Agenda: DataWorks! Prize Symposium


*The schedule is subject to change. All speakers will present live. A recording will be available after the meeting.

Day 1: Tuesday April 25, 2023 (11 am–3 pm)


Time (Eastern)Event
11:00–11:15 amDay 1 Welcome 
Susan Gregurick, PhD, Director, NIH Office of Data Science Strategy
11:15 am–12:00 pmPanel: Using Public Data to Generate New Discoveries in Biomedical Research
Moderator: Susan Gregorick, PhD
Panelists: Jakob Seidlitz, PhD, University of Pennsylvania Medical School; Andréia Vaconcellos Faria, MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins Medicine

(Session followed by Q&A)
12:00–1:00 pmPanel: Data Integration Technologies to Advance Human Health

Moderator: Sheenah Mische, PhD
Panelists: Omar Harb PhD, University of Pennsylvania; Michael Hawrylycz, PhD, Allen Institute for Brain Science

(Session followed by Q&A)
1:00–1:15 pm


1:15–2:00 pm

Panel: Connecting Phenotypes and Genotypes Using Data Science
Moderator: Naim Matasci, PhD
Panelists: Monica Munoz-Torres, PhD, University of Colorado Medical School; Nicolae Done, PhD, Analysis Group, Inc.; Giulio Formenti, PhD, Rockefeller University  

(Session followed by Q&A)

2:00–2:55 pmPanel: How Data Sharing Benefits Data Users and Data Producers

Moderator: Parker Antin, PhD
Panelists: Giorgio Ascoli, PhD, George Mason University; Eun-Young Mun, PhD, University of North Texas 

(Session followed by Q&A)
2:55–3:00 pmWrap-up Day 1


Day 2: Wednesday April 26, 2023 (11 am–3 pm)


Time (Eastern)Event
11:00–11:15 amDay 2 Welcome 
Frank J. Krause Jr., CEO, FASEB
11:15 am–12:00 pm

Panel: Clinical Data Harmonization to Advance Human Health 
Moderator: Frank Krause, CAE
Panelists: Emily Pfaff, PhD, MS, University of North Carolina School of Medicine; Luca Pegolotti, PhD, Stanford University

(Session followed by Q&A) 

12:00–12:45 pmPanel: Metadata MattersUsing Metadata to Advance Biomedical Research
Moderator: Ishwar Chandramouliswaran
Panelists: Arjun Krishnan, PhD, University of Colorado Medical School; Johnathan Lawson, PhD, Broad Institute

(Session followed by Q&A)
12:45–1:00 pm


1:00–1:45 pmPanel: Sorting Through the Mess Together—Community Collaboration in Data Science

Moderator: Yvette Seger, PhD
Panelists: Gari Clifford, DPhil, Emory University; Leo Anthony Celi, MD, MIT

(Session followed by Q&A)
1:45–2:00 pmClosing Remarks
Yvette Seger, PhD, Director, Strategic Scientific Program Advancement, FASEB