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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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Julia Morgan Ballroom

465 California St

San Francisco, CA 94104

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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 2018 is our third annual thought leadership and user group meeting, bringing together customers, partners, prospects to connect, engage, and learn about innovative, at-scale solutions around biomedical informatics. Attendees will hear from world-class speakers from bio-pharmaceutical companies, healthcare organizations, research consortia, and more. Participants will have a chance to join advanced learning workshops, intimate focus groups, and networking sessions to enhance their DNAnexus skill sets, and help transform the use of next-generation sequencing data in research, discovery, and clinical care. 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.

  • Richard Daly, Chief Executive Officer, DNAnexus
  • Tim Bakker, Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance
  • Annerose Berndt, PhD, Vice President, Clinical Genomics at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Mark DePristo, PhD, Head of Deep Learning for Genetics & Genomics, Google
  • David Fenstermacher, PhD, Vice President R&D Bioinformatics, MedImmune
  • John Penn, PhD, Manager, NGS Data Analysis, Regeneron Genetics Center
  • Jeff Reid, PhD, Executive Director, Head of Genome Informatics, Regeneron Genetics Center
  • Will Salerno, PhD, Director of Genome Informatics, Human Genome Sequencing Center at Baylor College of Medicine
  • Greg Tranah, PhD, Director of Precision Medicine, Sutter Health
  • Jinghui Zhang, PhD, Director of Computational Biology at St Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Agenda-at-a-Glance

Hands-On Workshops

  • Leveraging Docker, CWL, and WDL Workflows on DNAnexus: Learn how to use public Docker containers as part of your apps and how to run CWL and WDL workflows.
  • App(let) Building Best Practices and Optimizing Applications for the Cloud: Identify best practices, patterns to avoid, and take away some templates and code snippets useful for future work.

Lodging Information

This is a very busy week in San Francisco with high nightly rates for hotels. If you are traveling from out of town, please contact connect@dnanexus.com to reserve a hotel room at the Orchard Garden Hotel and save 50%.

Orchard Garden Hotel

466 Bush St, San Francisco, Ca 94108

415-399-9807

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

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Julia Morgan Ballroom

465 California St

San Francisco, CA 94104

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