Rendez-vous Génome Québec

Rendez-Vous Génome Québec 2016
September 30th 2016

The Future of "omics" Applications

"Omics" technologies have paved the way to a wide range of fields of research and applications. This Rendez-vous is intended for scientists interested in technologies and applications related to high-throughput "omics" technologies.

The Rendez-Vous Génome Québec 2016 will feature ten researchers leading initiatives using next-generation "omics" technologies in very diverse areas of research.

Keynote speakers

Dr. Stacey Gabriel, PhD Dr. Anne-Claude Gingras, PhD
Director of the Genomics Platform at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Senior Investigator at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital
"Human Genome Sequencing at Scale: Challenges, Lessons and Impact" "A physical map of a human cell"

The Rendez-Vous will take place at :

Centre de génomique du Centre de recherche du CHU de Québec-Université Laval
2705 boul. Laurier, Québec, G1V 4G2, Amphithéâtre Fisher, salle TR-54, site CHUL

Registration ends September 16th 2016. Places are limited!
To register online, visit the Innovation Centre web page

All talks will be in English.
Registration, lunch and refreshments are free.

Final Program
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7h45 Registration
8h20 Welcome Address
8h30 Keynote Speaker
Stacey Gabriel, PhD
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA Human Genome Sequencing at Scale: Challenges, Lessons and Impact
9h30 Sponsor presentation: Illumina
Maude Champagne, MBA
NGS in oncology: review of current applications and future perspective
9h50 Roger Lévesque, PhD
Institut de Biologie Intégrative et des Systèmes, Université Laval, Québec
Of Microbes and Humans: Ecogenomics and Syst-OMICS in Infectious Disease
10h20 Bio Break
10h50 Sponsor presentation: Agilent Technologies
Martin Angers, PhD
Sponsor presentation: Agilent Technologies
11h10 Jacques Michaud, MD
Centre de Recherche du CHU Sainte-Justine, Montréal
Genomics of developmental disorders
11h40 Sponsor presentation: DNAnexus
Brett Hannigan, PhD
Leveraging the cloud for PacBio long-read data analysis
12h00 Lunch
13h10 John Rioux, PhD
Université de Montréal & Institut de cardiologie de Montréal
Integrating genetics, genomics, proteomics and metabolomics for a personalized health care approach in immune mediated diseases
13h40 Sponsor presentation: Sciex
The advances in LC-MS sampling technologies to meet new challenges in clinical research
Sponsor presentation: Sciex
14h00 François Laviolette, PhD
Université Laval, Québec
Big data and fat data in life sciences
14h30 Bio Break
15h00 Pierre Thibault, PhD (conférencier invité par THERMO invited speaker)
Institut de Recherche en Immunologie et en Cancérologie, Université de Montréal
Unravelling kinase specificity using dynamic phosphoproteomics
15h30 Keynote Speaker
Anne-Claude Gingras, PhD
Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital. A physical map of a human cell
16h30 Closing remarks
For more information

Please contact:

Frédérick Robidoux
Phone: 514 398-7211 #3


Thanks to all our partners!