Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | 8:00 - 11:30 am
W1. Data Management for Biologics: Registration and Beyond
Monica Wang, Ph.D., Principal Bioinformatics Architect, Takeda Oncology
Beth Basham, Ph.D., IT Director, Client Services, Biologics & Vaccines Discovery, Merck
Rudolf Kinder, Senior Scientist, Roche Innovation Center Penzberg
Sean Ward, CTO, Synthace
Timothy S. Gardner, Ph.D., Founder/CEO, Riffyn, Inc.
Peter Henstock, Ph.D., Senior Principal Scientist, Research Business Technologies, Pfizer
W2. An Intro to Blockchain in Life Sciences
Adrian Gropper, M.D., CTO, Patient Privacy Rights
Richard Shute, Ph.D., Consultant, Professional Services, Curlew Research
Maurizio Viviani, Ph.D., Lead Developer, IT, Encrypgen
W4. Data Visualization to Accelerate Biological Discovery
Nils Gehlenborg, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School
W7. Introduction to Hadoop for Bioinformatics
Martin R. Gollery, CEO, Tahoe Informatics
Digital Transformation for Life Sciences – Adopting Hybrid IT
Rudy Gopaul, Senior Director, Business Development, NTT Innovation Institute
Casey Overman, Data Architecture and Analytics, Sequence Inc.
Kimberly Robasky, PhD, Senior Translational Scientist, Renaissance Computing Institute
Harsha Rajasimha, Ph.D., Global Director, Life Sciences R&D, NTT Innovation Institute
Peter Lutz, Global Lead Enterprise Architect – Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences, Dimension Data
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 | 12:30 - 4:00 pm
W9. Data Science Driving Better Informed Decisions
Wei-Yi Cheng, Ph.D., Data Scientist, Roche Innovation Center New York
Venus So, Ph.D., Data Science, Pharma Research and Early Development Informatics, Roche Innovation Center New York
Francesca Milletti, Ph.D., Senior Principal Scientist, Data Science, Roche Innovation Center New York
Ahmed Abdeen Hamed, Ph.D., Scientific Knowledge Engineer, Scientific Information Management: Data Platform, Merck & Co.
W10. Designing Storage Solutions for Life Sciences
Ari E. Berman, Ph.D., Vice President and General Manager of Consulting Services, BioTeam, Inc.
Aaron Gardner, Senior Scientific Consultant, BioTeam, Inc.
W11. Scientific Project Management
Gregg TeHennepe, Program Manager, Computational Scientist, The Jackson Laboratory
W12. Leveraging Cloud Technologies to Enable Large-Scale Integration of Human Genome and Clinical Outcomes Data
R. Mark Adams, Ph.D., CIO, Celmatix Inc.
Benjamin Breton, Biology, Senior Bioinformatics Engineer
Anna T. Fernandez, Ph.D., PMP, Senior Associate, Civil Health – Informatics, Booz Allen Hamilton
Andrew FigPope, Data Engineer, Celmatix Inc.
Michael Keller, Ph.D., Senior Associate, Civil Health, Booz Allen Hamilton
Christopher Matta, Systems Engineer, Confluent, Inc.
W13. Proteogenomics: Integration of Genomics and Proteomics Data
David Fenyő, Ph.D., Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Institute for Systems Genetics, NYU School of Medicine
W15. Virtual Pharma: Evolving toward True Data Exchange Highways beyond Corporate Firewalls
Ralph Haffner, Head Discovery Workflows Basel - pRED Informatics, Roche Pharma Research and Early Development, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd
Michael Fowler, US Innovative Medicine and Early Development Lead, R&D Information, AstraZeneca
Dana E. Vanderwall, Ph.D., Director, Biology & Preclinical IT, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Michael H. Elliott, CEO, Atrium Research & Consulting LLC
Padmanabha Udupa, pRED Informatics, Roche Pharma Research and Early Development, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd.
Laura Aguiar, Ph.D., Head, pREDi NY Operations, Data Science Decision Support Service Manager, Roche Innovation Center New York
Chris Morrow, Associate Director, Development Sciences IT Portfolio Strategy and Solutions, Genentech
* Separate registration required