World Society for Virology Conference

16 - 18 June, 2021

Johannesburg 2000, South Africa
Tackling global viral epidemics

World Society for Virology Conference


Tackling Global Viral Epidemics

Agenda



Stages
Main Stage

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Session opens & welcome

12:30 - 13:00

Introduction of keynote speakers

13:00 - 13:05

From SARS-CoV to SARS-CoV-2, understanding of interspecies infection of bat coronaviruses

13:05 - 13:30
Zhengli Shi Zhengli Shi

SARS CoV-2 and zoonotic CoV

13:30 - 13:55
Marion Koopmans Marion Koopmans

Epidemiology and control of COVID-19: What have we learned and future research priorities

13:55 - 14:20
Neil M Ferguson Neil M Ferguson

COVID-19 vaccines: Taking a shot beyond efficacy

14:20 - 14:45
Jerome Kim Jerome Kim

Introduction of keynote speakers

15:20 - 15:25

Animal models for COVID-19

15:25 - 15:50
Stanley Perlman Stanley Perlman

Pathogenesis of SARS-CoV-2

15:50 - 16:15
Bart Haagmans Bart Haagmans

Reactive immune responses to COVID and its vaccines

16:15 - 16:40
Kari Nadeau Kari Nadeau
Exhibitors showcase

11:00

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Boehringer Ingelheim: Product session

11:00 - 11:30

Speakers


Edward Holmes
Zhengli Shi
Marion Koopmans
Jerome Kim
Neil M Ferguson
Stanley Perlman
Bart Haagmans
Kari Nadeau

Partners


Boehringer Ingelheim
Boehringer Ingelheim