William Spooner

Head of Innovation
Genomics England
Philipp Nold
Will is currently Head of Innovation at Genomics England with a remit for industry collaboration. His focus is on predicting how linked genomic and clinical data will transform precision medicine R&D. He has a track record of delivering high-impact, innovative informatics solutions; from an award-winning AI framework for systematic data valuation, to tools for genomic analysis in drug development. He has experience in academia from the Sanger Institute, European Bioinformatics Institute and Cold Spring Harbor in the US. In 2008 he founded Eagle Genomics and was CTO and CSO for ten years.


October 30 2019, 09:30
 - 10:00
Stream Keynote Address: Embedding Genomics Into Development And Trial Design