Events | GWG 2018 Conference

The Next Revolution: Genome Engineering 2018

Genome Writers Guild Annual Conference
July 19-21, 2018, McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Genome engineering has hit the streets. The plethora of new editing tools is propelling the field into the next genomic revolution. What are the new technologies? What will we make with them? How are the innovations impacting society and our individual lives? The Genome Writers Guild annual conference highlights the fast pace of genomic engineering with recent research, tangible skills for the laboratory, and discussions on the challenges of social responsibility we all share.

Who should attend?

Scientists, faculty, students, entrepreneurs, investors, government representatives, futurists, science communicators, and artists focused on the responsible use of powerful new genome engineering technologies.

Registration: Early bird conference registration ends June 1st. Find rates for faculty, students, professionals and others and register for the conference. Join The Guild and save even more on the conference registration fee.

Program: Who is speaking and what happens on what days.  
  • Thursday 1 pm to 8 pm
  • Friday 9 am to 8 pm
  • Saturday 9 am to 1 pm

    Venue, hotels, getting around town and favorite pubs and eateries All events take place in McNamara Alumni Center which is located in the heart of the University of Minnesota campus. We have rooms reserved at reduced rates. Find out more.