Programme

Preliminary programme

Sunday (2. Sept.)

16:30-19:30 Travel from Manchester Airport to Buttermere
20:30 Dinner and welcome reception

Monday (3. Sept.)

9:15:-9:30 Welcome and opening of the fourth PEB meeting
9:30-10:30 keynote lecture, Dr Nicola Nadeau, University of Sheffield
10:30-11:15 short talks (2)
11:15-11:45 coffee break
11:45-13:00 short talks (4)
13:00-14:00 lunch
14:00- 18:30 parallel workshops (with coffee :-): selecting best parameters for variant calling in Stacks with Marisa Martin Cerezo, University of Huddersfield / refresher session for beginners in R and shell with Dr Jarek Bryk, University of Huddersfield
after 18:30 bioinformatics stock exchange
20:00 dinner

Tuesday (4. Sept.)

9:15:-10:15 keynote lecture, Dr Rui Martiniano, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, University of Cambridge
10:15-11:15 short talks (3)
11:15-11:45 coffee break
11:45-12:45 short talks (3)
12:45-13:45 lunch
13:45-18:30 hiking trip around the Buttermere Lake
after 18:30 bioinformatics stock exchange
20:00 dinner

Wednesday (5. Sept.)

9:15:-10:15 keynote lecture, Dr Elisabet Sjökvist, Swedish University of Agricultural Science
10:15-11:15 short talks (3)
11:15-11:45 coffee break
11:45-12:45 short talks (3)
12:45-13:45 lunch
13:45-18:30 parallel workshops (with coffee): GIS in R with Dr Anna Krystalli, University of Sheffield / genome assembly with Dr Elisabet Sjökvist, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
after 18:30 bioinformatics stock exchange
20:00 dinner

Thrursday (6 Sept.)

9:15-13:15 workshop (with coffee) on cloud computing with Martin Callaghan, University of Leeds

13:15-14:00 lunch
14:00- travel back