• 17th June 2024

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  • 18th June 2024

We are delighted to announce the AGNC Meeting 2024, on Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th June 2024.

The meeting will be held at the The Centre for Student Life, Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BB.

The conference will bring together genetic counsellors, genetic nurses, healthcare professionals, researchers, academics, and industry representatives from across the UK to explore the latest developments and trends in genetic counselling. Attendees will have the opportunity to network with colleagues and experts in the field, share their research and experiences, and learn about new technologies, tools, and resources. The conference will also include exhibition stalls featuring the latest products and services from sponsoring companies and organizations in the genetic healthcare industry.

An exciting evening event with dinner, has been organised at Techniquest Science Discovery Centre in Cardiff Bay on the Monday evening. Set on the waterfront in the heart of Cardiff Bay, Techniquest has over 100 hands-on exhibits that let you experience science, technology, engineering and maths in a fun and exciting way. During the evening all exhibits will be free for you to discover, before and after the dinner.

The programme for the meeting will include speakers about Wales’ specialist clinics, new genetic therapies, chemoprevention for cancer risk, a focus on haemoglobinopathies, wellbeing sessions and much more. Programme details will be circulated in due course.

Abstract submission

Abstract submission will open in April 2024. Please check back here for details.

Cost and booking

2-day conference attendance

  Members Non-members
Early-bird (before 31/03/24) £160 £180
Regular £180 £200

 

  Members without dinner Non-members without dinner
Early-bird (before 31/03/24) £115 £135
Regular £135 £155

Single day attendance

Early-bird (before 31/03/24) Members Non-members
Day 1 £65 £85
Day 2 £65 £85
Dinner £50 £50

 

Regular Members Non-members
Day 1 £80 £100
Day 2 £80 £100
Dinner £50 £50

Advance booking to attend the meeting is essential through this link.


Contact

This event is being organised for the AGNC by the All Wales Medical Genomics Service and the Wales Gene Park. Please direct all queries to them at se.genetics@wales.nhs.uk or walesgenepark@cardiff.ac.uk.