Plenary Keynote Presentation
Tuesday, April 10, 8:00-10:00
Meridian Ballrooms, Graduate Minneapolis (formerly The Commons Hotel)
George Church, Harvard University
George Church, professor at Harvard & MIT, co-author of 453 papers, 105 patent publications & the book "Regenesis", developed methods used for the first genome sequence (1994) & million-fold cost reductions since (via NGS and nanopores), plus barcoding, DNA assembly from chips, genome editing, writing & recoding. He co-initiated the BRAIN Initiative (2011) & Genome Projects (1984, 2005) to provide & interpret the world's only open-access personal precision medicine datasets.
Harvard Molecular Technologies
Wednesday Lunch: Michael Coyle, Medtronic, Inc.
Thursday Lunch: Jayant Parthasarathy, UnitedHealth Group