GENERAL MEETING

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2021 Agenda

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Monday, March 1, 2021

SESSION I: Eric Green, Director, National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), Session Chair

10:00 a.m. –10:20 a.m.

Bert Vogelstein
Co-Director of the Ludwig Center at John Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center and an Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

10:20 a.m. –10:25 a.m.

Live Q&A

10:30 a.m. –10:50 a.m.

Catherine Brownstein
Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital

10:50 a.m. –10:55 a.m

Live Q&A

11:00 a.m. –11:20 a.m.

Josh Denny
Chief Executive Officer of the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Research Program

11:20 a.m. –11:25 a.m.

Live Q&A

11:30 p.m. –11:45 p.m.

*Alex Swarbrick
Garvan Institute of Medical Research
 “A Multi-omic single cell and spatial atlas of breast cancer reveals stromal suppression of anti-cancer immunity”

11:45 p.m.–12:00 p.m.

*Dylan Swarbrick
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Robust decomposition of cell type mixtures in spatial transcriptomics”

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m

Lunch and Exhibits/Virtual Lab

Abstract Selected Talk *

Monday, March 1, 2021 (Afternoon)

SESSION II: Beth Shapiro, University of California, Santa Cruz, Session Chair

12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.

Eddie Holmes
University of Sydney and Sydney Medical School

12:50 p.m. –12:55 p.m

Live Q&A

1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.

Cheryl Hayashi
Curator, Professor and Director of Comparative Biology Research, American Museum of Natural History

1:20 p.m. –1:25 p.m

Live Q&A

Major Sponsor Workshops

1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

NanoString Gold Workshop

2:15 p.m. – 2:40 p.m.

New England Biolabs Silver Workshop

2:45 p.m.  – 3:10 p.m.

Twist Bioscience Silver Workshop

3:15 p.m. –4:40 p.m.

Beckman Coulter Silver Workshop

4:40 p.m. –6:00 p.m.

Posters

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 (Morning)

SESSION III: Kim Doheny, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Session Chair

10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.

Gregg Semenza
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

10:20 a.m. – 10:25 a.m

Live Q&A

10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.

Eimear Kenny
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

10:50 a.m. – 10:55 a.m

 Live Q&A

11:00 a.m. –11:20 a.m.

TBD

11:20 a.m. –11:25 a.m.

Live Q&A

11:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

*Jason Klein

University of Washington

“A systematic evaluation of the design and context dependencies of massively parallel reporter assays”

11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

*Andrew Yang

Department of Neurology, Stanford University

“A Spatial Transcriptome Atlas of the Human Brain Vasculature in Alzheimer’s Disease”

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lunch and Exhibits/Virtual Lab

Tuesday, March 2, 2021 (Afternoon)

SESSION IV: John McPherson, University of California, Davis, Session Chair

12:30 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.

Jef Boeke
Founding Director of the Institute for Systems Genetics at New York University Langone Medical Center

12:50 p.m. – 12:55 p.m

Live Q&A

1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m

Neville Sanjana
New York Genome Center and New York University

1:20 p.m. – 1:25 p.m

Live Q&A

Bronze Sponsor Talks

1:30 p.m. – 1:50 p.m.

PacBio

1:5O p.m. – 2:10 p.m.

Qiagen

2:10 p.m.  – 2:30 p.m.

10X

2:30 p.m.  – 2:45 p.m.

Vizgen

2:45 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m.

DNA Script

3:00 p.m.  – 3:45 p.m.

ROSALIND

3:45 p.m. –  4:00 p.m.

Codexis

4:00 p.m.   – 5:30 p.m.

Posters

Abstract Selected Talk *

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 (Morning)

SESSION V: Martin Hirst, University of British Columbia, Session Chair

10:00 a.m. –10:20 a.m.

Samantha Morris
Washington University School of Medicine

10:20 a.m. –10:25 a.m.

Live Q&A

10:30 a.m. –10:50 a.m.

John Greally
Albert Einstein College of Medicine and New York Genome Center

10:50 a.m. –10:55 a.m.

Live Q&A

11:00 a.m. –11:20 a.m.

Detlev Arendt
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

11:20 a.m. –11:25 a.m.

Live Q&A

11:30 p.m. –12:00 p.m.

Flash Talks-Highlighted abstracts selected by our Scientific Organizing Committee

12:00 p.m.–12:30 p.m.

Lunch and Exhibits/Virtual Lab

Abstract Selected Talk *

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 (Afternoon)

SESSION VI: Stacey Gabriel, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Session Chair

12:30 p.m.  – 12:50 p.m.

Jin Billy Li
Stanford

12:50 p.m.  – 12:55 p.m.

Live Q&A

1:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

*Chris Mason
Weill Cornell Medicine

“High-plex spatial profiling of COVID-19 lung tissue reveals alterations in interferon signaling associated with high COVID infection distinct from Influenza infection”

1:15 p.m.  –1:30 p.m.

*Jinyue Liu
Genome Institute of Singapore

“Integrative analysis of single-cell transcriptomics with multiplexed RNA imaging for mapping autism pathophysiology”

Bronze Sponsor Talks

1:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Perkin Elmer

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Rebus

2:00 p.m.  – 2:15 p.m.

Illumina

2:15 p.m.  – 2:30 p.m.

IDT

2:30 p.m.  – 2:45 p.m.

Twinstrand

Abstract Selected Talk *

SESSION VII: Late Breaking

2:45 p.m.  – 3:00 p.m.

TBD

3:00 p.m. –  3:15 p.m.

TBD

3:15 p.m .–   3:30 p.m.

TBD

3:30 p.m. –  3:45 p.m.

TBD

3:45 p.m. –  4:00 p.m.

TBD

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