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

The following are currently confirmed speakers of the 2020 Series.

Abbas Rizvi
Associate Research Scientist, Maniatis lab,
Columbia’s Zuckerman Institute
Albert Seymour
Chief Scientific Officer
Homology Medicines
Ana Martin-Villalba
Professor
German Cancer Research Industry
Andrea Ferreira-Gonzalez
Professor of Pathology
Virginia Commonwealth University
Anthony Conway
Senior Manager, Cell Therapy
Sangamo Therapeutics
Bernhard Renard
Director and Professor, Head of Division
Robert Koch Institute
Bin Li
Director, Computational Biology
Takeda
Bogdan Budnik
Director of Proteomics
Harvard University
Brian Dougherty
Executive Director, Translational Genomics
AstraZeneca
Bruce Aronow
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cecilia Yeung
Medical Director of the Molecular Oncology Laboratory
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Chad Cowan
Associate Professor, Director, Harvard Stem Cell Institute’s iPS Core Facility
Harvard University
Charles Wang
Professor
Loma Linda University
Chelsea Xue
Director, Head of Analytics, Cell Therapies
Takeda
Chia-Lin Wei
Director of Genome Technology
The Jackson Laboratory
Clifford Steer
Professor of Medicine and Genetics, Cell Biology, and Development; Director, Molecular Gastroenterology Program
University of Minnesota Medical School
Cynthia Morton
Director of Cytogenics
Harvard University
Dann Huh
Senior Scientist
Biogen
Eric Hendrickson
Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Biophysics
University of Minnesota
Espy Anguiano
Associate Director
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Franziska Michor
Professor of Computational Biology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Fritz Sedlazeck
Assistant Professor
Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine
George Church
Professor of Genetics, Health Sciences and Technology
Wyss Institute at Harvard University
Giovanni Tonon
Director, Center for Translational Genomics and Bioinformatics, Head, Functional Genomics of Cancer Unit, Division of Experimental Oncology,
San Raffaele Scientific Institute
Gregory Timp
Professor
Notre Dame University
Guochun Gong
Associate Director of Transgenic Biology and In Vivo Engineering
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
Hank Guiqing Wang
Professor of Clinical Pathology & Director of Microbiology, Virology & Molecular Diagnostics Laboratories
Westchester Medical Center & New York Medical College
Ho Man Chan
Vice President, Biology
Foghorn Therapeutics
Isaac Hilton
Assistant Professor of Bioengineering and Principal Investigator
Rice University
Isidore Rigoutsos
Director, Computational Medicine Center and Richard W. Hevner Professor in Computational Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University
Jane Wilkinson
Broad Genomics Alliance Management
Broad Institute
Jason Wright
Director of Molecular Biology and Genomics at Homology Medicines
Homology Medicines
Jianming Xu
Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology; Director of Genetically Engineered Mouse Core
Baylor College of Medicine
Jin Jen
Director of Sequencing
Celgene
Joel Voldman
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
John Doench
Associate Director, Genetic Perturbation Platform; Director
Broad Institute
John Reidhaar-Olson
Senior Director
Pfizer
John Stamatoyannopoulos
Professor of Genome Sciences and Medicine
University of Washington
Joseph Jacobson
Associate Professor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Joshua Campbell
Assistant Professor
Boston University
Kalpit Shah
Senior Research Investigator
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Kiran Garimella
Senior Computational Scientist
Broad Institute
Lana Garmire
Associate Professor and Faculty Director of Bioinformatics Core
University of Michigan
Lihua Zhu
Professor and Head of Bioinformatics Core
University of Massachusetts
Lin Wu
Director, Genome Editing Facility
Harvard University
Liudmila Mainzer
Technical Program Manager, Genomics, National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Research Assistant Professor
Institute of Genomic Biology, University of Illinois
Luhan Yang
Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer
eGenesis
Malte Kühnemund
CEO
Cartana
Mao Rong
Medical Director of Molecular Genetics and Genomics
University of Utah Health Care
Mark Bathe
Associate Professor of Biological Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mark Borodovsky
Director, Center for Bioinformatics & Computational Genomics
Georgia Tech and Emory University
May Wang
Director of Biomedical Big Data Initiative, Georgia Cancer Coalition Cancer Scholar
Georgia Institute of Technology
Michael Heller
Professor
University of California, San Diego
Nadeem Sarwar
Founder & President, Eisai Center for Genetics Guided Dementia Discovery
Eisai
Nikolai Slavov
Professor
Northeastern University
Oleg Iartchouk
Director, Genomics and Next-Generation Sequencing
Novartis
Qu Zhang
Senior Scientist
MedImmune
Renzhi Han
Associate Professor
The Ohio State University
Rob Mitra
Professor
Washington University St Louis
Rubina Tuldahar
Senior Scientist
Pfizer
Ryuji Morizane
Assistant Professor and Principal Investigator
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Salil Desai
Chief Executive Officer
PhenomYX
Samantha Maragh
Leader, Genome Editing Program
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Scott Fraser
Provost Professor
Translational Imaging Centre, University of Southern California
Sean Ryder
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Shanrong Zhao
Director
Pfizer
Stephanie Mohr
DRSC Director
Harvard Medical School
Stuart Scott
Division Head, Pharmacogenomics Director, Cytogenetics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Suraj Bhat
Professor
Stein Eye Institute, Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Susanne Swalley
Principal Scientist
Biogen
Suzanne Leal
Sergievsky Family Professor of Neurological Sciences, Director - Center for Statistical Genetic -
Columbia University
Svetlana Belyankskaya
Scientific Leader, Encoded Library Technologies, R&D Platform Technology & Science
GlaxoSmithKline
Theodore Perkins
Director, Ottawa Bioinformatics Core Facility 
Ottawa Health Research Institute
Tod Woolf
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
ETAGEN Pharma, Inc.
Vladimir Kiselev
Head of Programme Informatics
Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Wade Davis
Director & Research Fellow, Computational Genomics, Genomics Research Center
AbbVie
Xianjun Dong
Director of Computational Neuroscience
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Xiaowei Zhuang
Professor
Harvard University
Yu-Hwa Lo
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering,
National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI)
Yuan Guo-Cheng
Associate Professor,of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Zhaohui Qin
Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics a
Emory University