Programme

Session 1

09:00 break Coffee and Posters
09:25 Welcome
09:30 - 11:00 keynote Plants for Pollinators: Using DNA barcoding to understand the best plants for pollinating insects
Natasha de Vere
talk Mammalian phenotypes: Looking beyond the genome
Siddharth Sethi, MRC Harwell Institute
lightning Mining the Genome of Cryptosporidium to Improve Diagnostics and Elucidate Transmission Cycles
Arthur Morris, Aberystwyth University
11:00 - 11:15 break Break
11:15 - 12:00 talk Metagenomics without assembly: motivation, techniques and applications
Golestan Sally Radwan, Royal Holloway University of London
lightning Where's my genes?: The problems with ORF finding
Nick Dimonaco, Aberystwyth University
12:00 - 12:45 break posters Lunch and Posters
12:45 - 13:30 workshop Repositive Workshop

Programme

Session 2

13:30 - 14:45 talk Genetic Architecture underliying rosette morphology quantified by Computer Vision
Odín Manuel Morón-García, Aberystwyth University
talk Computational identification and comparison of the evolutionary and cancer-associated breakpoint hotspots on the human genome
Golrokh Kiani, Université de Québec à Montréal
lightning Computational approaches to assessing clinical relevance of pre-clinical cancer model
Vladimir Uzun, University of Sheffield
14:45 - 15:00 break Break
15:00 - 16:15 talk A multimodal approach for revealing neurobehavioral functions
John Williams, University of Birmingham and MRC Harwell Institute
talk Modeling and Stochastic Simulation of Gene Regulatory Networks in Escherichia coli
Rodrigo Santibáñez, Computational Biology Lab, Fundación Ciencia & Vida, Chile
lightning Identification of Flowering Locus T (FT) in bioenergy crop, Miscanthus
Louise Radley, Aberystwyth University
16:15 - 16:30 break Break
16:30 - 18:00 lightning UAVs based Hyperspectral imaging for the detection of drought stress in Arundo donax L. bioenergy crops
Pietro Ibba, UNITUS - DIBAF
talk Gut microbiome of poison arrow frogs and their potential role in toxin sequestration
Karen Siu-Ting, Dublin City University
keynote The Human Genome Data Access Bottleneck
Manuel Corpas
18:00 Prizes
18:15 onwards break To the pub!