Speakers and Panelists

Keynote Speakers

Elaine Mardis, PhD
Co-Executive Director, Steve and Cindy Rasmussen Institute for Genomic Medicine, Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Professor of Pediatrics, The Ohio State College of Medicine


Antoni Ribas
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Surgery, and Professor of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology
University of California, Los Angeles


Nir Hacohen
Director, MGH Center for Cancer Immunotherapy, Professor of Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Broad Institute



Aaron Newman
Assistant Professor
Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (ISCBRM), Department of Biomedical Data Science


Michael Angelo
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Stanford University


Maksym Artyomov
Associate Professor, Pathology & Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine


Christina Leslie
Member, Computational & Systems Biology Program, Sloan Kettering Institute, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center


Ben Greenbaum
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Oncological Sciences, and Pathology & Director, Center for Computational Immunology, Tisch Cancer Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


Benjamin Vincent
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology, Joint Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Immunology Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of Carolina at Chapel Hill


Paul Thomas
Member, Department of Immunology
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital


Phil Bradley
Member, Public Health Sciences Division
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


Morten Nielsen
Morten Nielsen
Professor, Department of Health Technology, Technical University of Denmark and Instituto de Investigaciones Biotecnológicas, Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Argentina



Laurie Glimcher
President and CEO, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Richard and Susan Smith Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School


Xiaole Shirley Liu 

Professor of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health


Ana Anderson
Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Associate Scientist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital


Andrew Gentles
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Informatics
Stanford University