South Africa Workshop Tour 2013

September 9th 2013

University of Pretoria University of Cape Town
2013 South Africa Galaxy Workshop Tour

African Centre for Gene Technologies

A South Africa Galaxy Workshop Tour will visit Pretoria on 14-18 October and Cape Town on 21-25 October. Each leg spans five days. The first four days cover using Galaxy and participants will learn how to integrate data, and perform simple and complex analysis within Galaxy. It will also cover data visualization and visual analytics, and how to share and reuse your bioinformatic analyses, all from within Galaxy. The last day will cover deploying and running a Galaxy server.

The workshops are free and open to all researchers, but admission is competitive and will be based on the strength of your application. Applications are due 17 September.

The Pretoria event is hosted by African Centre for Gene Technologies in collaboration with the University of Pretoria’s IRT for Genomics.

The Cape Town event is hosted by the African Centre for Gene Technologies in collaboration with the University of Cape Town’s Computational Biology Group.

If you are interested, then please apply by 17 September!

Dave Clements