Genome Editing 2020: Innovations and Improvements

The 2020 Texas A&M Genome Editing Symposium will be held virtually on Thursday, October 22nd. This year’s event will be themed Genome Editing 2020: Innovations and Improvements. Invited keynote speakers, with representatives from both academia and industry, will present on diverse topics regarding innovations in genome editing techniques and their applications. We will also be hosting graduate student Lightning Talks where students will have the opportunity to present their research for cash prizes. Our event will conclude with an open panel Q&A discussion. 



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2020 Genome Editing Symposium

About the Symposium

The Texas A&M Genome Editing Symposium is an annual, graduate student organized research symposium with the intention of bringing together individuals interesting in agricultural genetics.

Our event will be held virtually via Zoom on Thursday, October 22nd from 10am-5pm. Leaders in the field of genome editing will present on recent developments that are currently shaping the future of genome editing. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with our speakers during an open panel Q&A discussion. We are also encouraging graduate students to participate in our Lightning Talks, in which each student will have five minutes to explain their research with a maximum of three slides.

2020 Genome Editing Symposium Registration

Graduate Student Lightning Talk Competition Registration

We are very excited to virtually see you all there!