Speaker Bios

Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation CAMERA UCSD Calit2 J. Craig Venter Institute
John Wooley
Opening Remarks
John Wooley, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research
University of California, San Diego
Length: 8:31 [video]
Larry Smarr
Cyber Metagenomics
Larry Smarr, Director, Calit2 
Professor, UCSD Jacobs School of Engineering
Length: 32:10 [video] [ppt]
Francisco Rodriguez Valera
Stain Genome, Pangenome and Metagenome: The case of the Square Haloarchaeon
Francisco Rodriguez-Valera, Universidad Miguel Hernández  (Spain)
Length: 24:59 [video] [ppt]
Jeffrey Gordon
It's So Nice to Have a Few Trillion Friends: Exploring the Structure and Functions of Our Human Gut Microbiota and Microbiome
Jeffrey I. Gordon, Washington University of St. Louis
Length: 32:37 [video]
Paul Gilna
The CAMERA Project: A Cyberinfrastructure for Microbial Metagenomic Research
Paul Gilna, Executive Director, CAMERA / UCSD / Calit2
Length: 26:30 [video] [ppt]
Frank Oliver Gloeckner
Novel Approaches to Bioinformatics for Metagenome Analysis
Frank Oliver Glöckner, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology (Germany) 
Length: 21:50 [video]
Victor Markowitz
IMG/M: Towards a Production Metagenome Data Management and Analysis Systems
Victor Markowitz, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Length: 27:22 [video]
W. Ford Doolittle
Metagenomes and Metaspecies
W. Ford Doolittle
Dalhousie University (Canada)
Length: 36:42 [video]
Vincent Denef
Strain-Resolved Community Proteomics Reveals That Recombination Shapes the Genomes of Acidophilic Bacteria
Vincent Denef (for Jill Banfield), UC Berkeley
Length: 28:11 [video]
Edward F. DeLong
Microbial Ocean Metagenomics: The Central Dogma Meets Systems Ecology
Edward F. DeLong, MIT
Length: 40:03 [video] [pdf]
Jonathan Eisen
The 'Axis of Evol' and the Uses of Evolutionary Analysis in Metagenomic Studies
Jonathan Eisen, UC Davis
Length: 31:43 [video] (technical difficulties with final 5 mins)
Jo Handelsman
Functional Metagenomics to Capture the Soil Resistome
Jo Handelsman, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Length: 34:23 [video] [pdf]
Panel Discussion
Panel Discussion: Challenges and Opportunities
Co-chairs: Doug Bartlett, Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Rob Edwards, San Diego State University
Length: 49:08 [video]
Contact: Kayo Arima  (858) 822-4649  karima@ucsd.edu