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4th annual Advances in Next-Gen Sequencing (NGS) & Big Data 2014

Fira Barcelona Convention Centre * | Barcelona , SPAIN
From 95 to 1199 EUR
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Title: 4th annual Advances in Next-Gen Sequencing (NGS) & Big Data 2014
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Dates: From May, 14, 2014 to May, 15, 2014
Location: Barcelona , SPAIN
Type: Conference
Registration Cost: From 95 to 1199 EUR
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SELECTBIO is pleased to present the 4th annual Advances in Next-Gen Sequencing & Big Data conference, which will take place at the Fira Barcelona, on May 14th & 15th 2014. Featuring an array of leading international speakers, this event aims to provide you with an insight into the latest developments in next-gen sequencing technologies and applications.

Hot topics to be covered include the growing use of NGS in the clinic and in diagnostics, as well as developments in sequencing platforms and methods. Focus will also be given to novel solutions to the NGS data deluge, addressing issues such as storage and analysis. Attending this event will provide you with many opportunities to network with peers, helping you to build new relationships and optimise your workflow. The Conference Chair is Dr Bhupinder Bhullar, Lab Head, Novartis Pharma AG.

Running alongside the Advances in NGS & Big Data conference will be the ELA exhibition, covering the latest technological advances and associated services from leading solution providers within this field. Registered delegates will also have access to the following co-located conference tracks, ensuring a cost effective trip: Advances in qPCR & dPCRHigh Content AnalysisAdvances in Automation & RoboticsAdvances in Cellular Assays & Cell Culture.



Hans Lehrach, Head/Professor, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics
Stephan Ossowski, Group Leader, Centre for Genomic Regulation
Joaquin Dopazo, Head of Department, Institute of Computational Genomics, Centro De Investigacion Principe Felipe
Lori Snyder, Reader, Kingston University
Ola Spjuth, Post Doc, Uppsala University
Joakim Lundeberg, Professor, KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Wigard Kloosterman, Assistant Professor, University Medical Center Utrecht
Birgit Sikkema-Raddatz, Clinical Laboratory Geneticist, University Medical Center Groningen
Jurgen Eils, Head of Research Group “Data Management”, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum Heidelberg
John Castle, Co-Director of the Biomarker Development Center, The Institute for Translational Oncology and Immunology
Elia Stupka, Co-Director/Head, San Raffaele Research Hospital
Jean-Baptiste Cazier, Bioinformatics Core Group Leader, University of Oxford

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Hotel Catalonia Barcelona Plaza
Plaza España 6-8

Tel: (93) 426 26 00
Fax: (93) 426 04 00

The Hotel Catalonia Barcelona Plaza is a large hotel that offers an ideal location, right in the center of Plaza España, Montijuic and the Fira de Barcelona.

The hotel's beautiful position has fantastic views of Plaza de España, the Fountains and the Palace of Montjüic and is close to many important sites.

SELECTBIO has negotiated the following special rates for hotel rooms.

Standard double: €165.00pn inc breakfast
Standard double (single occupancy): €145.00pn inc breakfast

Reservations to be made through SELECTBIO to ensure these rates. Please email with details of the accommodation you would like.

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When ready just return to this page and fill out the form accordingly.

All abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Advisory Board and applicants will be notified of the result in due course.

Successful applicants will be provided with all necessary information.

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  • Written in English
  • Written in the third person
  • Include title, name(s) and affiliation(s) of the authors
  • Between 100 - 200 words
  • Suitable for direct publication in the proceedings pack and on the website
  • Related to the subject of the conference


Agenda Topics

  • Big Data in NGS
  • Clinical Applications of NGS
  • Data Interpretation & Analysis
  • Developments in Sequencing Platforms & Methods


The presenting author/person who submitted the abstract assumes full responsibility of the content of the abstract and we assume that all co-authors are aware of this content. Please note that your biography, summary and abstract may be used on this website and conference materials.

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