CONFERENCE AGENDA

EVENT SCHEDULE

It’s an Amazing event for the World Clinical Diagnostics Community
(Agenda update in progress..)


Time
Session
Speakers
08:30 AM
Registration & Refreshments
Chair Person Remarks
Dr Andrew Sails
Head of Molecular Diagnostics and Research and Development, Public Health England
Opening Keynote Day 1

SuperSelective Primers for Multiplex Real-time PCR Assays that Assess the Abundance of Rare Mutations Associated with Cancer
Dr Fred Kramer, Ph.D.
Public Health Research Institute, Rutgers University
11:00 AM
Morning Refreshment Break, Poster Viewing and Exhibition
Multiplex Microbead Quantitative PCR and Digital PCR technologies
Dr. Stefan Rödiger
Group Leader, Institute of Biotechnology, BTU Cottbus - Senftenberg
Antimicrobial resistance and Point of Care Testing
Dr Till Bachman
Deputy Head of Division of Infection and Pathway Medicine, University of Edinburgh
12:30 PM
Networking Luncheon by Hilton's Master Chef
Biomarkers for Translational Research
Dr Karen Kempsell
Senior Project Team Leader, Public Health England TBC
TBC
Dr Matthew Hardison
BioPharma Laboratory Director Aegis Sciences Corporation
15:00 PM
Afternoon Refreshment Break, Poster Viewing & Exhibition
Scientific Session & Case Study Report
17:00 PM
Chair Person Closing Remarks & End of Day 1
Time
Session
Speakers
08:30 AM
Registration & Refreshments
09:30 AM
Chair Person Remarks

Opening Keynote Day 2

3 Decades of technological revolutions could not stop antibiotics misuse - Why? The challenge of actionable Dx.

Discuss the problem of Abx misuse
Discuss the technologies that were introduced to the market and their limited impact
Discuss alternative approaches and their potential impact
Dr Kfir Oved PhD/MD
CTO, MeMed Diagnostics, Israel
Targeted RNA Expression Profiling for Biomarker Discovery in Complex Biological Samples.

Dr Alex Chenchik, Ph.D.
President & CEO Cellecta,Inc. USA
How far can we go with automation in Metagenomic sequencing?

Dr Caroline Janitz
Manager Next-Generation Sequencing Facility, Western Sydney University
11:00 AM
Morning Refreshment Break, Poster Viewing and Exhibition
Bedside NGS diagnostics for the Oligonucleotide Therapeutics Market: From Patient selection to Drug Efficacy Quantification
Dr. Sterghios A.
Moschos Associate Professor, Department of Applied Sciences, Northumbria University
12.30 PM
Networking Luncheon by Hilton's Master Chef
Panel Discussion: Challenges and Future of Diagnostics Market
14:30 PM
Afternoon Refreshment Break, Poster Viewing and Exhibition
Emerging Diseases and Diagnosis

International Funding and Collaboration
16:30 PM
International Award of Excellence- Life Science Awards Ceremony with Food, Drinks & Live DJ
18:30 PM
End of Conference