2015 Meeting

 Date and Venue

The 2015 meeting was on Weds 18th March at the Department of applied mathematics and theoretical physics in Cambridge.

Programme

Below is the  programme from the 2015 meeting

Time Session Leaders
09:00 – 09:20 Registration / Coffee
09:20 – 09:30 Welcome and Introduction Krys Kelly
09:30 – 10:15 Alignment and Assembly Aylwyn Scally and John Davey
10:15 – 11:15 Bloopers and QC – What can go wrong and how can you spot it? Simon Andrews and Tim Stevens
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee
11:45 – 12:45 Rising Stars:

  1. Felicia Ng (CIMR) Constrained transcription factor spacing is prevalent and important for transcriptional control of mouse blood cells
  2. Camille Berthelot (EBI) Enhancer evolution in twenty mammals
  3. Sandra Cortijo (SLCU) Interplay between transcriptional changes and H2A.Z occupancy in response to temperature
Jelena Aleksic and Richard Smith-Unna
12:45 – 13:45 Lunch
13:45 – 14:45 Clinical Genomics Rory Stark and Misha Kapushesky
14:45 – 15:45 Reproducibility Gord Brown
15:45 – 16:15 Coffee
16:15 – 17:15 Keynote Speaker John Marioni

Material from the meeting

Bloopers and QC

Many thanks to all of the people who submitted interesting examples of sequencing experiment failures for the ‘bloopers’ session.  The slides from this session are now available.