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Rendez-vous Génome Québec

Rendez-Vous Génome Québec 2015 - The Future of "omics" Applications

Location: Pavillon de Recherche Appliquée sur le Cancer (PRAC)
Local Z8-1006
3201 rue Jean-Mignault, Sherbrooke,
(Québec) J1E 4K8
Date: Wednesday, October 14th 2015
The Future of "omics" Applications

"Omics" technologies have opened the doors to a wide range of fields of research and applications. This Rendez-Vous is intended for scientists interested in technologies and applications related to high-throughput "omics" technologies.

The Rendez-Vous Génome Québec 2015 will focus on researchers leading initiatives using next-generation "omics" technologies in very diverse areas of research.

Topics covered will include:

  • Forestry
  • Microbial genomics
  • Non-coding RNAs

Keynote speaker: Pr Jean Bousquet, Ph.D.
Professeur titulaire
Faculté de foresterie, de géographie et de géomatique
Directeur de la Chaire de recherche du Canada en génomique
Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Title: Spruce genomics: out of the woods toward operational applications

This event will take place at Pavillon de Recherche Appliquée sur le Cancer (PRAC)
3201 rue Jean-Mignault, Sherbrooke, J1E 4K8, Local Z8-1006.

Wednesday October 14th 2015

All talks will be given in English
Registration, lunch and refreshments are free.

Final Program
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08h30 Registration and breakfast
09h00 Welcome Address
9h15 Keynote Speaker
Spruce genomics: out of the woods toward operational applications
Pr Jean Bousquet, Ph.D.
Université Laval, Québec
10h00 Daniel Tessier, Génome Québec
Centre d'innovation Génome Québec et Université McGill
10h15 Cloning and transplanting bacterial genomes
Sébastien Rodrigue, PhD
Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke
10h45 Lunch
11h15 New Standards for Complex Genomes with Long Read SMRT Sequencing
Alix Kieu
Pacific Biosciences
11h30 The expanding landscape of snoRNAs: a tale of deep-sequencing
Michelle Scott, PhD
Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke
12h00 Closing remarks and lunch
13h30 Bioinformatics Workshop: "GenAP and Galaxy for Genomics analysis
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