We are pleased to announce that abstract submission and early registration
for GCCBOSC2018 <https://gccbosc2018.sched.com/>
are now open.
- Submit an abstract
abstracts due March 16)
- Register <https://gccbosc2018.eventbrite.com/>
- Book conference housing <https://gccbosc2018housing.eventbrite.com/>
GCCBOSC 2018 <https://gccbosc2018.sched.com/>
will be held 25-30 June in
Portland, Oregon, United States. This brings the 2018 Galaxy Community
Conference and the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference together into a
unified week-long event. If you work in open source life science or
data-intensive biomedical research, then there is no better place than
GCCBOSC 2018 to present your work and to learn from others.
starts with two days of training
wide range of topics nominated and selected by our communities. Training is
followed by a two day meeting, with joint and parallel tracks, featuring
oral presentations, posters, demos, lightning talks,
birds-of-a-feather and invited
of the Berkeley Institute for Data Science <https://bids.berkeley.edu/>
Project Jupyter <http://jupyter.org/>
;, and Tracy K. Teal
of The Carpentries. The week finishes with *CollaborationFest
*Encore*, two or four days of collaborative work on code, documentation,
training and challenging data analysis problems.
BOSC and GCC are now accepting abstracts
presentations, posters, demos, and lightning talks. We are using EasyChair
for submissions. If you don't already have an
account, you'll need to create one.
*The deadline for oral presentations is rapidly approaching (March 16) so
plan to submit your abstracts soon.*
Register now <https://gccbosc2018.eventbrite.com/>
to take full advantage of
early registration discounts
students/post-docs (75% off full price), non-profits (67%) and industry
(50%). Early registration rates for students and post-docs average $66 /
Official conference housing <https://gccbosc2018housing.eventbrite.com/>
GCCBOSC 2018 is in Reed residence halls. Rooms are within easy walking
distance of all conference venues. Room prices per night drop the longer
the stay. If you prefer to stay elsewhere, Reed College has a list of
recommended hotels <https://www.reed.edu/accommodations.html>
offering a discount for those attending events at Reed.
Both OBF and the Galaxy Community Fund Board are offering fellowships to
attend GCCBOSC 2018:
- OBF Travel Fellowships
deadline is April 15.
- GCC2018 Fellowships
deadline is March 16.
See you in Portland!
The GCCBOSC 2018 Organizers