6th Oxford Global Annual Next Generation Sequencing Congress 2014 London

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  • Oxford Global Con­fer­ences Ltd is proud to present the 6th Annual Next Gen­er­a­tion Sequenc­ing Con­gress tak­ing place on 20 – 21 Novem­ber 2014 at QEII Con­fer­ence Cen­tre, Lon­don, UK. It is co-​located with Sin­gle Cell Analy­sis Con­gress.

    Over two days, the con­gress will attract over 400 experts from both acad­e­mia and pharma senior prac­ti­tion­ers, work­ing in all aspects of next gen­er­a­tion sequenc­ing includ­ing Per­son­alised Health­care /​Clin­i­cal /​Diag­nos­tic Devel­op­ment, Genomics, Epi­ge­net­ics, DNA Methy­la­tion, RNA pro­fil­ing, Data Analy­sis, Human Metage­nomics, Sin­gle Cell Genomics and Tran­scrip­tomics from the UK, Europe and America.

    Over the two days, the con­fer­ence pro­gramme con­sists of world-​class keynote addresses, aca­d­e­mic and indus­try led pre­sen­ta­tions and panel dis­cus­sions, cre­at­ing an inter­ac­tive plat­form for high-​level sci­en­tific dis­cus­sions. Hear case study pre­sen­ta­tions from our lead­ing speak­ers from Clin­i­cal Research Insti­tu­tions, Phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal com­pa­nies and Food/​Nutrition companies.

    This pres­ti­gious event pro­vides a forum for prac­ti­tion­ers and researchers to learn more about key solu­tions being pro­vided to their indus­try, analy­sis of cur­rent tech­nolo­gies and their appli­ca­tions, net­work with their peers and address key indus­try con­cerns in a pro­fes­sional yet relaxed environment.

    Agenda

    In keep­ing with Oxford Global’s highly suc­cess­ful life sci­ences series, an expert panel of 60 speak­ers will present a full con­fer­ence pro­gramme cov­er­ing the fol­low­ing key top­ics including:

    Day 1 Stream1: Human Genome & Genet­ics Research –Next Gen­er­a­tion Sequenc­ing Tech­nolo­gies, Data Analy­sis and Platforms

    • Sequenc­ing plat­forms, and gen­er­at­ing bio­log­i­cal senses out of NGS data
      • Com­par­i­son of NGS Plat­forms and Methods
      • RNA Sequenc­ing
      • Whole Genome Sequencing
      • miRNA– Sequenc­ing
      • DNA Sequenc­ing
    • Tar­geted Sequenc­ing /​Sequence Enrichment
    • Data Analy­sis

    Day 1 Stream 2: Inno­va­tions in Epi­ge­net­ics, Ana­lyt­i­cal Genomics & Appli­ca­tions of NGS in Food, Nutri­tion and Agriculture

    • Com­par­a­tive Genomics
    • Epi­ge­net­ics
    • DNA methy­la­tion
      • Human Metage­nomics in Gut /​Skin bacteria/​Metagenome
      • Gen­er­at­ing & Analysing data
    • Pathogen genomics
    • Bac­te­ria & human health interactions
    • Nutrige­nomics

    Day 2 Stream 1: NGS and Appli­ca­tions in Drug Dis­cov­ery & Drug Development

    • Appli­ca­tion of NGS in ther­a­peu­tic anti­body discovery
    • NGS & Phar­ma­co­ge­net­ics in cardiology
    • Gene dis­cov­ery in Alzheimer’s disease
    • Viral dis­cov­ery
    • Next-​Generation Sequenc­ing for Iden­ti­fi­ca­tion of microR­NAs as Biomarkers

    Day 2 Stream 2: NGS Appli­ca­tions Case Stud­ies – Per­son­alised Med­i­cine, Clin­i­cal & Mol­e­c­u­lar Diag­nos­tics Development

    • NGS Appli­ca­tions in Can­cer, Bio­mark­ers, Clin­i­cal Development/​Diag­nos­tics
    • Per­son­alised Med­i­cine Applications
    • NGS in clin­i­cal applications
    • Clin­i­cal val­i­da­tion of NGS for tar­geted sequenc­ing for clin­i­cal applications
    • Work Flow Management

    Who will attend

    Attend­ing del­e­gates are deter­mined by spe­cific cri­te­ria such as size of com­pany, scope of respon­si­bil­ity and annual bud­get expenditure.

    Del­e­gates will be Direc­tors, Heads, Sci­en­tists and Pro­fes­sors of:

    • Bioin­for­mat­ics
    • Bio­mark­ers
    • Com­pu­ta­tional Biology
    • Data Man­age­ment
    • DNA Sequenc­ing
    • Epi­ge­net­ics
    • Genetics/​Genomics
    • Genome Sci­ences
    • Geno­typ­ing Technology
    • High Through­put Technologies
    • Infec­tious Diseases
    • Infor­mat­ics
    • Metage­nomics
    • Microar­ray
    • Mol­e­c­u­lar and Cell Biology
    • Mol­e­c­u­lar Diagnostics
    • Next Gen­er­a­tion Sequencing
    • Nutri­tion
    • Phar­ma­coge­nomics
    • Quan­ti­ta­tive Therapeutics

    Sub­mit a poster

    For atten­dees inter­ested to sub­mit a poster, there are oppor­tu­ni­ties now avail­able. Your poster pre­sen­ta­tion will be located in the exhi­bi­tion room for two days along­side other posters from senior sci­en­tists from the phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal indus­try and aca­d­e­mic institutions.

    How to sub­mit your abstract

    Please submit:

    • Poster title, abstract (200 words or less),
    • prin­ci­pal author, organisation
    • mail­ing address, email, tele­phone, fax
    • addi­tional authors

    In order to secure your board space a fee of £125 will be required. The poster should be pre­sented as A0 (841mm x 1189mm) por­trait size. For this oppor­tu­nity you need to be reg­is­tered as a paid del­e­gate over the 2 days. Spaces are lim­ited. So please reg­is­ter soon!

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