2014 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2014), Baltimore,
June 30-July 2
(by clements from galaxyproject.org)
Sat Feb 22 18:26:27 EST 2014
*2014 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2014)
June 30 - July 2, 2014
Johns Hopkins University <http://jhu.edu/>
Baltimore, Maryland <http://visitors.baltimorecity.gov/>, United States
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
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,
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
<https://wiki.galaxyproject.org/Events/GCC2014/Register>* is now open.
Early combined registration (Training
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
details on this and other housing options.
<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.
<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<http://blogs.biomedcentral.com/gigablog/2014/02/06/rewarding-reproducibility-first-papers-in-our-galaxy-series-utilizing-our-gigagalaxy-platform/>
Thanks, and hope to see you in Baltimore!
The GCC2014 Organizing
More information about the Bio-soft