Sunday, June 3

Daily Program
Abstracts & Posters
Keynote Speaker Keynote Symposium Plant Contributed Papers
Sunday, June 3 International Conference Animal Posters
Monday, June 4 Animal Symposia & Workshops Education Posters
Tuesday, June 5 Joint Symposia Plant Posters
Wednesday, June 6 Plant Symposia & Workshops Addendum Booklet
Thursday, June 7 Animal Contributed Papers  

 

Sunday, June 3, 2012

Daily Program-at-a-Glance

Time Event Location
7:00 am – 7:00 pm Registration Evergreen Foyer
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Exhibits and Posters Evergreen DEFGHI
Morning
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
8:00 am – 3:00 pm SIVB Board of Directors Meeting Bellevue Place Boardroom
9:15 am – 5:30 pm 13th International Conference on Invertebrate and Fish Cell Culture  
9:15 am – 12:00 pm Old Technologies of Primary Insect Cultures Are Useful to Answer Modern Questions Executive Auditorium
Afternoon
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
 
12:00 pm – 1:45 pm Lunch on your own  
1:45 pm – 4:30 pm Development, Characterization, Authentication and Validation of Fish Cell Lines Executive Auditorium
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Poster Set-up Evergreen DEFGHI
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm 2012 Program Planning Committee Meeting Executive Boardroom
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Roundtable Discussion on Conference Topics Executive Auditorium
Evening
5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Finance Committee Meeting Executive Boardroom
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm 2012 World Congress on In Vitro Biology Welcome Reception Evergreen DEFGHI
  Puget Sound Silent Auction Kickoff Evergreen DEFGHI
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Poster Session
Even Poster Authors will be present
Evergreen DEFGHI

 

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 3

7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Registration
Evergreen Foyer
8:00 am – 3:00 pm
SIVB BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Bellevue Place Boardroom

 

13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON INVERTEBRATE AND FISH CELL CULTURE

Co-Chairs: Lucila E. J. Lee, Wilfrid Laurier University, and Guy Smagghe, Ghent University

 

OLD TECHNOLOGIES OF PRIMARY INSECT CULTURES ARE USEFUL TO ANSWER MODERN QUESTIONS

Convener: Guy Smagghe, Ghent University

9:15 am – 12:00 pm      Conference Symposium      Executive Auditorium

9:15
  Introduction (G. Smagghe)
9:30
I-1
Primary Cell Cultures from the Midgut of Lepidoptera Larvae
Sylvia Caccia, University of Milan
10:00
I-2
Cultures of Kenyon Cells from Bee Brains to Study Behaviour Side-effects by Pesticides on Pollinators
Rodrigo A. Velarde, Wake Forest University
10:30
  Stretch Break
11:00
I-3
Dissection of the Function of the RNAi Response in the Silkmoth and the Silkmoth-derived Bm5 Cell Line
Luc Swevers, NCSR “Demekritos”
11:30
I-4

Development, Characterization and Applications of Invertebrate and Fish Cell Lines-Tricks of the Trade

Lucila E. J. Lee, Wilfrid Laurier University

 

12:00 pm – 1:45 pm      Lunch on your own

 

DEVELOPMENT, CHARACTERIZATION, AUTHENTICATION AND VALIDATION OF FISH CELL LINES

Convener: Lucila E. J. Lee, Wilfrid Laurier University

1:45 pm – 4:30 pm      Conference Symposium      Executive Auditorium

Like their mammalian counterparts, fish cell lines are susceptible to misidentification and/or contamination. This session will bring together experts in fish cell line use and development to discuss most recent advances in this area.

1:45
  Introduction (L. E. J. Lee)
2:00
I-5
Fish Cell Lines: Some Strengths, Weaknesses and Mysteries
Niels C. Bols, University of Waterloo
2:30
I-6
Cell Cultures from Cartilaginous Fishes
David W. Barnes, Georgia Gwinnett College
3:00
  Stretch Break
3:30
I-7
Development of an In Vivo-In Vitro Bridging Model for the Investigation of Stress-induced Bystander Signaling in Aquatic Organisms
Carmel Mothersill, McMaster University
4:00
I-8
Long-term Storage and Impedance-based Water Toxicity Testing Capabilities of Fluidic Biochips Seeded with RTgill-W1 Cells
Linda M. Brennan, US Army Center for Environmental Health Research
 

 

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION ON CONFERENCE TOPICS

Conveners: Lucila E. J. Lee, Wilfrid Laurier University and Guy Smagghe, Ghent University

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm      Conference Workshop      Executive Auditorium

This session will include discussion on using invertebrate and fish cell cultures for evaluating emerging pathogens and toxicants of concern.

Panelists:

Niels C. Bols, University of Waterloo
David W. Barnes, Georgia Gwinnett College
James Winton, U.S. Geological Survey, Western Fisheries Research Center

 

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2012 PROGRAM PLANNING
COMMITTEE MEETING
Executive Boardroom
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
2012 WORLD CONGRESS ON IN VITRO
BIOLOGY

WELCOME RECEPTION
Evergreen DEFGHI
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
PUGET SOUND SILENT AUCTION KICKOFF
Evergreen DEFGHI
 
Sunday, June 3
Even Poster Authors will be present
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm