Programme overview

Each day of the conference will start with two morning plenary talks. There will then be 8-9 parallel symposium sessions, one in the morning and two in the afternoon (except on Wednesday and Friday). Symposium sessions will start with one invited talk of 30 minutes, followed by three or four contributed talks of 20 minutes.

In addition, on Monday and Tuesday, wine-and-cheese evening poster sessions will be organized around the parallel symposia.

All plenary, parallel and poster sessions will take place in the Palais des Congrès

The conference dinner will take place on Thursday evening at the  Château de Marsannay winery.

A overview of the programme can be found below, however please note that timings are subject to change.

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Sunday October 9th, 2016  
Wednesday October 12th, 2016
08:30 10:20 Parallel session 7
10:20 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 12:40 Plenary lectures 5 and 6
12:40 14:00 Lunch
14:00 19:00 Excursions to Beaune or Dijon
     
Thursday October 13th, 2016
08:30 10:20 Plenary lectures 7 and 8
10:20 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 12:20 Parallel session 8
12:20 13:50 Lunch
13:50 15:40 Parallel session 9
15:40 16:10 Coffee break
16:10 18:00 Parallel session 10
19:00 23:00 Conference dinner at the Château de Marsannay
     
Friday October 14th, 2016
08:30 10:00 Parallel session 11
10:00 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 12:20 Plenary lectures 9 and 10
12:20 13:30 Lunch
13:30   End of conference
16:00 20:00 Registration  
18:00 20:00 Welcome reception  
       
Monday October 10th, 2016  
08:00 08:30 Registration  
08:30 10:20 Opening
Plenary Lectures 1 and 2
 
10:20 10:50 Coffee break  
10:50 12:20 Parallel session 1  
12:20 13:50 Lunch  
13:50 15:40 Parallel session 2  
15:40 16:10 Coffee break  
16:10 17:40 Parallel session 3  
17:40 18:10 Flash poster presentation  
18:10 20:00 Exhibitor and poster session 1
Wine & cheese party
 
       
Tuesday October 11th, 2016  
08:30 10:20 Plenary lectures 3 and 4  
10:20 10:50 Coffee break  
10:50 12:20 Parallel session 4  
12:20 13:50 Lunch  
13:50 15:40 Parallel session 5  
15:40 16:10 Coffee break  
16:10 17:40 Parallel session 6  
17:40 18:10 Flash poster presentation  
18:10 20:00 Exhibitor and poster session 2
Wine & cheese party
 
       



 
 

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (oral):
    February 15th, 2016
  • Abstract acceptance notification:
    April 1st, 2016
  • Abstract submission deadline (poster):
    May 31st, 2016
  • Application deadline for student and post-doc grants:
    July, 18th 2016
  • Early registration deadline:
    September 5th, 2016
  • Image competition deadline
    September 15th, 2016
  • Registration deadline:
    October 7th, 2016