Schedule At-A-Glance

Virtual ASM NGS Conference
Dec. 7
Dec. 8
Wednesday, Dec. 9 Thursday,
Dec. 10
Dec. 11
Pre-Conference Workshop
(separate reg. fee)
AM Speaker/ Poster Chat       8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.  
AM Session   10:00 – 11:30 a.m. 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.   10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Poster Session (Rapid Fire)   3:30 – 5:00
  10:00 – 11:30
PM Session 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.   3:30 – 5:00
3:30 – 5:00
PM Speaker/Poster Chat   5:30 – 6:30
Networking 5:15 – 6:15 p.m.        

2020 ASM NGS Conference Session Topics

Epidemiological Cues: Sequencing in Clinical and Public Health Microbiology

New Tools: Innovation in Sequencing Technology

Pipelines to Pixels: Bioinformatic Tools, Workflows, Data Integration and Visualization

Farm to Table: Sequencing in Veterinary, Food and Environmental Microbiology

Crush the Resistance: Sequencing to Combat AMR

Open by Default: Data Sharing, Ethics and Responsibility

Program Committee

Duncan MacCannell - Chair
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Ga.

Marc Allard
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
College Park, Md.

Jennifer Gardy
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Seattle, Wash.

Elodie Ghedin
New York University
New York, N.Y.

George Gthinji
KEMRI/Wellcome Trust
Nairobi, Kenya

Dag Harmsen
University of Muenster
Muenster, Germany

Paul Keim
Northern Arizona University and TGen North
Flagstaff, Ariz.

Adam Phillippy
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Md.

Torsten Seemann
University of Melbourne            
Melbourne, Australia

Sofonias Tessema
Africa CDC
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Ruth Timme
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
College Park, Md.