Chief Guests

Dr. Renu Swarup

Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, New Delhi

Prof. Shekhar Mande

Director General, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Government of India, New Delhi

International

Dr. Jean C Zenklusen

Director, TCGA, NCI, NIH, USA

Prof. Sunil Badve

Joshua Edwards Professor of Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University, USA

Prof. Kenneth Buetow

Director, Computational Sciences and Informatics Program Complex Adaptive Systems Initiative, Arizona State University, USA

Dr. Zhining Wang

Project Officer, Center for Cancer Genomics (CCG), NCI, NIH, USA

Dr. Preetha Rajaraman

Health Attache and Regional Representative, South Asia , US Embassy New Delhi, Office of Global Affairs, Office of the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services, USA

Prof. Nitin S. Baliga

Senior Vice President, Director and Professor, Insitute of Systems Biology, Seattle, USA

Dr. Benjamin Berman

Associate Professor, Cedar’s Sinai Cancer Centre, LA, USA

Dr. Katherine A Hoadley

Assistant Professor, UNC, Chapel Hill, USA

Dr. Cyriac Kandoth

Senior Computational Biologist, MSKCC, NYC, USA

Mr. Sam Santhosh

Founder and Chairman, MedGenome Inc, USA

Dr. Somasekhar Seshagiri

CEO/CSO ModMab Therapeutics, San Carlos, USA

Dr. Kyle Ellrott

Assistant Professor, Computational Biology Program, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA

Dr. Anguraj Sadanandam

Associate Professor, Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK

Dr. Amit Chaudhary

VP, R&D, Medgenome Inc, California, USA

National

Dr. Renu Swarup

Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, New Delhi

Prof. Shekhar Mande

DG-CSIR, New Delhi

Dr. G.K. Rath

Director, NCI-AIIMS, New Delhi

Prof. Sudeep Gupta

Director, ACTREC, Navi Mumbai

Dr. Anand Deshpande

Founder and Managing Director, Persistent Systems, Pune

Prof. Rajiv Sarin

Professor, ACTREC, Navi Mumbai

Dr. Radhakrishna Pillai

Director, RGCB, Thiruanantpuram

Dr. C.S. Pramesh

Director, TMH, Mumbai and Convenor, National Cancer Grid

Dr. Shahid Jameel

CEO, Wellcome Trust- DBT India Alliance, New Delhi

Prof. Rajesh Dikshit

Director, Centre for Cancer Epidemiology, ACTREC, Navi Mumbai

Dr. Ravi Kannan

Director, Cachar Cancer Hospital, Silchar, Assam

Prof. Sanjeev Galande

Professor and Chair ( Biology), IISER Pune

Prof. T.S. Sridhar

Professor, St. John’s Research Institute, Bangalore

Prof. Mahalingam

Professor, IIT, Chennai

Dr. Sharmila Bapat

Professor, NCCS, Pune

Dr. Amit Dutt

Principal Investigator, ACTREC, Navi Mumbai

Dr. Muralidharan Bhasyam

Head, Molecular Oncology, CDFD, Hyderabad

Dr. Ramesh Hariharan

Co-founder and CEO, Strand Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd.

Dr. Rajgopal Srinivasan

Senior Scientist, Cancer Genomics, TCS, Hyderabad

Dr. Sanjeeva Srivastava

Professor and Group Head, Proteomics Laboratory,
IIT, Bombay