FBLD 2024 Program

FBLD 2024 is packed with worldwide discovery.

12:30 pm

Registration desk opens

Stone Lobby

1:00 pm

Introductory tutorials

3rd Floor Conference Room & Terrace Lounge

4:00 pm

Demonstrations by vendors

3rd Floor Conference Room & Terrace Lounge

6:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Networking Welcome Reception

Ziskind Lounge

We are delighted to invite you to join us for our Networking Welcome Reception in the Ziskind Lounge. This reception will be an excellent opportunity to mingle with fellow attendees, speakers, and industry leaders in a relaxed and informal setting. Please come and enjoy an evening of networking, drinks, and finger food as we kick off what promises to be an exciting conference.

8:00 am

Registration desk opens

Stone Lobby

8:00 am

Poster Breakfast

Ziskind Lounge

Session 1
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Metcalf Hall

9:00 am

9:15 am

10:00 am

Welcome Note

Opening Keynote – Dr. David Rees, Astex Pharmaceuticals

Presentations

11:00 am

Networking Break

Ziskind Lounge

Session 2
11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Metcalf Hall

11:30

Presentations

Metcalf Hall

1:00 pm

Lunchtime Workshop
Fragment-based Design: Scaffold Hopping, Fragment Growing and Bioisosteric Replacements

3rd Floor Conference Room

Session 3
2:00 pm to 3:15 pm

Metcalf Hall

2:00 pm

Presentations

3:15 pm

Networking Break

Ziskind Lounge

Session 4
3:45 pm to 5:15 pm

Metcalf Hall

3:45 pm

Presentations

5:15 pm to 6:30 pm

Poster Session

Ziskind Lounge

Join us for a drink and finger food during our poster and networking session. Make the most of the chance to talk to the speakers and fellow delegates. Discover more collaboration opportunities or get answers to your burning questions on fragment-based lead discovery that go beyond the topics discussed today.

8:00 am

Poster Breakfast

Ziskind Lounge

Session 5
9:00 am to 10:30 am

Metcalf Hall

9:00 am

Presentations

Metcalf Hall

10:30 am

Networking Break

Ziskind Lounge

Session 6
11:00 am to 12:15 pm

Metcalf Hall

11:00 am

Presentations

12:15 pm

Networking Lunch

Ziskind Lounge

Session 7
1:30 pm to 2:45 pm

Metcalf Hall

1:30 pm

Presentations

2:45 pm

Networking Break

Ziskind Lounge

Session 8
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Metcalf Hall

3:30 pm

Presentations

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Conference Dinner

Nightshift Brewing

Join us for an unforgettable evening of networking and dinner at Night Shift Brewing at Boston’s Lovejoy Wharf. Overlooking the Boston Harbour, Zakim Bridge and neighbouring Charlestown, this venue provides an excellent opportunity to delve further into today’s topics. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of this renowned craft brewery. Savour delicious local brews and gourmet bites while fostering your network. Whether you’re forging new partnerships or exchanging ideas, the conference dinner promises to be an inspiring and engaging event.

8:00 am

Poster Breakfast

Ziskind Lounge

Session 9
9:00 am to 10:30 am

Metcalf Hall

9:00 am

Presentations

10:30 am

Networking Break

Ziskind Lounge

Session 10
11:15 am to 1:00 pm

Metcall Hall

11:15

12:15 pm

1:00 pm

Presentations

Closing Keynote – Prof. Michelle Arkin, University of California, San Francisco

End of FBLD 2024