Public Events

GAMEe 2017 is a data-intensive biology meeting, which aims to bring together biomedical researchers, bioinformaticians, infrastructure providers and data producers from across Australia and Asia. The event, hosted by EMBL-ABR at the University of Melbourne, will run from February 3 – 9. It is a rare opportunity for the data-intensive life science research community to gather, as well as the first large, multi-day Galaxy event to be offered outside of Europe and North America.

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The schedule of events is as follows:

  • Friday, Feb 3: Researcher Training Day
  • Saturday, Feb 4: Conference Day 1: BIO Day for Galaxy users (biologists and bioinformaticians)
  • Sunday, Feb 5: Conference Day 2: INFO Day focussing on technical aspects of Galaxy (for bioinformaticians, tool and software developers)
  • Monday, Feb 6 to Thursday, Feb 9: Galaxy Administrator Training (for those installing and maintaining Galaxy servers)

Poster submissions remain open and registrations close January 27, with limited places remaining. Follow the conversation on Twitter via @GalaxyAustralia and #GAMe_2017.

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