Dear Friends and Colleagues,
On behalf of the Brazilian Society for Immunology (SBI) and the Brazilian Society of Inflammation (SBIn), we are pleased and honored to invite you to our Annual Congress that will be held at the Maksoud Plaza Hotel, in the City of São Paulo, from October 3 to 7 of 2020. We are delighted to have among us worldwide leaders in immunology, inflammation and related areas, who will present their most recent data and personal views.
The scientific program will bring together a range of excellent Brazilian and foreign guest speakers, which is already a tradition in SBI meetings, valuing expertise as well as offering opportunities to young scientists. This year the Scientific Program will encompass different aspects of the immune response including evolution of the immune system, immunometabolism, immunity to microbial infection and parasites, tumor immunology, allergy, mucosal immunology, microbiome, systems biology, cell death, innate sensors, IFN signaling, clinical immunology and innovation on immunology.
The format of the meeting includes Keynote Conferences, Main Conferences, Symposiums, Oral Presentations with communications by students, post-docs and young investigators selected from submitted abstracts, besides Poster Sessions. In addition, just before the SBI meeting, there will be pre-congress courses which will complement the scientific program. The themes are systems vaccinology, immaging, genetic engeneering of mouse models and clinical immunology.
The meeting will be held in São Paulo, a mega metropolis and main financial center of South America. It has an exciting cultural life with great, restaurants, museums, shows and theaters. We are assured that we will have an excellent Congress in 2020!
We will be waiting for you and welcome to São Paulo!
The Organizing Committee
Karina Bortoluci, José Carlos Alves Filho, Dario Zamboni, Cristina Cardoso, Niels Câmara, Mauro M. Teixeira e Ricardo Gazzinelli