2nd International Symposium on Streptococcus agalactiae Disease (ISSAD)

Wednesday 3 November 2021 – Friday 5 November 2021

Time Zone UK (GMT)

GBS Full Value of Vaccines Assessment “Time to Act”

Launch of WHO Report and papers, linked to Meningitis Roadmap

Wednesday 3 November 2021 – 13:00 – 13:30 (GMT): Registration and Welcome online.

This event will be live-streamed here: https://www.who.int/news-room/events/detail/2021/11/03/default-calendar/issad-global-conference-on-group-b-strep

Thursday 4 & 5 November 2021

The conference is now live on the virtual platform to register and take part visit: www.issad.vfairs.com, if you have registered via Eventbrite please use your email address to log in. Thank you

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Time Zone London, UK (GMT)

Morning Afternoon
09:00 – 10:3011:00 – 12:30 Lunch13:30 – 15:0015:30 – 17:00
Day 1 | Wed 3 Nov n/an/an/aPlenary Session: Welcome – Launch of GBS Value Case report results with linked papers – WHO WebstreamPlenary Session: Implications of the evidence – WHO Webstream
Day 2 | Thu 4 NovParallel Session:
Epidemiology Now + Next – Auditorium
Laboratory Now + Next – Break Out A
Parent Power
Break Out B
Plenary Session: Bench to Bedside: Time to Act
– Auditorium
Poster SessionParallel Session:
Immunity and Seroepidemiology Now + Next – Auditorium
From Development to Implementation – Break Out A
Economics Now + NextBreak Out B
Plenary Session: Parents, plus Next Generation Research
Parent Panel
Carol Baker Honorary Lecture’ with Prof. Shabir Madhi – Auditorium
Day 3 | Fri 5 Nov Networking:
Meet the Experts,
Young ISSAD Mixer
Parallel Session:
Vaccines Now + Next – Auditorium
‘Hot Topics’ From the Labs – Break Out A
‘Hot Topics’ Real-World Implications
– Break Out B
Poster SessionPlenary Session:
Group B Strep: what now and what next by 2023? – Auditorium
Add-on session (Gates Foundation): Data – a gamechanger for maternal immunization uptake and coverage – Auditorium

Meet the Experts
Open for your opportunitiesLounge