BILS Annual Symposium and User Meeting 2012

Large-scale Sequencing – Opportunities and Challenges

Time: Monday 15 October 2012 from 10h00 to 17h00

Location: Uppsala, Polacksbacken, room 2146

Keynote speakers:
  • Kerstin Lindblad-Toh: Comparative and population genetics medley: many mammals, wolves and dogs and coelacanth
  • Anders Blomberg: Marine genomics – technical and biological challenges
  • Björn Nystedt: The Spruce genome project - diving into the void of conifer evolution
BILS presentations:
  • General presentation of BILS and what BILS is able to help with
  • Examples of ongoing projects
  • Available bioinformatics support
  • Large-scale storage
  • ELIXIR – the European infrastructure for biological information
  • Questions and Answers session

Full program here.

The symposium is free of charge.

Please register before Monday Oct 8 by sending an e-mail to so that we can plan coffee breaks and lunch.