Preliminary Programme

14.30Presentation and Introduction by Organizing and Scientific Committees Members

14.45-15.30The Game Theory: Can Antibiotics Win the Match Point Against Bacteria?
Chair: Dr Alfonso Trezza

Prof. Chiara Mocenni
– Department of Information Engineering and Mathematics, University of Siena, IT
Presentation Title: Towards a game theory for the living systems

15.45-16.30 – A Gold Discovery: Monoclonal Antibodies against bacteria
Chair: Dr Giusy Tassone

Dr. Claudia Sala – MAD Lab, Fondazione Toscana Life Sciences TLS, Siena, IT
Presentation Title: Monoclonal antibodies to tackle antimicrobial resistance  

16.30-17.00 – Break (Poster Session)

17.00-17.45 – The Power of Unity: Antibiotic Synergism
Chair: Dr Ilaria D’Agostino

Prof. Jean-Denis Docquier –  Department of Medical Biotechnology, University of Siena, IT
Presentation Title: β-lactamase inhibitors: from anti-resistance compounds to next-generation antibacterials?

18.00-18.45Conjugating Past and Innovation: New Weapons to Bypass Antibiotic Resistance
Chair: Dr Samuele Maramai

Dr. Thomas H. Pillow – Genentech, USA
Presentation Title: Antibody-Antibiotic Conjugates

19.00Closing Remarks by Organizing Committee Members