Unparalleled speakers.
New Illumina technology.
One groundbreaking event.

Join your peers for the inaugural event. The only place to get insider access to Illumina’s revolutionary innovation roadmap and gain insights from the world’s biggest names across the precision medicine spectrum.

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Wednesday, Sept 28 - Saturday, Oct 1, 2022 | San Diego, CA | The Manchester Grand Hyatt
MAIN STAGE SPOTLIGHT

In conversation with former President Barack Obama

Join us as Mr. Obama inspires the next wave of global leaders to provide better, smarter, more accessible healthcare for all.

Barack Obama, Former U.S. President

About the event

Let's power better human health

The Illumina Genomics Forum is Illumina's premier global event advancing the positive impact of genomic health. Four days of real-world evidence and the latest technology that will change the standard of care.

This experience shines a light on:

  • Insight: Get the edge on the most transformative technology to inform human health.
  • Access: Meet the innovators front-running clinical genomics.
  • Impact: Opportunity for meaningful exchanges and connections for crowdsourced innovation.

Meet the innovators

We're convening global leaders from across the genomics and healthcare ecosystems

Meet the innovators

Explore the science

Discover how genomic tech is powering better predictive care, diagnoses, and therapeutics

Explore the science

Join the community

We're building a coalition to make genomic health a more inclusive, equitable, accessible standard of care

Join the community

Share your knowledge

Find collaborators from your industry and beyond, and make your voice heard

Share your knowledge

Why Attend
Translational and clinical researchers
Share in the latest application and technologies driving smarter, clearer, and faster research and its adoption into the clinical setting.
Clinical leaders
Discover how genomics supports the quadruple aim from peer systems and clinical innovators.
Healthcare providers
Learn how genomics is making a difference today in the fight against cancer and genetic, rare, and infectious diseases.
Payers, healthcare access, and advocates
Hear success strategies for increasing genomic integration, literacy, access, and inclusion.
SPOTLIGHT KEYNOTE

Big ideas for the future of human health

Join Bill Gates as he sets forth a vision for making the world healthier and pandemic-free.

Bill Gates, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
SPOTLIGHT SESSION ROUNDTABLE

Clinical genomics is now. Are you ready?

Get leading insight into genomics' role for more personalized, preemptive, and predictive health from visionaries leading the way.

Join us in San Diego

Manchester Grand Hyatt|September 28 – October 1, 2022

Inaugural in-person event for genomic and health leaders across the ecosystem.

Full four-day event pass is $775.00 USD.
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Virtual

Global and Free Access|October 4, 2022

Select sessions and highlights for a broader audience.

Registration is free.
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About the Event

What to expect

  • An immersive four days with change-makers and leaders from around the genomics ecosystem
  • Inspirational spotlight sessions, panels, and group deep dives
  • Unparalleled cross-functional networking opportunities
San Diego Agenda

Four days of innovation

All sessions and accommodations are within the Manchester Grand Hyatt. Agenda subject to change.

Day 1
Wednesday | September 28, 2022
September 28, 2022
Day 2
Thursday | September 29, 2022
September 29, 2022
Day 3
Friday | September 30, 2022
September 30, 2022
Day 4
Saturday | October 1, 2022
October 1, 2022

Attend

Be at the forefront of genomic health

What's included

  • An immersive four days with change-makers and leaders from around the genomics ecosystem
  • Inspirational spotlight sessions, panels, and group deep dives
  • A front-row seat to Illumina’s innovation roadmap
  • Unparalleled cross-functional networking opportunities
  • All meals and evening receptions associated with the event
  • Access to on-demand content

Event Pass

$775.00 USD

Manchester Grand Hyatt | San Diego, CA

Virtual Pass

October 4, 2022

  • Limited number of main stage panels and select sessions
  • Virtual networking
  • Free and global access

Two Ways to Attend

In-Person

  • An immersive four-day event featuring Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Anne Wojcicki, and 60+ luminaries from across the genomic health ecosystem
  • A front-row seat for inspirational spotlight sessions, in-depth panels, the Illumina innovation roadmap, interactive installations, evening events, and much more
  • Unprecedented opportunities to network in and beyond your industry
  • Access to the full catalog of sessions from the San Diego event on-demand October 11, 2022
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Virtual

  • A three-hour webcast featuring unforgettable highlights from San Diego’s main stage, including moderated conversations with Barack Obama and Karen Knudsen (American Cancer Society), and groundbreaking panels on the state of precision health today
  • Co-watch and dialogue with thousands of peers around the globe
  • Access to the full catalog of sessions from the San Diego event on-demand October 11, 2022
Register Now

Attend

Be at the forefront of genomic health

What's included

  • An immersive four days with change-makers and leaders from around the genomics ecosystem
  • Inspirational spotlight sessions, panels, and group deep dives
  • A front-row seat to Illumina’s innovation roadmap
  • Unparalleled cross-functional networking opportunities
  • All meals and evening receptions associated with the event
  • Access to on-demand content

Event Pass

$775.00 USD

Manchester Grand Hyatt | San Diego, CA

Virtual Pass

October 4, 2022

  • Limited number of main stage panels and select sessions
  • Virtual networking
  • Free and global access
Why Attend
Translational and clinical researchers
Share in the latest application and technologies driving smarter, clearer, and faster research and its adoption into the clinical setting.
Clinical leaders
Discover how genomics supports the quadruple aim from peer systems and clinical innovators.
Healthcare providers
Learn how genomics is making a difference today in the fight against cancer and genetic, rare, and infectious diseases.
Payers, healthcare access, and advocates
Hear success strategies for increasing genomic integration, literacy, access, and inclusion.

Location

Manchester Grand Hyatt

All activities associated with the Illumina Genomics Forum will take place at the Manchester Grand Hyatt.

Rates
$309.00 USD per room per night plus 12.5% tax and any applicable destination fees. Hotel accommodations are at your own expense with the discounted group rate available during registration.
Check In
Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Check Out
Saturday, October 1, 2022

Getting Here

Transportation

From the airport
The Manchester Grand Hyatt is located in the heart of downtown San Diego overlooking the waterfront. Taxis and ride-sharing services are readily available curbside at the airport, with the hotel approximately 10 minutes away.
Agenda

Spotlighting the promise of genomic health

Real-world data. Patient success stories. Strategies for implementation. Witness the power of genomic health, surveyed across the entire ecosystem.

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Speakers

Meet the genomic health innovators

This year we'll gather leaders and game-changers in genomics, and healthcare, alongside policy, data, and health equity experts, on site in San Diego. These thought leaders are redefining the standard of care. This is your chance to learn from their insights directly.

Featured Speakers

FAQ

How can we help?

Have questions about the Forum? Most questions can be answered in our FAQs below. If you don’t see what you need, please contact us at genomicsforum@illumina.com.

Who should attend?
  • Translational researchers
  • Clinical leaders
  • Specialty physicians, from oncology to rare and genetic diseases, to infectious disease specialists
  • Government health policy influencers, payers, and patient advocates
Why should I attend?
Translational:
  • Meet your peers, share in research successes and accelerations. And herald the precision health of now.
  • Get the latest on emerging technology that will enable you to push research boundaries.
  • Get access to thought leaders, subject matter experts, and front-runners fast tracking applications from bench to clinic.
Clinical:
  • Genomic health is smarter, clearer, and faster. The Illumina Genomics Forum is the event to accelerate your knowledge.
  • Learn how genomic health is making a difference today in the fight against cancer, and genetic and infectious diseases.
  • Take home real-world evidence of how individual clinicians, hospital systems, and specialty care settings are implementing genomic health.
  • Share and expand your knowledge: Find collaborators from your industry and beyond, and make your voice heard.
  • More than 70 speakers from across the genomic and health ecosystem with sessions designed for every level of learning and desired engagement.
How to convince your boss to let you attend Illumina Genomics Forum.

We look forward to welcoming you to the Illumina Genomics Forum in San Diego. We know that getting your manager’s approval can be a key factor in attendance and we’re here to help with the heavy lift. (Powering better human health together means collaboration, right?)

Click here to find a short letter to copy and paste to your manager, making a case for your attendance at the event. See you in September.

When and where will the program take place?

The program will take place in San Diego, California, from Wednesday, September 28 to Saturday, October 1, 2022 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego.

Is there a cost to attend? What does the cost include?

The Event Pass is $775 USD. Registration includes access to all agenda events, including keynote sessions, spotlight sessions, all conference meals, and evening events. In-person registration is available for $895 USD.

What is the COVID-19 protocol for the conference?
  • All attendees are required to submit proof of full course of COVID-19 vaccination.
  • All attendees will be tested upon arrival.
  • All attendees are required to wear a mask for Wednesday’s programming. Mask wearing is encouraged for the remainder of the event, but left to attendee’s discretion.
Where do I find the agenda?

You can view the list of sessions .

How do I download the mobile app for the event?
  1. After registering for the in-person event, download the "Cvent Events" app from the app store or use the following links: Google Play Store - Cvent Events or Apple Store - Cvent Events
  2. Search for ILMN IGF2022
  3. Log in using the secure verification code sent via email or text
How can I book a hotel room for the event?

During registration, book your hotel room at the Manchester Grand Hyatt for the discounted group rate. If you have already registered and did not book during registration, you can click the “modify registration” link in your confirmation email to add a hotel.

What if I have to cancel?

We understand that plans can change at any minute. Should you need to cancel your registration, please contact genomicsforum@illumina.com and we'll be happy to refund your registration fee.

Hotel Reservation Cancellation: Any changes and/or cancellations must be received one week prior to your confirmed check-in date to avoid any cancellation charges from the hotel.

Can I register at the event?

Space is limited and we'd highly recommend reserving your spot as soon as possible. Pending availability, registration on site starting Wednesday, September 28 to Saturday, October 1 will be $895.00 USD.

I attended the program. How do I access the content?

The Event Pass includes virtual access where you can experience keynotes, panels, and sessions from the event starting October 11, 2022. If you are unable to attend in person, you can register for free virtual access.

What if I have more questions?

If you have additional questions, please contact genomicsforum@illumina.com.