FGED 15th International Conference: Translational Genomics: Applications of Genomics to Clinical Diagnosis and Treatment

June 20-22, 2013, Downtown Seattle Public Library, Seattle, WA


The FGED Society is pleased to announce the 15th Annual FGED meeting will be held at the Downtown Seattle Public Library in Seattle, WA, June 20-22.

FGED15 will focus on clinical applications of genomics to diagnosis and patient care, cancer genomics, big Data and Bioinformatics to support clinical diagnostics and patient care, Processing of next generation sequencing data.

Keynote speaker:
Jay Shendure, Genome Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Deepak Singh, Principal Product Manager, Amazon EC2

Pleanary speakers:
Colin Pritchard, Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA

Sheila Reynolds, Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, USA
David Craig, Arizona State University and Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, USA

Nuno Fonseca, European Bioinformatics Institute, Hinxton, UK


Registration is now open. Please visit our Registration page for details.

There will also be two workshops at FGED15; please visit our Workshops page for more information.

W1: NGS data analysis with GenomeSpace and Galaxy.

W2: Using the DOE Systems Biology Knowledgebase (KBase) to perform analysis and modeling of genomics data.


For more information on FGED please visit http://www.fged.org/.