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The annual gathering of the Galaxy Community with opportunities to hear latest developments, get training, and meet everyone involved.

2024 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2024)

June 24-29, 2024

Brno, Czech Republic


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About GCC conference series

The Galaxy Community Conference (GCC) is an annual conference focused on the use and development of the Galaxy platform for data-intensive biomedical research. The conference brings together scientists, software developers, and trainers of Galaxy from a variety of disciplines to share their experiences, knowledge, and skills.

The conference included talks, posters, and workshops on a wide range of topics related to Galaxy, including genomics, proteomics, transcriptomics, and more. The GCC provides an opportunity for attendees to learn about the latest developments in the Galaxy platform and to connect with other members of the Galaxy community.

World-class content
World-class content

GCC2024 will have over 50 talks and about 40 posters presenting methods, tools, pipelines, and software improvements for the Galaxy framework.

Check out the schedule page for more details. The abstract book with all the details is coming soon!

And don't forget the amazing lineup of keynote talks.

If you haven't registered yet, registration is (still) open.

Get hands-on training

Learning is at the core of GCC. Check out the training page for details on training sessions and hands-on workshops that will be available at GCC2024. Attending trainings is a wonderful way to get practical experience on a topic in just a couple of hours, while also meeting people that can help you later.

Brno, Czech Republic
Brno, Czech Republic

Brno is a captivating, mid-size city in the heart of Europe, offering a blend of the old and the new. The city's historic center boasts dazzling medieval and Baroque buildings, including the Mendel museum, the iconic Špilberk Castle, and the stunning Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul.

Brno is also a hub of education and innovation with a dynamic and lively atmosphere. With a thriving arts scene, numerous cafes, and a deep connection to Czech history, Brno is a city that seamlessly marries tradition with modernity, making it a fascinating destination for GCC2024 attendees.

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Brno can be accessed via bus or train from Vienna (~2.5hr) or Prague (~2.5hr). Grab a comfy seat and enjoy the scenery.

Discounted rooms are available for conference participants in the venue (Hotel International) as well as in other hotels in Brno. Instructions for Hotel bookings are sent in the confirmation email after registering for the conference. To get most up-to-date travel news sign up for the GCC2024 Announce mailing list.

The travel page has more details.

Join the GCC2024 Announce mailing list

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