Bio IT World Expo 2016  
Bio IT World Expo 2016


Life Sciences IT Risk Management, Cloud Security and Regulatory Compliance - NEW! 
Krista Woodley, Director, Information Technology, Biogen 

The Genomics Data Privacy Landscape: Individual to Global Scale - NEW! 
John M. Conley, J.D., Ph.D., William Rand Kenan, Jr. Professor of Law, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Counsel, Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson 

Cloud Computing and Experimental Research: Compatibility, Access, Virtualization and Scale - NEW! 
Kate Keahey, Senior Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory; Principal Investigator, Chameleon 

Health IT Compliance, Data Security Risk Management and Regulations - NEW! 
Dave Peterson, Executive Director, Vendor & Third Party Assurance, National IT Compliance, Kaiser Permanente Information Technology 

Applying Data Science, Bioinformatics and Networks to Cancer Genomics - NEW! 
Mark Gerstein, Ph.D., Albert L. Williams Professor, Biomedical Informatics, Yale University 

Cloud Computing, Genomic Data Analysis and Clinical Validation 
Benjamin Breton, Bioinformatics Software Engineer, Good Start Genetics
R. Mark Adams, Ph.D., CIO, Good Start Genetics 

Systems Pharmacology Approaches for Drug and Cancer Research 
Avi Ma’ayan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 

Identifying Functional Elements of the Human Genome through Bioinformatics and Extremes 
Christopher Mason, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computational Biomedicine, Weill Cornell Medical College 

Research and Risk: Data Sharing and Security for Pharma and Life Science 
William Telford, Director, R&D IS Security, Sanofi R&D 

Software as a Service: Large-Scale Data Management for Reproducible Life Science Research 
Ravi K. Madduri, Fellow, Computation Institute, University of Chicago; Project Manager, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory 

Computational Modeling for CNS Drug Research and Clinical Trial Design 
Hugo Geerts, Ph.D., MBA, BA, CSO, In Silico Biosciences; Adjunct Associate Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 

Making the World’s Knowledge Computable 
Stephen Wolfram, Ph.D., CEO, Wolfram Research; Creator of Wolfram|Alpha 

Bioinformatics in the Cloud 
Giles Day, Managing Director, Distributed Bio, LLC 

caBIG® in the Cloud 
William Tulskie, CEO and CTO, Healthcare IT, Inc. 

The Application of Text Analytics to Drug Safety Surveillance 
James Weatherall, Ph.D., Global Director, Biomedical Informatics, Clinical Information Management, AstraZeneca 

The Pistoia Alliance: Pre-Competitive Collaborations in Research Informatics 
Ramesh Durvasula, Ph.D., Director, Chemistry Informatics, Bristol-Myers Squibb, and Board Member, Pistoia Alliance 

Harnessing the Data Deluge for Systems Biology 
John Quackenbush, Ph.D., Professor, Biostatistics and Computational Biology, Cancer Biology Center for Cancer Computational Biology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Discovery in the Systems Biology Era Meets the Web 
James Swetnam, Lead Scientific Programmer, Pharmacology, New York University Langone Medical Center 

Answering Translational Questions in Neuroscience Using Linked Data Techniques 
Dr. Susan Stephens, Director of Biomedical Informatics, Johnson & Johnson Pharmaceutical Research & Development 

Systems Biology and Mode of Action Based Risk Assessment 
Stephen Edwards, Ph.D., Systems Biologist, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory (NHEERL), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 

Patient-Centered Clinical Trials – Engaging Patients Through On-Line Communities and Novel Trial Data Capture 
Craig H. Lipset, Director/Commercial Lead (Molecular Medicine) and eHealth Team Member, Pfizer, Inc. 

Recent Results in Network Pharmacology 
Philip E. Bourne, Ph.D., Professor of Pharmacology, Associate Director Protein Data Bank, Editor-in-Chief, PLoS Computational Biology, University of California San Diego, Department of Pharmacology 

Genetics, Genomics and Systems Biology 
Hans Lehrach, Ph.D., Founder, Alacris Pharmaceuticals; Director, Molecular Genetics, Max Planck Institute; Professor in Biochemistry, Free University of Berlin 

Federating Computing for the Life Sciences: Towards a Universal Platform 
Karim Chine, Software Architect and Coordinator, Biocep 

Understanding the Complete Picture of Genetic Variation
Herbert Auer, M.Sci., Director, Functional Genomics Core, Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Parc Cientific de Barcelona 

Chemical biology databases: Going beyond lists of compounds
David DeCaprio, Ph.D., Associate Platform Director for Chemical Biology and Novel Therapeutics, Broad Institute 

Scalable Architecture for Genetics Enabling Electronic Health RecordsSamuel (Sandy) Aronson, Executive Director of IT, Center for Personalized Genetic Medicine, Partners HealthCare  

White Papers

Top pharmaceutical companies balance profits with pipelines (CenterWatch)  

Another wave of U.S. Site Acquisition Imminent (CenterWatch) 

The Pulse on Recruitment – effective strategies and real-life tips for successful patient recruitment (CenterWatch)  

Sizing up the Clinical Research Market – get a closer look at spending in the clinical research and clinical trial grants markets (CenterWatch) 

Isilon’s Data Storage Odyssey  

The ‘C’ Word   

Complete Compute: An interview with Bruce Martin    

Novartis Savors Early Modeling Success   

Mark Boguski’s Search for Resounding Health  

Collaborative Drug Discovery: The Rising Importance of Rare And Neglected Diseases  

Excellence in Genomic Variant Analysis  

Embedding Oracle Technologies in Life Sciences Solutions  

The Information Dividend: Competitive Advantage in the Pharmaceutical Industry through Improved Information Access and Security  

Differentially Expressed RNA from Public Microarray Data Identifies Serum Protein Biomarkers for Cross-Organ Transplant Rejection and Other Conditions  

Integrating Clinical Trial Imaging Data Resources Using Service-Oriented Architecture and Grid Computing  

Disentangling Molecular Relationships with a Causal Inference Test  

Uncovering the Genetic Landscape for Multiple Sleep-Wake Traits  

Biomedical Informatics and Outcomes Research: Enabling Knowledge-Driven Health Care  

Translational informatics: enabling high-throughput research paradigms  

Coherent IT Strategy for Fast-Moving R&D (Tessella)  

IT Solutions for Imaging Biomarkers IBM 

Proteomics Sage N Research 

Personalized Med Windber 

BioExecs Gordian Knot 

Cross-Docking of Inhibitors into CDK2 Structures 

Structure-Guided Discovery of Cyclin-Dependent Kinase Inh 

Overview of Array CGH Data Analysis for Diagnostics 

Using semantics in biomarker discovery: Unified cross-OMICS correlation networks help scientists understanding biological functions 

Working Group on Semantic Applications in Translational Research: Industry and academic centers of excellence join forces to build coherent networks to comprehend complex biological systems in context of personalized medicine and rational drug design 

Discovery and Validation of Toxicity Biomarkers Using Correlation Networks and Canonical Pathways 

Changing Paradigms in Drug Discovery: Scientific Business Intelligence" and Workflow Solutions  

Complementarity Between Public and Commercial Databases  

New Frontiers: The Changing World of Biospecimen Collection and Management  

A systematic approach to biomarker discovery; Preamble to "the iSBTc-FDA taskforce on immunotherapy biomarkers 

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