Illumina Genomics Summit – 1 February 2022

Pandemic permitting, Illumina will be holding an in-person event in Melbourne on the 1st February 2022 to engage the local community of genomics thought leaders for a day of collaboration and conversation around genomics as a key driver of human health.

Date and Time

9:30am – 5:30pm AEDT
Tuesday, 1 February 2022
Full day conference followed by networking drinks

Venue and format

Level 4/3 Southgate Ave, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria
This event will be held in a hybrid format allowing for face to face and online participation. Please note that face to face registration spots are limited. This event is complimentary to attend.

Speaker highlights

  • Prof. Kathryn North AC, Director, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute
  • Prof. Benjamin Howden, Director, Microbiological Diagnostic Unit (MDU) Public Health Laboratory
  • Assoc. Prof. Richard Tothill, Principal Research Fellow: Cancer Genomics Group Leader, University of Melbourne
  • Assoc. Prof. Joseph Powell, Director, Garvan-Weizmann Centre for Cellular Genomics; Deputy Director UNSW Cellular Genomics Futures Institute
  • Prof. Alex Brown, Theme Leader, Aboriginal Health Equity, South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute
  • Dr. Samuel Brennan, Research Lead, GenieUs Genomics
  • Dr. Emma Ball, Head of Illumina for Startups Australia, Illumina

To view the agenda, sessions and speaker topics please visit the event website by clicking the link below:

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