Joint Australia – EU Bioinformatics Workshop Glasgow

Funded by DEST (www.dest.gov.au)

  • Workshop Dates: 29-31 July 2004
  • Informal meetings: 29- 30 July 2004
  • Formal workshop: 31 July 2004

Venues for formal workshop on 31 July 2004:

  • Workshop: Staffa Suite, Glasgow Moat House
  • Lunch: Dockside Restaurant, Glasgow Moat House
  • Dinner: Dockside Restaurant, Glasgow Moat House

In conjunction with: ISMB/ECCB04 (www.iscb.org/ismb2004/)

Organized by:

  • Shoba Ranganathan, Macquarie University
  • Anna Tramontano, University of Rome “La Sapienza”

Speakers

Australia

  • Shoba Ranganathan, Macquarie University
  • Sue Wilson, Australian National University
  • Mark Ragan, University of Queensland
  • Bret Church, University of New South Wales
  • Mike Poidinger, Australian National Genomic Information Service
  • Kao Castle, BioLateral Group

EU

  • Janet Thornton, EBI
  • Anna Tramontano, European School of Bioinformatics, University of Rome “La Sapienza”
  • Søren Brunak, Technical University of Denmark
  • Alfonso Valencia, Centro Nacional de Biotecnologia, Spain
  • David Jones, University College London

EC

  • Fred Marcus, European Commission

Other participants

  • Dr. Kerstin Nyberg, BioSapiens Project Manager, EBI
  • Dr. Tim Littlejohn, IBM, Australia

Workshop Schedule

Time Session
12:00 – 13:00 Workshop: Staffa Suite, Glasgow Moat House 1200-1300 Buf’fet Lunch (No. 1 Dockside Restaurant)
13:00 – 13:10 Welcome by Workshop Organizers
13:10 – 13:30 Shoba Ranganathan: Transcriptomics and Structural Bioinformatics
13:30 – 14:30 Mike Poidinger: Provision of Bioinformatic Services 1350-1430 Janet Thornton: Overview of BioSapiens Network of Excellence
14:30 – 15:00 Tea Break
15:00 – 15:20 Soren Brunak: BioSapiens Work Packages
15:20 – 15:40 Alfonso Valencia: Outreach
15:40 – 16:00 Anna Tramontano: Training: European School of Bioinformatics
16:00 – 16:20 David Jones: 3D Protein Structures
16:20 – 16:40 Sue Wilson: Bioinformation Science at the ANU 1640-1700 Mark Ragan: Comparative computational genomics 1700-1720 Bret Church: Towards Structural Validation for Entire Proteomes
17:20 – 17:40 Kao Castle: Strengthening Industry Links in Small to Medium Enterprise
17:40 – 18:00 Discussion
20:30 – 21:30 Dinner: Speaker Dr. Fred Marcus, European Commision