The current plan is to organize a physical meeting at Amsterdam UMC (with the option of interactive online live streaming if we reach +65 participants).

Preliminary program


8:15 – 8:45 – Registration and walk-in

8:45 – 10:15 | Session 1

Welcome by Jan Van den Bossche | Amsterdam UMC

Niels Riksen | Radboudumc, Nijmegen
Immunometabolism in cardiovascular disease

Marianne Boes | UMC Utrecht
Immunometabolic control of invariant NKT cells

Ivan Ramirez Moral | Tom van der Poll lab, Amsterdam UMC
mTOR driven glycolysis governs induction of innate immune responses by bronchial epithelial cells exposed to the bacterial component flagellin

More speakers to be confirmed

10:15 – 11:00 – Coffee break and posters

11:00 – 12:30 | Session 2

Geert Wiegertjes | Wageningen University & Research       
Revealing a striking conservation of macrophage polarization in fish

Paul Coffer | UMC Utrecht       
A metabolism-epigenome axis controls early events in CD4+ T cell activation

Begoña Porteiro | Stan van de Graaf lab, Amsterdam UMC        
Inhibition of hepatic bile acid uptake lowers obesity-related steatosis, stimulates biliary cholesterol excretion and dampens inflammation and plasma (LDL) cholesterol

Bart Eggen | University Medical Center Groningen
Single-cell sequencing of microglia in metabolic disease

More speakers to be confirmed

12:30 – 14:00 – Lunch and posters 

14:00 – 17:00 | Afternoon program

Depending on the possibilities: Online seminars by international experts in the field, interactive small sessions including workshops, masterclasses, and discussion groups.