2016 RECAP

2016 was another record year for Bio-IT World Conference & Expo. The event brought together more than 3,300 attendees from 41 countries to build a global network for precision medicine and form collaboration across the industry.

The Bio-IT World team would like to thank attendees, speakers, sponsors and exhibitors for bringing inspiring discussion and experiences to the 2016 conference, and congratulate the recipients of the three industry awards presented on-site, Bio-IT World Best Practices, Best of Show and Bioinformatics Organization’s Benjamin Franklin Open Access.

Take a look at the stories, videos and interviews that resulted. Read More

See you next year!   

The Sixteenth Annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo will be held May 23-25, 2017 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. We look forward to seeing you there.

We will soon begin working on the 2017 program.  Please share speaker and topic suggestions with Cindy Crowninshield at ccrowninshield@healthtech.com.

To customize a sponsorship or exhibit package for 2017, contact Katelin Fitzgerald (A-K companies) at kfitzgerald@healthtech.com or Uma Patel (L-Z companies) at upatel@healthtech.com.  Reserve your space early to maximize your exposure!

Concurrent Tracks


Data Visualization & Exploration Tools


Pharmaceutical R&D Informatics


Clinical Genomics


Open Source Innovations


Cancer Informatics


Data Security


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2016 RECAP

Doc IconStories and Highlights from Bio-IT World Conference & Expo 2016


Heidi Rehm presents “Deciphering the Genome: Community Driven Approaches”
Howard Jacob Presents “Rare Disease Is Common, Diagnoses Are Not. How Do We Change This?”
Catherine Brownstein Presents “Big Data, Big Science, Smart Medicine”
Bill Evans Presents “Big Data, Big Science, Smart Medicine”
Yaron Turpaz Presents “Big Data, Big Science, Smart Medicine”

Event Features

  • Access All 13 Tracks for One Price
  • Network with 3,000+ Global Attendees
  • Hear 200+ 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 Workshops
  • See the Winners of the following 2016 Awards:
    • Benjamin Franklin
    • Best of Show
    • Best Practices 
  • View Novel Technologies and Solutions in the Expansive Exhibit Hall
  • And Much More!

Keynote Speakers

Catherine BrownsteinCatherine Brownstein, MPH, Ph.D..
Manager, Molecular Genomics Core Facility, Boston Children's Hospital

Bill EvansBill Evans.
Chief Marketing Officer, IBM WATSON HEALTH

Howard JacobHoward Jacob, Ph.D.
Executive Vice President for Medical Genomics and Chief Medical Genomics Officer, HudsonAlpha

Heidi RehmHeidi L. Rehm, Ph.D., FACMG,
Chief Laboratory Director, Laboratory for Molecular Medicine, Partners Healthcare Personalized Medicine; Clinical Director, Broad Institute Clinical Research Sequencing Platform; Associate Professor of Pathology, Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Yaron TurpazYaron Turpaz, Ph.D., MBA,
Chief Information Officer, Human Longevity, Inc.

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