Program BioVis@ISMB

BioVis@ISMB 2019 Program

July 22, 2018

Invited Speakers

Petra Isenberg, AVIZ/INRIA
Petra Isenberg
Bio: Petra Isenberg is a research scientist (CR1) at INRIA in the AVIZ research group headed by Jean-Daniel Fekete. Her main research interests are: information visualization, visual analytics, computer-supported cooperative work, and human-computer interaction more generally.

Lindsay Edwards, GSK
Abstract: TBA
Bio: Lindsay Edwards is a senior leader with expertise in drug discovery, human physiology, data science, machine learning and deep learning. He is currently Head of AI and Machine Learning (AI/ML) for GSK Pharma R&D in the UK and Europe. In particular, his role is focused on identifying opportunities to apply recent advances in machine learning (and particularly deep learning) to existing bottlenecks in the drug discovery pipeline, as well as identifying opportunities to disrupt the existing model entirely. Lindsay Edwards has over ten years’ experience as a scientist and communicator, including eight years in systems biology and machine learning. He continue to collaborate closely with academia, act on a number of advisory boards, speak regularly at international conferences.

10:15 - 10:20
BioVis Welcome

10:20 - 12:40
1st Session
Session Chair: TBA

2:00 - 4:00
2nd Session
Session Chair: TBA

4:40 - 5:50
3rd Session
Session Chair: TBA

5:50 - 6:00
Closing Remarks

6:00 - 7:00
Poster Session