The following Chairs/Speakers (in alphabetical order) have been confirmed so far:
International Congress of Genetics --- you should all go ---
OK - I am a bit biased as I am chairing a session at this "International Congress of Genetics" meeting. But it does look pretty good. Plenary talks by Richard Axel, Liz Blackburn, Mario Capecchi, Rudy Kaenisch, Eric Lander, Svante Paabo and Phil Sharp. Sessions on many things, including (hint hint) - metagenomics. Other speakers are listed below. So - you really should consider going ...check out the website here.