Just overall very impressed with how well the technical and the clinical came together. Very relevant.

2016 AGBT Precision Health Attendee

I loved the high scientific content and the intimate nature of the meeting. Everyone was accessible.

2016 AGBT Precision Health Attendee

AGBT 2017
Precision Health Speakers

­­ Euan Ashley, MD, PhD

Stanford University

Lyn Chitty, PhD, MBBS, MRCOG

UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Wendy Chung, MD, PhD

Columbia University Medical Center

Ralph DeBerandinis, MD, PhD

Children’s Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern

Aris N. Economides, PhD

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals

David R FitzPatrick MD, FRCP, FRCPath

University of Edinburgh

Elodie Ghedin, PhD

New York University

Geoffrey S Ginsburg, MD, PhD

Duke University School of Medicine

Professor Gail Jarvik MD, PhD

University of Washington in Seattle

Clara van Karnebeek, MD, PhD, FCCMG

BC Children’s Hospital

Daniel MacArthur, PhD

Harvard Medical School

Alexandra Snyder, MD

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Joyce Tung, PhD


Ignatia B. Van den Veyver, MD

Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital

Advances in Genome Biology and Technology (AGBT) is considered the preeminent genome science and technology conference where top global researchers, leaders and innovators meet to announce new discoveries, cutting edge breakthroughs and to collaborate.

Attend to Learn About:

  • New discoveries in DNA sequencing technologies
  • Experimental and analytic approaches for genomic studies and applications
  • Clinical case studies
  • Ground breaking research
  • The latest breakthroughs in next generation sequencing and how it applies to clinical use
  • The integration of genomics and pharmacogenomics to individualized patient care
  • And to network with top industry leaders

Who Should Attend:

  • Scientists
  • Clinicians
  • Geneticists
  • Oncologists
  • Commercial scientists
  • Business sector leaders
  • Researchers
  • Bioinformaticians
  • All vested parties interested in increasing scientific discovery and momentum of genomics


The Genome Partnership has organized AGBT since 1999.  The Genome Partnership is a not-for-profit organization with a mission to advance research, promote education, and expand commerce in genome science and technology.

AGBT Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship is a great way to showcase your company and products to a focused audience made up of top global leaders, visionaries, and decision makers. AGBT sponsorship allows you to maximize your exposure, raise your profile and achieve your goals before, during and long after the conference. Since its inception, AGBT has been the most sought after avenue to promote the release of a new product and network with current and prospective customers. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Leisa Zigman at leisaz@agbt.org