This is just a reminder that poster abstracts for the 2014 Galaxy Community
Conference (GCC2014) *are due this Friday. *
Abstracts can be submitted at
Note that posters are reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis, until all
slots are full. The deadline is this Friday but sooner may be better.
In other news:
- We are delighted to have Steven Salzberg as the keynote
accepted talks will start showing up on the website this week.
Thanks, and hope to see you in Baltimore,
On Fri, Feb 14, 2014 at 1:33 PM, Dave Clements
*We are pleased to announce that Early Registration
and Talk and
Poster Abstract Submission
are now open for
the 2014 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2014)
will be held at
Hopkins University <http://jhu.edu>
;, in Baltimore,
United States, from June 30 through July 2, 2014.
with a Training
four *five* parallel tracks, each with three, two and half hour long
workshops. There are 13 different topics spanning the full Galactic
spectrum of topics. Take a
is now open.
Register early and *avoid paying 70% more for regular registration costs.* Early
registration is very affordable, with combined registration (Training
meeting) starting 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
details on this and
other housing options.
for both oral
presentations and posters is also open. Abstract submission for oral
presentations closes April 4, while poster submission closes April 25.
Poster authors will be notified of acceptance status within two weeks of
submission, while presentation authors will be notified no later than May2.
*Please consider presenting your work. If you are dealing with big
biological data, then this meeting wants to hear about your work.*
The *GigaScience <http://www.gigasciencejournal.com/>*
Intensive and Reproducible Research" series announced for the last
conference has published its first
*and 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
Thanks, and hope to see you in Baltimore!
The GCC2014 Organizing