Microbiome Symposium

What it is, how to use the data, and how to secure it

 
 

Fast Facts

Dr. Kristina Feye – USDA-ARS Research Microbiologist (SPARC)
Dr. Mike Kogut – USDA-ARS Lead Research Microbiologist (SPARC)
Dr. Steven Ricke – Center for Food Safety, University of Arkansas
Dr. Dale Thompson – Computer Science and Computer Engineering, University of Arkansas

 
Contact
Dr. Kristina Feye
Phone: 281-705-2948
Email: feye@uark.edu

September 16, 2019
8:00am – 7:00pm (Refreshments served after 4:30pm)

Register Online
Registration Deadline: September 13, 2019

Waldrip Hall at Don Tyson Center
1371 W Altheimer Dr.
Fayetteville, AR 72704

Industry: $200
Academic and Federal Employees: $75
Students and Post-Doctoral Associates: $10

Register Online

Registration Deadline: September 13, 2019

 

Tentative Agenda

  • 8 am to 9 am              Registration/Check-in/Breakfast
  • 9 am to 9:15 am         Welcome!
  • 9:15 am to 10 am       What is the microbiome and how to design research projects
  • 10 am to 10:10 am     Break
  • 10:10 am to 11 am     Alpha & beta diversity, and the love of statistics
  • 11:00 am to 12 pm     Compositional analysis and metabolic profiling and the love of statistics
  • 12 pm to 1 pm            Lunch/Mix and Mingle
  • 1 pm to 2 pm              Limitations of microbiome data analysis and example
  • 2 pm to 2:15 pm         Break
  • 2:20 pm to 2:45 pm    ASCENT Introduction
  • 2:45 pm to 3:30 pm    Blockchain and the Microbiome
  • 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm    Data Security and the Microbiome
  • 4:15 pm to 5 pm         Activity: Interpret the Data
  • 5 pm to 7 pm              Mix and Mingle

 

Registration Deadline: September 13, 2019

Register Online

 

Contact
Dr. Kristina Feye
Phone: 281-705-2948
Email: feye@uark.edu