Tag: OBF

BOSC CodeFest 2016

March 28, 2016 :

The Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC) is a two day meeting focused on open source bioinformatics. We aim to encourage […]

BOSC 2016 Keynote Speakers

March 22, 2016 :

We’re delighted to announce the keynote speakers for the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference, BOSC 2016: Jennifer Gardy Dr. Jennifer Gardy […]

OBF Travel Fellowship Program

March 1, 2016 :

We are very pleased to announce our new Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) Travel Fellowship program. The program is designed to […]

Apply for OBF Membership online

December 10, 2015 :

The Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) is pleased to announce that we’ve finally entered the 21st century and upgraded our membership form […]

Biopython 1.66 released

October 21, 2015 :

Source distributions and Windows installers for Biopython 1.66 are now available from the downloads page on the official Biopython website and from […]

Open Source, Open Door: increasing diversity in the bioinformatics open source community

April 2, 2015 :

The Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC) has always been about community. Our goal this year is to welcome even greater participation, opening the door even wider to participants who have historically been underrepresented in the world of open source bioinformatics and, therefore, at BOSC.

BOSC 2015 Keynote Speakers

March 26, 2015 :

Announcing the keynote speakers for the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference, BOSC 2015: Holly Bik and Ewan Birney.

BOSC 2015 call for Abstracts

March 5, 2015 :

Call for Abstracts for the 16th Annual Bioinformatics Open Source Conference (BOSC 2015), a Special Interest Group (SIG) of ISMB/ECCB 2015.

Sadly OBF not accepted for GSoC 2015

March 3, 2015 :

Last year’s Google Summer of Code 2014 was very productive for the OBF with six students working on Bio* and related bioinformatics projects. We applied to be part of GSoC 2015, but unfortunately this year were not accepted.

OBF Google Summer of Code 2014 Wrap-up

February 23, 2015 :

In 2014, OBF had six students in the Google Summer of Code 2014™ (GSoC) program mentored under its umbrella of […]

OBF Google Summer of Code students 2014

April 26, 2014 :

I’m pleased to announce the acceptance of OBF’s Google Summer of Code 2014 (GSoC) students.

Catering at BOSC CodeFest 2014

April 2, 2014 :

Bioinformatics Open Source Codefest, July 9 and 10th in Boston, now with sponsored food and drinks!

Biopython 1.62 released

August 28, 2013 :

Source distributions and Windows installers for Biopython 1.62 are now available from the downloads page on the official Biopython website and from the Python Package Index (PyPI).

OBF Board meeting 13 Nov

November 6, 2012 :

The Open Bioinformatics Foundation (OBF) will be holding a public Board of Directors meeting on Tuesday, 13 Nov, 2012, at […]

OBF is now an SPI-associated project

October 12, 2012 :

I am very pleased to announce that as of the SPI’s Board meeting that took place yesterday, O|B|F is now an SPI-associated project.

Reminder: Abstracts for BOSC 2009 Due April 13

April 10, 2009 :

This is a reminder from the BOSC 2009 Organizing committee that abstracts for BOSC are due on Monday, April 13.

OBF Board Meeting

November 8, 2008 :

The OBF board meeting will be held via conference call on Nov 19, from 12:30PM to 2PM PST.  Agenda items […]