Brian Steffy-Illumina Solutions Center
August 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Brian Steffy has worked in biotechnology for the last 21 years. He is currently an Associate Director of the Illumina Solutions Center, and has been with Illumina for the last 9 years. His responsibilities at Illumina include designing labs for Next Generation Sequencing, leading a team of scientists who provide their clients with customized solutions as well as educating new clients on the benefits of their technology.
Along with his colleagues at Illumina, Brian has developed a successful program in which high-school science teachers can bring genomics to their classrooms and perform an actual experiment on their campus.
Brian will talk about the history of Illumina and the past, present and future of genetics.