International Genome Graph Symposium 2022

Monte Verita, Ascona - July 3-7, 2022

The International Genome Graph Symposium focuses on the advances of genome graphs and their applications in the biomedical field. The conference will offer various scientific sessions, ranging from genome graph representations and graphs as reference systems over genome graph algorithms and pipelines to quantitative methods on graphs and downstream applications. Still, at the beginning of the era of pangenomics, the meeting focuses on a topic of central importance to future genomics research. It has the goal to bring together international experts of this area of research and to start building a platform for innovations on representing genomic variability.

We are very happy to announce that the Human PanGenome Reference Consortium (HPRC) will hold a satellite meeting during IGGSy. The HPRC-sponsored satellite is the first international meeting designed to discuss and plan for a global pangenome initiative. Outcomes will be made available on the global pangenome website. If you are a member of the HPRC, please indicate this during registration. In addition to HPRC breakouts, we will offer many joint sessions throughout the conference. You can find further details in our program.

Key Dates

Registration opens January 15, 2022
Registration closes April 15, 2022
Invitation for participation April 20, 2022 April 29, 2022

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We offer a rich program of talks, poster presentations, and interactive discussions. Each session opens with a keynote by a distinguished guest speaker. In addition to the scientific program, the venue provides many options for social interaction.

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Situated in the iconic hills of Ticino above Lago Maggiore, Monte Verita has a long history of gathering creative minds and has been the backdrop for many scientific meetings in the past, providing fertile soil for new ideas and future collaborations.

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