Monday 11 December

12:30 – 13:15 – Registration and Lunch
13:15 – 15:10 – Session one
13:30 – 14:00 (S001) Silent polymorphic mutations (sSNP) speak out: alterations of protein function and folding by sSNPs
Zoya IgnatovaUniversitat Hamburg, Germany
14:00 – 14:30 Translation Rate and Protein Fate
Patricia ClarkUniversity of Notre Dame, USA
14:30 – 14:50 (OC006) The ribosome restrains molten globule formation in stalled nascent flavodoxin
Carlo van MierloLaboratory of Biochemistry; Wageningen University, Netherlands
14:50 – 15:10 (OC004) Kinetic and structural comparison of the co-translational and refolding pathways of HaloTag
Avi SamelsonUniversity of California, San Francisco, United States
15:10 – 15:40 – Refreshment break
15:40 – 17:00 – Session two
15:40 – 16:10 (S002) Co-translational folding of alpha helical membrane proteins in lipid bilayers
Paula BoothKings College London, UK
16:10 – 16:30 (OC002) Disulfide formation during nascent polypeptide folding
Philip RobinsonUniversity of Glasgow, United Kingdom
17:00 – 18:00 – Poster session 1

Tuesday 12 December

09:30 – 11:00 – Session three
11:00 – 11:30 – Refreshment break
11:30 – 13:00 – Session four
11:30 – 12:00 (S004) Cotranslational protein folding
Gunnar von HeijneStockholm University, Sweden
12:00 – 12:30 Principles of Protein Structural Ensemble Determination
Michele VendruscoloUniversity of Cambridge, UK
12:30 – 13:00 Kinetics of peptide and protein aggregation
Alexander BuellUniversity of Düsseldorf, Germany
13:00 – 14:00 – Lunch
14:00 – 15:20 – Session five
14:00 – 14:30 (S005) Regulation of Human Translation Termination by Factors bound to the mRNA 3’Untranslated Region
Christiane Berger-SchaffitzelUniversity of Bristol, United Kingdom
14:30 – 15:00 (S006) Structural studies of protein folding on the ribosome
Lisa CabritaUniversity College London, United Kingdom
15:00 – 15:20 (OC001) The translating human mitochondrial ribosome in action – snapshots observed by cryo-EM
Shintaro AibaraScience for Life Laboratory / Stockholm University, Sweden
15:30 – 16:00 – Refreshment Break
16:00 – 17:00 – Keynote Speaker
16:00 – 17:00 (S007) The exit tunnel in mitochondrial ribosomes
Venki RamakrishnanLMB Cambridge, UK
17:00 – 18:00 – Poster session 2
(P002) Investigating the insertion and folding of alpha helical membrane proteins into lipid bilayers using a cell free expression system
Nicola HarrisKing’s College London, United Kingdom
(P004) Elongation Nascent Peptides in All-Atom Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Michal H. KolarMax Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany
(P006) Developing cell-free expression for studies of co-translational membrane protein folding
Grant PelloweKing’s College London, United Kingdom
(P008) A component of the ribosome exit tunnel is required for Hox gene translation during Drosophila embryonic patterning
Matthew McFarlandUniversity of Nottingham, United Kingdom
(P010) Co-translational folding of gamma-B crystallin within the ribosomal exit tunnel
Linda SchulteGoethe University Frankfurt, Germany
(P012) Investigating the properties of translational arrest motifs; interactions between the nascent chain and the ribosome
Hazel BrackenUniversity of Glasgow, United Kingdom
(P014) Measuring Endoplasmic Reticulum Signals Sequence Translocation Efficiency Using the XBP1 Arrest Peptide
Tara HessaStockholm University, Sweden
(P016) Co-translational folding of RnaseH
Marija LiutkuteMax Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Germany
19:30 – 21:00 – Conference dinner

Wednesday 13 December

09:10 – 10:30 – Session six
09:10 – 09:40 (S008) Interaction of the N-acetyl transferase NatA with the ribosome
Martin PoolUniversity of Manchester, UK
09:40 – 10:10 (S009) Co-translational interactions of nascent chains revealed by ribosome profiling
Bernd BukauUniversity of Heidelberg, Germany
10:10 – 10:30 (OC003) Dual function of the ribosome and the trigger factor chaperone in nascent protein folding
Christian KaiserJohns Hopkins University, United States
10:30 – 11:00 – Refreshment Break
11:00 – 12:00 – Session seven
11:00 – 11:30 (S010)  Real-Time Folding of Proteins Emerging From the Ribosome
Marina RodninaMax Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Gottingen, Germany
11:30 – 12:00 (S011) Antibiotics and peptides in the ribosomal exit tunnel
Alexander (Shura) MankinUniversity of Illinois at Chicago, USA
12:00  – Concluding remarks and meeting close