République Française Inserm
Institut thématique Immunologie, inflammation, infectiologie et microbiologie

Institut Pasteur - COVID-19: Advances and Remaining Challenges

Institut Pasteur organises :

COVID-19 : Advances and Remaining Challenges 


29th September - 1st October, 2021

Institut Pasteur, Paris

Conference held on site and simultaneously live-streamed


Access the preliminary programme

Online registration is now open at a fee.
Virtual conference: 60 ¤ (standard), 50 ¤ (Pastorian),
On site conference: 360 ¤ (standard), 120 ¤ (student), 150 ¤ (Pastorian). 

The latest information on the Institut Pasteur website.  


Context :

The conference will bring together experts on COVID-19 from around the globe. Leading researchers and clinicians will cover the main advances and remaining challenges in virology, clinical presentations and management, epidemiology, and vaccinology for COVID-19. The conference will take place at the Institut Pasteur in Paris, France and will be livestreamed. 


Invited speakers

Salim Abdool Karim, CAPRISA, South Africa

Florence Ader, Inserm, France

Galit Alter, Harvard-T.H. Chan, United States

Brigitte Autran, Sorbonne Université, France

Wendy Barclay, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Simon Cauchemez, Institut Pasteur, France

Vittoria Colizza, Inserm, France

Neil Ferguson, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Arnaud Fontanet, Institut Pasteur, France

Christophe Fraser, Oxford University, United Kingdom

Peter Horby, Oxford University, United Kingdom

Akiko Iwasaki, Yale University, United States

Marion Koopmans, Erasmus Medical Center, The Netherlands

Sai Li, Tsinghua University, China

Susan Michie, University College London, United Kingdom

Mayssam Nehme, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Switzerland

Andrew Rambaut, University of Edimburgh, United Kingdom

Aaron Ring, Yale University, United States

Jesús Rodríguez-Baño, Former President of ECCMID,

Olivier Schwartz, Institut Pasteur, France

Derek Smith, Cambridge University, United Kingdom

Julia Stowe, Public Health England (TBC), United Kingdom

Rochelle Walensky, Director, US CDC, United States

Yazdan Yazdanpanah, ANRS | Maladies infectieuses émergentes / Inserm, France


Registration fees

Virtual Conference Standard registration: 60 ¤
Virtual Conference Pastorian registration: 50 ¤

A pre-registration is available for those who wish to register to the on-site conference: 

Please also note that due to the sanitary crisis, the holding of the on-site conference will only be known by September 15, 2021. Only after this date, the registration confirmation, and access to online paiement will be possible.