[Bio-software] 2014 Galaxy Community Conference June 6 Registration
Deadline (this Friday)
(by clements from galaxyproject.org)
Wed Jun 4 12:11:39 EST 2014
Regular registration for the 2014 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2014,
https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014) closes this Friday, June 6.
After that late registration is still open, but registration rates *go up
GCC2014 is all about high-throughput biology. It's in Baltimore, from June
30 through July 2. The full program is posted, and includes
- Training Day
<https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/TrainingDay> - 15
sessions on 12 topics in 5 parallel tracks with topics ranging from
NGS data *to* Galaxy installation and administration*
- 26 talks
a keynote by Steven Salzberg, and 25 other talks by researchers and
- 25 Posters
and counting - we still have space for a few more
- Lightning Talks - Present your rsesarch in two fast paced sessions.
- Birds-of-a-Feather <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/BoFs> -
Gather with other researchers with common interests and challenges
your own area of interest)
- The first ever GCC Hackathon
Please do let us know if you have any questions. We would love to see you
On Sat, Feb 22, 2014 at 3:26 PM, Dave Clements <clements from galaxyproject.org>
> *2014 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2014)
> June 30 - July 2, 2014
> Homewood Campus
> Johns Hopkins University <http://jhu.edu/>
> Baltimore, Maryland <http://visitors.baltimorecity.gov/>, United
> The *2014 Galaxy Community Conference *(*GCC2014*,
> http://galaxyproject.org/GCC2014) features two full days of
> presentations, discussions, poster sessions, lightning talks and
> birds-of-a-feather, *all about data-intensive biology and the tools that
> support it*. GCC2014 also includes a Training Day
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/TrainingDay> with five
> concurrent tracks and in-depth coverage of thirteen different topics.
> GCC2014 <http://galaxyproject.org/GCC2014> will be held at the Homewood
> of Johns Hopkins University <http://jhu.edu/>, in Baltimore, Maryland
> <http://visitors.baltimorecity.gov/>, United States, from June 30 through
> July 2, 2014.
> Galaxy <http://galaxyproject.org> is an easily extensible data
> integration and analysis platform for life sciences research that supports
> hundreds of bioinformatics analysis tools. Galaxy is open-source and can be
> locally installed or run on the cloud. There are hundreds of local
> installs, and over 50 publicly accessible servers
> <http://wiki.galaxyproject.org/PublicGalaxyServers> around the world.
> *Early registration
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/Register>* is now open.
> Early combined registration (Training Day
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/TrainingDay> + main
> meeting) starts at $140 for post-docs and students. Registration is capped
> this year at 250 participants, *and we expect to hit that limit*.
> Registering early assures you a place at the conference and also a spot in
> the Training Day workshops you want to attend.
> You can also book affordable conference housing at the same time you
> register. See the conference Logistics page
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/Logistics> for details on
> this and other housing options.
> *Abstract submission
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/Abstracts>* for both oral
> presentations and posters is also open. Abstract submission for oral
> presentations closes April 4, and poster submission closes April 25. The *GigaScience
> <http://www.gigasciencejournal.com/>* "Galaxy: Data Intensive and
> Reproducible Research <http://www.gigasciencejournal.com/series/Galaxy>"
> series (announced for GCC2013) *is continuing to take submissions for
> this year's meeting and beyond. * BGI is also continuing to cover the
> article processing charges until the end of the year, and for more
> information see their latest update
> Thanks, and hope to see you in Baltimore!
> The GCC2014 Organizing Committee
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