DCB13 (June 2018)

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Conference on Big Data in Biotechnology and Biomedicine

May 31 – June 1, 2018, Hotel Munkebjerg, Vejle, Denmark

Synopsis and program in pdf format

DCB13 Synopsis

DCB13 Program

Thursday, May 31, 2018

9.00 – 9.30 Registration, coffee and tea
9.30 – 9.45 Welcome by Lars Haastrup Pedersen, DBS, DK/ Ole Nørregaard Jensen, SDU
9.45 – 10.45 Session 1 Big Data – Developments in Biotechnology and Biomedicine

chair: Ole Nørregaard Jensen, SDU

9.45 – 10.15 Rethinking healthcare by use of data, cloud solutions and cognitive technologies

Henrik Rindel Gudbergsen

IBM Nordic, DK

10.15 – 10.45 Regulatory challenges of big data: The HMA/EMA Task Force on Big Data

Thomas Senderovitz,

Danish Medicine Agency, DK

10.45 – 12.30 Posters and exhibition, meet the speakers, and lunch
12.30 – 13.45 Session 2 Precision  medicine

Chair: Eric Paul Bennett, KU

12.30 – 13.15   Matthew Might,

Hugh Kaul Personalized Medicine Institute,

University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

13.15 – 13.45 Pathogenic mutations and their implications for diagnosis and prognosis

Daníel F. Guðbjartsson, DeCode Genetics, IS

13.45 – 14.45 Posters and exhibition, meet the speakers, hotel check in
14.45 – 15.45 Session 3 Systems Biology in Medicine

Chair: Jens Nielsen, Chalmers

14.45 –15.15 The Human Protein Atlas –

implications for human biology, drug development and systems medicine

Matthias Uhlen, KTH, S

15.15 – 15.45 José-Maria Gonzalez- Izalzogazza, DTU, DK
15.45 – 16.45 Posters and exhibition, meet the speakers
16.45 – 17.45 Session  4 Systems Biology in Process Biotechnology

Chair: Jochen  Förster, Carlsberg A/S

16.45 – 17.15 Systems Biology of Yeast Metabolism

Jens Nielsen, Chalmers, S

17.15 -17.45 Designing and evolving cell factories for chemical production

Markus Herrgard, NNF Centre for Biosustainability, DK

17.45- 18.00 Coffee Break
18.00 – 19.00 Legal aspects and round table discussion

Chair and moderator : Kåre Lehman Nielsen, AAU, DK

18.00 – 18.20 Governing prospects, navigating minefields and protecting interests – Legal issues in big data driven biotech and biomedical innovation

Jakob Wested, Centre for Advanced Studies in Biomedical Innovation Law, KU, DK

18.20 – 19.00 Round table discussion best practice, handling, storage, safety, ethics

Representatives from KTH: Matthias Uhlén, QIAGEN: Bjarni Vilhjalmsson,

Elixir and The Computerome Center, DTU: Peter Løngreen,

The Danish Council on Ethics: Anne-Marie Gerdes

UAB: Matt Might, KU Legislation: Jakob Wested, IBM: Henrik Rindel Gudbergsen

19.00 – 19.30 Posters and exhibition, meet the speakers
20.00 – Conference dinner

 

Friday, June 1, 2018

8.30 – 9.30 Session 5 Precision medicine and nutrition

Chair: Leonor Rib, KU

8.30 – 9.00 Armand Valsesia, Nestlé , CH
9.00 – 9.30 Genomics Medicine in Psychiatry:

Leveraging the Danish Genealogy, Nationwide biobanks and Population-based eHealth records.

Thomas Werge, KU, DK

9.30 – 10.30 Posters and exhibition, meet the speakers, hotel check out
10.30 – 11.30 Session 6 Single cell analyses

Chair: Anders Vagnø Pedersen, BioPharma Consult

10.30 – 11.00 Identification of personalised regulatory networks using eQTLs and scRNA-seq data

Lude H Franke, Uni Groningen, NL

11.00 – 11.30 Computational methods for analysis of large collections of scRNA-seq data

Martin Hemberg,  Sanger Institute, UK

11.30 – 13.00 Lunch, posters and exhibition, meet the speakers
13.00 – 13.30 Session 7

Poster presentations / exhibitor presentation

Chair: Anders Vagnø Pedersen, BioPharma Consult

13.00 – 13.10 P1
13.10 – 13.20 P2
13.20 – 13.30 Exhibitor presentation
13.30 – 14.15 Posters and exhibition, meet the speakers
14.15 – 15.15 Session 8 Genome Networks and Statistical Genetics

Chair: Markus Herrgard, DTU

14.15 – 14.45 Inferring direct biochemical relationships by statistical parametric mapping

of cell-type-specific RNA sequencing data

Sandrine Muller,

Massachusetts General Hospital and Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA

14.45 – 15.15 Linear mixed models to study multivariate gene-environment interactions

Francesco Paolo Casale,

Microsoft Research New England, USA

15.15  – 15.45 Posters and meet the speakers
15.45 – 16.45 Session 9 Microbiomics

Chair: Leif Schauser, QIAGEN

15.45 – 16.15 Towards a complete tree of life

Mads Albertsen, Aalborg University, DK

16.15 – 16.45 Deep-diving in microbiome data and what to do when n is way to small

Henrik Bjørn Nielsen, Clinical Microbiomics, DK

16.45 – 17.00 Closing remarks Lars Haastrup Pedersen, DBS, DK

The conference is organised in collaboration with Danish Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and includes a poster session as well as a commercial exhibition of equipment, consumables and services to Danish biotechnology. Deadline for poster abstracts and registration: April 10, 2018. For questions regarding participants’ registration, please contact Anne Dalgaard, The Danish Society of Engineers, IDA, at ada@ida.dk. Registration will open December 1, 2017 , see announcements at www.biokemi.org or www.ida.dk Participation fee: 3500 DKK; reduced fee for students (Ph.D. and M.Sc.): 1800 DKK. M.Sc. student scholarships find info at www.synapse-connect.org