ELIXIR collaboration workshop on marine informatics

Meeting scope: To bring together the marine informatics community to discuss infrastructure needs for reference genomes (e.g. but not limited to: cod, salmon, sea urchin, coral, diatoms), metagenomics and host-parasite (salmon-lice) research.

Expected participants:  Senior/PI level participants, who are able to discuss the strategic views, from the following

Expected outcomes:

  • Establish a consortia for marine reference genomes
  • Plans for a White paper, scope to be defined at the workshop
  • Possible ELIXIR pilot actions that address gap areas in the marine informatics
  • Plans for future grants / opportunities for future funding

For more info please ckeck the workshop website

Micro B3 will be represented by Dr. Renzo Kottmann

Monday, March 16, 2015 to Tuesday, March 17, 2015
EMBL-EBI, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus CB10 1SD Hinxton United Kingdom