This meeting focused on transcription factors, protein-DNA binding and the complex network of regulatory dependencies they induce.

OrganizersAffiliation
Mike HallettMcGill University, Canada
Tim HughesUniversity of Toronto, Canada


ParticipantsAffiliationExpertise
Brenda AndrewsUniversity of Toronto, CanadaYeast network biology
Phil BenfeyDuke University, USAGene expression in Arabidopsis
Kris GunsalusNew York University, USAC. elegans functional genomics and post-transcriptional regulation
Henry KrauseUniversity of Toronto, Canadatranscriptional and post-transcriptional regulation in Drosophila and zebrafish
Jason LiebUNC Chapel Hill, USAFunctional genomics, gene regulation, and chromatin
Howard LipshitzUniversity of Toronto, Canadaposttranscriptional regulation of gene expression in Drosophila
Don MoermanUniversity of British Columbia, CanadaBasic genetics, transposon biology, genetic methodology, genomics and muscle development in Caenorhabditis elegans
Quaid MorrisUniversity of Toronto, CanadaComputational biology
Corey NislowUniversity of Toronto, CanadaSystems biology
Fabio PianoNew York University, USASystems biology, C. elegans embryogenesis
Eran SegalWeizmann Institute, IsraelComputational biology
Craig SmibertUniversity of Toronto, CanadaRegulation of translation
Jussi TaipaleKarolinska Institutet, SwedenRNAi screening, identification of transcriptional regulatory mechanisms, and identification of the sequence specificities of DNA-binding proteins
Charles VinsonNational Institutes of Health, USApromoter analysis, transcription factors, DNA methylation
Bob WaterstonUniversity of Washington, USAGenome science
Lisa StubbsUniversity of Illinois, USAC2H2 zinc finger transcription factors
Nick LuscombeEBI, UKComputational biology
Alain NepveuMcGill University, CanadaTranscriptional regulation in mammalian cells
Matt WeirauchUniversity of Toronto, CanadaComputational methods for transcription regulation
Anna LeeUniversity of Toronto, Canada
Kate CookUniversity of Toronto, Canada
Hilal KazanUniversity of Toronto, Canada
Xiao LiUniversity of Toronto, Canada
Guillaume BourqueMcGill University and Genome Quebec Innovation Center, Canada
Jens LagergrenScience for Life Laboratory, Sweden
Susanne GroebnerUniversity of Heidelberg, Germany
Benjamin BoucherUniversity of Quebec in Montreal, Canada