Invited Speakers » Past Speakers Past Speakers Past Speakers 2017 Dr Sonja Best National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Prof Anthony Capon University of Sydney - Public Lecture Speaker Dr Pascale Cossart Institut Pasteur - Rubbo Orator Sue Merkel Cornell University - Keynote Speaker Dr Robin Patel Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research Dr Bill Petri University of Virginia Prof Mariagrazia Pizza GSK Vaccines, Siena, Italy - Bazeley Oration Prof Chris Sassetti University of Massachusetts Medical School A/Prof Christian Voolstra King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Prof Bart Weimer University of California, Davis - Snowdon Oration Speakers subject to change. Please check back for updates. Past Speakers 2016 Prof Dan Andersson Upsalla University Dr Brian Conlon Northeastern University, Boston Prof Anna Durbin Johns Hopkins Prof Peter Hawkey University of Birmingham Prof Anne Kelso - Rubbo Orator NHMRC Assoc Prof Susan Lynch University of California San Francisco Prof Victor Nizet University of California San Diego Speakers subject to change. Please check back for updates. Past Speakers 2015 Chantal Abergel CNRS-AMU, France Chris Baggoley Chief Medical Officer, Department of Health, Australia Judith Berman Tel Aviv University, Israel Jorge Galan Yale University, USA Stephen Giovannoni Oregon State University Janet Jansson - Rubbo Orator & Public Lecture Speaker Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA Yoshihiro Kawaoka - Bazeley Orator University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA & University of Tokyo, Japan Stefan Schwarz Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Germany Speakers subject to change. Please check back for updates. Past Speakers 2014 Prof Anne Dell Imperial College London Dr Brett Finlay University of British Columbia Prof Benjamin Howden University of Melbourne (Fenner Orator) Prof Sheila Lukeheart University of Washington School of Medicine Prof Patrick McGovern University of Pennsylvania Museum Sir Gustav Nossal Public Lecturer Prof Vincent Racaniello Mt. Sinai School of Medicine of CUNY Prof Rino Rappuoli Novartis Vaccines & Diagnostics Prof Roy Robins-Browne University of Melbourne (Rubbo Orator) Dr Linfa Wang CSIRO Speakers subject to change. Please check back for updates.