Venue: Raiffeisen Lecture Hall, ISTA

09:30Arrival & Registration
10:00Welcome Address
10:10SymposiumRecent Advancements IChair: Peter Jonas (ISTA)
David Vandael (University of Linz, Austria)*
10:15-10:45 Evolutionary conservation of hippocampal
mossy fiber synapse properties
Kenneth Pelkey (US)
10:45-11:15Information coding at hippocampal mossy fiber terminals by regulating presynaptic calcium dynamicsKatalin Toth (Canada)
11:15 – 11:45Coffee break (Lecture Hall Foyer)
11:45-12:15 Kinetic analysis of transmitter release at
hippocampal mossy fiber synapses
Takeshi Sakaba (Japan)
12:15-12:45 Metabolic constraints of LTP in the hippocampusStefan Hallermann (Germany)
12:45-14:15 Lunch Break
14:15-15:00 Poster sessions for PhD and MD students (20 slots)*
15:00 SymposiumRecent Advancements II Chair: Peter Jonas (ISTA)
Katharina Lichter (ISTA)*
15:00-15:45 Selected talks from abstractsPostDocs
Junior Group Leaders*
15:45-16:15Activity-dependent protein synthesis at
hippocampal mossy fiber boutons
Pablo Castillo (US)
16:15-16:35Coffee break (Lecture Hall Foyer)
16:35-17:05 Calcium dependent control of multi-site
glutamate release at hippocampal mossy fibers
Dmitri Rusakov (UK)
17:05-17:35 Fluorescence-based ultraresolution
analysis of synaptic structure
Silvio Rizzoli (Germany)
from 17:45 Campfire Session (informal session format for
discussing topics and storytelling with meeting
attendees, 20 slots) for PhD and MD students*
with selected symposium speakers
Silvia Jamrichova*
Peipeng Lin*
(ISTA, PhD students)
*Involvement of early career researchers

Food and drinks are provided throughout the event.