SLU Collaborative Past Events

Big Data Collaboration: Methods, Technology Development & Data Sharing

November 18, 2019

Experts from UW Medicine, Allen Institute, and Fred Hutch spoke about cross-institutional collaborations involving big data and explored how to enable more innovative projects.


Lydia Ng, Ph.D.

Senior Director, Technology, Allen Institute for Brain Science

William Stafford Noble, Ph.D.

Professor, Genome Sciences, University of Washington

Michael Zager

Director, Center for Data Visualization, Fred Hutch

Emerging Technologies

June 14, 2018

Experts from UW Medicine, Allen Institute, and Fred Hutch spoke about emerging technologies and their current research.


Shawn Olsen, Ph.D.

Assistant Investigator, Neural Coding
Allen Institute

Elhanan Borenstein, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Genome Sciences
University of Washington

Robert H. Pierce, M.D.

Scientific Director, Immunopathology Lab
Fred Hutch


March 29, 2018

Experts from UW Medicine, Allen Institute and Fred Hutch presented their current research in the area of bioengineering.


Greg Johnson, Ph.D.

Scientist, Allen Institute

James Bryers

Professor, Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington

Matthias Stephan, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Member, Immunology, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

Sensory Science

October 10, 2017

Experts from UW Medicine, Allen Institute, and Fred Hutch participated in a conversation about current research, common challenges, and opportunities for collaboration.


Thomas A. Reh, Ph.D.

Professor, Biological Structure, University of Washington

Jihong Bai, Ph.D.

Associate Member, Basic Sciences Division, Fred Hutch

Severine Durand, Ph.D.

Scientist II, Allen Institute for Brain Science

Advances in Stem Cell Research

May 23, 2017

Past Speakers

Ru Gunawardane, Ph.D.

Director, Stem Cells & Gene Editing, Allen Institute

Hannele Ruohola-Baker, Ph.D.

Professor of Biochemistry, Associate Director for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine (ISCRM), University of Washington

Hans-Peter Kiem, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Director, Transplantation Biology, Fred Hutch

Big Data Panel Discussion

January 11, 2017

Past Speakers

Matthew Trunnell

CEO & VP CIT Services, Fred Hutch

Michael Hawrylycz

Investigator, Allen Institute for Brain Science

Su-In Lee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering Sciences, University of Washington

Neuroscience: Systems & Circuits

November 3, 2016

Past Speakers

Adrienne Fairhall, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Physiology & Biophysics, University of Washington

Neurons to Networks: How Biophysics Can Influence Large-Scale Brain Activity

Cecilia Moens, Ph.D.

Full Member, Basic Sciences Division, Fred Hutch

Macrophage-dependent Cytoplasmic Transfer Drives Melanoma Invasion in a Zebrafish Xenotransplant Model

Amy Bernard, Ph.D.

Product Architect, Allen Institute for Brain Science

A Survey of Neuronal Function in the Mouse Visual Cortex: Diving Into Data from the Allen Brain Observatory