SUNDAY, 9 June 

14:00-19:00 Hotel check-in; registration in ground floor atrium; poster board set up; exhibitor set up
19.00-22:00 Welcome Reception - Honoree Presentation, Professor Thomas Wight

MONDAY, 10 June 

07:00-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-10:00 Session 1: HA in Chronic Disease 1 (Cardiovascular and Pulmonary)
Chair: Paul Noble Co-chair: TBC
10:30-10:30 Break
10:30-12:30 Session 2: HA in Stem Cells, Growth & Differentiation
Chair: Tony Day Co-chair: Naoki Itano
12:30-13:30  Lunch
13:30-15:30 Poster Session 1
 15:30-16:00 Break
 16:00-18:00 Session 3: HA Physics, Chemistry and Structure
Chair: Mary Cowman Co-Chair: Ralph Richter

TUESDAY, 11 June 

07:00-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-10:00 Session 4: HA Metabolism and Assembly
Chair: Paul DeAngelis Co-chair: Davide Vigetti
10:30-10:30 Break
10:30-12:30 Session 5: HA in Chronic Disease 2 (Renal, Diabetes and Joint Disease)
Chair: Anna Plaas Co-chair: TBC
12:30-13:30  Lunch
13:30-15:30 Poster Session 2
 15:30-16:00 Break
 16:00-18:00 Session 6: HA Signalling
Chair: Eva Turley Co-chair: TBC


07:00-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-10:00 Session 7: HA in Chronic Disease 3 (Novel Mechanisms)
Chair: Yu Yamaguchi Co-chair: Ellen Pure
10:30-10:30 Break
10:30-12:30 Session 8: HA in Immunity and Inflammation
Chair: Carol De La Motte Co-chair: Michelle Pritchard
12:30-13:30  Lunch
13:30-15:30 Poster Session 3
18:00 Banquet at Caldicot Castle
Coaches will leave from the Cardiff Hilton at 18.00

THURSDAY, 13 June 

07:00-08:00 Breakfast
08:00-10:00 Session 9: HA in Cancer Biology
Chair: Melanie Simpson Co-chair: David Jackson
10:30-10:30 Break
10:30-12:30 Session 10: HA in Development and Ageing
Chair: Robert Steadman Co-chair: Bruno Flamion
12:30-13:30  Close of Meeting and Lunch

Organisers and the Scientific Committee prohibit photography at all the scientific sessions, including the poster sessions, without the express consent of the author.

Posters will be available for viewing Monday afternoon through Wednesday afternoon.

Presenters should be at their posters to discuss their research for two hours in poster sessions on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

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