We’re old hands at organizing in-person BOSCs (some of us were involved in planning the very first BOSC, in 2000), […]
We are delighted to announce that four awardees, Gigi Kenneth, Armando Blondel Djiyou Djeuda, Edidiong Etuk and Pengfei Fan, have been selected to receive the OBF travel fellowship for 2020 round 1, to support their participation in virtual events.
We look forward to receiving lots of abstracts by the end of this week from people interested in presenting at […]
OBF Travel Award recipient Michael Thompson writes about his experience at the Galaxy Admin Training 2020
The Open Bioinformatics Foundation was shocked and saddened to learn that our colleague and collaborator James Taylor, a professor of […]
The 2020 Bioinformatics Community Conference (BCC2020), which brings together the BOSC and Galaxy communities, will take place online–more info here. […]
We are currently accepting applications for the first application round for the OBF Travel Fellowship 2020. Apply here.
The Open Bionformatics Foundation (OBF) sponsors a Travel Fellowship program aimed at increasing diverse participation at events promoting Open Source […]
The call for OBF travel fellowship to select the next round of awardees is officially open! Please submit your application […]
This post is co-authored by Bérénice Batut, Malvika Sharan, Emmy Tsang, and Yo Yehudi. In 2016, Mozilla launched a program […]
A record number of people applied for the latest round of the OBF Travel Fellowship, which closed on August 15, 2019. […]
In this post, Malvika Sharan discusses her top tips to organise informal discussion sessions that promotes water cooler effect. Such sessions are useful for collecting ideas, gaining perspectives, and engaging with others over serendipitous interactions based on topics of mutual interests.
Thanks to OBF support with a travel grant, I was able to attend the first European CarpentryConnect event in Manchester […]
The OBF Travel Fellowship program, established in 2016, aims to increase diverse participation at events related to open source bioinformatics. […]
As Europe experienced a record-breaking heat wave, BOSC 2019 attendees stayed cool in the Basel Congress Center (and many took […]
Dear Biopythoneers, Biopython 1.74 has been released and is available from our website and PyPI. This release of Biopython supports […]
We are pleased to announce the April 2019 OBF Travel Fellowship recipients. The OBF Travel Fellowship program, established in 2016, […]
Above: the old BOSC page. Below: the new one. If you’ve been around the OBF and BOSC community, you’re probably […]