SUNDAY, JULY 1ST

08:00 - 16:00

Arrival and Registration at the Congress Hall (Inselhalle)

16:00 - 17:30

Opening Ceremony

MONDAY, JULY 2ND

09:00 - 10:05

Lecture

Craig Mello
RNAi and development in C. elegans

10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:40 - 11:30

Lecture

Ferid Murad
Nitric oxide as a messenger molecule and its role in drug development

11:30 - 12:10

Lecture

Hartmut Michel
Biofuels - sense or nonsense

12:10 - 13:30

Break

13:30 - 14:45

Guided city tours (for young researchers)

15:00 - 17:00

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Discussion with young researchers (only with "Young Researcher ticket")

TUESDAY, JULY 3RD

09:00 - 09:35

Lecture

R. Timothy (Tim) Hunt
The cell cycle and cancer

09:40 - 10:15

Lecture

Edmond Fischer
Protein Crosstalk in Cell Signaling

10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:50 - 12:20

Roundtable Discussion

Panel Discussion
Round Table: Basic science in molecular medicine Prof. Blobel, Prof. Hartwell, Prof. Hunt and Prof. Mello

12:20 - 15:00

Break

15:00 - 17:00

Discussion

Panel Discussion
"Bazaar": Young researchers meet Laureates (only with "Young Researcher ticket")

WEDNESDAY, JULY 4TH

09:00 - 09:35

Lecture

Bert Sakmann
Grey matter(s)

09:40 - 10:15

Lecture

Avram Hershko
The ubiquitin system and its roles in the control of cell division

10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:50 - 11:25

Lecture

Werner Arber
Darwinian evolution as understood by scientists of the 21st century

11:30 - 12:05

Lecture

Günter Blobel
Nucleo cytoplasmic traffic

12:10 - 12:45

Lecture

Robert Huber
Proteolysis and its Regulation, a Molecular Basis

12:50 - 15:00

Break

15:00 - 17:00

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Discussion with young researchers (only with "Young Researcher ticket")

THURSDAY, JULY 5TH

09:00 - 09:35

Lecture

Richard Roberts
Why I love microbes

09:40 - 10:15

Lecture

Aaron Ciechanover
On the dynamics of our proteins: from basic mechanisms and onto the patient bed

10:20 - 10:50

Break

10:50 - 11:25

Lecture

Rolf Zinkernagel
Why do we not have a vaccine against TB or HIV (yet)?

11:30 - 13:00

Roundtable Discussion

Panel Discussion
Round Table:Medical sciences and society Prof. Fischer, Prof. Hershko, Prof. Murad, Prof. Neher and Prof. Roberts

13:00 - 15:00

Break

15:00 - 17:00

Discussion

Panel Discussion
Discussion with young researchers (only with "Young Researcher ticket")

FRIDAY, JULY 6TH

08:00 - 18:00

Boat-Trip to the Isle of Mainau for Laureates and students. Welcome by Countess Sonja Bernadotte and visit to the park. At 12.00 o'clock noon farewell ceremony and conclusion of the meeting at the Castle by Countess Sonja Bernadotte.