Monday – 31 August 2020

On-site registration open at 7:45 a.m.

9:00 a.m. Opening and Welcoming


Key Note: Developement of Novel Anti-Infectives and the Role of Biological Barriers

Rolf Müller, Helmholtz-Institute for Pharmaceutical Research Saarland, DE

Coffee Break

Delivery of Nucleotides

Muthiah Manoharan, Alnylam Inc, US

Kathryn Whitehead, Carnegie Mellon Univ, US

Luis Brito/ Melissa Moore, Moderna Inc, US

→ Slots for two focused contributed presentation are offered in this session.



Barriers and Carriers in Infection

Peer Fischer, Max-Planck-Institute for Intelligent Systems, DE

Liangfung Zhang, UCSD, US

Vincent Rotello, Univ Massachusetts Amherst, US

Coffee Break

Yi Yan Yang, Institue of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, SG

Olivia Merkel, LMU, DE

Stefaan De Smedt, Ghent Univ, BE   *Guest Speaker of the Galenus Privatstiftung * 

→ Slots for six focused contributed presentation are offered in this session.

Closing Remarks

Reception: All attendees of the conference are cordially invited to join a reception with food and drinks which will take place in the area of the conference site!

A poster and industry exhibition with the contributions of the participants will be present during the whole conference.

Please note: Changes in the schedule are subject to alternations!