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TimePie Longevity Forum Agenda
Date: 9 December 2023 (Sat.)-10 December 2023 (Sun.)
Location: Chateau Star River Hotel, Shanghai, China

Day 1
9 December 2023, Saturday

9:00 Forum Opening Remarks


9:10-9:30 Zhou Songyang

Dean, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University

Director, the Anti-Aging Center, Sun Yat-sen University


9:30-9:50 Brian Kennedy

Co-Director, Centre for Healthy Longevity, National University Health System

Targeting Healthy Longevity


9:50-10:10 Ruibao Ren

Director, International Center for Aging and Cancer, Hainan Medical University

Director, Shanghai Institute of Hematology

Clonal Hematopoiesis and Detection & Intervention of Related Diseases


10:10 - 10:30 Coffee Break                                               


10:30 -10:50 Zhenyu Ju

Dean, Institute of Aging and Regenerative Medicine, Jinan University

A Glimpse on Stem Cell and Organ Aging - the general and specific characteristics


10:50-11:10 Baojie Li

Distinguished Professor, Shanghai Jiaotong University

mTOR Signaling and Tissue Stem Cell Aging


11:10-11:30 Jing-dong Jackie Han

Professor, Peking University 

Artificial Intelligence and Aging


11:30-11:50 Weiqi Zhang

Researcher, Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Aging Clock and Intervention


12:00-13:00 Lunch Break

13:00 -13:20 Zhao Wang

Director, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tsinghua University

Ageing, Longevity, and Sirt6

13:20-13:50 John Speakman

Principal Investigator, Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Stepping Stones towards Anti-ageing Drug Discovery


13:50-14:05 Meihong Xu 
Associate Professor and PhD supervisor, Department of Nutrition and Food Hygiene, Health Science Center, Peking University 

Supervisor and Office Director, Beijing Nutrition Society

The Research Findings on Nucleotide Anti-aging


14:05-14:25 Coffee Break

Keynote: Decoding Longevity Animals 14:25- 15:05

14:25-14:45  Steven Austad

Professor, University of Alabama

Senior Scientific Director, the American Foundation for Aging Research (AFAR)

The Most Overlooked but Informative Animal Models for Extending Healthy Human Life


14:45-15:05 Vera Gorbunova

Professor, University of Rochester

Co-director, Rochester Aging Research Center

Mechanisms of Longevity: Lessons from Long-lived Mammals

15:05-15:35 Jyothi Devakumar

Director, Healthspan Action Coalition

Investing in Longevity - the Why and How


15:35-15:55 Coffee Break     

15:55-16:55 Roundtable: Antiaging Industry

Topic: Investing in Longevity, Empowering the Future

Host: Jyothi Devakumar


Luyang Zhang: Professor, Department of International Finance, Fudan University

Siyuan Xu: Director of AbioX Platform, CBC Group

Song Yang: Chief Pharmaceutical Analyst/Head of Pharmaceutical Industry, TianFeng Securities Co., LTD.

Stanislav Skakun: Founder and CEO, BioData Group LLC


16:55-17:10 TimePie Theme Sharing

17:10-17:20 Avi Roy

Ph.D. Biomedical Science, University of Oxford

Co-founder, United to Defeat Aging

​17:20-17:30 Rui Ye

Researcher, Aging Research Center, Uniskin

Day 2
10 December 2023, Sunday

Keynote: Research of the Year 9:00-9:40

9:00-9:20 Yadav Vijay

Assistant Professor, Department of Genetics and development, Columbia University

Taurine Intervention as a Means to Increase Healthy Longevity

9:20-9:40 Nan Hao

Director, Synthetic Biology Institute, University of California San Diego

Engineering Longevity – Computationally-guided Reprogramming of Single-cell Aging

9:40-10:00 Yu-Xuan Lu

Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing

Navigating Toward Safe, Effective, and Practical Geroprotection: Insights from mTOR Therapeutics Intervention


10:00-10:30 Joan Mannick

Co-Founder and CEO, Tornado Therapeutics

Co-founder of resTORbio

Using mTOR Inhibitors to Treat Aging-related Conditions in Humans


10:30-10:50 Coffee Break    

Keynote: NAD+, Mitochondria and Organ Aging 10:50-11:50

10:50-11:10 Gelin Wang

Researcher and Doctoral Supervisor, School of Pharmacy, Tsinghua University

Targeting NAD Metabolism for Neuroprotection


11:10-11:30 Joseph Baur

Professor, University of Pennsylvania

Director, Mouse Phenotyping, Physiology, and Metabolism Core, Diabetes Research Center

Mitochondrial NAD Metabolism


11:30-11:50 Jiankang Liu

Professor and Director, School of Health and Life Sciences, University of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

Director, Institute of Mitochondrial Biology and Medicine, Xi’an Jiaotong University

Where is the Way to the Healthy Longevity— From Alchemy, Clone to Free Radical-Mitochondrial Aging Theory


12:00-13:00 Lunch Break

Keynote: Clinical Practices in Anti-Aging Medicine 13:00-14:00

13:00-13:20 Liangjing Wang

Professor, Zhejiang University

Director, Research Center of Prevention and Treatment of Senescent Disease, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University                                                                                         

Aging-Related Diseases and Intestinal Microecology           

13:20-13:40 Evelyne Bischof

Director, Renji Hospital Jiaotong University, Medical Oncology and Internal Medicine

Healthy Longevity Medicine in the Clinic - Shaping Longevity Medicine in China and Asia-Pacific, Translating Science to Practice, Guidelines and Educating Healthcare Professionals

13:40-14:00 Andrea Maier

Director, the Centre for Healthy Longevity, National University Health System

Evidence Based Interventions to Prolong Health and Lifespan in Humans


14:10-14:30 Coffee Break


14:30-14:50 Xiang Gao

Director, Department of Nutrition and Food Hygiene, School of Public Health, Fudan University

Nutrition and Neurodegenerative Diseases


14:50-15:10 Bjorn Schumacher

Director, Institute for Genome Stability in Ageing and Disease, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne

The Implications and Potential Remedies of Genome Instability in Aging


15:10-15:30 Andrei Seluanov

Professor, University of Rochester

Genome Stability and Longevity


15:30-15:50 Coffee Break    


15:50-16:10 Yang Yu

Professor, Peking University

Director, Clinical Stem Cell Research Center, Peking University Third Hospital

Stem Cell and Reproductive Aging


16:10-16:30 Dario Riccardo Valenzano

Professor, Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Senior Group Leader, the Leibniz Institute on Aging

Evolution and Ecology of Aging


16:30 -16:50 Yu Sun

Researcher, Shanghai Institute of Nutrition and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Human Aging Cell Metabolism Reprogramming and Novel Intervention Strategies for Age-Related Diseases

16:50-17:10 Charles Brenner

Professor and Department Chair, Diabetes and Cancer Metabolism Department, City of Hope

NAD Co-enzymes are Disturbed in Diseases and Conditions of Metabolic Stress: Prospects for Enhanced Resiliency with NAD Boosting

17:10-17:20 Kejun Albert Ying

PhD candidate, Vadim Gladyshev lab, Harvard Medical School

Causal Aging Biomarker as a Tool for Systemic Anti-aging Therapy Screening


17:20-17:30 Bowen Xu

Final year PhD student, Institute of Healthy Ageing, University College London

Trametinib Ameliorates Ageing-associated Gut Pathology in Drosophila Females by Reducing Pol III Activity in Intestinal Stem Cells

December 10th Afternoon

*Biohacking Session

Closed Biohackers Forum with representative guests including Elizabeth Parrish and Stanislav Skakun, and others.


*Evening Banquet/Buffet: After the agenda concludes each day, there will be an evening banquet or buffet provided. The specific dining time will be notified then. Please pay attention to on-site instructions.


*Address of the Forum and Hotel: Chateau Star River Hotel, No.3799, Duhui Road, Minhang, Shanghai China


*TimeCure Longevity Center: We also provide chances to experience machines at our Longevity Center, including sensory deprivation tanks, hyperbaric oxygen chambers, and more. If you are interested, please let us know.

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