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  • At The Forefront Of Plant Research

    15 - 16 June 2017

    Gent, Belgium

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    At The Forefront Of Plant Research https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/at-the-forefront-of-plant-research Understanding and exploiting plant life lies at the heart of human civilization. Not only do we rely on plants to feed a growing world population and to improve our standard of living, plants also play a pivotal role in providing a significant portion of our energy needs, and in fulfilling our demand for renewable industrial resources. It is expected that technological advances will further boost crop productivity and quality in a wider range of applications. In addition, new technologies will enable the development of agricultural practices that are in better harmony with the natural environment. The genomics revolution has been steering plant life sciences for more than a decade now. For that reason it is good to reflect and look ahead to which new opportunities are on the horizon. The aim of this conference is to unite leaders from a wide range of pioneering research topics, to give us a glimpse of where plant science will lead us to in the coming decade. 2017-06-15 08:00:00 UTC 2017-06-16 18:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences NV Zebrastraat, 32, Zebrastraat, Gent, Belgium NV Zebrastraat, 32, Zebrastraat Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium 9000 Plant biology VIB conferences@vib.be [] Life Science Researchers 250 meetings_and_conferences [] plantbiologygenomics
  • Introduction to gene regulation

    9 October 2017

    Gent, Belgium

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    Introduction to gene regulation https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-gene-regulation 2017-10-09 09:30:00 UTC 2017-10-09 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core Bio-Accelerator, Gent, Belgium Bio-Accelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Electronic Lab Notebook Introduction Ghent

    25 October 2017

    Gent, Belgium

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    Electronic Lab Notebook Introduction Ghent https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/electronic-lab-notebook-introduction-ghent-fcc80d61-9755-4fe2-8067-00f12ea03c2f 2017-10-25 10:00:00 UTC 2017-10-25 12:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core PC Room V114 First floor front building VIB Research Building, Gent, Belgium PC Room V114 First floor front building VIB Research Building Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Analysis of public microarray data using Genevestigator

    24 November 2017

    Gent, Belgium

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    Analysis of public microarray data using Genevestigator https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-public-microarray-data-using-genevestigator 2017-11-24 09:30:00 UTC 2017-11-24 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core Bio-Accelerator, Gent, Belgium Bio-Accelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Gentle hands-on introduction to Python programming

    22 - 29 January 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    Gentle hands-on introduction to Python programming https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/gentle-hands-on-introduction-to-python-programming 2018-01-22 09:30:00 UTC 2018-01-29 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core Bio-Accelerator, Gent, Belgium Bio-Accelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • A tour of machine learning - Dimensionality reduction and clustering

    23 April 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    A tour of machine learning - Dimensionality reduction and clustering https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/a-tour-of-machine-learning-dimensionality-reduction-and-clustering In this course, you will be introduced to two broad classes of data mining techniques that can be useful when dealing with high-dimensional data: techniques based on dimensionality reduction and techniques based on clustering. This course is intended for people with experience in R. 2018-04-23 09:30:00 UTC 2018-04-23 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core BioAccelerator, Gent, Belgium BioAccelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Ensembl REST API Workshop

    14 May 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    Ensembl REST API Workshop https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/ensembl-rest-api-workshop-cacab7f0-969e-47e7-87d0-14b7e0115671 2018-05-14 09:30:00 UTC 2018-05-14 13:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core BioAccelerator, Gent, Belgium BioAccelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Basic bioinformatics concepts, databases and tools

    4 - 18 June 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    Basic bioinformatics concepts, databases and tools https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/basic-bioinformatics-concepts-databases-and-tools b'\r\n\nUnderstand the capabilities and pitfalls of bioinformatics.\r\nFunctioning of the most used bioinformatics algorithms and terms for reliable interpretation of the results.\r\nNavigate with confidence to numerous online data repositories. Know where to search for them.\r\nBasic analyses of single genes as well as groups of genes (gene lists)\n\r\n\r\n\n During this 3-day introduction to bioinformatics, we will take you along a guided tour that covers all basic aspects of biological sequence analysis. This workshop is an ideal opportunity to get familiar with bioinformatics and its many faces! At the end, you should be able to start tackling any basic bioinformatics problem: how to obtain relevant information about your gene, you know where to get the required sequence data, manipulate the sequences, and how basic software and algorithms function so you can fine-tune them in order the get the most out of your analysis.\r\n\n \n\nGenBank, SwissProt, RefSeq, Gene\r\nGQuery\r\nEnsembl\r\nUgene\n\r\nBLAST, OrthoMCL, EMBOSS Needle, EMBOSS Water, Muscle, WebLogo, iceLogo\r\nHMMER, PSIBLAST, PROSITE, SMART, InterPro\r\nmiRWalk, Pscan, Motiflab\r\nPrimer3 PLUS, Primer BLAST, OligoAnalyzer, Ambion siRNA finder\r\nEMBOSS, Mobyle, Expasy\r\nPDB, Yasara\r\nGO, AmiGO, QuickGO, KEGG, STRING, DAVID, ToppGene, EnrichR, WebGestalt, Cytoscape\r\nGEO, GEO2R, GEO DataSet Browser\r\nOMIM, Variant reporter, Genomic variation server\n\r\nBiomart\n\r\n​​​​​​​​\r\n\n' 2018-06-04 09:30:00 UTC 2018-06-18 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core BioAccelerator, Gent, Belgium BioAccelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Basic statistics in R, part II

    25 - 1 June 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    Basic statistics in R, part II https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/basic-statistics-in-r-part-ii 2018-06-25 09:30:00 UTC 2018-06-01 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core BioAccelerator, Gent, Belgium BioAccelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Introduction to Galaxy

    26 - 27 June 2018

    Gent, Belgium

    Introduction to Galaxy https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-galaxy-16bfecc7-80c1-4541-897d-3bb9528ced2d 2018-06-26 09:00:00 UTC 2018-06-27 00:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core Campus: Boekentoren/Book Tower Room: Didacticum, Gent, Belgium Campus: Boekentoren/Book Tower Room: Didacticum Gent Belgium 9000 [] Paula Andrea Martinez​, VIB [] [] [] [] []
  • 4th Plant Protease and Programmed Cell Death Symposium

    11 - 13 September 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    4th Plant Protease and Programmed Cell Death Symposium https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/4th-plant-protease-and-programmed-cell-death-symposium After three successful conferences on Plant Proteases and Programmed Cell Death organized in Hemavan, Sweden (2011); Barcelona, Spain (2013); and Oxford, UK (2016), it is our pleasure to host the fourth meeting in the beautiful medieval town of Ghent, Belgium. The roles of proteases in cell death, immunity, and developmental processes in plants have received increasing attention over the past years. On the one hand, proteases exert a key regulatory level of posttranslational modification on their substrates. On the other hand, proteolytic cascades are involved in household functions, as well as responsible for point-of-no-return decisions during developmentally or environmentally controlled programmed cell death. Despite their importance, however, we still know little about the functions and mode-of-actions of individual plant proteases. Over the past years, several research groups have tackled the functional characterization of plant proteases from different angles. Some laboratories are advancing technology development, others focus on biological processes that depend on protease activities, while again others elucidate the biochemistry of specific protease families. The aim of our meeting is to bring researchers of these different research directions together to discuss the latest developments and concepts in the field of plant proteases and programmed cell death. 2018-09-11 15:00:00 UTC 2018-09-13 22:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences Het Pand, 1, Onderbergen, Gent, Belgium Het Pand, 1, Onderbergen Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium Plant biology [] Moritz Nowack 0032 9 331 38 00 moritz.nowack@vib.be [] [] [] [] plant proteaseplant cell deathplantsprotease
  • Comparative genomics in eukaryotes

    16 October 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    Comparative genomics in eukaryotes https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/comparative-genomics-in-eukaryotes-9b93222d-3432-4065-a24e-3b9be0337a6d b'\r\n\r\n\n \r\n\r\n\n \r\n\r\n\n \r\n\r\n\n   9h30-11h00  Introduction + Gene family analysis\r\n\n' 2018-10-16 09:30:00 UTC 2018-10-16 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core Bio-Accelerator, Gent, Belgium Bio-Accelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • 29th Joint Glycobiology meeting 2018

    21 - 23 October 2018

    Gent, Belgium

    29th Joint Glycobiology meeting 2018 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/29th-joint-glycobiology-meeting-2018 Theme of the conference Glycobiology is the study of complex carbohydrates in biological and biotechnological context. This is a very broad field that is bound by common methodologies to analyze glycoconjugate structures, to synthesize these structures and to understand their myriad roles in biological systems. The field of glycobiology is growing fast, especially since it was shown that carbohydrate interactions play an important role in many biological processes and are of great interest for biomedical and biomolecular research, and the applications emerging from it. Objective of the conference This conference is organized annually by the working groups on glycobiology of the national associations for biochemistry and molecular biology of Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium and France. In 2018, the 29th edition of the Joint Glycobiology Meeting will be organized in Belgium. The main goal of the conference is to give an opportunity to young researchers to present their glycobiology work to colleagues and principal investigators. Furthermore, a number of distinguished keynote speakers is invited to present their recent data and the state-of-the-art technology in their field of expertise. The meeting provides ample opportunities for informal discussions between all the attendees, to foster new ideas for research and possibilities for collaborations. Poster information: Format: A0 (841 x 1189 mm / 33.1 x 46.8 in), portrait orientation 2018-10-21 09:00:00 UTC 2018-10-23 17:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences Thagaste, 1, Academiestraat, Gent, Belgium Thagaste, 1, Academiestraat Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium 9000 [] Program jgm2018@lists.ugent.be VIB Conference team +32 9 244 66 11 conferences@vib.be [] [] meetings_and_conferences [] []
  • Mass spectrometry data processing

    22 - 23 October 2018

    Gent, Belgium

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    Mass spectrometry data processing https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/mass-spectrometry-data-processing 2018-10-22 09:30:00 UTC 2018-10-23 17:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core BioAccelerator, Gent, Belgium BioAccelerator Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • VIB Interest Group Meeting - containers and workflows

    25 January 2019

    Gent, Belgium

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    VIB Interest Group Meeting - containers and workflows https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/vib-interest-group-meeting-containers-and-workflows 2019-01-25 09:30:00 UTC 2019-01-25 16:30:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core Clemenspoort - zaal Seelos, Gent, Belgium Clemenspoort - zaal Seelos Gent Belgium 9000 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Regulatory Oxylipins

    1 - 4 April 2019

    Gent, Belgium

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    Regulatory Oxylipins https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/regulatory-oxylipins Oxylipins, from plants and other organisms, form a constantly growing group of signalling molecules that comprise oxygenated fatty acids and their metabolites. The most renowned regulatory oxylipins are undoubtedly the jasmonates, which, following their discovery in the 1960s, became recognized as regulators of defence, floral organ development and fertility, as growth inhibitors and modulators of senescence, and as elicitors of specialized metabolism in numerous plant species. As such, the jasmonates currently belong to an elite group of heavily investigated phytohormones. Over the last decade, the understanding of biosynthesis, metabolism, and action of regulatory oxylipins has greatly advanced. The ROXY2019 meeting wishes to bring together the international community and leading researchers in the field. Thereby it aims to provide a timely and exciting forum to present and discuss the recent advances and expertise on the study of these molecules that are so crucial for plant growth, development, metabolism, and interaction with the environment. There will be seven plenary sessions that, through combining lectures from invited speakers and short talks on selected abstracts and posters, will highlight the various aspects involved in Regulatory Oxylipin research. These sessions cover the following major themes: Regulatory oxylipins in emerging model systems and non-plant systems, Biochemistry and structural biology, Control of growth and defence, Control of Metabolism, Reproduction, Jasmonate signalling mechanisms and Long-distance signalling, Ecology. We look forward to your contributions to make this an exciting conference. See you in Gent! The organizers Alain Goossens and Ted Farmer Poster information Format: A0 (841 x 1189 mm / 33.1 x 46.8 in), portrait orientation 2019-04-01 09:00:00 UTC 2019-04-04 17:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences Ghent University - Aula, 9, Voldersstraat, Gent, Belgium Ghent University - Aula, 9, Voldersstraat Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium 9000 [] [] [] meetings_and_conferences [] []
  • Mass spectrometry data processing

    3 - 4 June 2019

    Gent, Belgium

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    Mass spectrometry data processing https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/mass-spectrometry-data-processing-510f0379-0d6e-4f42-bf52-ee6ea58066be Obtain a good understanding of the origins and properties of mass spec data Obtain an understanding of the processing of mass spec data, aimed at identifying and quantifying peptides and proteins Gain sufficient understanding of the software tools and database used, and of the issues and caveats involved, to critically analyse and assess results from mass spectrometry based proteomics experiments 2019-06-03 09:00:00 UTC 2019-06-04 00:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core iGent, Gent, Belgium iGent Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • International Conference on Polyploidy

    11 - 14 June 2019

    Gent, Belgium

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    International Conference on Polyploidy https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/international-conference-on-polyploidy The International Conference on Polyploidy will present cutting edge research into the importance of polyploidy and whole genome duplication for genetics, evolution and ecology. For the 2019 meeting, which will take place at the beautiful city of Ghent, we are trying to put together an exciting program focusing on many different aspects of polyploidy, such as the short- and long-term ecological and evolutionary consequence of polyploidy for plant and animal systems, but also polyploidy in somatic cells and clonal populations will be discussed. The International Conference on Polyploidy will present a unique opportunity to meet and discuss with colleagues, get updated on the newest developments and insights into recent and ancient polyploidy and whole genome duplication, and will provide unique possibilities to network and discuss collaborations. We are delighted to announce that Dr. Ilia Leitch (Kew Gardens) has agreed to deliver the plenary lecture on Tuesday afternoon, June 11th, opening the meeting. Poster information: Format: A0 (841 x 1189 mm / 33.1 x 46.8 in), portrait orientation 2019-06-11 09:00:00 UTC 2019-06-14 17:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences Universiteit Gent - Het Pand, Onderbergen1 , 9000 Gent, Gent, Belgium Universiteit Gent - Het Pand, Onderbergen1 , 9000 Gent Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium 9000 [] VIB Conferences conferences@vib.be FWO [] meetings_and_conferences first_come_first_served Polyploidyshort- and long-term ecological and evolutionary consequencepolyploidy for plant and animal systemspolyploidy in somatic cellsclonal populations
  • Analysis of single cell RNA-Seq data from 10x Genomics

    29 - 30 August 2019

    Gent, Belgium

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    Analysis of single cell RNA-Seq data from 10x Genomics https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/analysis-of-single-cell-rna-seq-data-from-10x-genomics-5360606b-8116-48e6-929f-5e3b1bd1de5b In this course we will discuss some of the advantages and pitfalls of scRNA-Seq and go through the whole scRNA-seq analysis pipeline. We will teach you how to do proper quality control and filtering on gene level and cell level, how to do create tSNE plots, how to get potential markers for a subset of cells ...  2019-08-29 09:00:00 UTC 2019-08-30 00:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core iGent, Gent, Belgium iGent Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • A tour of machine learning: classification

    13 - 14 January 2020

    Gent, Belgium

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    A tour of machine learning: classification https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/a-tour-of-machine-learning-classification-b217275f-0a31-4994-b5c6-be3d999cc9f7 Machine learning has become ubiquitous in biotechnology (as in many other fields), fueled largely by the increasing availability and amount of data. Learning algorithms can figure out how to perform important tasks by generalizing examples. Typical applications are diagnoses/prognoses, gene/protein annotation, drug design, image recognition, text mining and many others. However, building successful machine learning models requires a substantial amount of “black art” that is hard to find in textbooks. This course is an interactive Jupyter Notebook (Python) that will teach you how to build successful machine learning models. No background in machine learning is assumed, just a keen interest. 2020-01-13 09:00:00 UTC 2020-01-14 00:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core iGent, Gent, Belgium iGent Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
  • Mass spectrometry data processing

    2 - 3 June 2020

    Gent, Belgium

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    Mass spectrometry data processing https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/mass-spectrometry-data-processing-f80a1c34-fcd4-40bf-83df-1ba4b05dd38e Obtain a good understanding of the origins and properties of mass spec data Obtain an understanding of the processing of mass spec data, aimed at identifying and quantifying peptides and proteins Gain sufficient understanding of the software tools and database used, and of the issues and caveats involved, to critically analyse and assess results from mass spectrometry based proteomics experiments 2020-06-02 09:00:00 UTC 2020-06-03 00:00:00 UTC VIB Bioinformatics Core iGent, Gent, Belgium iGent Gent Belgium 9052 [] [] [] [] [] []
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