What is AGTA?

§    Established in 2002 as a non politically aligned and not for profit organization

§    Peak professional society representing Australasian researchers in high throughput genomic technologies

§    Consisted of direct members as well as state-wide and NZ affiliated professional groups

§    Support industry and biotechnology related groups in bringing additional researchers into the AGTA network

§    Dissemination of latest news on genomic technologies and data analysis

§    Established role in public, political and scientific advocacy