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International Congress Committees

MDS would like to acknowledge the following committees for their help developing the 2024 International Congress:


International Congress Oversight Committee

Chair: Claudia Trenkwalder

Committee Members:

  • David Burn
  • Francisco Cardoso
  • Victor Fung
  • Christopher Goetz
  • Wassilios Meissner

Ad-Hoc Members:

  • Andrew Siderowf
  • Maria Stamelou

Congress Scientific Program Committee

Chair: Maria Stamelou
Co-Chair: Andrew Siderowf

Committee Members:

  • Roy Alcalay
  • Michiko Bruno
  • David Burn
  • Francisco Cardoso
  • Jonathan Carr
  • William Dauer
  • Steven Frucht
  • Victor Fung
  • Taku Hatano
  • Han-Joon Kim
  • Gabor Kovacs
  • Manju Kurian
  • Simon Lewis
  • Chien-Hsing Lin


  • Davide Martino
  • Niccolo Mencacci
  • Shivam Mittal
  • Fransesca Morgante
  • Huw Morris
  • Pramod Pal
  • Irena Rektorova
  • Maria Rodriguez-Oroz
  • Mayela Rodriguez-Violante
  • Harini Sarva
  • Laura Silveira-Moriyama
  • Claudia Trenkwalder
  • Elina Tripoliti

Congress Local Organizing Committee

Chairs: Matthew Stern, Andrew Siderowf

Committee Members

  • Alice Chen-Plotkin
  • Molly Cincotta
  • Nabila Dahodwala
  • John Duda
  • Dan Kremens
  • Ian Walker
  • Tsao-Wei Liang
  • Dan Weintraub

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