May 16, 2013 | 7:30am - 6:30pm
The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) and the University of Idaho will host the first annual Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium on the University of Idaho campus May 16th, 2013.
Online Registration Now Open!
(Registration will close May 9th at 3:00pm.)
The symposium provides researchers and professionals from the Pacific Northwest and beyond the opportunity to attend presentations from local and nationally renowned scholars performing cutting edge research.
The symposium will feature a keynote address given by the distinguished Dr. Leroy Hood of the Institute for Systems Biology
. Sessions will be held on technology and big data issues, current and near-future technologies and research being conducted by local researchers and in local cores.
- Genomics Resources Core
- Computational Resources Core
- Optical Imaging Core
- Mass Spectrometry Core
A poster session showcasing the broad range of genomic research being conducted in the Inland Northwest will conclude the symposium.
Who should attend:
The Inland Northwest Genomics Research Symposium provides a unique learning opportunity for engaged scientists and those interested in becoming familiar with trends, applied techniques and best practices in the fields of genomics and other high throughput technologies. Attendees will learn and connect with local researchers and nationally renowned experts. Register now as space is limited.
For overnight accommodations, a guest room block has been reserved at the Best Western Plus University Inn. The hotel offers two restaurants, a bar, indoor pool, fitness center, outdoor courtyard, complimentary wireless internet service, microwaves and refrigerators in all guest rooms, and shuttle service to the local airport and university. A hot breakfast buffet is complimentary for all guests 6:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. For additional information, please visit www.uinnmoscow.com
For reservations, please call (208) 882-0550, Ext. 311 or toll free (800) 325-8765 and mention the Inland NW Genomics Research Symposium. A guest room block and special group rates are being held until April 15, 2013. Reservations may continue to be made after this date on a space available basis; However, the rate may increase. The group name must be mentioned to receive the special rate. Please make reservations directly with the hotel as the travel websites and Best Western International online reservations will not have information regarding our group.