Welcome and Strategic Roadmap Announcement (Repeated in Track 1B)

Ewan Birney (Chair of the GA4GH) and Heidi Rehm (Vice-Chair of the GA4GH) will be welcoming participants to the first ever virtual GA4GH plenary meeting.

The GA4GH will also announce its latest version of the Connect Strategic Roadmap which will lay out the updated deliverables that aim to address needs in the areas of data use and researcher identities, variation representation and annotation, federated analysis, privacy and security, regulatory and ethics, discovery, clinical and phenotypic data capture, and large scale genomics.

Ewan Birney Heidi Rehm