BOSC 2017 Schedule

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We are grateful to BOSC 2017 sponsors The Hyve (open source solutions for bioinformatics), Mozilla Science Lab (a community of researchers, developers, and librarians making research open and accessible), Repositive Limited (connecting the genomics community with the data they need) and GigaScience (an open access, open data, open peer-review journal). If you would like to be a sponsor of BOSC, please contact us at bosc@open-bio.org.

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Pre-BOSC: Codefest 2017

Codefest 2017 (a pre-BOSC hackathon) will take place July 20-21 at Brmlab, Prague (a non-profit, community-run hackerspace). Codefest is FREE and open to all (even if you're not attending BOSC). See Codefest 2017 for details and to sign up.

Schedule at a Glance (subject to change)

Day 1 (Saturday, July 22)   Day 2 (Sunday, July 23)
Time Session Time Session
8:30-9:30 ISMB announcements & ISMB keynote 8:30-9:30 ISMB announcements & ISMB keynote
10:00-10:10 BOSC announcements 10:00-10:05 BOSC announcements
10:10-10:35 Introduction to the Open Bioinformatics Foundation; Codefest 2017 Report 10:05-11:30 Session: Community Building and Citizen Science
10:35-12:20 Session: Workflows 11:30-12:20 Late-Breaking Lightning Talks
12:30-14:00 Lunch, BoFs, Posters 12:30-14:00 Lunch, BoFs, Posters
14:00-15:00 Session: Data Science & Visualization 14:00-15:00 Session: Open Data
15:00-16:00 Keynote (Dawn Field) 15:00-16:00 Panel: Open Data--Standards, Opportunities and Challenges
16:30-17:30 Session: Developer tools and libraries for open science and reproducibility 16:30-17:30 Keynote (Nick Loman) and closing remarks
17:30-18:30 BoFs 17:30-18:30 BoFs