The Beckman Symposium 2018

February 12, 2018, Berg Conference Hall, LKSC 8:45AM - 5:15PM

 

TIME

TOPIC

SPEAKERS

8:45 AM – 9:00 AM

Introductory Remarks

Lucy Shapiro, Director of the Beckman Center

9:00 AM – 9:45 AM

The Impact of Technology on How We See Biology

Deanna Church, 10X Genomics

9:50 AM – 10:35 AM

Computing Cancer’s Playbook: the Need for Theory and Big Data

Christina Curtis, Stanford University

10:35 AM – 10:50 AM

BREAK

 

10:50 AM – 11:35 AM

Twelve Petabases and Counting…the Increasing Scale and Resolution of DNA Sequencing in Human Genetics and Cancer Genomics

Stacey Gabriel, MIT Broad Institute

11:40 AM – 12:25 PM

Generating Effective Therapeutic Hypotheses from Human Genetic Data Linked to Health Records

Manuel Rivas, Stanford University

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

LUNCH

 

1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Who's Afraid of Lossy Compression of Genomic Data?

Tsachy Weissman, Stanford University

2:20 PM – 3:05 PM

Accuracy in Precision Medicine

Euan Ashley, Stanford University

3:05 PM – 3:20 PM

BREAK

 

3:20 PM – 4:05 PM

Statistics for Solving Problems, and Creating New Ones

Daniela Witten, University of Washington

4:10 PM – 4:55 PM

Using Omics to Understand Drug Response

Russ Altman, Stanford University

5:00 PM – 5:15 PM

Closing Remarks