At A Glance

Beyond Borders

You don’t want to miss out on these valuable benefits:

  • The latest technologies from leading industry partners, all under one roof in the INFO-EXPO Hall!
  • Keynote speaker John Wilbanks,  Chief Commons Officer at Sage Bionetworks and a Senior Fellow in Entrepreneurship at the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

Keynote Speaker

wilbanks-3_144x144John Wilbanks is the Chief Commons Officer at Sage Bionetworks and a Senior Advisor to the National Coordination Office. He has worked at Harvard’s Berkman Center for Internet & Society, the World Wide Web Consortium, the US House of Representatives, and Creative Commons. John is a past affiliate of MIT’s Project on Mathematics and Computation and also started a bioinformatics company called Incellico, which is now part of Selventa.  He sits on the Advisory Boards for Boundless Learning, Genomic Arts, Curious, GenoSpace, Patients Like Me, and Genomera, and is Special Advisor on the Research Commons to the University of California San Francisco’s Clinical Translational Science Institute. John holds a degree in Philosophy from Tulane and studied modern letters at the Sorbonne.


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