SPEAKERS

Next generation sequencing & bioinformatics
Dr Nicole Cloonan
Genomic Biology Laboratory
Queensland Institute of Medical Research

Dr Mark Crowe
QFAB Bioinformatics

Prof. David Edwards
School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
The University of Queensland

Dr David Humphreys
Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute
St Vincents Hospital

Dr Michael Imelfort
Advanced Water Management Centre
The University of Queensland

Dr Ann-Marie Patch
Queensland Centre for Medical Genomics
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

Mr John Pearson
Queensland Centre for Medical Genomics
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

Dr Stephen Rudd
QFAB Bioinformatics

Prof. Gordon Smyth
Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research

Dr Torsten Seemann
Victorian Bioinformatics Consortium
Monash University

Dr Jason Steen
Australian Centre for Ecogenomics
The University of Queensland

Mr Matthew Tinning
Australian Genome Research Facility Ltd

A/Prof. Christine Wells
Australian Institute for Bioengineering & Nanotechnology
The University of Queensland

Mr David Wood
Queensland Centre for Medical Genomics
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

NGS, mutations, disease and algorithms
Dr Scott Beatson
School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences
The University of Queensland

Dr Lachlan Coin
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

Dr Michelle Hill
The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute

Dr Paul Horton
Research Fellow
Computational Biology Research Centre
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan

Dr Joseph Powell
The University of Queensland Diamantina Institute

Dr Ryan Taft
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

Prof. Marc Wilkins
School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences
University of New South Wales

Ecologies & populations
Dr Hawthorne Beyer
Environmental Decisions Group
The University of Queensland

Dr Michael Bode
School of Botany
University of Melbourne

A/Prof. Yvonne Buckley
School of Biological Sciences
The University of Queensland

Dr Jane Elith
School of Botany
University of Melbourne

Dr Cindy Hauser
Quantitative & Applied Ecology Group
University of Melbourne

Prof. Hugh Possingham
ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED)
The University of Queensland

Dr Tracy Rout
ARC Postdoctoral Research Fellow, School of Botany, University of Melbourne &
Adjunct Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Queensland

Molecular systems biology
Dr Melissa Davis
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

Dr Nicholas Hamilton
Institute for Molecular Bioscience
The University of Queensland

Dr Daniel Hurley
Faculty of Molecular Medicine and Pathology
University of Auckland

Prof. John Quackenbush
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute &
Harvard School of Public Health, USA

Dr Keith Shearwin
School of Molecular and Biomedical Science
The University of Adelaide

Special Seminar
Dr Norman Pace
Distinguished Professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology
University of Colorado-Boulder, USA