When: December 1, 2016, 8:30am-4:00pm ET
Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) is offering an Open Data Science Symposium: How Open Data and Open Science are Transforming Biomedical Research. The session will feature discussions with the leaders in big data, open science, and biomedical research. Speakers will include Francis Collins, NIH Director; Harold Varmus, Former NIH Director; John Wilbanks, Sage Bionetworks Chief Commons Officer; Peter Goodhand, Global Alliance for Genomics and Health Executive Director; and Niklas Blomberg, Founding Director of Elixir. The event is freely available to the public and will be webcast. Advance registration is required. Webcasting information will be available on the registration site.