Programme at a Glance 2018-09-19T13:50:21+00:00

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Saturday, June 16, 2018

08:00 – 10:00 Sponsored Educational Session E01 NGS in rare disease, infections and cancer More information
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break – Poster Mounting – Exhibition
10:30 – 12:00 Education Sessions E02-E05 More information
E02 Hereditary cancer
E03 Resources for gene function analysis
E04 Pharmacogenomics
E05 Bone Density: High and Low
Workshops W01-W04 More information
W01 NGS in the Clinic – Mistakes and Quality Assurance
W02 Career Development for Scientific Millennials
W04 Phenotype: genotype in rare disease RD-Connect
Corporate Satellites More information
12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
12:15 – 13:45 Corporate Satellites More information
14:00 – 14:30 PL0 Welcoming Addresses More information
14:30 – 16:00 PL1 Opening Plenary Session More information
16:00 – 16:30 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
16:30 – 18:00 Concurrent Sessions C01 – C06 More information
C01 Precision and Predictive Medicine
C02 Syndrome updates 1
C03 Multi-omics 1
C04 Epigenetics and Gene Regulation
C05 Neurological and Neuromuscular Disorders
C06 Internal Organs
18:00 – 18:30 Coffee Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
18:30 – 20:00 PL2 What’s New? Highlight Session & Late Breaking Presentations More information
from submitted abstracts
20:00 Opening Networking Mixer

Sunday, June 17, 2018

08:30 – 10:00 Concurrent Symposia S01 – S04 plus3
S01 Prenatal Genetics – joint with EMPAG
S02 DNA damage and repair in cancer
S03 Genome Organization and Function
S04 Genetics of dizziness
Educational Sessions E06-E07 plus3
E06 Statistics in Genetic Research and Diagnostics
E07 Organoids
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
10:15 – 11:15 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group A)
11:15 – 12:45 Corporate Satellites plus3
11:15 – 13:00 Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition – Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Concurrent Sessions C07 – C12 plus3
C07 NGS diagnostics
C08 Population Genetics
C09 Mendelian chromatin disorders
C10 Best Poster Session 1
C11 Metabolic and Mitochondrial Disorder
C12 Skin and Bones
14:30 – 15:00 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
15:00 – 16:30 Workshops W05 – W11 plus3
W05 Pharmacogenomic testing: gene panel, whole exome or whole genomes?
W06 Dysmorphology
W07 Exome sequencing and variant interpretation
W08 UCSC Genome Browser
W09 Prenatal Diagnosis
W10 Multi-gene hereditary cancer panels: balancing clinical utility and research interest
W11 Recontacting in genetics joint with EMPAG
15:00 – 16:30 Corporate Satellites plus3
16:30 – 16:45 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
16:45 – 17:45 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group B)
17:45 – 19:15 Concurrent Symposia S05 – S08 plus3
S05 Large-scale genetic studies in complex diseases
S06 Liquid biopsies in cancer
S07 Drug repurposing for treating genetic disorders
S08 Microbiome and Virome
Educational Sessions E08-E09 plus3
E08 Congenital vasculopathies
E09 Iron in the brain – joint session with the European Society of Neurology
19:15 – 20:15 ESHG Membership Meeting
19:15 – 20:45 Corporate Satellites plus3


Monday, June 18, 2018

08:30 – 10:00 Concurrent Symposia S09 – S12 plus3
S09 New Genomic Technologies
S10 No pathogenic variant detected – What next?
S11 Epigenetics of the brain
S12 Retinal diseases
Educational Sessions E10-E11 plus3
E10 Genetics of infertility – joint with European Society of Gynecology
E11 Premature ageing
10:00 – 10:15 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
10:15 – 11:15 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group C)
11:15 – 12:45 Corporate Satellites plus3
11:15 – 13:00 Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition – Lunch
13:00 – 14:30 Concurrent Sessions C13 – C18 plus3
C13 Prenatal and Reproductive Genetics
C14 Cancer genetics
C15 Syndrome updates 2
C16 Multi-omics 2
C17 Intellectual disability 1
C18 Cardiovascular disorders
14:30 – 15:00 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
15:00 – 16:30 Workshops W12 – W18 plus3
W12 Dysmorphology supported by next-generation phenotyping
W13 The Genomic Quiz – joint with EMPAG
W14 Copy Number Variant Interpretation and Classification
W15 Big data
W16 Quality assurance
W17 Using Ensembl data and tools: a worked example
W18 Community genetics
15:00 – 16:30 Corporate Satellites plus3
16:30 – 16:45 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
16:45 – 17:45 Poster Viewing with Authors and coffee
(Group D)
17:45 – 19:15 Concurrent Symposia S13 – S16 plus3
S13 Genome editing
S14 Cellular heterogeneity in health and disease
S15 Understanding non-coding variants
S16 Human epigenome dynamics
Educational Sessions E12-E13 plus3
E12 Undiagnosed disease and matchmaking initiatives
E13 Brain abnormalities in fetal life
20:00 ESHG Networking Evening


Tuesday, June 19, 2018

09:00 – 10:30 Concurrent Symposia S17 – S19 plus3
S17 ESHG-ASHG Building Bridges Debate: Germline genome editing – joint with EMPAG
S18 Regulatory sequence functions and elements
S19 New nanotechnologies: the DNA Origami
Educational Sessions E14-E16 plus3
E14 Single-cell analysis technologies
E15 Disorders of sexual development
E16 Genetics with a Bite
11:00 – 12:30 Concurrent Sessions C19 – C23 plus3
C19 Advanced sequencing technologies
C20 Intellectual Disability 2
C21 Statistical Genetics
C22 Best Poster Session 2
C23 Sensory disorders
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:15 PL3 Mendel Lecture plus3
14:15 – 15:00 PL4 ESHG Award Lecture plus3
15:00 – 15:45 PL5 Awards Session plus3
EJHG Awards
ESHG Young Investigator & Poster Awards
Closing
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