ECRO XXXI - Program

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We are delighted to present the following keynote speakers:

 

· Linda Buck, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, USA

30 years of olfactory receptors” 

 

· Charles Zuker, Columbia University, USA

20 years of taste receptors

 

· Sandeep Robert Datta, Harvard Medical School, USA

Using sensation to inform action

 

· José Avillez, Belcanto Restaurant, Portugal

 


ECRO 2021 speakers:

 

Social chemosignaling (presymposium)

Chairs: Valentina Parma, Sandra Soares

Speakers: Nuno Gomes, Jasper de Groot, Filipa Barros, Jitka Fialová

 

Nutrition (presymposium)

Chairs: Sanne Boesveldt

Speakers: David Garcia-Burgos, Camilla Cattaneo, Carlos Ribeiro, Francisca Noya-Leal, Elsa Lamy

 

I. Where we came from... 50 years of ECRO

Chair: Annick Faurion

Speakers: Linda Buck, Chales Zuker

 

II. Spatial transcriptomic insight into olfactory function

Chairs: Paul Greer

Speakers: Alexander Fleischmann, Hiro Matsunami, Antonio Scialdone, Paul Greer/I-Hao Wang

 

III. Chemosensory modulation of feeding behaviors

Chairs: Emre Yaksi, Nilay Yapici

Speakers: Piali Sengupta, Nilay Yapici, Nao Horio, Emre Yaksi

 

Special Lecture

Chef José Avillez

 

IV. Chosen from abstract submissions

Chairs: Maya Kaelberer, Diogo Manoel

 

V. Combining technologies to elucidate taste mysteries

Chairs: Masha Niv, Ricarda Scheiner

Speakers: Laura Degirmenci/Ricarda Scheiner, Daniel Münch, Kype Palmer, Yaron Ben-Shoshan Galeczki/Masha Niv

 

VI. Regeneration of olfactory and taste cells

Chairs: Peihua Jiang, Bradley Goldstein

Speakers: James Schwob, Linda Barlow, Bradley Goldstein, Akihito Kuboki

 

VII. Taste and nutrient sensing: from bench to bedside, in health and disease

Chairs: Albino Oliveira Maia

Speakers: Monica Dus, Amber L. Alhadeff, Sonja T Yokum, Gabriela Ribeiro

 

VIII. Gastronauts

Chairs: Diego Bohórquez

Speakers: Marcelo Dietrich, Melanie Kaelberer, Arthur Beyder, Silvia Conde

 

Keynote Lecture

Speaker: Sandeep Robert Datta

 

IX. ECRO Young Investigators

Chairs: Luis Saraiva, Ana Domingos

Speakers: tba

 

X. Intra- and interspecific olfactory signaling in insects

Chairs: Silke Sachse, Bill Hansson

Speakers: Olena Riabinina, Jean-Christophe Billeter, Maria Luisa Vasconcelos, Silke Sachse, Bill S. Hansson,

 

XI. Mind the gap: whatever happened to odour cognition?

Chairs: Monique Smeets, Ilja Croijmans, Laura Speed

Speakers: Laura Speed, Rachelle de Vries, Ilja Croijmans, Qian Janice Wang

 

XII. What is what? Innovative methods to diagnose smell and taste disorders

Chairs: Elbrich M. Postma

Speakers: David Tianxiang Liu, Cagdas Guducu, Danielle Reed, Cécilia Tremblay  

 

XIII. Can chemosensory perception be represented in a single connectome?

Chairs: Cinzia Cecchetto, Florian Fischmeister

Speakers: Wen Li, Bob Pellegrino, Behzad Iravani, Renee Hartig

 

XIV. Chemosenses beyond science: How the humanities and social sciences can inform science

Chairs: Laura Speed

Speakers: David Howes, Gabriella M. Petrick, Ishita Dey, Daniel Normark, Lauryn Mannigel, 

 

XV. ECRO in 50 years

Speakers: Ann-Sophie Barwich