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Schedule

We have a wonderful program arranged. Access to all sessions/workshops, lunches and networking reception are included in your registration fee.

This is a draft schedule that may change at a later time however the start time end end times of the symposium will remain the same.

Monday 25th May 2020

  • Registration 8.30 - 10.30 
  • Pre-meeting Workshop(s) 9.00 - 10.30 
  • Official Symposium Opening - 11.00 
  • Networking Reception 18.30 - 20.30

Tuesday 26th May

  • Symposium Continues 8.30 - 18.00

Wednesday 27th May

  • Symposium Continues 8.30 - 17.00
  • Symposium End 17.00 

 

While we work on the program you may view the program from the last event to get an idea of what it may be like

Proposed Topics

SEQUENCING TECHNOLOGIES

  • Single Cell Sequencing / Technologies
  • Single molecule sequencing
  • Long- read sequencing
  • Long-read RNA sequencing
  • Emerging or novel technolgies for variant detection
  • Non-SNV type of variants

VARIANT INTERPRETATION IN PRACTICE
 

  • Update on ClinGen Recommendations to the ACMG-AMP system
SOFTWARE, DATABASES, BIOINFORMATICS
 
  • High-throughput clinical systems
  • ClinGen interpretation system
  • Artificial intelligence in data systems related to genomics
  • Ensembl
  • In-house vs commercial interpretation software
  • Block-chain (or other secure systems) technology for genomic/patient data storage
  • Variants and electronic medical records
  • Big data/databases/Cloud Genomics
  • Impact of FDA recognition of selected variant databases

APPLICATIONS

  • Rethinking population screening & Testing Guidelines
  • Cancers:Colorectal & BRCA
  • Editing (CRISPR/Cas9)
  • Epigenetics
  • Metagenomics

LARGE PROJECTS

  • 10,000 animals project
  • Genomics England
  • All of Us

OTHER...

  • Frontiers of direct to consumer testing
  • & more...

Sponsors & Exhibitors