VIB conference: 'Revolutionizing Next-Generation Sequencing: Tools and Technologies'

Jan/15 09:00 - Jan/16 18:00
Leuven, Belgium
Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 09:00 to Friday, January 16, 2015 - 18:00

Leuven, Belgium

We would like to invite you to ‘Revolutionizing Next-Generation Sequencing: Tools and Technologies’, a VIB conference taking place in the heart of Europe (Leuven, Belgium) from 15-16 January, 2015.
The meeting features several top scientists in the field, as well as many companies advancing the state of the art in NGS. The meeting will include sessions on Population Sequencing, Sample Prep, Next-Gen Platforms, Single-Cell Genomics, Epigenomics, Next-Gen Transcriptomics, and Bioinformatics.
Join us for great talks and networking with colleagues in the field!



Jan Korbel, Jun Wang, Eske Willerslev, David Jaffe, Mark Akeson, Evan Eichler, Fuchou Tang, Mats Nilsson, Ido Amit, Chuan He, Ryan Lister, Jin Billy Li, James Eberwine, James Taylor, Peter Van Loo


Radoje Drmanac (Complete Genomics), Max Van Min (Cergentis), Gordon Hamilton (Picoseq), Johnsee Lee (Personal Genomics), Paul Schaffer (Roche), Cameron Frayling (Base4), David Johnson (Gigagen), Jay West (Fluidigm), Tobias Ost (Cambridge Epigenetix), Sharon Squazzo (Diagenode), Annabelle Gerard (HiFiBio), Alexander Seitz (Lexogen), Gary Schroth (Illumina), Mikael Samuelsson (Spatial Transcriptomics), Steve Turner (Pacific Biosciences), Han Cao (BioNano Genomics), John Oliver (Nabsys), Mike Furness (DNAnexus), Pieter van Rooyen (Edico Genome)

Members of the organizing committee

Mark Veugelers, VIB Headquarters, Gent
Peter Verhasselt, VIB Nucleomics Core Facility, Leuven
Albena Jordanova, VIB Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Antwerp
Halina Novak, VIB Headquarters, Gent
Evy Vierstraete, VIB Headquarters, Gent

Early registration dealine: 15 Dec 2014
Abstract submission deadline: 15 Dec 2014

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