Events Calendar

Computational Conference @ Zoom Webinar
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Computational and data science technologies are changing the landscape of genetic and genomic research. With resources like cloud computing and big data storage, scientists are able to investigate complex questions and work towards ensuring genetic and genomic advances benefit all. This workshop will feature a series of speakers sharing their expertise about topics such as professional opportunities in computational and data science, funding mechanisms to support research, internships and training programs, and more. Our keynote speaker and successive sessions will provide an overview of computational and data sciences with an outlook on where the fields are headed. Join us on Zoom for a day filled with informative sessions and networking opportunities on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 from 01:00 p.m. – 06:00- p.m. EST.

Workshop Schedule

01:00 p.m. – 01:15 p.m. EST: Welcome and Introductory Remarks from the Organizers
01:15 p.m. – 02:15 p.m. EST: Plenary Speaker Andrea Norris

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02:15 p.m. – 02:30 p.m. EST: Break
02:30 p.m. – 03:15 p.m. EST: Industry Career Opportunities and Q&A

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03:15 p.m. – 03:30 p.m. EST: Break;
03:30 p.m. – 04:45 p.m. EST: Funding Opportunity Panel and Q&A

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04:45 p.m. – 05:00 p.m. EST: Break;
05:00 p.m. – 05:30 p.m. EST: Closing Reflection and Future Directions

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05:30 p.m. – 06:15 p.m. EST: Networking Breakout Rooms