Wednesday 4 March
5 March
Presentation Keynote Chair Plenary Keynote Workshop Exhibitor
[Schedule with Sessions only]
DAY 1Petersfield Lecture Theatre
DAY 2
DAY 1Petersfield Lecture Theatre
DAY 2
08:00 Arrival, Registration & Welcome Coffee 08:00
08:05 08:05
08:10 08:10
08:15 08:15
08:20 08:20
08:25 08:25
08:30 08:30
08:35 08:35
08:40 08:40
08:45 08:45
08:50 08:50
08:55 08:55
09:00 Conference Welcome and Keynote Introduction
Chairs: Lisa Mohamet, GlaxoSmithKline  Andrew Bassett, Wellcome Sanger Institute  Marcello Maresca, Discovery Sciences, AstraZeneca Mölndal 
09:00
09:05 09:05
09:10 Functional Genomics 09:10
09:15 09:15
09:20 09:20
09:25 09:25
09:30 09:30
09:35 09:35
09:40 09:40
09:45 09:45
09:50 Functional Genomics
Next generation CRISPR screens based on single-cell transcriptomics
09:50 (30 mins)
Dr Tilmann Buerckstuemmer, Aelian Biotechnology GmbH 
09:50
09:55 09:55
10:00 10:00
10:05 10:05
10:10 10:10
10:15 10:15
10:20 Coffee and Posters 10:20
10:25 10:25
10:30 10:30
10:35 10:35
10:40 10:40
10:45 10:45
10:50 10:50
10:55 10:55
11:00 Platinum Sponsor Presentation
CRISPR: It’s not just knockouts anymore
11:00 (30 mins)
Dr Gurpreet Balrey, Merck 
11:00
11:05 11:05
11:10 11:10
11:15 11:15
11:20 11:20
11:25 11:25
11:30 Poster Spotlight Presentations
Genome-wide CRISPR/Cas9-knockout in human induced Pluripotent Stem Cell (iPSC)-derived macrophages
11:30 (10 mins)
Daniel Ebner, TDI - NDM Oxford 
11:30
11:35 11:35
11:40 Beckman Coulter
PRESENTER - David Sampson PRESENTATION TITLE - Acoustic liquid handling for CRISPR Drug Discovery ABSTRACT - The Echo® acoustic dispensing system performs touchless dispensing, assay miniaturization...[More]
11:40
11:45 Functional Genomics
Optical pooled screens in human cells
11:45 (30 mins)
Avtar Singh, Broad Institute 
11:45
11:50 11:50
11:55 11:55
12:00 12:00
12:05 12:05
12:10 12:10
12:15 Iota Sciences
PRESENTER - Caroline Pilorz PRESENTATION TITLE - The isoCell: an automated solution to single cell cloning with assured monoclonality ABSTRACT - ‘iotaSciences' has developed the world’s first fluid-...[More]
12:15
12:20 Lunch - Exhibition - Posters 12:20
12:25 12:25
12:30 12:30
12:35 12:35
12:40 12:40
12:45 12:45
12:50 12:50
12:55 12:55
13:00 13:00
13:05 13:05
13:10 13:10
13:15 13:15
13:20 13:20
13:25 13:25
13:30 13:30
13:35 13:35
13:40 13:40
13:45 13:45
13:50 13:50
13:55 13:55
14:00 Functional Genomics
Drug mechanism-of-action discovery through the integration of pharmacological and CRISPR screens
14:00 (30 mins)
Dr Emanuel Goncalves, Wellcome Sanger Institute 
14:00
14:05 14:05
14:10 14:10
14:15 14:15
14:20 14:20
14:25 14:25
14:30 Functional Genomics
Multiparametric Arrayed CRISPR screen in hIPSC derived macrophages
14:30 (30 mins)
Matteo Martufi, GlaxoSmithKline 
14:30
14:35 14:35
14:40 14:40
14:45 14:45
14:50 14:50
14:55 14:55
15:00 Horizon Discovery
PRESENTER - Catherine Tarrade PRESENTATION TITLE - Pooled and arrayed CRISPR-Cas9 knockout screens in primary human immune cells ABSTRACT - Pooled and arrayed CRISPR screens address different quest...[More]
15:00
15:05 INTEGRA Bioscience Ltd
PRESENTER - Sharon Barnard PRESENTATION TITLE - Assist Plus ABSTRACT - INTEGRA has developed the revolutionary ASSIST PLUS pipetting robot to streamline routine pipetting tasks at an affordable pric...[More]
15:05
15:10 Functional Genomics
Dissecting mechanisms of neurodegenerative disease with CRISPR screens in human neurons
15:10 (30 mins)
Rick Livesey, UCL Great Ormond Street ICH 
15:10
15:15 15:15
15:20 15:20
15:25 15:25
15:30 15:30
15:35 15:35
15:40 Coffee 15:40
15:45 15:45
15:50 15:50
15:55 15:55
16:00 16:00
16:05 16:05
16:10 Functional Genomics
Modeling human genetic interactions and disease at single cell resolution using a CRISPR functional genomics platform
16:10 (30 mins)
Dr Luke Gilbert, Hellen Diller Comprehensive Cancer Center, UCSF 
16:10
16:15 16:15
16:20 16:20
16:25 16:25
16:30 16:30
16:35 16:35
16:40 Takara Bio Europe
Presenter - Cornelia Hampe Presentation title - Genome-wide CRISPR screening made simple Abstract - Genome-wide loss-of-function genetic screens are a powerful way to identify novel protein function...[More]
16:40
16:45 Brooks Life Sciences
16:45
16:50 Functional Genomics
Application of genome-wide CRISPR screening for target discovery
16:50 (30 mins)
Douglas Ross-Thriepland, AstraZeneca 
16:50
16:55 16:55
17:00 17:00
17:05 17:05
17:10 17:10
17:15 17:15
17:20 Drinks Reception, Networking & Posters
17:20 (100 mins)
17:20
17:25 17:25
17:30 17:30
17:35 17:35
17:40 17:40
17:45 17:45
17:50 17:50
17:55 17:55
18:00 18:00
18:05 18:05
18:10 18:10
18:15 18:15
18:20 18:20
18:25 18:25
18:30 18:30
18:35 18:35
18:40 18:40
18:45 18:45
18:50 18:50
18:55 18:55
19:00 19:00