Location & dates EMBL Heidelberg, Germany 7 - 8 Dec 2020
Deadlines Registration closed

EMBL Courses and Conferences during the Coronavirus pandemic

With the onsite programme paused, many of our events are now being offered in virtual formats.


Registration is open as usual for many events, with back-up plans in place to move further courses and conferences online as necessary. Registration fees for any events affected by the COVID-19 disruption are fully refundable.


More information for participants of events at EMBL Heidelberg can be found here.

 

Programme

Day 1 - Monday 7 December 2020
TimeSpeakerLocation
12:00 - 13:30

Registration and lunch

Operon Registration Desk, ATC Foyer

13:30 - 14:00

Opening remarks

Large Operon

14:00 - 15:30

Session 1: Data-driven functional discovery

Talks:
Peer Bork, Pedro Beltrao, Ami Bhatt, Nicola Segata
Panel: Eran Segal, Jeroen Raes, Isabel Gordo, Thomas Lemberger

Large Operon
15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break

Operon Foyer

16:00 - 17:30

Session 2: HT Reverse Genetics & Genetic tools for Gene Function

Talks:
Laurie Comstock, David Bikard, Adam Deutschbauer, Csaba Pal
Panel: Nassos Typas, Carol Gross, Victor Sourjik, Nonia Pariente

Large Operon
117:30 - 18:00 Coffee break

Operon Foyer

18:00 - 19:30

Session 3: Multi-Omics for Gene Function

Talks:
Jörg Vogel, Mikhail Savitski, Michael Zimmermann, Markus Ralser
Panel: Uwe Sauer, Paul Wilmes, Caroline Ash

Large Operon
20:00 - 23:00 Dinner in Schloss
Day 2 - Tuesday 8 December 2020
TimeSpeakerLocation
09:00 - 10:30

Session 4: Visualising Functional Units

Talks:
KC Huang, David Berry, Martin Pilhofer, Julia Mahamid
Panel: Orsolya Barabas, Mathias Wilmanns, Tâm Mignot, Sri Narasimhan

Large Operon

10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break

Operon Foyer

11:00 - 12:30

Session 5: Gene function in ecological context

Talks:
Kevin Foster, Karina Xavier, Bärbel Stecher, Colin Hill
Panel: Kiran Raosaheb Patil, Pascale Cossart, Rotem Sorek, Lakshmi Goyal

Large Operon

12:30 - 13:45

Lunch & discussions

ATC Foyer

13:45 - 15:30

Session 6: Looking forward & outward

Talks:
Melanie Blokesh, Rob Finn, Funding Agency, Funding Agency
Panel: Jan Van der Meer, Eric Pamer, Edith Heard, Dirk Heinz

Large Operon

15:30 - 15:45

Closing remarks

Large Operon