- Dr. Julian Rood, Ph.D. Monash University, Australia.
- Dr. Eric Skaar, Ph.D. Vanderbilt University Medical Center, USA.
- Dr. Rita Tamayo, Ph.D. University of North Carolina, USA. (Tomru Shimzu Lecture)
- Lynn Bry, M.D./Ph.D. Brigham and Women’s Hospital, USA.
- Brigitte Dörner, Ph.D. Robert Koch Institut, Germany.
- Simon Hirota, Ph.D. University of Calgary, Canada
- Julian Hurdle, Ph.D. Texas A&M University, USA.
- Nobuhiko Kamada, Ph.D. University of Michigan, USA.
- Thomas Louie, M.D. University of Calgary, Canada.
- Isabelle Martin-Verstraete, Ph.D. Pasteur Institut and Université Paris Diderot, France.
- Roman Melnyk, Ph.D. University of Toronto, Sick Kids Hospital Research Institute, Canada.
- Shonna McBride, Ph.D. Emory University School of Medicine, USA.
- Sabine Pellett, Ph.D. University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA.
- Wiep Klaas Smits, Ph.D. Leiden University Medical Center. The Netherlands.
- Francisco Uzal, D.V.M./Ph.D. University of California, Davis, USA.
More speakers to be selected from abstracts