If you’re looking to get up to speed on the latest developments in the field of genomics, genetics, bioinformatics, next-generation sequencing, and precision medicine, there are many options of conferences to choose from.
We created this continually updated list of industry relevant conferences we believe are of interest across those fields. This listing can help you plan and choose wisely – and in a budget-conscious manner – which conferences to devote your time and precious company resources to.
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|Conference||Date||Location||Target Audience||Additional Information|
|Leaders in Biobanking Conference||October 14-16, 2018||Cleveland, Ohio, USA||Congress addresses innovations in biospecimen science and infrastructure to support expanding applications.|
|Precision Medicine Beyond Cancer||October 15-16, 2018||Munich, Germany||Leaders and decision makers in industry (pharma, diagnostics, healthcare and insurance companies) as well as IoT, ICT and artificial intelligence professionals, investors and strategic policy decision makers||Precision Medicine is currently most prominent in cancer but the treatment methodology is maturing. The PMBC2018 Congress aims to broaden the perspective to other non-communicable diseases and reduce the cost burden to society. Progress in computing power, artificial intelligence and omics technologies enable new approaches to decipher complex pathologies, generating new insights and avenues for disease intervention and ideally disease prevention.|
|ASHG||October 16-20, 2018||San Diego, CA, USA||The largest human genetics meeting and exposition of the year which attracts over 6,500 attendees, plus almost 250 exhibiting companies. The meeting provides a forum for the presentation and discussion of cutting-edge science in all areas of human genetics.|
|ESMO||October 19-23, 2018||Munich, German||EMSO 2018 is held under the tagline “Securing access to optimal cancer care". The ESMO Congress is an influential annual meeting for oncology professionals in Europe.|
|Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine & Molecular Diagnostics||October 27-26, 2018||Boston, MA, USA||Deans/Chairs, Vice Deans & Vice Presidents of Medical Institutions and Hospitals|
Professors and students from academia who are in the field of research, Medical and clinical research.
Physicians, Business delegates, Directors / Managers & Business Intelligence Experts, Departmental Managers.
|The conference focuses on “Innovations & Advances in the field of Personalized Medicine and Molecular Diagnostics.|
|World Immunotherapy Congress 2018||October 29-31, 2018||Basel, Switzerland||A multi-streamed, co-located conference & technology exhibition - 1000+ attendees, 300+ speakers|
|AMP 2017||November 1-3, 2018||San Antonio, TX, USA||Pathologists|
Doctoral and Clinical Laboratory Scientists
Clinicians and Other Health Care Personnel
Government Employees – primarily regulators in the field
Professionals in the in vitro diagnostics industry
|Molecular Diagnostics event attended by more than 2,000 molecular diagnostic professionals from around the world, representing every aspect of molecular diagnostics in one place seeking the newest information and the latest advances to enhance their contributions, research and advancements in the field of Molecular Pathology.|
|13th Annual Personalized Medicine Conference||November 14-15, 2018||Boston, MA, USA||Pharma/Biotech|
Tools Company/ Consumer
Regulatory & Reimbursement
|The Personalized Medicine Coalition (PMC) (the organizers of this event), promote the understanding and adoption of personalized medicine concepts, services and products to benefit patients and the health system.|
|BioData World Congress 2018||November 28-29, 2018||Basel, Switzerland||~300+ attendees across pharma, academia, hospital/public health||Event aims to bring together academia, industry and healthcare to discuss and debate how to come together to improve efficiencies within bio IT and bio data to the benefit of patients worldwide.|
|Genomic Medicine 2018 Cambridge||December 5-6 2018||Cambridge, UK||NGS users, researchers and students|
NHS & Private Labs, CRO’s, and Service Providers
|Will focus on the use of Genomics & Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) technologies and tools to look at human disease whether in a research or a clinical setting.
Covers Genomics, Next Generation Sequencing Applications and Workflows, Personalized Genomics, the Metagenomics link to health/disease, Non-invasive Prenatal testing (NIPT), Cancer and Rare Disease genetics as well as Data Analysis and Storage.
|PMWC 2019 Silicon Valley||January 21-23, 2018||Santa Clara, CA, USA||Pharma/Biotech|
Tools Company/ Consumer
Regulatory & Reimbursement
|Established conference series that attracts recognized leaders, top global researchers and medical professionals, and innovators across healthcare and biotechnology sectors to showcase practical content that helps close the knowledge gap between different sectors, thereby catalyzing cross-functional fertilization and collaboration.|
|Festival of Genomics, London||January 23-24, 2019||London, UK||Scientists|
Business sector leaders
|Mission is to bring the benefits of genomics to patients, faster. People from research, industry (like drug development and diagnostics) and healthcare meet in one room. All listening to the same talks, hearing about the same hurdles and seeing how each can help the other.
A trade-style show event with one big room and lots of stands featuring the latest tech waiting to be taken to your work bench. Features, including the discussion table ‘Talkaoke’, poster presentations, two or three hour long workshops, and talks covering everything -omics: genomic medicine, genetic counselling, drug development, data handling, CRISPR and gene editing,
|AGBT 2019||February 27-March 2, 2019||Marco Island, FL, USA||Scientists|
Business sector leaders
|New discoveries in DNA sequencing technologies.
Experimental and analytic approaches for genomic studies and applications.
Clinical case studies and ground breaking research.
Showcasing the latest breakthroughs in next generation sequencing and how it applies to clinical use.
The integration of genomics and pharmacogenomics to individualized patient care.
And to network with top industry leaders.
|Molecular Med TriCon||March 10-15, 2019||San Francisco, CA, USA||Attracs over 3,700 drug discovery and development professionals from over 40 countries.
Focuses on Molecular Medicine, specifically on Discovery, Genomics, Diagnostics and Information Technology.
|Future of Genomic Medicine||March 14-15, 2019||La Jolla, CA||Physicians|
Healthcare professionals of all disciplines interested in the future of medicine, especially with respect to individualized therapies
|The conference’s goal is to use genomic knowledge to change medicine and make it far more precise and individualized. Attention will be paid to the exciting areas of genomic editing to treat diseases, cancer (a disease of the genome), and the use of genetics for preventative medicine. Additional topics include circulating free DNA-based diagnostics, epigenetics, and genomic analytics.|
|BioData World West||March 26-27, 2019||San Francisco, CA, USA||Pharma, biotech, healthcare, and tenchnology industries||BioData West 2019 is bringing together speakers from the pharma, biotech, healthcare and technology industries. Focus is on "Harnessing the Power of Big Data in Drug Development and the Clinic."|
|ACMG 2019||April 2-6, 2019||Seattle, WA, USA||Medical and clinical geneticists; genetic counselors; all medical practitioners who are providing comprehensive diagnostic, management, and counseling services for patients with, or at risk for, genetically influenced health problems.|
Laboratory directors, researchers, and more.
|Focus is on research and clinical topics that promote the science and the practice of clinical genetics and genomics. Sessions will focus on the latest discoveries of the etiology and the pathogenesis of genetic disorders, the latest developments in genetic testing and screening, the laboratory’s role in the diagnosis of genetic disorders, the treatment of genetic disorders in children and adults, the delivery of genetic services, and more.|
|American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting||May 31-June 4, 2019||Chicago, IL, USA||Oncology professionals||Annual Meeting that brings together more than 30,000 oncology professionals from around the world to discuss state-of-the-art treatment modalities, new therapies, and ongoing controversies in the field.|
|ISAG 2019||July 7-12, 2019||Lleida, Spain||ISAG, International Society for Animal Genetics, is a forum for the sharing of knowledge between scientists and practitioners of animal genetics applied to economically important and domesticated species.|
|ISMB/ECCB||July 21-25, 2019||Basel, Switzerland||Computational researchers|
|Aims at attracting the top research contributions in all areas of computational molecular biology.
Typical, but not exclusive, the topics of interest are: Sequence analysis, Evolution and phylogeny, Comparative genomics, Protein structure, Molecular and supramolecular dynamics, Molecular evolution, Gene regulation and transcriptomics, Proteomics, Systems biology, Ontologies, data bases and data integration, Text mining and information extraction, and Human health.