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Thank you for reserving your place for DNAnexus Connect 2017! We're excited to have you contribute to our growing cloud genomics community. Registrations are non-transferrable and non-refundable, however all registrants will receive a DNAnexus account credit of $199 upon check-in at the event. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to connect@dnanexus.com. See you there!

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Kimpton Marlowe Hotel

25 Edwin H Land Blvd

Cambridge, MA 02141

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Thank you for reserving your place for DNAnexus Connect 2017! We're excited to have you contribute to our growing cloud genomics community. Registrations are non-transferrable and non-refundable, however all registrants will receive a DNAnexus account credit of $199 upon check-in at the event. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to connect@dnanexus.com. See you there!
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DNAnexus Connect is back! Join us for our second annual thought leadership and user group meeting. This meeting will feature world-class speakers, hands-on workshops, and intimate focus groups. You will hear from industry leaders about the current state of genomics, innovative approaches that are transforming drug discovery and development, and groundbreaking research being conducted on the DNAnexus Platform. DNAnexus Connect will equip you with innovative solutions to shift your genomics into high gear. We’d love to have you there!

Confirmed Speakers

The following confirmed speakers will demonstrate how they use DNAnexus to drive discovery and accelerate their research.

  • Steve Arlington, PhD - President, Pistoia Alliance
  • Wendy Benson - Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, Rady Children's Institute for Genomic Medicine
  • Annerose Berndt, PhD - Vice President, Clinical Genomics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Bill Dalton, MD, PhD - CEO, M2Gen
  • Ling-Yang Hao, PhD - Principal Scientist, Immunology Biomarker, Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
  • Justin Johnson - Associate Director and Principal Translational Genomics Scientist, AstraZeneca
  • Cory McLean, PhD - Senior Software Engineer, Google Brain Genomics
  • Jeffrey Reid, PhD - Executive Director, Genome Informatics, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals
  • Will Salerno, PhD - Director of Genome Informatics, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Mathew Woodwark, PhD - Director of Research Bioinformatics, MedImmune
  • Jinghui Zhang, PhD - Director of Computational Biology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Agenda - at - a - Glance

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Thursday, October 5th

  • 8:30am - 9:00am - Breakfast & Registration
  • 9:00am - 10:30am - Presentations
  • 10:30am - 11:00am - Coffee Break
  • 11:00am - 12:30pm - Presentations
  • 12:30pm - 1:30pm - Lunch
  • 1:30pm - 3:15 pm - Presentations
  • 3:15pm - 3:45pm - Coffee Break
  • 3:45pm - 5:30pm - Presentations
  • 5:30pm - 5:45pm - Closing Remarks
  • 6:00pm-8:00pm - Networking Reception - Bambara Kitchen & Bar

Friday, October 6th

    • 8:30am - 9:00am - Breakfast & Registration
    • 9:00am - 10:30am - Presentations
    • 10:30am - 11:00am - Coffee Break
    • 11:00am - 12:30pm - Presentations
    • 12:30pm - 1:30pm - Lunch
    • 1:30pm - 3:30pm - Hands-on Workshops

    Hands-On Workshops

    • New Frontiers in Bioinformatics: Fast & cheap secondary analysis, structural variant calling, RNAseq, etc.
    • Production Workshop:Running batch analysis, optimizing applications for the cloud, command line scripting, etc.

    Lodging Information

    A limited number of rooms at the Kimpton Hotel Marlowe are available at a special meeting rate. Book your room here to take advantage of this group rate.

    If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to connect@dnanexus.com.

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    Cambridge, MA 02141

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