Program

Saturday, January 27, 2018
9:30 am
Registration

 

10:00 am
Opening Remarks
Junichi Tsujii (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)

10:40 am – 11:59 am
Session 1
Chair: Toutai Mitsuyama (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
Speakers and titles:

  1. Tohru Natsume (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
    TBA
  2. Ross D. King (Manchester University)
    Robot scientists: Automating science
  3. Hideyuki Saya (Keio University)
    Application of LabDroid Maholo to drug screening

11:59 am – 2:00 pm
Lunch (LabDroid Tour at AIST building will be available)

2:00 pm – 3:20 pm
Session 2
Chair: Jun Sese (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
Speakers and titles:

  1. Sadao Ota (Japanese Science and Technology Agency, University of Tokyo)
    TBA
  2. Masaki Matsumoto (Kyushu University)
    Robotics promotes accurate and reproducible data acquisition in proteomics

 

3:20 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee Break

 

4:00 pm – 6:20 pm
Session 3
Chair: Nozomu Yachie (University of Tokyo)
Speakers and titles:

  1. Trey Ideker (University of California, San Diego)
    Using deep learning to model the hierarchical structure and function of a cell
  2. Hiroshi Asahara (Tokyo Medical and Dental University)
    The completely automated ChIP system performed by LabDroid ”Maholo”
  3. Kent S. Boles (Synthetic Genomics, Inc.)
    Digital-to-biological converter for on-demand production of biologics

6:20 pm
Closing
Nozomu Yachie