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Interpreting Genomes & Genome Functions

Science Meeting | UCD Conway Institute | 11-12 September 2017

Following the success of a 2014 event exploring opportunities for future collaborations, SBI and EMBL are teaming up to host a scientific meeting on ‘Interpreting Genomes and Genome Functions’ in the Lecture Theatre of the UCD Conway Institute on the 11th and 12th September 2017

The event will comprise of a series of talks from SBI researchers, EMBL researchers and EMBL alumni and will include an event hosted by the EMBL Alumni Association on the evening of the 11th September. A light lunch and refreshments will also be provided.

This is a free, open invitation event; however those planning to attend need to register before Friday August 25th.

For further information regarding the event please contact Ronan Gough by email on sbiadmin@ucd.ie or by telephone on +353 1 716 6331



Agenda

Monday, 11 September

12:00-13:00 Registration and Lunch

13:00-13:05 Welcome Address

Prof Des Higgins, EMBL Alumnus, SBI, UCD

13:05-13:30 SBI and EMBL overview

Prof Walter Kolch, SBI, UCD

Prof Iain Mattaj, EMBL Heidelberg

13:30-15:00 Science Session 1

Chair: Prof Des Higgins, EMBL Alumnus, SBI, UCD

Speakers: Prof Anne-Claude Gavin, EMBL Heidelberg; Dr Tapesh Santra, SBI, UCD; Dr Pedro Beltrao, EMBL-EBI

15:00-15:30 Coffee break

15:30-17:00 Science Session 2

Chair: Prof Anne-Claude Gavin, EMBL Heidelberg

Speakers: Prof Owen Smith, Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin & SBI, UCD; Dr Dirk Fey, SBI, UCD; Dr Melinda Halasz, SBI & School of Medicine, UCD

17:10-19:00 Reception hosted by the EMBL Alumni Association


Tuesday, 12 September

09:00-10:30 Science Session 3

Chair: Dr Melinda Halasz, SBI & School of Medicine, UCD

Speakers: Dr John Marioni, EMBL-EBI; Prof Jeremy Simpson, EMBL Alumnus, UCD; Dr Anton Enright, EMBL-EBI

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-12:30 Science Session 4

Chair: Prof Walter Kolch, SBI, UCD

Speakers: Dr Paul Young, EMBL Alumnus, UCC; Dr Colm Ryan, SBI, UCD; Dr Stephen Rea, EMBL Alumnus, NUIG

12:30-13:30 Lunch and Close of Meeting


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