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Do you have a novel and innovative talk appropriate for the 2015 Bio-IT World program? We would love to hear from you!

The 2015 Bio-IT World Conference & Expo plans to unite 3,000+ life sciences, pharmaceutical, clinical, healthcare, and IT professionals from 32+ countries. The Expo provides the perfect venue to share information and discuss enabling technologies that are driving biomedical research and the drug development process.

Since its debut in 2002, the annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo has established itself as a premier event showcasing the myriad applications of IT and informatics to biomedical research and the drug discovery enterprise. The 2015 program will feature compelling talks from industry and academia on new trends in data generation, knowledge management, and information technology in life sciences and drug development, including best practice case studies and joint partner presentations relevant to the technologies, research, and regulatory issues of life science, pharmaceutical, clinical and IT professionals.

Spanning three days, the meeting includes 12 parallel conference tracks and 16 pre-conference and 8 post-conference workshops.

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Track 1: IT Infrastructure – Hardware  


Track 7: Data Visualization & Exploration Tools  


Track 2: Software Development  


Track 8: Pharmaceutical R&D Informatics   


Track 3: Cloud Computing   


Track 9: Clinical Genomics   


Track 4: Bioinformatics   


Track 10: Collaborations & Open Access Innovations 


Track 5: Next-Gen Sequencing Informatics   


Track 11: Cancer Informatics   


Track 6: Clinical & Translational Informatics   


Track 12: Data Security   




  • Genome Assembly and Annotation 

  • Data Visualization in Biology 

  • Biologics, Bioassay, and Biospecimen Registration Systems 

  • Analyzing NGS Data in Galaxy 

  • Aligning Projects with Organization Strategy 

  • An Embarrassment of Riches: Choosing and Implementing Cloud Infrastructure 

  • Simplify Informatics, Simplify Life - Taming Quality and Complexity of Big Data and IT Solutions 


  • Advancing the Use of EHR/EMR for Clinical Research and Drug Development 

  • Determining Genome Variation and Clinical Utility 

  • UCSC Genome Browser Interactive Workshop 

  • IT & Informatics in Support of Collaboration and Externalization 

  • Big Data Analytics 

  • Running a Local Galaxy Instance 

  • Updates from the tranSMART Open-Source Community 


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John Quackenbush discusses creating an information ecosystem for personalized genomic medicine.
Stephen Friend presents "Enabling Experts and the Public to Solve Complex Biomedical Problems."
Yaniv Erlich reflects on the growing accessibility and security of genomic data.
Bio-artist, Heather Dewey-Hagborg, demonstrates the extreme accessibility of DNA traces.
Isaac Samuel Kohane makes a case for genomic data sharing at the risk of reduced security.


  • Access All 12 Tracks for One Price
  • Network with 3,000+ Global Attendees
  • Hear 150+ Technology and Scientific Presentations
  • Attend Bio-IT World’s Best Practices Awards
  • Connect with Attendees Using CHI’s Intro-Net
  • Participate in the Poster Competition
  • Choose from 16 Pre-Conference & 8 Post-Conference Workshops
  • See the Winners of the following 2015 Awards:
    • Benjamin Franklin
    • Best of Show
    • Best Practices  
  • View Novel Technologies and Solutions in the Expansive Exhibit Hall
  • And Much More!
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  • Making the World's Knowledge Computable
  • Bioinformatics in the Cloud
  • The Application of Text Analytics to Drug Safety Surveillance

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