OICR Events

OICR hosts and supports a number of educational events throughout the year to help foster collaboration and the sharing of new ideas within the cancer research community and beyond.

For more information about events at OICR contact events@oicr.on.ca

Upcoming Events

GA4GH 10th Plenary
Thursday 22 to Friday 23 September, 2022

Join the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) in Barcelona, Spain, this September for 10th Plenary. Co-hosted by Bioinformatics Barcelona, the meeting unites the genomics and health community for two days of conversation on data sharing. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about GA4GH’s technical standards, policy frameworks, and implementations.

The return to an in-person Plenary experience offers keynote presentations, panels and talks, meals, and networking opportunities. Registrations will be capped, so sign up now! Plenary runs from Thursday 22 to Friday 23 September, with a complimentary welcome reception the evening of Wednesday, 21 September.

TorBUG September 28 2022
September 28 2022

Bo Wang, Assistant Professor, Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology, University of Toronto

TorBUG October 26, 2022
October 26, 2022

Peter Koo, Assistant Professor, Cancer Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

TorBUG November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Federico Gaiti, Scientist, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

TorBUG January 25, 2023
January 25, 2023

Jesse Gillis, Associate Professor, Physiology, University of Toronto

More details at TorBUG – https://torbug.org/

TorBUG February 22, 2023 
February 22, 2023

Tanya Berardini, Chief Scientific Officer, Phoenix Bioinformatics

More details at TorBUG – https://torbug.org/

TorBUG March 29, 2023
March 29, 2023

Sushmita Roy, Associate Professor, Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin-Madison

More details at TorBUG – https://torbug.org/

TorBUG April 26, 2023
April 26, 2023

Maggie Crow, Senior Scientist, Genentech

More details at TorBUG – https://torbug.org/

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