‘New Challenges Induced by Microbiomes’ Conference #4, September 15th 2023, Paris

9:00-9:05 : A few welcome words.  Dr. E. Bapteste (CNRS, ISYEB, Paris, France)



9:06-9:26 (in English): Evolutionary Biology : Microbiomes and holobionts : an inspiring debate?  Pr. Manuel Blouin (Agroécologie laboratory, Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, AgroSup Dijon, INRAE, Université Bourgogne, Dijon, France.)



9:27-9:47 (in English): Today’s Biology: open issues raised by microbiomes in medecine and health? Dr. Patricia Lepage (Physiology and Phylogeny of the Human Microbiome (PhylHom), UMR1319 – MICALIS Institute, INRAE Jouy-en-Josas, France)


9:48-10:08 (in English): Today’s Biology: Microbiomes and mental health Dr. Gabriel Lepousez (Institut Pasteur, Gènes et Conscience lab, France)



10:09-10:29 (in English): Today’s Biology: Microbiomes, growth and new open issues in physiology. Dr. François Leulier (Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon (IGFL), Integrative Physiology of Host-Microbes Interactions, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, CNRS UMR5242, Université Claude Bernard Lyon1,INRAE USC1370, France)



10:30-10:50 (in English) : Tomorrow’s Biology: Microbiome and pangenomes : investigating the wars and alliances of microbial genes using AI? Pr. James McInerney (School of Life Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK)



10 :55-11 :15 (in English): Anthropology : ‘Microbiomes, human remains and biopolitics’ Dr. Frédéric Keck (CNRS, Laboratoire d’anthropologie sociale, Paris, France)



11 :16-11 :36 (in English): Anthropology :  Paleomicrobiomes and mummies : challenges and future promises of discoveries Dr. Kerstin Kowarik (Austrian Academy of Sciences)



11 :37-11 :57 (in English): History of Cooking with microbes (Paris, France) : Marie-Claire Frédéric



14 :00-14 :20 (in English): Earth Systems Sciences: Microbiomes and planetary protection Dr. Adriana Błachowicz (NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), Biotechnology and Planetary Protection Group, USC School of Pharmacy, USA)



14 :21-14:41 (in English) : Forensics: Application of microbiome data in forensics – part II Pr. François-Joseph Lapointe (Faculté des arts et des sciences – Département de sciences biologiques, Université de Montréal, Canada)



14 :42-15 :02 (in French): Media: Diffusing knowledge about microbiomes in radio shows. Mme. Caroline Lachowsky (Radio France International, RFI, Paris, France)



15 :03-15 :23 (in French, virtual talk):  Political sciences: Microbiomes and Politics Dr. Guido Girardi (Executive vice-president of the Fundación Desafíos de Futuro, Former President of the Chilean Senate, Santiago, Chile)



15 :24-15 :44 (in English) :  Tomorrow’s Biology: Microbiome stewardship and biodiversity loss Dr. Gabriele Berg (Institute of Environmental Biotechnology, Graz University of Technology (TU Graz), Graz, AUSTRIA ; Department of Microbiome Biotechnology, Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy (ATB) & University of Potsdam, Potsdam, GERMANY)



15 :45-16 :05 (in English): Tomorrow’s Biology: Microbiomes and bioremediation Dr. Lukas Y. Wick (Chair of the UFZ Integration Platform ‘Tapping nature’s potential for sustainable production and a healthy environment’, Department of Environmental Microbiology,Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research GmbH – UFZ, Germany)



16 :10-16 :30 (in English) : Philosophy : Microbiomes and ethics Dr. Lene Lange (BioEconomy Research & Advisory » & associated Technical University of Denmark)



16 :31-16 :51 (in English): Tomorrow’s Biology : Microbiomes and microbial dark matter?  Mr. Duncan Sussfeld (UMR7205, France.)



16 :52-17 :12 : Tomorrow’s Biology: Microbiome and emergent diseases – The Afriobiota project. Pr. Violeta Moya-Alvarez (Laboratory Molecular Microbial Pathogenesis, Pasteur Institute, Inserm Unit 786 , Collège de France, Paris, France.)


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