Magnus Nordborg

Gregor Mendel Institute

Sessions by Magnus Nordborg

[Day 1]
12.00 am - 01.00 pm
Theme: 5 Universal Principles of Company Growth
[Day 2]
01.00 am - 02.00 pm
Theme: 7 Key Business Owner Functions
[Day 3]
01.00 am - 02.00 pm
Theme: Our Best Mistakes in Business


After his PhD on theoretical population genetics (Stanford, 1995), Dr. Magnus Nordborg made significant contributions to coalescence theory at the University of Chicago. He later became well-known for his pioneering work at USC on genome-wide association studies (GWAS) in non-human organisms, working both independently and with leading geneticists such as Joe Ecker and Detlef Weigel. He has over 120 publications, has been Scientific Director of the Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology (Vienna) since 2009, has been awarded two ERC Advanced Grants, and is a Member of the AAAS, the Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), and EMBO.