Topic/Event Starts Ends Location

Elixir Biohackathon 2018

ELIXIR France with the support of the ELIXIR Hub and the ELIXIR interoperability platform and in collaboration with COST CHARME, the National Bioscience Database Center (NBDC) and the Database Center for Life Science (DBCLS), is organising a BioHackathon in November 2018 in Paris. This BioHackathon will complement and work in collaboration with the BioHackathon planned in Japan at the end of 2018.

Nov 12, 2018 Nov 16, 2018 Seine-Port (South Paris), France

NGS Introduction using Galaxy

Intended Audience

Nov 6, 2018 Nov 6, 2018 Gent, Belgium

Bioinformatics for Translational Medicine using Galaxy: see it, do it, teach it!

Analysing molecular data in translational medicine involves a multitude of computational steps. Here, we introduce the basics of how to design and run these steps within Galaxy, a free and easy-to-use web platform that enables users to connect bioinformatics tools into a workflow without any prior programming expertise.

Oct 17, 2018 Oct 19, 2018 Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Next Generation Sequencing data analysis, LUMC

This course aims at PhD students, postdocs and senior researchers who are interested in planning, or already working with next-generation sequencing. We welcome researchers from both the genomics and bioinformatics fields. Currently available technologies as well as hardware solutions will be presented and discussed. The focus of the course will be on data and ways to analyse the data.

Aug 27, 2018 Aug 29, 2018 Leiden, The Netherlands

GTN CoFest on Metagenomics Training Material

The Galaxy Training Network has developed an infrastructure to deliver interactive training based on Galaxy: one central place ( to aggregate training materials covering many current research topics. Each topic is supported by different tutorials developed and maintained by the community via a GitHub repository:

Aug 17, 2018 Aug 17, 2018

System Administrator Appreciation Day

Your network is secure, your computer is up and running, your printer is jam-free, and your Galaxy histories are green. Why? Because you’ve got an awesome sysadmin (or maybe a whole IT department) keeping your business up and running. So say IT loud; say IT proud … Happy SysAdmin Day!

Jul 27, 2018 Jul 27, 2018

Galaxy Community Conference / BOSC

The 2018 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2018) and Bioinformatics Open Source Conference 2018 (BOSC2018) are meeting together in Portland, Oregon, United States, June 25-30, 2018. There will be two days of training, a two+ day meeting, and four days of intense collaboration. The meeting features joint & parallel sessions, shared keynotes, poster & demo sessions, birds-of-a-feather, and social events. GCCBOSC is organized by Oregon Health & Science University and will be at Reed College.

Jun 26, 2018 Jul 2, 2018 Portland, USA