Welcome to the 2nd Immuno-oncological Meeting of the Israel Immunological Society (IIS) with the Rappaport Technion Integrated Cancer Center (RTICC), which will be held on February 22-24, 2022 in Haifa. 

With a wide collection of topics in contemporary computational and experimental immunology and cancer research, the conference program is designed to bring together basic, translational and clinical researchers, as well as researchers working on the development of new targeted therapeutics. 

The organizing committee has assembled an excellent list of world-class speakers presenting the latest achievements of multidisciplinary research dealing with drug action and resistance and highlight challenges that require a concerted multidisciplinary effort. 

Comprising Keynote Lectures, Plenary Symposia and parallel Scientific Symposia, and poster presentations, the program has something to offer to everyone....

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Michele De Palma

EPFL (École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne)

Prof. Ronald N. Germain

Chief, Laboratory of Immune System Biology and the Lymphocyte Biology Section, NIH, USA

Prof. Lewis Lanier

Director, Parker Institute of Cancer Immunotherapy, USA

Prof. Michel Nussenzweig

Zanvil A. Cohn and Ralph m. Steinman professor, investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Senior physician, The Rockefeller University

Prof. Charles Serhan

Director, CETRI, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Head of the Department of Oral Medicine, Infection, and Immunity, Harvard Medical School, USA

Prof. Carsten Watzl

Head of Immunology Department, Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment, Germany

Invited Speakers

Ronen Alon

The Weizmann Institute of Science

Dvir Aran

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Nadir Arber

Sheba Medical Center

Orly Avni

Bar Ilan University

Roi Avraham

Weizmann Institute of Science

Michal Baniyash

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Yotam Bar-On

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Mira Barda-Saad

Bar Ilan University

Adit Ben-Baruch

Tel Aviv University

Michael Berger

The Lautenberg Center for Immunology and Cancer Research

Yehudit Bergman

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Cyrille Cohen

Bar Ilan University

Sol Efroni

Bar Ilan University

Moshe Elkabets

Ben Gurion University

Ayelet Erez

Weizmann Institute of Science

Neta Erez

Tel Aviv University

Naama Geva-Zatorsky

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Tsvee Granot

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Tomer Hertz

Ben Gurion University

Shalev Itzkovitz

Weizmann Institute of Science

Steffen Jung

The Weizmann Institute of Science

Nathan Karin

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Omry Koren

Bar Ilan University

Tsvee Lapidot

Weizmann Institute of Science

Carmit Levy

Tel Aviv University

Michal Lotem

Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center

Yoram Louzoun

Bar Ilan University

Asaf Madi

Tel Aviv University

Kobi Maman

Bar Ilan University

Michal Mandelboim

Sheba Medical Center

Ofer Mandelboim

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Michal Mark

Weizmann Institute of Science

Gal Markel

Tel Aviv University

Dror Mevorach

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Dinorah Friedmann-Morvinski

Tel Aviv University

Ariel Munitz

Tel Aviv University

Eli Pikarsky

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Angel Porgador

Ben Gurion University

Miki Rahat

Director, Research Laboratories and Immunotherapy Lab, Carmel Medical Center

Yoram Reiter

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Asya Rolls

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Noga Ron Harel

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Benyamin Rosental

Ben Gurion University

Yardena Samuels

Weizmann Institute of Science

Ronit Satchi-Fainaro

Tel Aviv University

Idit Shachar

The Weizmann Institute of Science

Tal Shay

Ben Gurion University

Shai Shen-Orr

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Eilon Sherman

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Adi Stern

Tel Aviv University

Noam Stern-Ginossar

Weizmann Institute of Science

Ziv Shulman

The Weizmann Institute of Science

Ran Taube

Ben Gurion University

Boaz Tirosh

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Chen Varol

Tel Aviv University

Elena Voronov

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Gur Yaari

Bar Ilan University

Debbie Yablonski

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Scientific Support