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Saturday, June 6, 2020

08:00 – 10:00
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break – Poster Mounting – Exhibition
10:00 – 11:30
10:30 – 12:00

E02 Statistical Rigor and Reproducibility in Genetic Research
E03 Pharmacogenomics in the Clinic
E04 Hypermobility and the Ehlers Danlos Syndromes

W01 NGS in the Clinic – Mistakes and Quality Assurance
W02 Dysmorphology I
W03 Molecular Newborn Screening vs. Newborn Testing
W04 GenEthics

12:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
12:15 – 13:45
14:00 – 14:30
14:30 – 16:00
16:00 – 16:30 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
16:30 – 18:00

from submitted abstracts

18:00 – 18:30 Coffee Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
18:30 – 20:00

C01  From Carrier Screening to Infertility and Fetal Diagnostics
C02  Intellectual Disability
C03  Novel Bioinformatic and Machine-Learning Methods
C04  Basic Research in Cancer
C05  Elucidating the Function of Cardiac Genes
C06  Sensory Disorders
C07  Impact of Genomic Medicine on Public and Patients

20:00 – 22:00 Opening Networking Mixer

Sunday, June 7, 2020

08:30 – 10:00

S01 What to Expect from Prenatal Diagnosis
S02 Multi-omics Approaches for Diagnosing Rare Diseases
S03 Liquid Biopsy for early Detection of Cancer
S04 Our Ancestry
S05 Public and Patient Engagement

E05 Interpreting Variation Outside of Protein-coding Sequence
E06 Brain Size Matters!

08:30 – 10:00
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
10:30 – 12:00

C08  Impact of Diagnostics Improvements in Healthcare
C09  Metabolic and Mitochondrial Disorders
C10  Rare and Common Variants in Personalized Medicine
C11  Multiple Malformation Syndromes I
C12  Neuropsychiatry
C13  3D Genome Architecture
C14  Internal Organs
C15  Best Posters 1

12:00 – 13:00

C16 The Interplay of Law, Policy and Genomics

12:00 – 13:00 Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition – Lunch
12:00 – 13:00
13:00 – 14:00
14:15 – 15:45

W05 Exome and Genome Variant Interpretation
W06 Prenatal Diagnosis
W07 “Treatabolome”: A Treatment Awareness Project for Rare Diseases
W08 Science Communication
W09 UCSC Genome Browser
W10 Community Genetics: Prospects for Curing Genetic Disorders
W11 Pharmacogenomics in Practice

14:15 – 15:45
15:45 – 16:00 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
16:00 – 17:00
17:15 – 18:45

S06 Development and Disease at Single Cell Resolution
S07 Making Sense out of Nonsense
S08 Strategies and Applications in Translating GWAS to Function
S09 Cardiovascular Genetics

19:00 – 20:00 ESHG Membership Meeting
19:00 – 20:30

Monday, June 8, 2020

08:30 – 10:00

S10 Beyond Mendelian Inheritance
S11 Single Cell Cancer Genetics
S12 Embryo and Placenta: Equal Partners
S13 Where Science and Ethics Meet
S14 Lysosomes in Health and Disease

08:30- 10:00
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break, Free Poster Viewing, Exhibition
10:30 – 12:00

C17  New Therapeutic Approaches
C18  Clinical Cancer Research
C19  Multiple Malformation Syndromes II
C20  Neurogenetics
C21  Methods and Applications of Association Studies in Large Cohorts
C22  Immunology and Hematology
C23  Counselling, Communication and Deliberation
C24  Best Posters 2

12:00 – 13:00 Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition – Lunch
12:00 – 13:00
12:15 – 13:00
13:00 – 14:00
14:15 – 15:45

W12 Copy Number Variant Interpretation and Classification
W13 Dysmorphology II
W14 Exome Pipelines for Clinicians
W15 Using the Ensembl VEP for analysing Variants in Rare and Common Disease
W16 Genetic Counselling Models for Genomic Screening
W17 European Reference Networks – What is in it for me?
W18 Reproducible and transparent Analysis with Galaxy

14:15 – 15:45
15:45 – 16:00 Fruit Break – Free Poster Viewing – Exhibition
16:00 – 17:00
17:15 – 18:45

S15 ESHG-ASHG Building Bridges Session on Polygenic Risk Scores: Risky or Useful in the Clinic?
S16 Detection of Structural Variation
S17 Genetic Mechanisms in Haematological Neoplasias
S18 Cornelia de Lange Syndrome and Cohesinopathies

E12 Artificial Intelligence in Biomedicine
E13 Mainstreaming Mitochondrial Replacement Techniques?

20:00 ESHG Networking Evening


Tuesday, June 9, 2020

09:00 – 10:30

S19 Clonal Fitness of Somatic Mutations
S20 Data-driven Genomic Care and its Implementation in the Clinic: A Paradigm Shift
S21 Integrating Large-scale Functional Data into Genome-wide Association Studies

E14 Repeat Expansions: From Detection to Treatment
E15 Variant Interpretation in Hereditary Cancer: Lessons learned from Big International Consortia
E15 Revisiting Consanguinity in the Era of Improved Genomic Diagnosis

11:00 – 12:30

C25  New Technologies and Approaches
C26  Genome Variation and Architecture
C27  Late Breaking Session
C28  Neurodevelopment
C29  Skin & Bones
C30  Polygenic Risk Scores: From Tool to Practice
C31  Shaping the Genomic Medicine Era

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:30
14:30 – 15:30
15:30 – 16:15

ESHG Education Award
EJHG Citation Awards
ESHG Awards for Best Presentations by Young Investigators
Closing