One Million Genomes: From Discovery to Health  (G1)

Scientific Organizers: Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, Teri Manolio and Patrick Boon Ooi Tan


June 4—8, 2018

Herrenhausen Palace, Hannover, Germany


Organized in collaboration with Volkswagen Foundation
Sponsored by Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated


BEWARE of booking lodging through companies unaffiliated with Keystone Symposia. Click here for more details.

Keystone Symposia is committed to maintaining a positive and respectful environment at its meetings. To this end, please review and comply with our policies.

** Meeting has ended **

Discounted Abstract Deadline: February 21, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is March 27, 2018)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline: January 9, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: February 21, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: March 27, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:

  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is February 21, 2018)

Discounted Registration Deadline: April 11, 2018

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time


Registration Fee: 920.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 695.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1120.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 895.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that some meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services, including "Exhibitors Housing Services," “Expo Housing Services,” "Global Housing," etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling, without any actual knowledge to that effect, and pressure you into giving them your credit card number to make a lodging reservation with them.

We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report any calls or correspondence you might have received to Keystone Symposia and book only through lodging links in your Keystone Symposia account, an established travel agency or directly with the hotel(s) listed on our website.

Lodging and Hotels


Lodging Notes: Herrenhausen Palace is located about 10 minutes outside the city center and accessed by a fast and efficient public transportation system from the Kropcke station. For our attendee's convenience, we have negotiated discounts with the three hotels listed below that are all within 15-20 minutes of travel time from the conference location and only 5 minutes walking from the main train and Kropcke light rail station.

Click here for a map of the Hannover area to see how close and convenient everything is.

Each hotel offered for this conference has its own personality and unique style.

Grand Palace Hotel
is a classical 4-star property located within a historic building in the center of Hannover. It has all the modern amenities and services you would expect and all within a great location.

CityHotel am Thielenplatz is a more modern and contemporary boutique hotel that is just steps from many of the cultural and historical venues of the city. It is also central to all of the transportation options so you can reach any destination quickly.

Directly across the street from Hannover's main train station, Grand Hotel Mussmann is a delightfully eccentric hotel with spacious rooms all impeccably designed and appointed. The very best of Hannover's shops, restaurants, cafes and much more await you right out the front doors of the hotel.

Hotel Loccumer Hof is an independent, privately run 4 star hotel with uniquely designed and themed rooms that offer a sophisticated yet relaxed experience steps from the main train station and the Ernst August Galerie shopping area.

Herrenhausen Palace
Hannover, Germany


Lavesstrasse 77
Hannover, 30159
Germany
Phone: +49 511 543 60 198
Fax: +49 511 543 60 777
info@grand-palace-hannover.de
Hotel Website


Click here to book your lodging at Grand Palace Hotel

PLEASE NOTE: Conference lodging for our attendees is only held until April 25th, 2018 at which time the hotel rooms are released to the general public. Once released to the public we cannot guarantee availability or the discounted rate! HOWEVER, DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THIS DATE TO BOOK YOUR LODGING! Please book as soon as possible as our conference lodging MAY still sell out before this date!

**If you are attempting to book lodging for dates OUTSIDE of the conference using the above link and are getting a “Sold Out” or any type of error response, please contact the lodging provider directly to make your reservation. The dates might be available, however the link may not accept dates outside of the conference.

If calling or emailing to book your reservation - please make sure you reference that you are attending a Keystone Symposia conference to receive the discounted rate!
(rates include VAT, breakfast and surcharges)
Accommodations
Rates
Single Hotel Room includes Breakfast €75 EUR per night
Room rates are listed by the NIGHTLY rate for this meeting.
Make your lodging arrangements early as space is limited.
Check your flight arrival and departure times to determine
the number of lodging nights needed. Please note: lodging
check in time is 3pm, lodging check out time is 12 noon.

Depending on your time of departure, please allow at least
3 hours prior to scheduled departure for transit and airport check in.

Deposit and cancellation requirements vary from site to site;
please confirm directly with the hotel at the time of booking.



Thielenplatz 2
Hannover, 30159
Germany
Phone: +49 511 32 76 91
Fax: +49 511 32 51 88
hannover@smartcityhotels.com
Hotel Website


Click here to book your lodging at City Hotel am Thielenplatz

PLEASE NOTE: Conference lodging for our attendees is only held until April 25th, 2018 at which time the hotel rooms are released to the general public. Once released to the public we cannot guarantee availability or the discounted rate! HOWEVER, DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THIS DATE TO BOOK YOUR LODGING! Please book as soon as possible as our conference lodging MAY still sell out before this date!

**If you are attempting to book lodging for dates OUTSIDE of the conference using the above link and are getting a “Sold Out” or any type of error response, please contact the lodging provider directly to make your reservation. The dates might be available, however the link may not accept dates outside of the conference.

If calling or emailing to book your reservation - please make sure you reference that you are attending a Keystone Symposia conference to receive the discounted rate!
(rates include VAT and surcharges)
Accommodations
Rates
Single Hotel Room (No Breakfast) €85 EUR per night
Single Hotel Room includes Breakfast €97.50 EUR per night
Room rates are listed by the NIGHTLY rate for this meeting.
Make your lodging arrangements early as space is limited.
Check your flight arrival and departure times to determine
the number of lodging nights needed. Please note: lodging
check in time is 3pm, lodging check out time is 12 noon.

Depending on your time of departure, please allow at least
3 hours prior to scheduled departure for transit and airport check in.

Deposit and cancellation requirements vary from site to site;
please confirm directly with the hotel at the time of booking.



Ernst August Platz 7
Hannover, 30159
Germany
Phone: +49 511 36 56 0
Fax: +49 511 36 56 145
reservation@grandhotel.de
Hotel Website

Reservations for the Grand Hotel Mussman can be made directly with the hotel via email, phone or fax ONLY. Please correspond with them by using the contact methods found above. Reservations made through their website or other online booking sites will not be eligible for the special discounted conference rate. When communicating with the hotel to book your reservation, please make sure you reference that you are attending a Keystone Symposia conference to receive the discounted rate!

PLEASE NOTE: Conference lodging for our attendees is only held until April 25th, 2018 at which time the hotel rooms are released to the general public. Once released to the public we cannot guarantee availability or the discounted rate! HOWEVER, DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THIS DATE TO BOOK YOUR LODGING! Please book as soon as possible as our conference lodging MAY still sell out before this date!
(rates include VAT, breakfast and surcharges)
Accommodations
Rates
Single Room includes breakfast €104 EUR per night
Room rates are listed by the NIGHTLY rate for this meeting.
Rates do not include extra night stays beyond the conference dates.
Make your lodging arrangements early as space is limited.
Deposit and cancellation requirements vary from site to site;
please confirm directly with the hotel at the time of booking.