1ST MGI INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & WORKSHOP ON MICROBIAL METAGENOMICS


SCHEDULE

MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM                       Registration Opens

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM                       Exhibition Atrium Opens

9:00 AM – 9:05 AM                       Chairperson’s Address

9:05 AM - 10:00 AM                       PLENARY KEYNOTE ADDRESS

       Prof Rita R. Colwell,

       Distinguished University Professor
       University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer  
       Studies and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

       (Advances in Microbiome Science)

10.00 AM- 1.00 PM                         FEATURED PRESENTATIONS and PLENARY SESSION

                                                        (Microbiome Science and the Built Environment)

                                                        (Food Safety and Public Health)

2:30 PM – 5.30 PM                        POSTER SESSION AND BUSINESS MIXER                  

2:30 PM – 5.30 PM                        HANDS-ON WORSHOP ON ADVANCED MICROBIAL
                                                         DETECTION AND MICROBIOME ANALYSIS

                                                         Clinical Diagnostics & Healthcare Metagenomics

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM                        WELCOME RECEPTION

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM                       Exhibition Atrium Opens

9:00 AM – 9:05 AM                       Chairperson’s Remarks

9:05 AM - 10:00 AM                       PLENARY KEYNOTE ADDRESS

       Prof Sazaly Abu Bakar

       Director of Tropical Disease Research Centre, University of                Malaya
       (Viral Genome and Tropical Diseases)

10.00 AM- 1.00 PM                         FEATURED PRESENTATIONS and PLENARY SESSIONS

       (Clinical Diagnostics of Infectious and Non-infectious                            Diseases)         

                                                         (Food Safety and Public Health)

2:30 PM – 5.30 PM                        POSTER SESSION AND BUSINESS MIXER                  

2:30 PM – 5.30 PM                        HANDS-ON WORKSHOP ON ADVANCED MICROBIAL                                                                        DETECTION AND MICROBIOME ANALYSIS

                                                         Food and Environmental Metagenomics

7:30 PM – 9:30 PM                         CONFERENCE DINNER