Just a final reminder that oral presentation abstract submissions are due
Posters and demos are due May 20, and scholarship applications are due May
Thanks and hope to see you in Bloomington,
On Mon, Mar 28, 2016 at 10:47 AM, Dave Clements <cleme...@galaxyproject.org>
> Hello all,
> *We've just extended the oral presentation abstract deadline
> <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/abstracts/index.php>** to April 8* (so get on
> it!). Scholarship applications are still open as well.
> Please pass this news along to any groups and individuals who might be
> interested in participating. A revised announcement is below.
> Dave C
> The *2016 Galaxy Community Conference *(*GCC2016*, *gcc2016.iu.edu
> <http://gcc2016.iu.edu/>*) features two days of presentations,
> discussions, poster sessions, lightning talks, computer demos, keynotes,
> and birds-of-a-feather meetups, *all about data-intensive biology and the
> tools that support it*. Keynote speaker Yoav Gilad
> <http://genes.uchicago.edu/directory/yoav-gilad-phd/>, a professor of
> human genetics at the University of Chicago, will kick-start the main
> conference with a discussion on the analysis of large gene regulatory data
> sets. Preconference events include data
> <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/hacks/hacks-data.php> and coding
> <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/hacks/hacks-coding.php> hackathons
> <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/hacks/index.php>, and *two days of training*
> <https://gcc16.sched.org/overview/type/Training+%E2%80%94+Any> in five
> concurrent tracks covering 26 topics.
> *GCC2016 <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/index.php>* will be held at *Indiana
> University <http://indiana.edu/>* in Bloomington, Indiana, June 25-29,
> 2016. Since it started seven years ago, GCC has been a well-attended
> gathering of biologists, genome researchers, bioinformaticians, and others
> in data-intensive biomedical research around the world.
> Galaxy <https://galaxyproject.org/> is an open, web-based platform for
> data-intensive biomedical research and enables easy interactive analysis
> through the web on arbitrarily large data sets. The Galaxy framework is a
> major resource in achieving key research goals within the biological field.
> It provides next-generation sequencing (NGS) tools and workflows for
> short-read mapping, ChIP-seq, RNA-seq, metagenomics, variant analysis,
> visualization, and support for Galaxy in the cloud. There are hundreds of
> local installs, and *over 80 publicly accessible servers
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/PublicGalaxyServers>* around the world.
> *Abstract submission <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/abstracts/index.php>** for
> oral presentations closes April 8. *Abstract submission for posters and
> computer demonstrations closes May 20.
> *Early registration <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/registration/index.php>* is
> now open. Registration starts at less than $45/day for post-docs and
> students. Registering early assures you a place at the conference and also
> a spot in the training workshops
> <https://gcc16.sched.org/overview/type/Training+%E2%80%94+Any> you want
> to attend. You can also *book conference housing
> <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/location/index.php>* when you register. *Registration
> and lodging scholarships
> <https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/News/GCC2016Scholarships>* are available
> for attendees from underrepresented groups and developing countries.
> Thanks, and we hope to see you in Bloomington!
> The *GCC2016 Exec <https://gcc2016.iu.edu/organizers/index.php>*
> On Wed, Mar 9, 2016 at 9:42 AM, Dave Clements <cleme...@galaxyproject.org>
>> Hello all,
>> Here's the official email announcement for the 2016 Galaxy Community
>> Conference. Please redistribute to any of your communities that would
>> benefit from attending.
>> Also please note:
>> * 1. Oral presentation abstracts are due March 25.*
>> 2. The June 2016 GMOD Meeting
>> be held immediately after GCC2016.
>> Dave C
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