SCGC Bioinformatics Workshop

A workshop hosted by the Single Cell Genomics Center and Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Bioinformatics of Microbial Single Cells Workshop

Hosted by the Single Cell Genomics Center at Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

Course Dates:
Participant arrival: April 2, 2024
Workshop dates: April 3-7, 2024
Participant departure: April 8, 2024

Where: Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, East Boothbay, Maine, USA

What: This workshop aims to create opportunities for effective and creative interactions among participants and instructors by mixing learning formats and devoting time to networking and idea generation. Through expert lectures, tutorials, and independent data exploration using a course-specific computational hub, participants will gain a deeper understanding of SAG data and bioinformatics techniques that enable the discovery of and insights into microbial genomics and ecology. Networking among workshop attendees will be facilitated formally through brainstorming activities and a participant symposium and informally through several group dinners and a recreational outing.

Intended Audience: Faculty, graduate students, post docs and professionals interested in learning about and working with SAG data. Limited to ~20 attendees.

Course Chairs: Julia Brown and Ramunas Stepanauskas

Application for the course will open on December 1, 2023, stay tuned!

For email updates and inquiries, please contact [at] bigelow [dot] org

Last updated on 28 Apr 2023