Tuesday, May 22

Hear from leading experts in the fields of genomics and high-performance computing and tour the institute's cutting-edge service centers: the Genomics Sequencing Center and HPC Data Center. Our open house is an opportunity to meet outstanding scientific collaborators and learn how our institute can support your next big project.

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Overview

On May 22, the Biocomplexity Institute will provide guests exclusive access to its cutting-edge service facilities and a highly trained team of scientific experts. Registration for this free event includes a range of unique opportunities:

  • Learn about the latest developments in high-performance computing and genomics
  • Tour our new HPC Data Center and Genomics Sequencing Center
  • Network with experts from the Biocomplexity Institute, Illumina, and Dell
  • Enjoy a complimentary breakfast, lunch, and a post-event reception

Schedule

A full agenda for our May 22 Open House is available below. Any changes to this schedule will be announced the day of the event.

9:30am


Breakfast and Networking

10:00am


Opening Remarks
Chris Barrett - Executive Director, Biocomplexity Institute

10:10am


Genomics Sequencing: Presentation I
Claire Attwooll - Senior Sequencing Specialist, Illumina

10:40am


Genomics Sequencing: Presentation II
Travis Glennon - Senior Sales Specialist, Illumina

11:10am


Coffee Break

11:30am
Genomics Sequencing: Presentation III
Michelle Olsen - Associate Professor of Neurobiology, Virginia Tech
 
11:50am
Genomics Sequencing: Presentation IV
Saikumar Karyala - Laboratory Manager, Genomics Sequencing Center
 
12:15am


Lunch Break 

1:20pm


High-Performance Computing: Presentation I
Ed Turkel - HPC Strategist, Dell

1:50pm
High-Performance Computing: Presentation II
Andrew Warren - Research Scientist, Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory
 
2:15pm


High-Performance Computing: Presentation III
Madhav Marathe - Director, Network Dynamics and Simulation Science Laboratory

2:45pm


Closing Remarks
Kevin Shinpaugh - Director of Information Technology & Computing Services, Biocomplexity Institute

3:05pm


Reception and Facilities Tour

Sponsors

This event was made possible through the support of our event sponsors, Dell and Illumina. Corporate representatives will be available for consultation on-site throughout the day's events. 

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