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Course on deep learning models for omic data analysis with Keras for R

07/09/2021 16:00 - 10/09/2021 20:00

Improve your knowledge of deep learning models for omic data analysis with Keras for R with the courses that Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Bioinformatics Barcelona member (BIB), is offering for this June, July, and September 2021.

Course on data analysis and design of experiments with R

05/07/2021 16:00 - 09/07/2021 20:00

Improve your knowledge about data analysis and design of experiments with R with the courses that Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Bioinformatics Barcelona member (BIB), is offering for this June, July, and September 2021.

Course on managing data, scheduling, and charts with R

28/06/2021 16:00 - 02/07/2021 20:00

Improve your knowledge about R and managing data, scheduling with the courses that Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Bioinformatics Barcelona member (BIB), is offering for this June, July, and September 2021.

Summer course on RNAseq data analysis

01/06/2021 10:00 - 31/08/2021 13:30

Sequentia Biotech, BIB's company Member, is launching a new summer course on RNAseq data analysis for professionals. For the occasion, Riccardo Aiese Cigliano, the CSO and co-founder of the company,  will be teaching a course to introduce RNAseq data analysis to professionals from different backgrounds that work in basic research or applied R&D.

Presentation of Toolkit for training in Bioinformatics ethics

The toolkit is the result of the work done by the Ethics and Data Security group, a multidisciplinary team from Bioinformatics Barcelona set up with the aim of sharing knowledge and offering work tools for all Bioinformatics professionals who use sensitive data.

Integration of Genomics and other data to benefit patients

The fourth webinar of the BIB & HEALTH series, with the participation of Genomcore, Roche Diagnostics, Sequentia Biotech, and Vall d'Hebron Institute of Research as BIB's Members, and Microsoft as a special BIB collaborator, will be held next Tuesday, March 23rd, from 15:30 pm to 16:30 pm.

Debate "Smart industry and environment: facing a sustainable future"

The event organized by the Vision Center for Computer (CVC) and "la Caixa" Foundation had the objective of making available to citizens the tools to understand and reflect on how to use Artificial Intelligence to make a more sustainable world in the economic, social and environmental fields.

BioS Final Event

Healthcare is undergoing profound changes, driven by Bioscience and technological advancements, demographic shifts, and changing lifestyles throughout Europe, thus requiring health care professionals to expand their skills' palette.

Big data for the management of chronic diseases

Second Webinar of the BIB & HEALTH series, with the participation of BIB's Members IOMED, HUMANITCARE, ROCHE, HOSPITAL VALL D'HEBRON, and the DPO Office of TIC Salut Social as a guest.

3rd BioS Online Consultation session

If you are a BioS learner, join the 3rd BioS Online Consultation next 5th November 2020 to discuss with the BioS staff about the training material and get answers to questions or difficulties you may have.

Merger of AI with chronic processes

First Webinar of the BIB & HEALTH series, with the participation of the INSTITUT CATALÀ DE LA SALUT (ICS) as Keynote speaker and BIB's Members AMALFI ANALYTICS, BITAC, BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM, and COSTAISA.

BioS Webinar on the role of tumor genetic

Within the framework of the Erasmus days, the BioS project offers further online seminars on modules 1 to 3 to deepen and apply the knowledge acquired in the course.

BioS Webinar on Systemic interpretation of data

Within the framework of the Erasmus days, the BioS project offers further online seminars on modules 1 to 3 to deepen and apply the knowledge acquired in the course.

Round Table: A golden science: Bioinformatics. What is it and what can it provide us?

The event is organised by The Association of Biotechnologists of Catalonia (ABSTEC) and Bionformatics Barcelona (BIB). Day: Thursday, 18th June 2020 Hour: 19:00 h Place: Live Streaming Session Language: Catalan/Spanish The speakers, belonging to several Institutions that are members' BIB, come from different areas of bioinformatics will give an overview of this science with different perspectives.

New Webinar: 'Health of the present and vision of the future'

Fundación RAED organises a WEBINAR: 'Present health and future vision: COVID-19 and its health and social implications' to debate on the future of society after the COVID-19 pandemic Webinar: 'Health of the present and vision of the future' Day: Tuesday May 12th Hour: 7:00 p.

5th VPH Summer School

08/06/2020 09:00 - 12/06/2020 18:00

The 5th VPH Summer School will be held in Barcelona, Spain, on June 8-12, 2020, and will focus on Tackling Complexity in Health & Medicine.

#HackHealthBCN Hackathon in the field of Health

13/03/2020 15:26 - 15/03/2020 15:26

BIB organizes a Hackathon in the field of Health from March 13 to 15, 2020 at the IBM Client Center Barcelona (Av. Diagonal, 571, 08029 Barcelona). The event gears the participation towards Master, PhD and Junior Professional students.

Call for Papers - European Conference on Computational Biology - ECCB2020

01/03/2020 00:00 - 26/03/2020 00:00

Open call for abstracts and papers to the  European Conference on Computational Biology - ECCB 2020 (September 5-9, 2020, Sitges), the Computational Biology Conference of reference in Europe organized by the Barcelona Super Computer Center (BSC).

I Jornada Alumni - Màster Bioinformàtica i Bioestadística

El proper dimarts 17 de desembre a les 17h tindrà lloc la I Jornada Alumni del Màster de Bioinformàtica i Bioestadística UOC-UB, organitzada pels Estudis d'Informàtica, Multimèdia i Telecomunicació de la UOC.

Seminar by Dr. Holger Prokisch & Prof. Julien Gagneur

Multi-omics and Machine Learning based strategies to increase the genetic diagnostics rate of rare disorders Dr Holger Prokisch (Group leader, Genetics of Mitochondrial Disorders, Institute of Human Genetics, Helmholtz Zentrum, Munich, Germany) Prof.

Advances in Computational Biology conference

28/11/2019 08:30 - 29/11/2019 17:00

The first Advances in Computational Biology conference will bring together researchers working on systems biology, omics technologies, artificial intelligence and high-performance computing with applications to biology from both the public and private sectors.

IBE 10th Anniversary Symposium: “Trends in Evolutionary Biology”

The Institute of Evolutionary Biology (IBE, CSIC-UPF), is turning 10 years old. To mark the occasion, we wish to invite you to attend the scientific symposium "Trends in Evolutionary Biology", which will be held in Barcelona on the 28th of May 2019 at the PRBB Auditorium.

SIMPOSI: Reptes actuals en medicina personalitzada

El primer Simposi: Reptes actuals en medicina personalitzada està organitzat per l'Associació Bioinformatics Barcelona (BIB) i la Residència d'Investigadors CSIC-Generalitat de Catalunya.

VI Jornada de Bioinformàtica i Genòmica

We are glad to invite you to the VI Bioinformatics and Genomics Symposium, which will take place at the Auditori CaixaForum (Av. Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia, 6-8, 08038 Barcelona) on the 20th of December of 2018.

COURSES@CRG: NEXTFLOW: REPRODUCIBLE IN SILICO GENOMICS

22/11/2018 09:00 - 23/11/2018 09:00

Reproducibility of in-silico pipelines analysis is one of biology's most pressing issues. The exponential growth of biological datasets, increasingly complex data analysis methods and the lack of community standards all present major challenges.

Fòrum BIB - "Bioinformàtica: solucions a reptes complexos"

Objetiu: Plantejar preguntes i analitzar les possibles respostes com un exercici de projecció futura a partir de la situació actual, que permeti proposar recomanacions pràctiques, tecnològiques i formatives, entre d'altres, per a la comunitat científica i tecnològica, i la societat en general, amb vista al desenvolupament correcte i aplicació de la medicina personalitzada i el compliment de les expectatives que aquesta ha generat.

Open Science aims to open up the whole research cycle to society, reinforcing the idea of scientific knowledge as a public good. Open Science leverages on new digital technologies and facilitates inclusiveness, openness, participation and collaboration ac

04/10/2018 09:00 - 05/10/2018 14:00

Open Science aims to open up the whole research cycle to society, reinforcing the idea of scientific knowledge as a public good. Open Science leverages on new digital technologies and facilitates inclusiveness, openness, participation and collaboration across the globe.

"Hands on science, intercanvi d'experiències"

The "Hands on science, intercanvi d'experiències" Congress will be held from July 16 to 20 in parallel to the 15th International Conference on Hands on Science "Advancing Science.

Workshop: "Data integration: Electronic Health Record - Omics Data"

  The Working Group on Data Integration from Bioinformatics Barcelona Association (BIB) has organized the Workshop "Data integration: electronic health record - omics data", which will be held next Thursday July 5th, 2018, at the CRAG Auditorium.

Jornada informativa sobre la FP Dual a l'Institut Provençana

El proper dimecres 6 de juny a les 15:00h, es farà una sessió informativa a totes les institucions que estan interessades en acollir alumnat en el format de pràctiques FP dual de l'Institut Provençana de L'Hospitalet de Llobregat.

Tweet Chat: "Turning data into value"

Analysing massive amounts of data can help healthcare organisations discover patterns in the health of the population and, therefore, figure out questions and solutions to improve public health.

Jornada BIG DATA: D’UTOPIA A REALITAT

La Jornada Big Data: d'Utopia a Realitat pretén ser un espai obert als socis del BIB en el qual plantejar diversos aspectes relacionats amb el Big Data.

Jornada informativa sobre pràctiques a les empreses i institucions de l'alumnat del cicle formatiu de grau superior de Desenvolupament d'aplicacions web. Perfil bioinformàtica.

Jornada de presentació del CFGS Desenvolupament d'aplicacions web (perfil professional Bioinformàtica) Conveni de col·laboració entre l'administració de la Generalitat de Catalunya, mitjançant el Departament d'Ensenyament, i l'Associació Bioinformàtics Barcelona (BiB)   PROGRAMA 15:15 h  Benvinguda i presentació de l'Institut Provençana.

V Jornada de Bioinformàtica i Genòmica

We are glad to invite you to the V Bioinformatics and Genomics Symposium, which will take place at the Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron (HUVH) (Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron, 119-129, 08035 Barcelona) on the 20th of December of 2017.

Lul·liana 2017

Com cada any, el Col·legi Oficial d'Enginyeria en Informàtica de Catalunya celebra la Lul·liana en un acte commemoratiu del seu patró, Ramon Llull.

15th RECOMB Comparative Genomics Satellite Conference

04/10/2017 09:00 - 06/10/2017 18:00

The annual RECOMB Comparative Genomics Satellite Conference (RECOMB-CG) brings together leading researchers in the mathematical, computational and life sciences to discuss cutting edge research in comparative genomics, with an emphasis on computational approaches and the analysis of novel experimental results.

BUB#3 - Summer Workbook

3rd Unseminar from Barcelona Unseminars in Bioinformatics (BUBhub), just before the summer holidays! Summer is time to relax from the day-to-day work, but it is also a great moment to catch-up with pending tasks and learn new things! Have you ever wanted to learn new things by your own (learn new programming languages or improve your R skills, for instance)? Have you tried but you lack the time, the material or even the motivation to do so? If you want to start the holidays with lots of new ideas and motivation, join thebioinformatics community the next 26th of July in the PRBB (Sala Ramón y Cajal) at 17.

Conferència: Tecnologies que allarguen la vida

Eurecat i la SingularityU Barcelona organitzen la primera d'un cicle de quatre conferències que sota el títol "El Món que ve" volen apropar la visió d'experts en tecnologies exponencials i futuristes capaces d'il·lustrar i inspirar el talent a les nostres empreses.

CRISPR: Should there be limits on genome editing?

10th Josep Egozcue Lectures This year's Josep Egozcue Lectures will consider a controversial and highly topical issue. New genome editing techniques such as CRISPR open up a whole range of opportunities for improving the health of individuals, but the possibilities don't end there.

NGS'17: Structural Variation and Population Genomics

03/04/2017 08:00 - 05/04/2017 18:00

Online registration deadline: 26 March 2017!!   Hosted by the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) and the International Society for Computational Biology (ISCB), the Next-generation sequencing conference covers a broad range of topics in genome sequencing and analysis.

BUB#2 - Data Vizz _ When science meets art

Science is driven through data. And everyday more and more, scientists need a good understanding of the basic tools employed to explore this complexity and communicate the information behind it.

Eurecat-Lleida presentation

Eurecat-Lleida will be presented on March 9th at the Parc Científic i Tecnològic Agroalimentari de Lleida (PCiTAL). During the event Eurecat lines of work and the strategy will be presented, together with the objectives of Eurecat-Lleida.

Jornada presentació cicle Desenvolupament d'aplicacions web Bioinformàtica

Jornada de presentació del CFGS Desenvolupament d'aplicacions web (perfil professional Bioinformàtica) Conveni de col·laboració entre l'administració de la Generalitat de Catalunya, mitjançant el Departament d'Ensenyament, i l'Associació Bioinformatics Barcelona (BIB)   PROGRAMA 16:15 h  Benvinguda i presentació de l'Institut Provençana.

IV Jornada de Bioinformàtica i Genòmica

We are glad to invite you to the IV Bioinformatics and Genomics Symposium, which will take place at the Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona (PRBB) (Dr.

Wikimarathon on Bioinformatics

Dear scientists, students and curious people in general, We are delighted to present the project: Barcelona Unseminars in Bioinformatics (BUBhub). This peculiar name has its roots in the philosophy of knowledge dissemination called unseminar, popularized by Heidelberg Unseminars in Bioinformatics (HUB).

El valor diferenciador de IBM para la Genómica de Alto Rendimiento

15/09/2016 10:00 - 13/09/2016 14:00

La medicina personalizada, basada en la secuenciación del ADN del paciente, permite superar los límites de la medicina tradicional y lograr una prevención eficaz, mejorar la detección de enfermedades, prescribir o fabricar medicación específica o reducir los plazos, costes y fallos de los ensayos clínicos.

VII CRG Postdoctoral Symposium

The CRG Postdoc Committee in collaboration with BIB organizes the VII Postdoctoral Symposium on July 6th, 2016, at the PRBB Auditorium. The purpose is to get to know what other postdocs do in Barcelona and foster collaborative projects and ideas.

II Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Symposium on December the 12th, 2014

The II Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Symposium, jointly organized by the Societat Catalana de Biologia (SCB) and Bioinformatics Barcelona (BIB) will take place at the Institut d'Estudis Catalans on the 12th of December, 2014 with the participation of four great Keynote speakers and will select 8 abstracts for oral presentations.

I Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Session

We are glad to invite you to the I Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Session, that has been organized jointly by the Societat Catalana de Biologia and Bioinformatics Barcelona (BIB) at RBA Fundation premises - Av.