Monday, June 22

7:30–9:00 am

Breakfast—Cowell outdoor patio

9:00–11:00 am

BIC Steering Committee Meeting—Silverman Room, Stevenson (By Invitation)

11:00 am–12:00 pm

Poster Setup—Stevenson outdoor patio

Colloqium: UC BIOE Grad Programs—Stevenson room 175

12:00–1:45 pm

Lunch and Shark Tank—Stevenson Event Center

1:45–2:00 pm

Beverage Break and Poster Session—Stevenson outdoor patio

2:00–3:00 pm

Plenary Talk—Stevenson Event Center (Host: P. Berman)
Robert Coffman, Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Dynavax Corporation, Berkeley, CA
Harnessing innate immunity to improve vaccines                                  

3:00–3:30 pm Beverage Break and Poster Session—Stevenson outdoor patio

3:30–5:00 pm

Breakout Sessions A, B, and C

3:30–5:00 pm

A. Biomaterials for Implants—Stevenson room 175                   (moderator: Ben Wu)

3:30–4:00 pm

Keynote: Song LiUC Berkeley

4:00–4:15 pm

Yulong Zhang, UC Los Angeles (Wu Lab)

4:15–4:30 pm

Rahul Krishnan, UC Irvine (Lackey Lab)

4:30–4:45 pm

Amit K Jha, UC Berkeley (Healy Lab)

4:45–5:00 pm  Jessica Ungerleider, UC San Diego (Christman Lab)

3:30–5:00 pm

B. Infectious Disease Prevention and Therapies—Stevenson Event Center (Moderators: Rebecca DuBois & David Alexander)

3:30–4:00 pm

Keynote: Phil Berman, UC Santa Cruz
Improving the HIV vaccine that provided protection in the RV144 clinical trial

4:00–4:15 pm

Cosmo Buffalo, UC San Diego (P.Ghosh lab)

4:15–4:30 pm

Walter Bogdanoff, UC Santa Cruz (R. DuBois lab)

4:30–4:45 pm

Linlin Li, UC San Francisco/BSRI (Delwart lab)

4:45–5:00 pm

Samuel Pan, UC San Diego (Aroian lab)

3:30–5:00 pm

C. Biophotonics and Optical Imaging—Stevenson room 150 (Moderators: Joel Kubby and Holger Schmidt)

3:30–4:00 pm

Keynote: Mark Ellisman, UC San Diego

4:00–4:15 pm

Yuanyuan Han, UC San Diego (Lo lab)

4:15–4:30 pm

Shao Ning Pei, UC Berkeley (Wu lab)

4:30–4:45 pm

Ryan McGorty, UC San Francisco (Bo Huang Lab)

4:45–5:00 pm

Xiaodong Tao, UC Santa Cruz (Kubby Lab)

5:00–5:30 pm

Beverage Break and Poster Session—Stevenson outdoor patio

5:30–6:30 pm

Plenary TalkStevenson Event Center (Host H. Schmidt)
W.E. Moerner, Professor, Chemistry and, by courtesy, Applied Physics, Stanford University
Single molecules, super-resolution microscopy, and pupil plane modulation

6:30–6:45 pm

Toast to the 15th Anniversary of the Human Genome—Soccer field below Stevenson College

6:45–8:00 pm

Dinner—Stevenson outdoor patio

8:00–9:00 pm

Panel DiscussionStevenson room 175
Securing Bioengineering Faculty Jobs in UC

Beverage Break and Poster Session—Stevenson outdoor patio