The Australasian Genomic Technologies Association (AGTA; formerly AMATA) is a not-for-profit association and a registered charity, dedicated to advancing and promoting the field of genomics and genomic technologies in Australasia.
AGTA is the principal body for the promotion of genomics research in Australasia. We draw on the breadth of genomics research and technology development across Australasia.
AGTA’s main purpose is to:
- Foster communication & collaborations between Australasian research groups utilising genomic technologies
- Convene and underwrite an annual meeting of members and facilitate workshops on the use of genomic technologies and the analysis of genomic data
- Facilitate and accelerate genomic and related technology development in Australasia
- Support student and early career researchers, the genomic technology leaders of the future