Arturo Falaschi Conference “ICGEB DNA Tumour Virus Meeting”

Trieste, Italy

16 – 21 July 2024

Scientific Organisers

Lawrence Banks and Miranda Thomas (ICGEB, Trieste, Italy)

Meeting Secretariat

ICGEB Meetings and Courses Unit
Tel: +39-040-3757333 
Fax: +39-040-226555
Email: [email protected] 


  • Replication
  • Gene Expression
  • Transformation
  • Virions and Entry
  • Virus-Host Interactions
  • DNA Damage and Cell Growth
  • Pathogenesis

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Deadline for financial assistance application:
15 March 2024

Deadline for abstract submission:
30 April 2024
Short talks will be selected from submitted abstracts

Deadline for registration:
Early – 30 April 2024
Regular – 2 July 2024




Early registration fee: Euro 920
Regular registration fee: Euro 1,020

Registration fee includes attendance at the meeting, Book of abstracts and all coffee breaks, lunches, dinners, welcome reception and closing banquet.

Accompanying persons are also welcome. The accompanying person’s fee is Euro 350  which covers dinners, welcome reception and closing banquet. It does not include access to scientific / poster sessions.

Cancellations must be notified to the Organising Secretariat, in writing, no later than 24 June 2024 (midday Trieste time) and will be subject to a handling fee of Euro 50. After this date refunds cannot be guaranteed.

Deadline for EARLY registration: 15 April 2024 (midday, CEST time)
Deadline for registration: 2 July 2024 (midday, CEST time)

Financial Assistance

Nationals of ICGEB Member States are eligible to apply for an ICGEB grant covering registration fee, accommodation for the duration of the Meeting and meals as per programme; travel is not funded. Applicants submitting, and willing to present, an abstract will be favourably considered.

Deadline for applications: 15 March 2024 (midday, CEST time)

Meeting Schedule

Tuesday 16th July
1500 onwards. Meeting Registration
1700 Session 1: Virions and Virus Entry
1930 Welcome Reception – Caffè degli Specchi

Wednesday 17th July
0830 Session 2: Gene Expression
1240 Lunch
1400 Session 3: Replication
1645 Poster Session 1
1930 Dinner

Thursday 18th July
0830 Session 4: Virus Host Interactions 1
1215 Lunch
1345 Special Lecture
1445 Session 5: Pathogenesis
1900 Dinner

Friday 19th July
0830 Session 6: DNA Damage and Cell Growth
1200 Lunch
1345 Session 7: Transformation 1
1700 Poster Session 2
1945 Dinner

Saturday 20th July
0830 Session 8: Virus Host Interactions 2
1210 Lunch
1345 Session 9: Transformation 2
1700 Closure of Meeting
1900 Aperitivi and Banquet


Abstract Submission Deadline is 30 April 2024

Your research may be presented either as a talk or as a poster; the presenting author must REGISTER for the meeting BEFORE submitting an Abstract. Abstracts should focus on unpublished material.

Download the Abstract Form here Download Abstract Form

To submit your Abstract, send the completed form by email to [email protected] before 30th April 2024. Any communications regarding the abstract will be sent to the email address that you write on the Abstract Form.


You should reserve your room directly with the hotel or through a booking agency.  Special DNA Tumour Virus Meeting rates are available at the following hotels: 

4* Hilton Doubletree, king room €222 per night  
Use this link: ICGEB Special Rate to access the DNATV24 special rate 

4* The Modernist Hotel, double room single use €160 per night mention the ICGEB DNATV conference to access this rate 

3* Hotel Roma, double room single use €93 per night mention the ICGEB DNATV conference to access this rate 

3* Hotel Alla Posta, double room single use €125 per night  
to access this rate contact us directly at [email protected]  

Meeting Location

Stazione Marittima
Molo Bersaglieri, 3

34123 Trieste, ITALY