Train at EMBL-EBI

Train at EMBL-EBI

Our on-site courses develop practical skills and knowledge. They are led by EMBL-EBI experts, often in collaboration with experts from other centres of excellence in bioinformatics, and are hosted in our purpose-built training suite.

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Training events

June 2020

1
Starting single cell RNA-seq analysis (Virtual)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Training Room 1 - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
1st 5th Jun

The delivery of this course has changed from face-to-face to virtual. This course trains participants to analyse single cell RNA-seq data utilising Galaxy pipelines, an online open-access resource for the computer-phobic.

Open application with selection

3
Protein function prediction with machine learning and interactive analytics (Cancelled)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
3rd 4th Jun

EMBL-EBI has taken the difficult decision to pause our programme of external courses and conferences. As a result, we are cancelling this course and apologise for the inconvenience.

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17
Managing a bioinformatics core facility (Virtual)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
17th 19th Jun

The delivery of this course has changed from face-to-face to virtual. Bioinformatics core facilities play an essential role in enabling research in the molecular life sciences. This is constantly evolving as new research tools emerge, as experiments become increasingly data intensive, and as their clients – experimental researchers – become more exposed to the power of data-driven biology.

Open application with selection

17
Bioinformatics for principal investigators (Cancelled)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
17th 19th Jun

EMBL-EBI has taken the difficult decision to pause our programme of external courses and conferences. As a result, we are cancelling this course and apologise for the inconvenience.

Open application with selection

July 2020

6
Systems biology: From large datasets to biological insight (Cancelled)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
6th 10th Jul

EMBL-EBI has taken the difficult decision to pause our programme of external courses and conferences. As a result, we are cancelling this course and apologise for the inconvenience.

Open application with selection

6
Cancer genomics (Virtual)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
6th 10th Jul

The delivery of this course has changed from face-to-face to virtual and that the date has moved back one week.

Open application with selection

26
Proteomics bioinformatics (Cancelled)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
26th 31st Jul

EMBL-EBI has taken the difficult decision to pause our programme of external courses and conferences. As a result, we are cancelling this course and apologise for the inconvenience.

Open application with selection

September 2020

28
Mathematics of life: Modelling molecular mechanisms (Virtual)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
28th Sep2nd Oct

The delivery of this course has changed from face-to-face to virtual. This course will provide participants with an introduction to network analysis as well as modelling resources, tools and approaches used in systems biology.

October 2020

5
Single cell RNA-seq analysis using R
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
5th 9th Oct

This course covers the analysis of scRNA-seq data using R and command line tools.

Open application with selection

12
Summer School in bioinformatics
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
12th 16th Oct

Please note this course has moved from the previous dates of 22-26 June 2020. This course provides an introduction to the use of bioinformatics in biological research, giving participants guidance for using bioinformatics in their work whilst also providing hands-on training in tools and resources appropriate to their research.

Open application with selection

November 2020

2
Metagenomics bioinformatics
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
2nd 6th Nov

This course will cover the use of publicly available resources to manage, share, analyse and interpret metagenomics data, including marker gene, whole gene shotgun (WGS) and assembly-based approaches.

Open application with selection

23
Structural bioinformatics
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
23rd 27th Nov

This course explores bioinformatics data resources and tools for the interpretation and exploitation of bio-macromolecular structures.

Open application with selection

30
CABANA: Bioinformatics for plant biology
University of Costa Rica (UCR) - Ciudad universitaria Rodrigo Facio Brenes, San Pedro, San Jose, Costa Rica
30th Nov4th Dec

Please note this course will now be held in Costa Rica. It was previously due to run at EMBL-EBI in the UK.

Open application with selection

December 2020

7
Next Generation Sequencing Bioinformatics
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
7th 11th Dec

This course will provide an introduction to the technology, analysis workflows, tools and resources for next generation sequencing data analysis.

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7
CABANA: Genomic data for surveillance of communicable disease (Cancelled)
European Bioinformatics Institute (EMBL-EBI) - Wellcome Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge,  CB10 1SD, United Kingdom
7th 11th Dec

This course has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. This course will develop skills in the analysis of field-collected microbial genomes samples and how to use data this genomic in the surveillance of communicable diseases.

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