - 4:15 pm||Oliver Rando (University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA)|
"Daddy Issues: Paternal Effects as a High-Yield Probe for Intergenerational Epigenetics"
|4:15 pm - 4:30 pm||Discussion|
|4:30 pm - 6:00 pm||Poster Session|
|7:30 pm - 9:30 pm||Mitotic and Meiotic Examples of Epigenetic Inheritance|
|Exploring a range of phenotypes that are due to transmitting or inhibiting the transmission of epigenetic information within one organism's cells or across generations.|
|Discussion Leaders: Matthew Lorincz (University of British Columbia, Canada) and Tina Lucas (Institute of Cardiovascular Regeneration, Germany)|
|7:30 pm - 7:50 pm||Colette Picard (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)|
"Stable Transgenerational Inheritance of DNA Methylation Patterns in Arabidopsis thaliana"
|7:50 pm - 8:00 pm||Discussion|
|8:00 pm - 8:20 pm||Michael Christopher (Emory University, USA)|
"LSD1 Inhibition Links Protein Aggregates to Neuronal Cell Death in Alzheimer's and Frontotemporal Dementia"
|8:20 pm - 8:30 pm||Discussion|
|8:30 pm - 8:50 pm||Martin Schmidt (VIB - Department of Plant Systems Biology - UGent, Belgium)|
"Epigenetic Basis of Improved Energy Use Efficiency and High Yield in Artificially Selected Rice Epilines and Transgenerational Inheritance"
|8:50 pm - 9:00 pm||Discussion|
|9:00 pm - 9:20 pm||Francesca Telese (University of California, San Diego, USA)|
"Reelin-LRP8 Pathway Activates an Enhancer Code for Learning and Memory"
|9:20 pm - 9:30 pm||Discussion|
|7:30 am - 8:30 am||Breakfast|
|9:00 am - 11:00 am||Mechanisms Mediating Epigenetic Inheritance|
|Understanding the chromatin architecture that allows the transmission of epigenetic information.|
|Discussion Leaders: Roger Deal (Emory University, USA) and Amir Moarefi (NYU Medical Center / Skirball Institute, USA)|
|9:00 am - 9:20 am||Adriana Gonzalez-Sandoval (Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research, Switzerland)|
"The Effects of Heterochromatin Detachment from the Nuclear Periphery in C. elegans Embryos"
|9:20 am - 9:30 am||Discussion|
|9:30 am - 9:50 am||Tao Wu (Yale Stem Cell Center, USA)|
"Histone Variant H2A.X Deposition Pattern Serves as a Functional Epigenetic Mark for Pluripotency"
|9:50 am - 10:00 am||Discussion|
|10:00 am - 10:20 am||Li Wang (University of Georgia, USA)|
"Dynamic Histone Replacement and Pol II Redistribution During Heat Induced Transcriptional Activation in Arabidopsis thaliana"
|10:20 am - 10:30 am||Discussion|
|10:30 am - 10:50 am||Danling Zhu (John Innes Centre, United Kingdom)|
"VRN1, a Bookmark Sitting at the 5' End of FLC"
|10:50 am - 11:00 am||Discussion|
|11:00 am - 12:30 pm||Poster Session|
|Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am|
|1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||Mentorship Component: Career Panel|
|Discussion Leaders: Viviane Labrie (Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada) and Jeroen Noordhoek (VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands)|
|1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||Panel Discussion|
|"Career Positions in the Field of Epigenetics"|
- Adam Berger (The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, USA)
- Anne Ferguson-Smith (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
- Chris Gunter (Marcus Autism Center, USA)
- Sriharsa Pradhan (New England Biolabs, Inc, USA)
|2:30 pm - 3:00 pm||Evaluation Period|
|Fill in GRS Evaluation Forms|
|3:00 pm||Seminar Concludes|