Event details

When: September 29 – September 30, 2020
Delivery: Virtual meeting
Registration: The GA4GH 8th Plenary is a free event and open to the public. Register here

The 8th Plenary will bring together organisations and stakeholders from the genomics and health community for two days of keynotes, talks, updates, and workshops that will focus on advancing development work for the immediate data sharing needs of the community.

The meeting will consist of four session blocks convenient to different time zones. All talks will be available online after the meeting.


Pre-recorded sessions:

  • Intro to GA4GH Session
  • GA4GH Updates
Day 1: September 29Day 2: September 30
West: 15:00 - 18:15 UTC
East: 22:00 - 01:15 UTC

This Plenary day will have keynotes and panel sessions, geared towards introducing the community to GA4GH and the realm of genomic and health-related data sharing.

- Keynote Speakers
- Panel Sessions
- Q&As
- Networking Session
West: 15:00 - 17:30 UTC
East: 22:00 - 00:30 UTC

The second Plenary day will provide breakout sessions for those new to GA4GH that are interested in implementing GA4GH standards.

- Panel Sessions
- Themed Breakouts
- Networking Session


For more, please contact the GA4GH team here.