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Genome in a Bottle Consortium Workshop


NIST has organized the "Genome in a Bottle Consortium" to develop the reference materials, reference data, and reference methods needed to assess performance of human genome sequencing.

On August 15-16, NIST will host a Genome in a Bottle Consortium workshop to be held at NIST in Gaithersburg, MD.


Security Instructions:

If you are not registered, you will not be allowed on site. Registered attendees will receive security and campus instructions prior to the workshop.  

NON U.S. CITIZENS PLEASE NOTE:All foreign national visitors who do not have permanent resident status and who wish to register for the above meeting must supply additional information. Failure to provide this information prior to arrival will result, at a minimum, in significant delays (up to 24 hours) in entering the facility. Authority to gather this information is derived from United States Department of Commerce Department Administrative Order (DAO) number 207-12. When registration is open, the required NIST-1260 form will be available as well.

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Start Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2012
End Date: Thursday, August 16, 2012
Location: NIST Gaithersburg, Bldg 101, Green Auditorium
Audience: Industry, Government, Academia, Healthcare Providers
Format: Workshop


Onsite Registration has closed. Portions of the workshop will be available as a webinar.

August 15 Webinar Registration:

August 16 Webinar Registration:  


Registration Contact:

Teresa Vicente (301) 975-3883

Technical Contact: