Join us for the 2016 Festival of Genomics in London, UK


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We are happy to contribute to the 2016 Festival of Genomics from Jan 19-21 in London, UK by sharing our experience in applying latest in-memory database technology to improve processing and analysis of genome data in the course of precision medicine. We welcome you to join our workshop “Big medical data in precision medicine: challenges or opportunities?” on Jan 19, 2016 (agenda) together with the co-host Prof. Dr. von Kalle, CEO and Director of the German National Center for Tumor Diseases in Heidelberg.

We are happy to share the slide decks with participants of the workshop.

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About Matthieu-P. Schapranow

Dr. Matthieu-P. Schapranow received a PhD in Software Engineering from University of Potsdam in Germany in 2012. He also received BSc and MSc degrees in Software Engineering, in 2006 and 2008, respectively from the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI).Since June 2012, he is Principal Investigator of Life Sciences at the Chair of Prof. Plattner at the HPI and visiting scientist at the Charité - Universitätsmedizin, Berlin. He is a valued member of the Berlin Cancer Society and contributes to the working group e-Health of the Federal Association for Information Technology, Telecommunications and New Media (BITKOM).Dr. Schapranow was honored with the Berlin-Brandenburg Innovation Award for his interdisciplinary cooperation with the Charité in 2012. Together with Prof. Dr. Plattner, he published the textbook "High-Performance In-Memory Genome Data Analysis" on occasion of the World Health Summit 2013.