BIT's 7th World DNA and Genome Day-2016
About WDD-2016

WDD, as one of the BIT's branched conferences, had been successfully organized in Dalian, Xi'an and Nanjing. In the wake of the successful hosting of the 62th Anniversary of DNA Double Helix, BIT's 7th Annual World DNA and Genome Day (WDD-2016) is committed to the promotion of cutting-edge progress in the field of whole life science industries with the theme of Discovery Today, Innovation Tomorrow.

Nobel Laureates-2015

Dr. Bruce A. Beutler,
Director, Center for the Genetics of Host Defense, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center,

Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology or Medicine, 2011

Dr. Tim Hunt,
Emeritus Group Leader, Imperial Cancer Research Fund, Clare Hall Laboratories, Cancer Research, UK

Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology or Medicine, 2001

Renowned Speakers of Past Events
Sir. Walter Bodmer.jpeg Sir. Walter Bodmer,
Professor, University of Oxford, UK;the first Vice-President and the Second President of The Human Genome Organisation(HUGO)
Dr. James R. Lupski.jpg Dr. James R. Lupski
Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Dr. C. Thomas Caskey.jpeg Dr. C. Thomas Caskey,
Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, USA;the Third President of The Human Genome
Dr. Gary G. Borisy.jpg Dr. Gary G. Borisy
President & Director, Marine Biological Laboratory; President, American Society for Cell Biology; Professor, Northwestern University, USA
Dr. Giacinto Scoles.bmp Dr. Giacinto Scoles
FRS, Distinguished Professor& Chair, Princeton University, USA
Dr. Bennard van Ravenzwaay
Senior Vice President, BASF, Germany
Dr. Nikolai V Ivanov
Manager, Philip Morris International R&D Center, Switzerland
Dr. Matthew Hsu
R&D Director, Merck Millipore, Inc., USA
Dr. Craig Tuttle
CEO, Transgenomic Inc., USA
Haifeng Chen, Chief Executive Officer, Virovek, Inc..jpg Dr. Haifeng Chen
Chief Executive Officer, Virovek, Inc., USA
Dr. Amy G. Liao
President & Chief Operating Officer, GENEWIZ, Inc. USA
Dr. Jim Lu
President, GoPath Laboratories LLC, USA
Dr. Kunyuan Cui
President, Agave Pharma Inc., USA
Dr. Xiangming Fang
President, DenovoBiomarkers, Inc., USA
Dr. Stevan Jovanovich
Founder and Chief Technology Officer, IntegenX, Inc., USA
Dr. Andrei Laikhter
Chief Scientific Officer, Chemgenes Corporation, USA
Dr. Charles R. Cantor
Chief Scientific Officer, Sequenom, Inc., USA
Dr. Caifu Chen
Vice President, Life Technologies Corporation, USA
Dr. Sumedha Jayasena
Vice President, SomaGenics, USA
Dr. Guanghui Hu
Dr. Fei Lu
General Manager, GE Healthcare - SeqWright, Inc., USA
Ioana R. Moldovan, Co-Director, GLP Laboratory, Cellular Technology Limited,.jpg Dr. Ioana R. Moldovan
Co-Director, GLP Laboratory, Cellular Technology Limited, USA
James Cai, Head, Hoffmann-La Roche.jpg Dr. James Cai
Head, Hoffmann-La Roche, USA
Dr. Barry Lynn Merriman
Lead System Architect, Life Technologies, USA
张友明.jpg Dr. Youming Zhang
Chief Scientific Officer, Gene Bridges GmbH, Germany
Frank Schacherer.jpg Dr. Frank Schacherer
 Chief Operating Officer, Biobase GmbH, Germany
Khusru Asadullah.jpg Dr. KhusruAsadullah
Vice President, Head of Global Biomarkers, Bayer Healthcare, Germany
Chris Torrance.jpg Dr. Chris Torrance
CSO, Horizon Discovery Lt, UK
Dr. Henrik Ørum
Chief Scientist Officer and Vice President, SantarisPharma A/S, Denmark
Michiel van Eijk.jpg Dr. Michiel J. T. van Eijk
Chief Scientific Officer, Keygene N.V., The Netherlands
Dr. Zhiyang Zhang
President, 3G Biotech, China
MGa-teschendorff.jpg Dr. Andrew E. Teschendorff
Group Leader, University College London, UK
diter-von-wettstein.jpg Dr. Diter von Wettstein
Professor, Washington State University, USA
Piotr K. Janicki.jpg Dr. Piotr K. Janicki
Professor, Pennnsylvania University College of Medicine, USA
Dr. Lee-Jun C. Wong
Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Jen_Jin_Mayo%20Photo(1)_JPG.jpg Dr. Jin Jen
Director, Mayo Clinic, USA
KoichItoh6.jpg Dr. Koichi Itoh
President& Professor, The Institute for Theoretical Molecular Biology, Japan
Alan Christoffels.jpg Dr. Alan Christoffels
Director, South African National Bioinformatics Institute, University of the Western Cape, South Africa
Program Layout
Cluster 1 Main Conference
Part One:   Part Two:  
Opening Ceremony and Nobel Laureate Forum   Keynote Forum of WDD-2016 and CMCB-2016
Cluster 2 Scientific Program
Part A: The Frontier in Genome Research Part B: Advanced Genomic and Gene Technology
Part C: Applications of Genomics and Gene Technologies Part D: The Market and Development Trend in Gene Industry
YIRF: Young Investigator's Research Forum  
Cluster 3 Business Development
• Industrial Sponsored Symposia
• Matchmaking and Biopartnering
• Round Table Discussion
Cluster 4 Posters and EXPO

WDD-2016 will provide an ideal platform to showcase your new technologies and products in China. It is developed to maximize exposure of exhibitors, with coffee breaks and poster sessions for delegates taking place in the exhibition area.

• Meet face to face with key leaders in the field of gene and genomics
• Explore new business opportunities both at home and abroad
• Spotlight your advanced technologies and their scientific and commercial applications
• Have the opportunity to network with those attending the conference in the exhibition hall

Cluster 5 Social Events
• Culture Activities-Art Performance and Show
• Cocktail Social Networking
• City Tour as Requested
• Field Trip to Universities/Industries, and Networking Tour

Overseas Cooperate Medias and Journals
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Nobel Across China

The "Nobel Across China Program" aims to encourage young scientists to learn the frontier knowledge and strengthen the scientific information exchange, to generate impact on basic research in life science between China and the rest of the world.

Hosting Organization

Information Research Center of International Talent, SAFEA

Operating Organization
China Council for the Promotion of Intemational Trade, Dalian Sub-Council

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Foreign Experts Databank of SAFEA-Dalian Branch

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