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10th Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting

Getting even better with age!

DOE/Joint Genome Institute

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Joint Genome Institute (JGI) has assembled a roster of dynamic speakers and workshops for its Annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting, March 23-26, 2015.

This vibrant scientific conference and set of workshops, voted as the top conference by GenomeWeb is held nearby JGI's headquarters in Walnut Creek California and typically draws about 400 hundred researchers from over 75 different institutions from all over the world.

Topics include: Microbial genomics, fungal genomics, metagenomics, and plant genomics; genome editing, secondary metabolites, pathway engineering, synthetic biology, and high-throughput functional genomics; high-performance computing applications and societal impact of technological advances. There will be state-of-the-art presentations by invited speakers as well as short talks selected from poster abstracts. There will be tours of the JGI facilities as well.

Poster/abstract deadline, Monday, March 9th, 2015: http://usermeeting.jgi.doe.gov/posters-abstracts/

Online registration closes Monday, March 16th.

Space is limited

The full agenda has been posted here: http://bit.ly/JGI-UMX-agenda

Check out the workshops, too: http://bit.ly/UMX-workshops

Hear testimonials from previous participants: http://youtu.be/axPZzt62m8w

Register now: http://bit.ly/UMX-register

We offer complimentary registration for members of the media. Contact degilbert@lbl.gov

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