WORKSHOP: Practical tools for managing, moving and analysing data
4 December 2020
AustraliaWORKSHOP: Practical tools for managing, moving and analysing data https://www.biocommons.org.au/events/tools-data-management https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/workshop-practical-tools-for-managing-moving-and-analysing-data Are you constantly moving, storing, sharing and analysing data in complex scenarios throughout your research projects? Managing data well is now more important than ever for biological research but it can also be frustrating and difficult to know where to start! This hands-on workshop will explore and discuss data management challenges and introduce simple steps towards managing active research data. Participants will become familiar with CloudStor and its associated tools and services for organising, storing, sharing and analysing data, in a safe and secure way. Topics such as cloud storage, collaborative editing, versioning and data sharing will be discussed and demonstrated. You will learn how to set up an automatic way to move your data to the cloud so that your data is safe and secure. We’ll also show you how CloudStor integrates with data analysis solutions including Juypter Notebooks and Galaxy. This is a hands-on workshop using CloudStor (AARNet’s file sync, share and storage service). CloudStor is available to Australian researchers and provides one terabyte of storage to every individual researcher at AARNet-connected institutions. Trainer: This event will be led by Sara King, AARNet, and hosted by Australian BioCommons. Learning objectives: By the end of this workshop you should be able to: Identify common data management challenges Use CloudStor tools to store, move and manage data Describe methods for integrating CloudStor storage solutions with data analysis Who the workshop is for This hands-on workshop is tailored for biologists and requires no programming experience. Date/Time: 4 December 1:00pm - 4:00pm AEDT How to join The workshop is free but places are strictly limited to Australian life science researchers and students and registration requires an Australian institutional email address. Participation in this workshop requires access to a CloudStor account. You can check if you have access via your institutional subscription by finding your institution’s name on the CloudStor log-in list. If you do not have CloudStor access via your institution, you can still attend, but please advise us in advance so that arrangements can be made. 2020-12-04 13:00:00 UTC 2020-12-04 16:00:00 UTC Australian BioCommons Online, Australia Online Australia Australian Biocommons email@example.com  Biologists 30 workshops_and_courses first_come_first_served data managementToolslife sciences
8 - 9 December 2020
Gent, BelgiumTranslational Immunology https://www.vibconferences.be/events/translational-immunology?utm_source=Event%20website&utm_medium=Event%20post&utm_campaign=TransImmu20&utm_term=Immunology&utm_content=Elixir%20Tess https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/translational-immunology-fe17b83a-fab1-413f-94c3-9c6a1ecac893 Translational Immunology 8-9 DECEMBER 2020, GHENT, BELGIUM Due to the Coronavirus, Translational Immunology and the satellite BIS meeting were postponed from 26-27 March 2020 to the end of the year. We are happy to confirm the new date: 8-9 December 2020. The aim of this conference is to bridge the translational gap in immunopathology, bringing together clinicians, research scientists and industry partners to discuss prominent advances from the bench to the clinic. The different sessions will have a particular focus on precision medicine in general, starting from disease-oriented cases and lessons learned. Innovative and alternative therapeutic strategies in immune-mediated disorders will be presented, besides the regulatory challenges that companies and researchers are dealing with. Deadlines: - Abstract submission: 5 October 2020 - Early Bird deadline: 27 October 2020 - Late Registration deadline: 24 November 2020 Speakers: Rosa Bacchetta Stanford Medicine, US Dirk Elewaut VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research, BE Alain Fischer Assistance publique – Hôpitaux de Paris, FR Martin Guilliams VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research, BE Pleun Hombrink Sanquin, NL Bengt Hoepken Clinical Program Director, UCB Pharma, DE Isabelle Huys KU Leuven, BE Christophe Lahorte National Innovation Office & Scientific-Technical Advice Unit - (Famhp), BE Bart Lambrecht VIB-UGent Center for Inflammation Research, BE Antonio Lanzavecchia Institute for Research in Biomedicine, CH Sophie Lucas de Duve Institute, UCLouvain, BE Bénédicte Machiels FARAH Center, ULiège, BE Melanie Matheu CEO, Founder at Prellis Biologics, Inc., US Massimiliano Mazzone VIB-KU Leuven Center for Cancer Biology, BE Kathy McCoy University of Calgary, CA Eoin McKinney University of Cambridge, UK Fiona Powrie Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology, University of Oxford, UK Federica Sallusto Institute for Research in Biomedicine, CH Georg Schett Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, DE Marvin van Luijn Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam MS Center ErasMS, NL Location: De Bijloke, Jozef Kluyskensstraat 2, 9000 Gent Hashtag: #TransImmu20 2020-12-08 09:00:00 UTC 2020-12-09 17:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences Music Center De Bijloke, 2, Jozef Kluyskensstraat, Gent, Belgium Music Center De Bijloke, 2, Jozef Kluyskensstraat Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium 9000 Immunoprecipitation experiment Immunology Immunoproteins, genes and antigens   PhDPhD studentsAcademicsindustry 600 meetings_and_conferences  ImmunologyImmunogenicityImmunogenomicsMetabolism of Immune Cellsantibodiestherapeutic antibodies
WORKSHOP: Online data analysis for biologists - December 2020
9 December 2020
AustraliaWORKSHOP: Online data analysis for biologists - December 2020 https://www.biocommons.org.au/events/galaxydec2020 https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/workshop-online-data-analysis-for-biologists-december-2020 Galaxy is an online platform for biological research that allows people to use computational data analysis tools and workflows without the need for programming experience. It is an open source, web-based platform for accessible, reproducible, and transparent computational biomedical research. It also captures run information so that workflows can be saved, repeated and shared efficiently via the web. This interactive beginners workshop will provide an introduction to the Galaxy interface, histories and available tools. The material covered in this workshop is freely available through the Galaxy Training Network. 2020-12-09 14:00:00 UTC 2020-12-09 17:00:00 UTC Australian BioCommons Australia, Australia Australia Australia Bioinformatics   Biologists workshops_and_courses  bioinformaticslife sciences
WEBINAR: Plant genomics: chloroplast genome assembly using Galaxy Australia
10 December 2020
AustraliaWEBINAR: Plant genomics: chloroplast genome assembly using Galaxy Australia https://www.biocommons.org.au/events https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/webinar-plant-genomics-chloroplast-genome-assembly-using-galaxy-australia-df405f97-a446-47f2-89a5-9bfaea1c9f9b 2020-12-10 01:00:00 UTC 2020-12-10 02:00:00 UTC Australian BioCommons Australia, Australia Australia Australia Bioinformatics Australian Biocommons     bioinformaticslife sciences
Plant Science for Climate Emergency
7 - 8 June 2021
Gent, BelgiumPlant Science for Climate Emergency https://www.vibconferences.be/events/plant-science-for-climate-emergency?utm_source=Google&utm_medium=Conference%20website%20post&utm_campaign=Event%20posting&utm_content=Elixir https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/plant-science-for-climate-emergency Climate change is one of the most serious threats humanity has ever faced. Developing crops that are more resilient to rapidly changing and harsher environments will be crucial for tomorrow’s food production. Green biotechnology offers solutions to maintain high food productivity while preserving the earth’s valuable ecosystems. In addition, plants may also play an important role in mitigating the rising levels of greenhouse gases. This VIB conference ‘Plant Science for Climate Emergency’ aims at reviewing current research on adapting plants to climate change as well as on using plants for mitigating the accumulation of greenhouse gasses. Twenty leaders in plant biotechnology will present the latest developments in sessions focused on drought tolerance, tolerance to high temperatures, salt and flooding tolerance, the effects of climate change on defense systems against insects and pathogens, carbon capturing plants, crop engineering and improvement, nitrogen use efficiency, and much more. Besides an inspiring scientific program, conference participants will have ample networking opportunities during the poster sessions, the reception, and the conference dinner. Deadlines: • Grant submission deadline: 15/03/2021 • Abstract submission deadline: 29/03/2021 • Early Bird deadline: 26/04/2021 • Late registration deadline: 24/05/2021 Speakers: • Tom Beeckman - VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology, BE • Wout Boerjan - VIB-UGent Center for Plant Systems Biology, BE • Hidde Boersma - freelance science journalist, essayist and documentary film maker, NL • Wolfgang Busch - Salk Institute for Biological Studies, US • Jorge Casal - Leloir Institute Foundation, AR • Ana Caño Delgado - Centre For Research In Agricultural Genomics, ES • Laura Dixon - University of Leeds, UK • Tobias Erb - Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, DE • Matthew Gilliham - The University of Adelaide, AU • Cara Haney - The University of British Columbia, CA • Sheng-Yang He - Michigan State University, USA • Gabriel Krouk - French National Centre for Scientific Research, FR • Mark Lynas - British author, journalist & environmental activist with a focus on climate change • Wenbo Ma - University of California Riverside, USA • Donald Richard Ort - University of Illinois, USA • Pierdomenico Perata - Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies Pisa, IT • Rashmi Sasidharan - Utrecht University, NL • Motokai Seki - RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, JP • Mechthild Tegeder - Washington State University, USA • Christa Testerink - Wageningen University, NL Information for poster submissions: The format for your poster should be: A0 (841 x 1189 mm / 33.1 x 46.8 in), portrait orientation. The best three abstracts were given a short talk slot in the plenary program. Travel grants: We offer 5 travel grants to international attendees, which will reimburse travel costs up to 400 Euros. Are you interested in attending PlantResearch21 and want to have a chance on a travel grant? Submit your motivation below by clicking on the 'Apply for a grant' button before 15 March 2021. The organizing committee will notify you of your travel grant acceptance by the end of March. No registration is needed before submitting a travel grant proposal. When you’re awarded with a travel grant you will receive a practical email containing the next steps. Note that being awarded a travel grant does not mean being registered for the conference. Scroll down to apply for your grant. 2021-06-07 09:00:00 UTC 2021-06-08 17:00:00 UTC VIB Conferences Music Center De Bijloke, 2, Jozef Kluyskensstraat, Gent, Belgium Music Center De Bijloke, 2, Jozef Kluyskensstraat Gent Oost-Vlaanderen Belgium 9000  firstname.lastname@example.org  PhD StudentsAcademicsIndustry  first_come_first_served 
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