Attendees are welcome to stay for the ICCOSS XXIV 2019 Opening Ceremony

19:00 - 19:15   Opening remarks (Mike Ward, NYU)

19:15 - 19:45   ICCOSS Past, Present and Future (Bruce Foxman, Brandeis University)

19:45 - 20:30   “Where do we come from?  Who are we?  Where are we going?”  

                           (Michael J. McBride, Yale University, USA)


Sunday, June 16th, 2019


13:00 - 14:00 Memorial Symposium Registration and Welcome Brunch

14:00 - 14:30 Bruce Foxman (Brandeis University, USA)

Title: “Joel Bernstein - Mentor, Educator, Friend and Genius: A Great Scientist For All Seasons and Reasons”

14:40 - 15:10 Susan Reutzel-Edens (Eli Lilly, USA)

Title: “Facts and Fictions about Polymorphism”

15:45 - 16:15 Craig Eckhardt (University of Nebraska, USA)

Title: “Mr. Bernstein and Me: Reflections and Scattered Observations”

16:25 - 16:55 Pance Naumov (New York University Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates)

Title: “The Man who Inspired Many of Us”

17:00 - 18:30 Reception (with light dinner and beverages)