The 8th Genomics & Big Data Summit to be held on June 6-7, 2018 in San Diego, CA, has four focus areas to discuss the developments and challenges in the popular omics areas listed below. Representatives from big pharma, academic institutions, and government research labs will present data on advances in new technology and case studies on therapeutic targets, molecular diagnostics, and integration of complex data.
We encourage you to sign up for a summit pass in order to get the most comprehensive look at research, technology, and application in the field of omics. In addition to scientific presentations, dedicated networking sessions will allow you to form connections with numerous representatives from their respective institutions. Please join us for the opportunity to listen to recent updates and share ideas with colleagues.
Joint Plenary Sessions:
- Opening Keynote Session – Historical Perspective & Current State of the Industry
- Round Table Discussions
- Evening Reception and Poster Session
- Breakfast with Mentors from Academia and Industry
- Lunch Session – Ethical Challenges of Big Data and Genomics Application
- Award Ceremony & Closing Keynote Session – Predictions for the Future
Next Generation Sequencing
- RNA and DNA sequencing including Single Cell Analysis
- Clinical Diagnostic Sequencing and Emerging Technologies
Big Data Bioinformatics
- Big Data Collection, Curation and Sharing
- Bioinformatics Enabling Precision Medicine
CRISPR & Genome Engineering
- CRISPR Technologies and Regulation of Gene Expression
- Therapeutics Application of CRISPR and Genome Engineering
We look forward to seeing you in San Diego!
The 2018 Advisory Committee
|2018 Advisory Board Members|
|Richard McCombie, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory|
|Leah Lowthorp, Center for Genetics and Society|
|John Oliver, Nabsys 2.0|
|Jeffery Schloss, Independent Scientist|
|Alex Sherman, MGH, Harvard Medical School|
|Satish Medicetty, GTCbio|
Amber Kempf at 626-256-6405 or amber.kempf [at] gtcbio.com
The 2018 sponsor recruitment is currently in process.
Please come back and visit this page for updates.
BELOW ARE THE SPONSORS FROM 2017
Viracor Eurofins provides clinical trial biomarker testing services with expertise in custom assay transfer, design and validation for phase I-IV trials. Our CAP/CLIA and NY state accredited laboratory has over 30 years of experience in molecular testing, immune response monitoring, vaccine safety/efficacy assessment, allergy and hypersensitivity testing.
Cancer Genetics Inc. (CGI; Nasdaq: CGIX) is a leader in enabling precision medicine in oncology from bench to bedside through the use of oncology biomarkers and molecular testing. CGI is developing a global footprint with locations in the US, India and China. The Company offers a comprehensive range of laboratory services that provide critical genomic and biomarker information. Its state-of-the-art reference labs are CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited in the US and have licensure from several states including New York State. CGI has established strong clinical research collaborations with major cancer centers such as Memorial Sloan Kettering, The Cleveland Clinic, Mayo Clinic, Keck School of Medicine at USC and the National Cancer Institute.