Preliminary agenda

 
 
Day 1 – February 26, 2018
07h30 – 9h00 Registration & Welcoming
08h55 Welcome Address
09h00 – 10h30

Session 1: Skin Challenges 2018 – State of the Art 
Mechanistics Aspects

What’s new in extrinsic skin aging research – State of the art?
Jean Krutmann, Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Germany

Keratinocytes as sensors and central players in the immune defense against pathogens
Birgit Schittek, University of Tübingen, Germany

Skin Frailty: role of the Renin Angiotensin System
Peter Abadir, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

10h30 – 11h00 Coffee Break & Poster Session
11h00 – 12h00

Session 1: Skin Challenges 2018 – State of the Art (Part 2)

Skin: a treasure trove for a plethora of markers
Sanjiv Sharma, 
Swansea University, United Kingdom

Messenger RNA processing and cellular senescence in ageing skin fibroblasts
Lorna Harries, University of Exeter, United Kingdom

12h00 – 12h45

Short Oral Presentations upon abstract Submission
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Selenium preserves keratinocyte stemness and delays senescence by maintaining epidermal adhesion
Walid Rachidi, Grenoble Alpes University, France

Extracellular vesicle mediated cross talk of miRNAs in skin cell aging
Johannes Grillari, Christian Doppler Laboratory for Biotechnology of Skin Aging, Austria

Cellular signalling pathways implicated in the skin’  response to pollution
Emilie Bony, Greentech, France

12h45 – 14h00 Lunch Break & Poster Session

14h00 – 15h30

Session 2: Exposomes & Skin Ageing – Recent Scientific Advances

The skin aging exposome – the interplay of UV and pollution
Tamara Schikowski, Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Germany

Air pollution and skin aging: Role of different pollutants and inter-organ crosstalk
Kateryna Fuks, Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Germany

Deleterious synergy between some particulate matter components and UVA from sunlight Contribution of “photo-pollution stress” to skin exposome
Laurent Marrot, 
L’Oréal Research & Innovation, France

AtmO3 spheric skin damages: the Ox-Inflammation phenomena
Guiseppe Valacchi, 
University of Ferrara, Italy

15h30 – 16h00 Coffee Break & Poster Session

16h00 – 16h45 Session 3: Olfactory Receptors, Smell and Skin Ageing
16h45 – 18h30 Short Oral Presentations upon abstract Submission
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18h30 End of the first day
20h00

Skin Challenges 2018 Dinner

To participate, please register online before January 31.

Day 2 – February 27, 2018
08h55 Opening of the second day
09h00 – 10h30

Session 4: Skin Microbiota: Recent Scientific Advances

Skin ageing and ultraviolet radiation. Is there a role for the skin microbiome?
Jean-François Doré, International Prevention Research Institute, France

Skin microbiota & epithelial barrier: recent advances and perspectives
Katharina Bitschar, University of Tübingen, Germany

Short Oral Presentations upon abstract Submission
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Is skin microbiota benefical to human skin? Activation of the Nrf2-keap1 pathway via volatiles electrophiles
Ron Kohen, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

The skin microbiota: futur challenges
Mathieu Bey, Greentech, France
10h30 – 11h00 Coffee Break & Poster Session
11h00 – 12h00

Session 5: Algaes & Skin Ageing – Interest in Cosmetic

Biodimar – a corefacility dedicated to bioprospection and marine biotechnology

Microalgae for skin related applications: present situation and future potential

Original oligosaccharides from a red microalgae : relevant actions on irregular skin patterns

Advantages of seaweed cultivation for the cosmetic sector

 12h00 – 12h45

 Short Oral Presentations upon abstract Submission
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12h45 – 14h00 Lunch Break & Poster Session

14h00 – 15h30

Session 6: Skin Challenges 2018: Presentation of Innovations

Marine algae as attractive source to skin care
Edith Filaire, Université Orléans, France

15h30 – 16h00 Coffee Break & Poster Session
16h00 – 17h00 Short Oral Presentations upon abstract Submission
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17h00 – 17h45 Round Table Discussion & Concluding Remarks
17h45 – 18h00 Skin Challenges 2018 Awards
18h00 End of Skin Challenges 2018