Meeting of the Galaxy Community from the United Kingdom and Ireland
- Galaxy Users/Devs/Admins from the British Isles and Ireland (and everybody else who's interested, we're called @GalaxyUKFriends after all).
- Wednesday, 8th July. 18:00 (6pm)
- Watson Room, JICCC
This is a BoF for the Galaxy Community from the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Local events/issues of the GCUK.
When and Where
Wednesday, 8th July, 18.00/6pm
Who is Participating
If you are interested, please add your name below and/or send an email to Christian Schudoma TSL <christian.schudoma AT tsl DOT ac DOT uk>.
- Christian Schudoma
- Nicola Soranzo
- Rémi Marenco
- Peter Cock
- Peter Li
- Dave Clements
(14 people came)
What do people want GCUK to do?
- Get quicker answers, or just get answers.
- help locate complementary trainers.
- buying a server would like advice on vendors and what to buy.
- Galaxy Carpentry?
- Might be scope in Peter's grant for a galaxy workshop with a strong metabolomics bent,
- TGAC's Galaxy server is for all BBSRC funded research/ institutions.
- Map of Galaxy instances is on GCUK web site.
- We aren't united by a distinct language like France or Japan.
The big Data paper by Dan MacLean on how they changed the environment at TSL.
- Took goodwill, infrastructure, backing. It increased productivity.
- Raising the profile of GCUK.
- People think they need a bioinformatician
- But they don't need to wait.
- BBSRC has funding
- MRC funding?
Call for Participation
If you are interested in becoming active in GCUK then please send an email to Christian Schudoma TSL <christian.schudoma AT tsl DOT ac DOT uk>.