Life congress 2019

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Tuesday 28 May, 2019 - Wednesday 29 May, 2019 Postillion Convention Centre in Bunnik

The first edition of Life, the NWO Life Sciences congress, will take place on 28 and 29 May 2019 in Postillion Convention Centre in Bunnik. Life2019 is meant to inspire and connect researchers covering the broad spectrum of the Dutch Life Sciences.

Symposium: Past, Present and Future of Bioinformatics

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Wednesday 29 May, 2019 Utrecht

The RSG (YoungCB) presents a Symposium on the Past, Present and Future of Bioinformatics on May 29th, 13:00 – 17:30u in Utrecht. Featuring speakers: Paulien Hogeweg, Lodewyk Wessels and more. The Symposium is sponsored by the ISCB and The Hyve.

WIAS course High Impact Writing in Science

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Monday 17 June, 2019 - Thursday 20 June, 2019 Wageningen, Netherlands

This WIAS course will be given in Wageningen by prof. dr. Ulrike Müller from California State University Fresno. She is an active scientist who has published in and reviewed for high-impact journals (Nature, Science). The High-Impact writing course is not just another writing course; the focus is on high-impact writing rather than more general science communication.

WIAS course: Survival guide to Peer Review

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Friday 21 June, 2019 Wageningen, Netherlands

This WIAS course will be given in Wageningen by prof. dr. Ulrike Müller from California State University Fresno. She is an active scientist who has published in and reviewed for high-impact journals (Nature, Science). The course ‘Survival guide to peer review’ provides the tools to address the comments of reviewers and editors in a professional way. The quality of a rebuttal can make the difference between a rejection and an acceptance.

BioSB/VUmc course: Statistics for Omics

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Monday 24 June, 2019 - Friday 28 June, 2019 VUmc, Amsterdam

This introductory course gives an overview of many statistical tools to analyse omics data. The course can be followed by researchers with a minimum or elementary background in quantitative data analysis.

BioSB course: Algorithms for Genomics

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Monday 01 July, 2019 - Friday 05 July, 2019 Delft

In this course, we will cover genome analysis, variant analysis, and pangenomics. Core concepts, applications, and future trends will be discussed, with a focus on the algorithms and data structures underlying state-of-the-art methods. The course offers an engaging mix of lectures, paper discussions, hands-on tutorials, and a do-it-yourself project.

Summer school: Integrative X-omics analyses enpowering personalized healthcare

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Monday 01 July, 2019 - Friday 05 July, 2019 Nijmegen, Netherlands

In this course you will receive high profile lectures and practical training on the integrated use of molecular-omics technologies in personalized prevention, diagnoostics and treatment, to optimize your experimental and analysis strategies.

BioSB course: Machine Learning for Bioinformatics & Systems Biology

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Monday 07 October, 2019 - Friday 11 October, 2019 tba

In this one-week course, the foundations of machine learning will be laid out and commonly used methods for unsupervised (clustering, dimensionality reduction, visualization) and supervised (mainly classification) learning will be explained in detail. Methods will be illustrated using recent examples from the fields of systems biology and bioinformatics. Methods discussed in the morning lectures will be put into practice during the afternoon computer lab sessions.

BioSB course: Constraint Based Modelling: introduction and advanced topics

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Monday 18 November, 2019 - Friday 22 November, 2019

Constraint-based modeling is a powerful modeling methodology that is being used to model a diverse range of biological phenomena. These include both fundamental and applied questions relevant to biotechnology, microbiology and medicine. Central to constraint-based modeling is the use of genome-scale reconstructions that represent particular cellular functions as a biochemical reaction network. In this course, you will be introduced to …..

BioSB 2020 conference

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Tuesday 21 April, 2020 - Wednesday 22 April, 2020 Congrescentrum De Werelt, Lunteren

The conference addressed the latest developments in bioinformatics, systems and computational biology, and their wide-ranging applications in life sciences & health, agriculture, food & nutrition.