The 30th edition of the Genetics Retreat - NVHG graduate meeting at the Augustinian abbey of Rolduc in Kerkrade will be a three-day event from 25-27 March 2020. The annual Rolduc meeting offers a unique and exclusive podium to PhD students and currently covers a broad range of scientific aspects, from genetic screens and variant discovery, to fundamental mechanistic exploration and experimental (epi)genetics.
The first day of the meeting will comprise a series of workshops and masterclasses by experts in various fields. Topics range from Big Data integration and fore-front analytical biostatistics to non-coding variants to Artificial Intelligence in predictive modeling. The second and third day will feature two well-known keynote addresses on contemporary societal and academic issues and an insightful course in international granting opportunities for young scientists.