1st NAS Conference, Sweden 2017


Extended registration deadline:  15th of September!  



This 3-days meeting will include 25 selected talks from abstracts (20 min each) and 2 poster sessions presenting cutting-edge autophagy research in the Nordic and Baltic countries. The conference starts on Monday, October 30th at 14:00 and ends on Wednesday, November 1st at 12:30.

Invited Speakers: 

Breaking News: The 2 Best Posters will receive a Prize of EURO 200 each!   Sponsored by the FEBS Journal

The NAS Board and the Local organizing committee:
Alyona Minina (SLU, Uppsala) , Peter Bozhkov (SLU, Uppsala), Kerstin Dalman (SLU, Uppsala), Pernilla Elander (SLU, Uppsala), Daniel Hofius (SLU, Uppsala), Suayib Üstün (SLU, Uppsala), and Vitaliy Kaminskyy (Karolinska Institutet, Solna).


Location: Sigtuna, the oldest city in Sweden located just 15 minutes from Stockholm-Arlanda Airport.

The registration fee includes conference attendance, all meals, and 2 nights at the hotel, Sigtuna Stora bränbo, which offers a genuine Scandinavian atmosphere in the heart of Sigtuna.

Single room: €360 per person
Double room: €320 per person (sharing room with one other person).
For local participants there is an option to register for conference and meals, excluding hotel accommodation, for a total fee of €210.

Note: For younger researchers (e.g. PhDs/postdocs) there will be the possibility to apply for a NAS travel grant. More info, like the number of travel grants and how to apply will follow.

Registration deadline:  15th of September.

Please transfer your conference fee into the following bank account:

Nordic Autophagy Society
Bank: Nordea
IBAN: FI69 1199 3000 1057 86

Please indicate clearly “Your name” and “your affiliation” when making the transfer.

Note: Payment of the conference fee will lead to a personal membership in the Nordic Autophagy Society (NAS) for 2017. The membership is non-binding, and members may cancel their membership at any time. Memberships can be volounterely renewed in 2018. The exception is for company memberships. For company membership please contact the NAS Board at k.n.engedal@ncmm.uio.no

Registration form


First name:
Last name:
E-mail address:



Name of Principal Investigator:



Participants are expected to present a poster and/or a short talk. Invitations to give a short talk will be based on the abstracts.

Title :
Author(s) and affiliations:

Text (max. 300 words):


Food allergies / other special needs:

Hotel room preference:
Single room
Double room
(due to limited number of single rooms available at the hotel, your preference cannot be absolutely guaranteed)

Wish to share room with:  

Rules of confidentiality
To encourage an open discussion of both published and unpublished material,
audio or video recording of presentations, photography of slides or poster material is prohibited
at the Nordic Autophagy Network Meeting, unless after consent from the contributor. Information
acquired during the meeting should not be distributed, quoted or published unless a written
approval from the contributor has been obtained.
By registering to the meeting, I hereby acknowledge and agree to these restrictions
(tick the box)