Illumina and Illumina Accelerator: Collaborative Innovation
Presented by: BioForward Wisconsin
Location: Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery (330 N. Orchard Street, Madison)
Time: 7:30am - 9:30am
BioForward presents a plenary session, Illumina Accelerator panel, and networking reception. You will have the opportunity to learn more about Illumina, its business development activities, and accelerator program as well as Illumina Wisconsin, formerly Epicentre Biotechnologies. Epicentre was a Madison firm that prospered by licensing a biological discovery from UW–Madison and continues to grow here five years after being sold to Illumina Inc. of San Diego.
A global genomics leader, Illumina provides complete next-generation sequencing workflow solutions to the basic and translational research communities. Illumina technology is responsible for generating more than 90% of the world’s sequencing data. Through collaborative innovation, Illumina is fueling groundbreaking advancements in the fields of oncology, reproductive health, genetic disease, microbiology, agriculture, and forensic science.