Schedule

9:30 – 9:55 REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

9:55 – 10:00 David Litchfield: Welcome and Opening Remarks

10:00 – 10:20 Ihor Boszko, Ontario Genomics

10:20 – 10:40 Brendan J.Hussey and David McMillen, University of Toronto

10:40 – 11:00 Jonas Muller, Ardra Bio

11:00 – 11:20 Nivin Nyström, Western University

11:20 – 11:40 Kathleen Hill, Western University

11:40 – 12:00 Juan Luis Suárez, Western University

12:00 – 1:30 LUNCH BREAK/Poster Session

1:10-1:30 Nancy Groot, Bionano (Industry)

1:30 – 2:00 Turlough Finan, McMaster University KEYNOTE SPEAKER 

2:00 – 2:20 Trevor Charles, Waterloo University

2:20 – 2:40 Reza Saberianfar, Agriculture and Agri Food Canada

2:40 – 3:00 Ilka Heinemann, Western University

3:003:15 Nathan Braniff, Waterloo University

3:15 – 3:30 COFFEE BREAK

3:30 – 3:50 Cheryl Ketola, Fanshawe College

3:50 – 4:10 Cody Receno and Melissa Prickaerts , IGEM- Waterloo University

4:10 – 4:30 Luana Langlois, WSRB- Western University 

4:30 – 4:50 Matthew Berg, Western University

4:50 – 5:10 Preetam Janakirama, Designer Microbes Inc

5:10 – 5:30 Closing remarks/poster awards

5:30 – 7:00 NETWORKING