Program

Scientific Training – Slane Castle and RockFarm

Sunday June 16th 2019

Arrival at Slane Castle and RockFarm

12- 2PM Reception Slane RockFarm

3-6 PM  “Introduction to Neuroscience and Brain Disorders” Dr. Daniela Tropea_SlaneRockFarm

6-8 PM Dinner SlaneRockFarm

Monday June 17th 2019 – Lectures at Slane RockFarm

9-11 AM “Computational tools and AI for the analysis of mechanisms in Brain Disorders ” Dr. Kongfatt Wong-Lin

11 AM-1 PM “Imaging in Brain Disorders” Dr. Claire Kelly

1-2 PM Box-Lunch SlaneRockFarm

2-4 PM “The Microbiome and its role in Brain Disorders” Prof. John Cryan

4-4.30 PM Break

4.30 PM-6.30 PM “Models to study Brain Disorders” Prof. John Mason

7-9 PM Dinner Slane RockFarm

Tuesday June 18th 2019 – Lectures at Slane Castle

9-11 AM “Firing Homeostasis in Neural Circuits: From Basic Principles to Malfunctions”. Prof. Inna Slutsky

11 AM-1 PM “Plasticity and Brain Disorders “ Prof. Kevin Fox

1-2 PM Box-Lunch  Slane Castle

2-4 PM “Discovery and development of new therapeutic modalities for brain disorders” Dr Omar Khwaja

4-4.30 PM Break

4.30-6.30 PM Workshop- Data Analysis Dr. Kongfatt Wong-Lin

7-9 PM Dinner Slane RockFarm

Wednesday June 19th 2019 – Lectures at Slane Castle

9-11 AM “Nanomaterials to meet multiple targets in nerve tissue repair: stimulating, replacing and re-directing axon growth”. Prof. Laura Ballerini

11 AM-1 PM “OMICS studies in Brain disorders”. Prof. Willeke van Roon

1-2 PM Box-Lunch  SlaneCastle

2-4 PM “Success and Failure in Drug Discovery: The industry perspective” Dr. Jina Swartz

4-4.30 PM Break

4.30-6.30 PM Workshop2- Epigenetics Prof. D. Henshall and Dr. Gary Brennan

7-9 PM Dinner Slane RockFarm

Thursday June 20th 2019 – Lectures at Slane Castle

9-11 AM “Stress, Immune function and their role in Brain Disorders”. Prof. Scott Russo

11 AM-1 PM  “Molecular Changes across Brain Disorders” Prof. Claudia Bagni

1-2 PM Box-Lunch  Slane Castle

2-3 PM “Rare diseases and the quest to bring transformative therapies to patients”. Dr. Meghan Thorne Miller

3-5 PM  Students presentations

6-8 PM  Dinner Slane Castle

Friday June 21st 2019

9-11 AM Evaluation and Feedback

11-1 PM Transfer to TCD Campus

1-2 PM Lunch

3-6 PM Introductions – Tangent team

Team selection and group exercise – Dr. Karl Thomas, Tangent, Trinity’s Ideas workspace

Opportunity recognition – reframing problems

7-9 PM Dinner_TBA

Innovation Training – Tangent, Trinity’s Ideas Workspace

Saturday June 22nd 2019 – Workshop in Tangent, 1st Floor Trinity Business School

10 AM-1 PM AM Design Sprint: User journeys/empathy mapping – Jess Hayden

1-2 PM Lunch

2-5 PM Independent work on project

7-9 PM Dinner_TBA

Sunday June 23rd 2019 – Workshop in Tangent, 1st Floor Trinity Business School

10 AM-1 PM AM Design Sprint: Prototyping/Story-boarding – Jess Hayden

1-2 PM Lunch

2-5 PM Independent group work

7-9 PM Dinner_TBA

Monday June 24th 2019 – Workshop in Tangent, 1st Floor Trinity Business School

9.30 AM-11 AM Introduction to the Lean Canvas – Tangent Team

11-1 PM  Story-telling for Success  – Dr Karl Thomas

1-2 PM Lunch

2-5PM    Exploring Failure  – Dr Karl Thomas, Group work

7-9 PM Dinner_TBA

Tuesday June 25th 2019 – Workshop in Tangent, 1st Floor Trinity Business School

9.30 AM-11.00 PM  Healthcare Entrepreneur – guest speaker

11 AM – 12:30 PM Pitching competition with judging panel

12:30 PM                Closing remarks