Date & Time: Thursday May 24th, 16:50 to 17:15
Goodbye Silicon Chips, Hello DNA Strands
Computers as we know them are losing out to DNA in the race to improve data storage devices. And programming DNA could usher in a new era of biological computers and a data storage revolution. Emily Leproust is cofounder and CEO of Twist Bioscience, a five-year-old startup that has supplied some 20 million custom-coded DNA strands to Microsoft Research.
Doug Carmean, Architect, Microsoft, USA
Emily Leproust, Ph.D, co-founder & CEO, Twist Bioscience, USA
Moderator: Jeremy Wilks, Presenter and Producer, Euronews NBC, France