2024 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2024)
June 24-29, 2024
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.
GCC topics of interest include methods, tools, pipelines, trainings, or software that push the field of data science with Galaxy forward.
Check out the abstracts page for details on how to contribute to the program.
Registration is still pending, but check back soon.
The Key Dates page has a list of deadlines to keep in mind. These tend to sneak up on you!
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.
Also, help shape the details of the training program by filling out an expression-of-interest form!
Brno is a captivating, mid-size city in the heart of Europe, offering a captivating blend of the old and the new. The city's historic center boasts dazzling medieval and Baroque buildings, including the iconic Špilberk Castle and the stunning Cathedral of St. Peter and Paul.
Brno is also a hub of education and innovation - including the GCC2024 host, Masaryk University - contributing to its dynamic and forward-thinking atmosphere. With a thriving arts scene, lively 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.
Brno can be accessed via train from Vienna (~1.5hr) or Prague (~2.5hr). Grab a comfy seat and enjoy the scenery.
There will be a conference hotel with a discounted rate for GCC attendees, although that's still being worked on. To get most up-to-date travel news sign up for the GCC2024 Announce mailing list.
The travel page has more details.
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