Speaker Schedule for MSMLG 2020
Wednesday, June 17 – Sunday, June 21, 2020

Plenary Lectures (Wednesday, 18:00-19:20)

18:00 – 18:10 Welcome to the University of Nevada, Reno
18:10 – 18:20 Award Ceremony
18:20 – 18:50 Juyoung Yoon, Ewha Womans University
18:50 – 19:20 Thorri Gunnlaugsson, Trinity College Dublin

Session 1: Molecular and Reaction-Based Sensors 1 (Thursday, 08:45-11:30)

08:45 – 09:00 Welcome to UNR by various University officials
09:00 – 09:20 Steve Faulkner, University of Oxford
09:20 – 09:40 Bernie Kraatz, University of Toronto, Canada
09:40 – 10:00 Itaru Hamachi, University of Kyoto
10:00 – 10:10 Award Ceremony
10:10 – 10:30 Robert Elmes, Maynooth University
10:30 – 10:45 Oral Presentation (“OP”) 1 TBA
10:45 – 11:00 OP 2 TBA
11:00 – 11:15 OP 3 TBA
11.15 – 11.30 OP 4 TBA

Session 2: Molecular and Reaction-Based Sensors 2 (Thursday, 15:00-17:30)

15:00 – 15:20 Elizabeth New, University of Sydney
15:20 – 15:40 Doron Shabat, Tel Aviv University
15:40 – 16:00 Yun-Bao Jiang, Xiamen University
16:00 – 16:10 Award Ceremony
16:10 – 16:30 Emily Que, University of Texas at Austin
16:30 – 16:45 OP 5 TBA
16:45 – 17:00 OP 6 TBA
17:00 – 17:15 OP 7 TBA
17:15 – 17:30 OP 8 TBA

Session 3: Molecular Logic Gates and Probes 1 (Friday, 09:00-11:30)

09:00 – 09:20 He Tian, East China University of Science and Technology
09:20 – 09:40 Phil Gale, University of Sydney
09:40 – 10:00 David Magri, University of Malta
10:00 – 10:10 Award Ceremony
10:10 – 10:30 Jiangli Fan, Dalian University of Technology
10:30 – 10:45 OP 9 TBA
10:45 – 11:00 OP 10 TBA
11:00 – 11:15 OP 11 TBA
11:15 – 11:30 OP 12 TBA

Session 4: Molecular Logic Gates and Probes 2 (Friday, 15:00-17:30)

15:00 – 15:20 Evgeny Katz, Clarkson University
15:20 – 15:40 Xiaojun Peng, Dalian University of Technology
15:40 – 16:50 Award Ceremony
16:50 – 16:20 Zhiqian Guo, East China University of Science and Technology
16:20 – 16:40 Engin Akkaya, Dalian University of Technology
16:40 – 17:30 AP De Silva, Queens University Belfast

Session 5: Application of Fluorescent Chemosensors to Commercially Available Continuous Glucose Sensors
(Saturday, 09:00-11:30)

09:00 – 09:10 Introduction to the Measure of Glucose Concentration
09:10 – 09:40 Bakthan Singaram, UCSC (worked with Glumetrics, 2000-09)
09:40 – 10:10 Tony James, University of Bath (collaborated with Glysure, 2006-present)
10:10 – 10:40 Anthony Czarnik, UNR (Sensors for Medicine & Science, 2001-03)
10:40 – 11:10 Venkata Velvadapu (Senseonics, 2017-present)
11:10 – 11:30 Questions