The XII Symposium on Bioinformatics will take place on 21-24 September in Sevilla, Spain co-organised by ELIXIR Partners CNIO. Further information about the event can be found here:
A one day vocabulary workshop organised by ELIXIR, BioMedBridges and RDA is taking place on Thursday 16 October 2014 in Brussels, one day before the collocated RDA Europe Workshop about Data Sharing and Interoperability.
The second ELIXIR Board meeting takes place in Hinxton, UK on 3-4 November 2014. This meeting is only open to the ELIXIR Board and Observers.
ELIXIR will hold an Innovation and SME event in Copenhagen, Denmark on 24-25 November, jointly organised by the ELIXIR Danish Node and the ELIXIR Hub. Whilst open to all, the event is primarily aimed at local SMEs in the region. The forum will provide the opportunity to introduce local companies to some of the tools, data resources and services that are available through ELIXIR.
The formal launch of the Dutch Techcentre for Life Sciences (DTL), host institute of the Netherlands ELIXIR Node, will take place in the Rijtuigenloods in Amersfoort, on the 1st December 2014 and is open to all interested parties to attend.
Registration and further information about the event can be found here:http://www.dtls.nl/dtl/events/dtl-in-action.html
BioMedBridges Open Symposium: Building the bio-connectome - open data infrastructure to accelerate innovation
Following the spirit of the BioMedBridges project, this international, open symposium - to be hosted by ELIXIR in the newly refurbished and expanded Wellcome Trust Conference Centre - will bring together life science researchers from a wide array of disciplines including bioinformatics, biobanks, mouse models, imaging, clinical trials, chemical biology and translational research.