News and announcements

Weekly news 09.07.2018

The registration for ELIXIR Innovation and SME Forum in Frankfurt is now open. The event will take place on 15-16 October in Frankfurt, Germany, and will focus on data-driven innovation in industrial biotechnology.

ELIXIR-EXCELERATE, in collaboration with ELIXIR Italy, is pleased to announce a Train the Trainer (TtT) event on 27-28 September in Rome, Italy. Candidates from ELIXIR Nodes might apply for an ELIXIR Staff Exchange Programme Travel Grant when they fill their application form.

Registrations is open for the SIB course on “Advanced Statistics: Statistical Modeling”, in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 20-23 August 2018.

Third member of ELIXIR Estonia has participated at the Train the Trainer event of ELIXIR

Ivan Kuzmin, one of our core members of the development team, took part at the CORBEL Train the Trainer event in Amsterdam. During the event, all participants got feedback and new ideas on how to better deliver training. After taking part of the event Ivan joins with Priit Adler and Reidar Andreson who have participated at similar events beforehand.

Weekly news 18.06.2018

Two papers on AAI (Federated Identity Management for Research Collaborations and A Common AAI for Life Science Research) were presented at the TNC18 Conference in Trondheim, Norway, on 10-14 June 2018.

EMBL-EBI is organising training course Exploring Biological Sequences on 13-15 November 2018 in Hinxton, UK. The registration is now open.

Registrations are open for the SIB course Comparative Genomics, in Lausanne, Switzerland, on 3-5 September 2018

ELIXIR Estonia at ELIXIR All Hands in Berlin

ELIXIR Estonia was represented at the annual All Hands meeting in Berlin with seven members.

During the four intense days we met with colleagues across Europe and introduced our work on EDAMmap, Virtual Coffee Room and ELIXIR Estonia Node to them.