Festival Genomics

Who Attends

This Festival is for anyone generating, using, or studying genomic information. It has been designed to offer insights and value for the full breadth of the genomic community – from academia, industry (particularly drug developers), healthcare organizations, investment firms, patient organizations and solution providers. Contact us for more information.

Last year's Festival

Festival of Genomics California Audience by Sector

1200 attendees for 2016 - that's a 50% increase


  • - 64% of visitors voted the plenary and steam talk as their favorite Festival activity.
  • - The exhibition floor voted in the top 3 Festival attractions by 64% of visitors
  • - The Festival helped 59% of visitors leave with specific solutions and new ideas to solve their biggest challenges.
  • - 73% would definitely/ be very likely to recommend the Festival to a colleague
  • - 80% wanted to be told when the 2016 California Festival was open again for registration

Companies included


  • San Diego State University
  • University of California, San Diego
  • Universidad La Salle
  • Universidad de Chile
  • University of Southern California
  • Stanford University
  • University of Arizona
  • UCSF
  • Columbia University Medical Center



  • Rady Children's Hospital
  • Mayo Clinic
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Scripps Memorial La Jolla
  • Children's Hospital of Orange County
  • San Diego Blood Bank
  • Reproductive Specialty Medical Centre
  • Ucsd Medical Center



  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • SFJ-Pharmceuticals Inc
  • Dart NeuroScience
  • Pfizer
  • Ionis Pharmaceuticals
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals
  • Ardea Biosciences



  • California Life Sciences Association (CLSA)
  • Biocm
  • Southern California Biomed Council

Job titles included

Associate Director
Associate Professor
Bioinfomatics Engineer
CEO and President
Chief Business Officer
Chief Medical Officer
Chief Scientific Officer
Computational Biologist
Data Scientist
Director of Bioinformatics
Director of Clinical Genome Informatics
Director of Marketing Communications
Director of Quantitative Bioinformatics
Director R&D
Director, Applied Genomics
Director, Cancer Genomics Laboratory
Director, Life and Health Sciences Strategic Development
Director, Translational Research
Executive Director, Head of Genome Informatics
Faculty Director
Genetic Counselor
Genomics Scientist
Head of Data Insights
Head of Genomics
Head of Research
Lab Director
Postdoc Fellow, Division of Genomics
Professor and Director of Human Biology
Professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Research Bioinformatician
Senior Bioinformatics and Data Scientist
Sr. Director Clinical Oncology
Sr. Scientist
Vice President of Engineering
VP Applied Genomics