Tag: OBF

Ruth Nanjala: My experience attending and participating at the ICHG 2023 conference hosted in the Mother City

March 21, 2023 :

An OBF Event Fellowship enabled Ruth Nanjala to attend the International Congress of Human Genetics (ICHG) 2023 conference in Africa.

Call for applications for the first round of OBF Event Fellowship 2023 & overview of the second 2022 round

February 20, 2023 :

The call for applications for the OBF Event Fellowship 2023, round 1, is now open. The deadline for this round […]

OBF Public Board Meeting, 2022-10-21

September 29, 2022 :

Date, Time, and How to Join Agenda Board Officer Elections Elections to the Board Bylaw Changes Minutes After the meeting, […]

New Code of Conduct, Community Support Sponsorship approved by OBF membership vote

January 27, 2022 :

As previously described, during the November 2021 public Board meeting, the OBF announced two new initiatives to be voted on […]

ISCBacademy webinar Feb 22: Yo Yehudi

January 20, 2022 :

Date & Time: Tuesday, February 22, 2022, 15:00 UTC / 11am EDT Location: online webinar hosted by ISCB Speaker: Yo […]

OBF Membership Referendum

January 4, 2022 :

During our last public Board meeting, the OBF announced two new initiatives that are being proposed for approval by the […]

2nd US Semantic Technology Symposium 2019

April 6, 2019 :

This is a guest blog post from Md Kamruzzaman Sarker, who was supported by the ongoing Open Bioinformatics Foundation travel […]

Updates are coming!

November 19, 2018 :

About a year ago, the OBF shared plans to get more involved with the open science community, and followed up […]

New OBF logo

November 5, 2018 :

We have successfully crowd-sourced a new OBF logo! The process started at the OBF Birds of a Feather meeting at GCCBOSC […]

The color of bioinformatics: what is it and how can it be modified?

August 29, 2018 :

This is a guest blog post from Tendai Mutangadura, who was supported by the ongoing Open Bioinformatics Foundation travel fellowship program to attend […]

Biopython 1.72 released

June 27, 2018 :

Dear Biopythoneers, I’m writing this in Portland at the GCC BOSC 2018 conference, where I will present the Biopython Project […]

Travel award recipients for April 2018

May 25, 2018 :

We had another great round of applications for the OBF Travel Fellowship this spring. After reviewing the applications, the OBF Board selected […]

OBF Public Board Meeting to take place March 16, 2018 at 15:00 UTC

March 5, 2018 :

The OBF Board of Directors holds a public meeting about once a year, in accordance with our bylaws. The next […]

Next OBF Travel Fellowship application deadline is Dec 15!

December 7, 2017 :

The Open Bioinformatics Foundation travel fellowship program was launched in 2016 to help increase diverse participation at events promoting open source […]

OBF visioning 2017

November 14, 2017 :

TL;DR: The OBF isn’t doing enough in public policy and advocacy around Open Science, and we are looking to recruit […]

Mailing list outage, and public board meeting update

November 12, 2017 :

This time of year we’d normally be having a public board meeting as part of our commitment to communication with […]

Biopython on Podcast.__init__

September 5, 2017 :

Podcast.__init__ describes itself as “The Podcast About Python and the People Who Make It Great”, and the most recent episode […]

Biopython 1.70 released

July 11, 2017 :

Dear Biopythoneers, Source distributions of Biopython 1.70 are now available from the downloads page on the official Biopython website, and the release […]