SFI 2020

17 to 19 November 2020 - Cité des sciences et de l’industrie, Paris, France

Bandeau - SFI 2020

Welcome to the 53rd Annual Meeting of the French Society for Immunology

Dear Colleagues and Members of the French Society for Immunology,

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the 53rd Annual Meeting of the French Society for Immunology to be held at the Cité des Sciences, Porte de la Villette in Paris, from 17 to 19 November 2020.

The scientific program features presentations renowned researchers in basic and clinical immunology and is organized into six plenary sessions covering a broad range of topics: Immune system diversity, Metabolism & Immunity, Microbiota & Mucosal Immunity, Autoimmunity and inflammation, Cancer Immunology and Gene & Cell Therapy. Two of the plenary sessions (Microbiota & Mucosal Immunity and Cancer Immunology) will be organized jointly with the Japanese Society for Immunology and the British Society for Immunology, respectively. The meeting will furthermore include fifteen parallel sessions, including a clinical session of the Féderation d’Immunologie and sessions of Thematic Clubs of the French Society for Immunology.

The involvement of young researchers in the organization of and participation in the meeting has been strongly encouraged. A plenary Young Immunologists session will enable promising young students and postdoctoral fellows to present their work, whereas each session featuring oral communications selected from abstracts will be co-chaired by young immunologist. Finally, prizes for the best oral and poster presentations will be awarded at the end of the meeting.

We encourage you to participate actively in this annual meeting by submitting abstracts for oral and poster presentations and we hope to have the pleasure to welcome you in Paris from 17 to 19 November 2020!


Renato Monteiro
On the behalf of Organizing and Scientific Committees

Plenary sessions themes

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Early bird registration:
20 September 2020

Deadline for abstract submission:
27 September 2020


Organizing Committee

Aude Magerus
Renato Monteiro
Delphine Sauce-Larsen
Loredana Saveanu
Véronique Witko-Sarsat
Hans Yssel

Scientific Committee

Sébastien Amigorena
Morgane Bomsel
Marina Cavazzana
Nadine Cerf-Bensussan
Béhazine Combadière
James Di Santo
Gérard Eberl
Jérome Galon
Agnès Lehuen
Nicolas Manel
Jean-François Nicolas
Frédéric Rieux-Laucat
Vassili Soumelis
Eric Tartour
Laurence Zivogel

Administrative Board of the SFI

Renato Monteiro - Paris

General Secretary:
Laetitia Gautreau - Nantes

Aude Magerus - Paris

Councillors of the SFI

Patricia Amé-Thomas - Rennes
Laurence Bataille - Paris
Véronique Braud - Nice
Sophie Brouard - Nantes
Claude Leclerc - Paris
Lennart Mars - Lille
Hélène Moins - Paris
Jean-François Nicolas - Lyon
Jacques Nunes - Marseille
Abdelhadi Saoudi - Toulouse
Delphine Sauce - Paris
Loredana Saveanu - Paris
Julie Tabiasco - Toulouse

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