Bio IT World Expo 2016  
Bio IT World Expo 2016


Visualizing Genomic Data: Spotlight on IOBIO - NEW! 
Chase Miller, Director of Research and Science, Eccles Department of Genetics, USTAR Center for Genetic Discovery, University of Utah School of Medicine

Sharing Genetic Data in Clinics, Ethics and Pediatrics - NEW! 
Samantha A. Schrier Vergano, M.D., FAAP, FACMG, Division Director, Medical Genetics and Metabolism, Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters

Improving Clinical Research and Patient Care with Health Informatics: The Critical Feedback Loop - NEW! 
Louis Fiore, M.D., MPH, Executive Director, MAVERIC, Research, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System

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

The Genomics Data Privacy Landscape: Individual to Global Scale 
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 
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 
Dave Peterson, Executive Director, Vendor & Third Party Assurance, National IT Compliance, Kaiser Permanente Information Technology

Applying Data Science, Bioinformatics and Networks to Cancer Genomics 
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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