GGA Sponsors 10th Anniversary Bio-IT World Conference & Expo in Boston on April 24 to 26
Cambridge, MA – April 12, 2012 - GGA Software Services is pleased to announce sponsorship of the 10th Anniversary Bio-IT World Conference & Expo, which will be held at the World Trade Center in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 24 to 26, 2012.
Since its debut in 2002, the annual Bio-IT World Conference & Expo has established itself as a premier event showcasing the use of information technology and informatics for research, drug discovery, and clinical trials. The Expo provides one of the industry’s leading venues to share information and discuss enabling technologies that are driving biomedical research and the drug development process.
The 2011 Expo drew a record number of participants, and the 2012 Expo plans to unite 2,000+ life sciences, pharmaceutical, clinical, healthcare, and IT professionals from 30+ countries. Spanning three days, the meeting includes 12 parallel conference tracks and 16 pre-conference workshops and will feature compelling talks from industry and academia on new trends in data generation, knowledge management, and information technology in life sciences and drug development. Best-practices case studies and joint partner presentations relevant to the technology, research, and regulatory issues of life science, pharmaceutical, and IT professionals will be showcased. The Bio-IT World Conference & Expo continues to expand with the addition of three new Tracks: Molecular Diagnostics Informatics, Open Source Solutions, and Cancer Informatics.
Yuriy Gankin, Ph.D., Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of GGA Software Services, will chair the "From Bench Side to Bedside and Back" Section of the Drug Discovery Informatics Track on Wednesday, April 25, beginning at 1:40 PM. This track will explore innovative methods, approaches, and technologies that pharmaceutical and biotechnology organizations are utilizing for knowledge management related to translational medicine.
GGA cordially invites all Conference participants to a Russian vodka tasting and hors d’oeuvres session at GGA’s Booth 400 on Wednesday, April 25, from 5:15 PM to 6:15 PM.
To learn more about the Bio-IT World Conference & Expo, please go to http://www.bio-itworldexpo.com .
About GGA Software Services LLC
GGA Software Services is a leading provider of outsourced scientific informatics services to the life sciences industry. Headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with a best-of-class development center in St. Petersburg, Russia, GGA offers broad capabilities in scientific software engineering, algorithm development, and knowledge, especially in cheminformatics and bioinformatics. Global pharmaceutical, scientific instrumentation, and medical device corporations as well as early-stage life science companies rely on GGA to provide ongoing scientific informatics services, including support, maintenance, and QA services, to enhance their internal resources. Since 1994, GGA has successfully served as an extended workbench for its clients, allowing them to both achieve their critical objectives and maximize their scientific informatics budget. For more information, please visit GGA’s website at http://www.ggasoftware.com.