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Distinguished Keynotes

ISMB/ECCB 2023 - Distinguished Keynotes

ISCB Award Winning Keynotes will be confirmed early 2023

Janet Kelso

Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology

Introduced by: Anna-Sophie Fiston-Lavier, SFBI President, French Society of Bioinformatics
Time: Sunday July 23, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Room: Lumière Auditorium

Presentation Title: Unraveling the Human Past: Insights from Ancient DNA

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ISCB Innovator Award Keynote

Dana Pe'er

Chair, Computational and Systems Biology Program, Sloan Kettering Institute;
Scientific Director, Alan and Sandra Gerry Metastasis and Tumor Ecosystems Center;
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States

Introduced by: Alessandra Carbone, Conference Co-chair, CNRS - Sorbonne Université France
Time: Monday, July 24, 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM
Room: Lumière Auditorium

Presentation Title: Machine learning meets single-cell biology: Cellular dynamics and gene programs

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ISCB Overton Prize Keynote

Jingyi Jessica Li

Professor of Statistics
University of California, Los Angeles
Helen Putnam Fellow, 2022-23
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University
United States

Introduced by: Martin Vingron, Chair, ISCB Awards Committee
Time: Tuesday, July 25, 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM
Room: Lumière Auditorium

Presentation Title: Using Synthetic Controls to Enhance the Statistical Rigor in Genomics Data Science

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Hanah Margalit

Microbiology and Molecular Genetics IMRIC, Faculty of Medicine
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Introduced by: Christine Orengo, ISCB President University College London United Kingdom
Time: Wednesday, July 26, 8:45 AM - 9:45 AM
Room: Lumière Auditorium

Presentation Title: Insights from RNA-seq experiments into post-transcriptional control mechanisms

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ISCB Accomplishments by a Senior Scientist Award Keynote

Photo credit: Robert LisakMark Gerstein

Albert L Williams, Professor of Biomedical Informatics and Professor of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, of Computer Science, and of Statistics & Data Science
Yale University
United States

Introduced by: Lim Soon Wong, Conference Co-chair National University of Singapore Singapore
Time: Thursday, July 27, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Room: Lumière Auditorium

Presentation Title: A Gradual Evolution in Bioinformatics Research

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