Attracting leading experts & the brightest minds in the industry to educate, inform and excite our attendees.

The following were confirmed speakers for the 2019 Series.

Scientific Director
Grünenthal GmbH
Senior Scientist
Professor of Chemistry, Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
George Washington University
Research Director, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Laboratory of Biofunctional Chemistry, UMR7199
University of Strasbourg
Associate Professor
University Sorbonne Paris Cite and Saint-Louis Hospital
Science Leader
National Measurement Laboratory
Postdoc, Developmental Biology and Stem Cell Research
Hubrecht Institute
Postdoc, Developmental Biology and Stem Cell Research
Hubrecht Institute
Specialist Scientist, Genomic Services and Development Unit
National Infection Service
Senior Process Improvement Officer at High-Throughput Genomics, WCHG
Beckman Coulter / Labcyte
University of Oxford
Senior Research Associate
CRUK Cambridge Institute
Principal Investigator
University Medical Center Groningen
Senior Scientist Genetic Toxicology, R&D, Clinical Pharmacology & Safety Sciences
Division Head
National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
Director of Bioinformatics
Genomics England
R&D Leader Molecular Biology
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
CellSorter Scientific
Assistant Professor
Utrecht University
Associate Principal Scientist, Discovery Biology
Institut Pasteur
Professor and Director, Cellular Engineering
The Jackson Laboratory
Formatted Investigator BioImaging-UK, In Vitro/In Vivo Translation, RD Platform Technology & Service
Data Science Site Head in Chemical Biology and Therapeutics
Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research Chemical Biology and Therapeutics
Head of Product Development & Marketing
R&D Vice President, Reagent Service Business Unit, GenScript Corp.
Director, AMBR-Consulting formerly MHRA Senior Quality Assessor for Biologics and CAT member
AMBR Consulting Ltd
Postdoctoral Fellow
Karolinska Institute
Associate Professor and Hon. Consultant Neurologist
Head of Research, Belfer Cancer for Applied Cancer Science
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Scientist. Institute of Physiological Chemistry & German Resilience Center (DRZ) GmbH
University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
Senior Product Manager & Scientific Support Specialist
Takara Bio
Senior Scientist
Lecturer and Group Leader in Genomic Medicine and Bioinformatics, Co-Lead for the Genomic Medicine Education Programme, Deputy Theme Lead/Scientific Director
NIHR Sheffield Biomedical Research Centre/Sheffield Bioinformatics Core
Consultant Clinical Scientist, National Infection Service
Public Health England
Senior Application Specialist Bioinformatics
Roche Diagnostics
Specialist ScientistGenomic Services and Development UnitNational Infection Service
Public Health England
Full Professor in Molecular Oncological Pathology and Senior Clinical Scientist in Molecular Pathology
University Medical Center Groningen
European Regional Sales Specialist
Bio-Rad Laboratories Ltd
Associate Director
Senior Project Manager
10X Genomics
Principal Investigator
University of Cambridge
Scientist, VIB Center for Cancer Biology (CCB), Laboratory for Molecular Cancer Biology, Department of Oncology
Professor of Genomics
Technical University of Dresden
Human Data Coordinator
Senior Research Associate
University College London
Global Market Development Scientist-Gene Editing Tools
Professor of Molecular Biology and Director of the Institute of Biomembranes and Bioenergetics of the National Research Council
University of Bari
Research director, Head of InBio lab
INRIA and Institut Pasteur
Scientific and Managing Director
Head of Department of Genetic Engineering and Model Validation
Charles River
Sir Henry Wellcome Post-Doctoral Fellow
Wellcome Sanger Institute, Wellcome Genome Campus
Managing Director
Senior Lecturer
Hôpital Européen Georges-Pompidou
Principle Investigator, Department of Molecular Biology
Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Senior Scientist in Dept of Inflam/Onco
Staff Scientist
The Institute of Cancer Research
Genetic Laboratory Director
Repromeda Biology Park
Product Manager
Mission Bio
VIB - KULeuven
Senior Director, Broad Genomics Alliance Management
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Senior Research Director, Professor
INRA, University of Manchester
Higher Scientific Officer
The Institute of Cancer Research
Trainee Scientist
London North Genomic Laboratory Hub
Associate Professor
Erasmus University Medical Centre Rotterdam (Erasmus MC)
Applications Manager
Beckman Coulter / Labcyte
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Team Lead Computational Biology
Janssen Pharmaceutica
Head, Laboratory for Epigenetics and Environment
Centre National de Recherche en Genomique Humain (CNRGH)
Instructor /Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Division of Medical Genetics, Massachusetts General
Principal Clinical Scientist
Exeter Genomics Laboratory
cytena GmbH
Head of Science at Synthego
Consultant Clinical Scientist, Clinical Lead Immunology and Director of Cell Therapy
Camelia Botnar Laboratories/Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust
Group Leader, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science
Radboud Institute for Molecular Life Sciences
Product Manager
TTP Labtech
Associate Professor and Director of BrainStem - Center for Excellence in Neuroscience
University of Copenhagen
Field Application Manager Functional Genomics
Integrated DNA Technologies
Professor of Cancer Medicine
Imperial College London
Head Translational Genomics Unit
Lund University Cancer Center
FE Clinical Cancer Genomics
Vice President, Immunology Department
Director, Genome Modification Facility
Harvard University
Associate Director, R&D
Takara Bio USA, Inc.
Senior Product Manager
Takara Bio
Chief Executive Officer
Staff Scientist
Chief Technology Officer
Samplix ApS
Professor and Director of Data Science and Engineering
The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Biosustainability, Technical University of Denmark
Senior Researcher
Professor of Molecular Systems Biology
Estonian Centre for Synthetic Biology, University of Tartu
Associate Professor
Technical University of Denmark
Professor, Department of Biotechnology
University of Verona
Associate Director
VectorBuilder GmbH
Principal Bioinformatician
Wellcome Sanger Institute
Sapienza University - Sant'Andrea Hospital Roma Italy
Chief Executive Officer
Single Cell Discoveries
Genetic Analysis Team Leader Open Targets
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Staff Computational Biologist
10X Genomics
Lead NGS Analyst
Alacris Theranostics GmbH
Scientific Software Engineer
ETH Zürich, D-BSSE
Senior Clinical Scientist
London North Genomic Laboratory Hub
Clinical Bioinformatician
Public Health England
Field Applications Specialist
Professor, Interdisciplinary Chair of Systems and Synthetic Biology
University of Brunel
Professor for Experimental Surgical Oncology
Heinrich-Heine University Dusseldorf (HHU), Germany
Associate Principal Scientist, Molecular Profiling Team
Head of Genomics, Senior R&D Expert
Nestlé Research
Field Application Scientist
Technical Sales Specialist
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Field Application Manager NGS
Integrated DNA Technologies
Vice President of Safety and Security, iGEM Foundation; Senior Researcher, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford
iGEM Foundation and University of Oxford
Principal Investigator
Leiden University Medical Center
Senior Director, Antibody Discovery
Kymab Ltd
Scientific Investigator
Professor Bioinformatics and Genomics Unit
Molecular Biotechnology Center
Research Director
Emendo Biotherapeutics
Project Leader
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI)
Chief Corporate Market Development
Menarini Silicon Biosystems
Professor, R&D Director, TFTAK
TTU, Tallinn, Estonia
Professor of Human Genetics
University of Leicester
Senior Principal Scientist
Sales Manager
King's College London
Professor of Biological Engineering and Director, Synthetic Biology Center
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Associate Principal Genomics Scientist and Team Leader
ACD Product Manager, EMEA
Professor of Genomics
University of Southampton
Senior Bioinformatician, NIHR BRC Genomics Research Platform, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
Kings College London School of Medicine
Director Support, EMEA
Celsee Diagnostics
Research Fellow
University of Brescia
Professor Of Database Systems
Politecnico di Milano
Senior Scientist
Babraham Institute
Professor in Molecular Genetics
University College London
Assistant Professor
University of Utah
Postdoctoral Research Scientist
Senior Researcher
Finnish Medicines Agency
Chief Scientific Officer
Field Application Manager Synthetic Biology
Integrated DNA Technologies
Professor and Director, Institute for Transfusion Medicine and Gene Therapy
University of Freiburg
Group Leader & CNRS Research Director
Paris Descartes University
Head of the Department of Biology
Stilla Technologies
Informatics Team Leader
Wellcome Sanger Institute
Chief Operating Officer, Center for Biomics
Erasmus MC
Head of Molecular Biology Core
CRUK Manchester Institute
Principal Investigator/Professor of Biomedical Genomics
Hubrecht Institute/University Medical Center, Utrecht
Senior Associate Scientist
Professor and Director of Diagnostics and Therapeutics of Intractable Disease Center/Team Leader, Laboratory for Comprehensive Genome Analysis
Juntendo University, School of Medicine/RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
Professor of Computer Science
IDC Herzliya and Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

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