EVENTS

The American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG)

San Diego, CA, October 16 - 20, 2018 - The American Society of Human Genetics Annual attracts over 7,000 scientific attendees, plus almost 250 exhibiting companies, which makes it the world’s largest gathering of human genetics professionals. Highlights include invited symposia; plenary, platform, and poster sessions; education/trainee workshops; career opportunities and networking events; and public policy sessions. ASHG members and leading scientists from around the world are selected to present their research findings.
International Plant and Animal Genome Conference

PAG XXVI: International Plans & Animal Genome

San Diego, CA, January 13-17, 2018 - The Plant and Animal Genome XXV Conference (PAG) is designed to provide a forum on recent developments and future plans for plant and animal genome projects. Consisting of technical presentations, poster sessions, exhibits and workshops, the conference is an excellent opportunity to exchange ideas and applications on this internationally important project.

Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology

Bruges, Belgium, January 25 - 26, 2018 - Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology are revolutionizing Life Sciences. Driven by advances in the CRISPR-toolbox for rapid, cheap, multiplex modification of genomes and breakthroughs in DNA synthesis technologies, the pace of progress enabled by these tools in the last years has been breathtaking.

Precision CRISPR

Boston, MA, February 26-28, 2018 - 3rd Annual CRISPR Precision Genome Editing Congress Boston will unite academia, pharma, biotech and technology providers to optimize the adoption of CRISPR gene editing and pioneer further advances within biomedical research, drug discovery, R&D and therapeutic development.

American Clinical Genetics Meeting

Charlotte, NC, April 10-14, 2018 - The 2018 ACMG Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting will present both research and clinical topics that promote the science and the practice of clinical genetics and genomics. Sessions will focus on the latest discoveries of the etiology and the pathogenesis of genetic disorders, the latest developments in genetic testing and screening, the laboratory’s role in the diagnosis of genetic disorders, the treatment of genetic disorders in children and adults, the delivery of genetic services, and more.
AACR

American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting

Chicago, IL, April 14-18, 2018 - The AACR Annual Meeting highlights the best cancer science and medicine from institutions all over the world. Attendees are invited to stretch their boundaries, form collaborations, attend sessions outside their own areas of expertise, and learn how to apply exciting new concepts, tools, and techniques to their own research.
ABRF

Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities (ABRF)

Myrtle Beach, SC, April 22-25, 2018 - The ABRF annual meeting is an international symposium that provides an exciting mix of cutting-edge science and its execution in a shared resource / core facility setting. These meetings also offer informational and practical workshops as well as provide ample opportunities for networking with academic, industry and exhibitor colleagues.

PEGS: The Essential Protein Engineering Summit

Boston, MA, April 30 - May 4, 2018 - PEGS Summit is an inspiring weeklong event providing an exclusive platform for collaboration and discussion amongst a variety of academic and industry perspectives. Network with world-class experts from pharma, academia, and government to share information, case studies, and best practices covering a vast area of biologic drug development and hear in-depth presentations on protein and antibody engineering, immunotherapy, oncology, expression, analytical, immunogenicity, and therapeutics.

Biomarkers and Immuno-Oncology World Congress

Boston, MA, June 11-13, 2018 - The Biomarkers and Immuno-Oncology World Congress brings together a unique and international mix of large and medium pharmaceutical, biotech and diagnostics companies, leading universities and clinical research institutions, government and national labs, CROs, emerging companies and tool providers—making the Congress a perfect meeting-place to share experience, foster collaborations across industry and academia, and evaluate emerging technologies.