Nanopore Day, Seoul

Date: November 11, 2019
Location: Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Hear about the latest tech updates for Oxford Nanopore as well as hearing from local users about their latest work using nanopore technology. 

Some talks will be given in Korean and some in English. Translation will not be provided.

There is no delegate fee for this event. 
Your place at this event will be confirmed via email from events@nanoporetech.com. Completion of this form does not constitute confirmation. Spaces are limited and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

The agenda below is subject to change.

09:00 - 09:30 Registration and welcome coffee
09:30 - 09:40 Introduction Bhupinder Hundle
Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd
09:40 - 10:10 Updates on Nanopore Sequencing James Brayer
Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd
10:10 - 10:40 Nanopore sequencing for Clinical Metagenomics: SNUH experiences Jangsup Moon
Seoul National University Hospital
10:40 - 11:10 Long read based transcriptome profiling of Korean colon cancer patients using Nanopore Sequencing Jungwoo Lee
Cancer Research Genome Center
11:10 - 11:30 Coffee break and product display     
11:30 - 11:55 Application of Nanopore Sequencing Technology to Genome Assembly of Various Organisms Sang-Choon Lee
11:55 - 12:30 Nanopore sequencing - kits, protocols and getting started Q&A Jihye Kim
Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch and demos
14:00 - 14:25 Chromosome-scale assembly comparison of the Korean Reference Genome KOREF from PromethION and PacBio with Hi-C mapping information Hui-Su Kim
KOrean Genomics Center (KOGIC), UNIST
14:25 - 14:50 Sequencing and genome assembly of two plant genomes using ONT technology Yong Min Kim
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology (KRIBB)
14:50 - 15:10 Coffee break and product display
15:10 - 15:30 A novel small RNA sequencing method without adaptor ligation steps fits for Oxford Nanopore Technology (ONT) Seong Wook Yang
Yonsei University
15:30 - 16:05 Bioinformatics developments and road-map Alina Ham
Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd
16:05 - 16:15 Closing remarks Bhupinder Hundle
Oxford Nanopore Technologies Ltd

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