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Monday
Jun052017

VIZBI 2017 Tutorial: Data Visualization in R

Date: 13/06/2017
Time: 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Address: Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney|Sydney|NSW|2006|AU
Tutor: Nenad Bartonicek

There is a growing need for effective visualizations of complex data structures which combine scientific thinking, statistical analyses, and successful storytelling. In this tutorial, Nenad Bartonicek (Garvan Institute, Sydney) leads you through the process of decision-making, data transformation and effective communication of graphs in R. 

 

 

Monday
Jun052017

VIZBI 2017 Tutorial: Visualization with Cytoscape and STRING

Date: 13/06/2017
Time: 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Address: Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney|Sydney|NSW|2006|AU
Tutors: Lars Juhl Jensen & Jessica Xin Hu

This tutorial will be presented by Lars Juhl Jensen and Jessica Xin Hu, they will discuss the fundamentals of the Cytoscape network visualization tool and the STRING database, which integrates known and predicted protein associations from a variety of evidence types. Participants will be able to interpret protein associations correctly and understand the uses of Cytoscape and its STRING App. 

Monday
Jun052017

VIZBI 2017 Tutorial: Compelling Narrative and Storytelling into DataViz

Date: 13/06/2017
Time: 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Address: Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney|Sydney|NSW|2006|AU
Tutor: Paul Hodge
It is now recognized that the skills of data storytelling and narrative development are becoming as crucial as statistical analysis and data analytics. In this tutorial, Paul Hodge will take you on a journey through entertaining and informative examples of world-class Data Visualisations, its frameworks and how to build a compelling Data Visualizations that will engage, entertain and inspire future decision makers.
Monday
Jun052017

VIZBI 2017 Tutorial: Analysis of AFM Data from Biological Samples

Date: 13/06/2017
Time: 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
Address: Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney|Sydney|NSW|2006|AU
Tutor: Siobhan Braybrook
The analysis of AFM data from biological samples can be intimidating and unwieldy. In this tutorial, Siobhan Braybrook will discuss experimental design considerations based on example biological questions, data analysis models and quality control metrics. She will also cover how the returned results relate to the biological sample in question
Friday
Sep012017

ABACBS & COMBINE Conference 2017

Date: 13-17 November 2017
Venue: South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute, Adelaide, SA
Website: https://www.abacbs.org/conference

We are pleased to announce that the ABACBS 2017 Conference and the COMBINE Student Symposium are open for registration and abstract submission. 

The ABACBS conference is the largest bioinformatics and computational biology meeting in Australia. It will be held in Adelaide between 13-17 November 2017. We have an excellent line-up of speakers including Des Higgins from the University College Dublin and Su-In Lee from the University of Washington.

The early registration (and abstract submission) deadline is 13 October. Fee-paying members will have a significant discount to the registration fee. This is a great opportunity to sign up as a member. ABACBS student membership is only $20!

You can find the conference poster here. Please feel free to print and distribute it in your Institute/Centre/Department/School. 

We look forward to seeing you in Adelaide!

ABACBS Executive Committee 

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