Advanced Genome Science International Symposium The Start of New Genomics

Program at a Glance

January 10 (Tue)

12:00 Registration
 
13:00 13:05 Opening remarks
Sumio Sugano The University of Tokyo
 
13:05 15:05 Session 1: De novo genome assembly
    Chair: Atsushi Toyoda National Institute of Genetics
 
    Daniel Rokhsar Joint Genome Institute
    Yasubumi Sakakibara Keio University
    Tomoaki Nishiyama Kanazawa University
    Masahiro Kasahara The University of Tokyo
 
15:05 15:15 Break (10 min)
 
15:15 16:15 Poster Session (Event space)
    Poster Session (odd numbers): 15:15-15:45
    Poster Session (even numbers): 15:45-16:15
 
16:15 16:25 Break (10 min)
 
16:25 18:25 Session 2: Metagenomics
Chair: Tetsuya Hayashi Kyushu University
 
    Shibu Yooseph University of Central Florida
    Reiko Shinkura Nara Institute of Science and Technology
    Takuji Yamada Tokyo Institute of Technology
    Yasukazu Nakamura National Institute of Genetics
 
18:30 20:30 Welcome Reception (Event space)
 

January 11 (Wed)

 
9:30 10:00 Registration
 
10:00 12:00 Session 3: Bioinformatics
Chair: Ken Kurokawa National Institute of Genetics
 
    Hugues Richard Universite Pierre et Marie Curie
    Piero Carninci RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies
    Martin Frith National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
    Yutaka Akiyama Tokyo Institute of Technology
 
12:00 13:00 Lunch Break
 
13:00 15:00 Session 4: ELSI & databases
Chair: Kazuto Kato Osaka University
 
    Stephanie Dyke McGill University
    Toshiaki Katayama Database Center for Life Science
    Natsuko Yamamoto Osaka University
14:30 15:00 Panel Discussion
 
15:00 15:30 Break (30 min, Poster removal)
 
15:30 17:30 Session 5: Single cell analysis & New technologies
Chair: Yutaka Suzuki The University of Tokyo
 
    Charles Gawad St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    Mike Stubbington Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
    Yasuhiko Igarashi The University of Tokyo
    Yutaka Suzuki The University of Tokyo
 
17:30 17:35 Closing Remarks
Yuji Kohara National Institute of Genetics