Keynote Lectures

At ISCOMS, renowned keynote lecturers will tell you all about the influential research that they perform. In their lectures they will share their knowledge and experiences with you. They are internationally respected for their novel research which often led to a breakthrough. The topics of the speakers differ and will cover broad fields of interesting research. We hope their research will stimulate and fascinate you in your own research activitiesBelow you can find the keynote lectures for ISCOMS 2021. More will follow! 

Prof. Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe MD

Prof. Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe MD

Understanding cellular oxygen sensing mechanisms: implications for medicine

Prof. Jaap Seidell PhD

Prof. Jaap Seidell PhD

The effect of information accessibility on health in different parts of the world

Prof. Marion Koopmans DVM PhD

Prof. Marion Koopmans DVM PhD

The Rapidly Evolving World of Emerging Viruses

Prof. Ellen Roche PhD

Prof. Ellen Roche PhD

Therapeutic strategies for cardiac disease using soft materials, structures and devices

Previous keynote lectures of ISCOMS


Prof. Mario R. Capecchi PhD

Prof. Andrea B. Maier MD PhD

Prof. Henning Schliephake MD DDS PhD

Prof. Hein A.M. Daanen MD PhD 


Prof. Ugur Sahin MD PhD

Prof. Dick Swaab MD PhD

Clara van Karnebeek, MD PhD FCCMG

Willem Herter


Esther Consten MD PhD, Robotic surgery

Prof. Ben L. Feringa PhD, Nobel Laureate 2016

Sir Tim R.T. Hunt PhD, Nobel Laureate 2001


Prof. Stefan Hell PhD, Nobel Laureate 2014

Prof. Cisca Wijmenga PhD, Spinoza Prize Winner 2015

Maura Arsiero PhD


Prof. Martin Chalfie PhD, Nobel Laureate 2008

Prof. Carl Figdor PhD, Spinoza Prize 2006

Chad E. Bouton, Battelle’s Inventor of the year 2010

Nicola Petrosillo MD PhD


Prof. Ada E. Yonath PhD, Nobel Laureate 2009

Prof. Albert van den Berg PhD, Spinoza Prize 2009

Christopher K. Breuer MD, Jacobsen Promising Investigator Award


Prof. Matti Mintz PhD

Prof. Bengt Fadeel MD PhD

William E. Cohn MD