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International Advisory Committee

Prof Jef Boeke

Prof Jef Boeke New York University, New York City, USA (Co-Chair)

Prof Sakkie Pretorius

Prof Sakkie Pretorius Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia (Co-Chair)

Prof Joel Bader

Prof Joel Bader Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Prof Patrick (Yizhi) Cai

Prof Patrick (Yizhi) Cai University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

Assoc Prof Mathew (Wook) Chang

Assoc Prof Mathew (Wook) Chang National University of Singapore, Singapore

Prof Junbiao Dai

Prof Junbiao Dai Chinese Academy of Science, Shenzhen, China

Dr Tom Ellis

Dr Tom Ellis Imperial College London, London, UK

Prof Paul Freemont

Prof Paul Freemont Imperial College London, London, UK

Prof Richard Kitney OBE

Prof Richard Kitney OBE Imperial College London, London, UK

Dr Romain Koszul

Dr Romain Koszul Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Assoc Prof Debra Mathews

Assoc Prof Debra Mathews Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Dr Leslie Mitchell

Dr Leslie Mitchell New York University, New York City, USA

Dr Héloïse Muller

Dr Héloïse Muller Institut Curie, Paris, France

Dr Chantal (Yue) Shen

Dr Chantal (Yue) Shen BGI and China National GeneBank, Shenzhen, China

Prof Lars Steinmetz

Prof Lars Steinmetz Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA

Dr Giovanni Stracquadanio

Dr Giovanni Stracquadanio University of Essex, Essex, UK

Dr Erika Szymanski

Dr Erika Szymanski University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

Prof YJ (Ying-jin) Yuan

Prof YJ (Ying-jin) Yuan Tianjin University, Tianjin, China

Conference Planning Committee

Prof Sakkie Pretorius

Prof Sakkie Pretorius Macquarie University (Chair)

Prof Kirill Alexandrov

Prof Kirill Alexandrov The University of Queensland

Dr Anthony Borneman

Dr Anthony Borneman The Australian Wine Research Institute

Dr Natalie Curach

Dr Natalie Curach Bioplatforms Australia

Professor Aleksandra Filipovska

Professor Aleksandra Filipovska The University of Western Australia

Dr Deb Hailstones

Dr Deb Hailstones NSW Department of Primary Industries

Dr Dan Johnson

Dr Dan Johnson The Australian Wine Research Institute

Dr Lawrence Lee

Dr Lawrence Lee University of New South Wales

Asst Prof Alison McLennan

Asst Prof Alison McLennan University of Canberra

Prof Ian Paulsen

Prof Ian Paulsen Macquarie University

Prof Oliver Rackham

Prof Oliver Rackham University of Western Australia

Assoc Prof Claudia Vickers

Assoc Prof Claudia Vickers CSIRO and Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland

Dr Tom Williams

Dr Tom Williams Macquarie University

Conference Organizers

Rae Blair
Conference Manager

Dr Natalie Curach

    Conference Coordinator

Dr Iniga George
Conference Coordinator

Dr Erin Semon
Conference Treasurer

Conference Operations Committee

Dr Natalie Curach BioPlatforms Australia (Co-Chair)

Dr Iniga George Macquarie University (Co-Chair)

Dr Louise Brown Macquarie University

Dr Hugh Goold Macquarie University and NSW Department of Industries

Dr Paul Jaschke Macquarie University

Dr Heinrich Kroukamp Macquarie University

Dr Briardo Llorente Macquarie University

Assoc Prof Anwar Sunna Macquarie University

Dr Niël van Wyk Macquarie University

Dr Roy Walker Macquarie University

Dr Tom Williams Macquarie University

Prof Rob Willows Macquarie University

PARTNERSHIPS

Thank you to our partners of the 7th International Yeast 2.0 and Synthetic Genomes Conference.

If you wish to join as a partner of the 7th International Yeast 2.0 and Synthetic Genomes Conference, please contact us