Train outside EMBL-EBI

Hosting training at your institute

Would you like EMBL-EBI’s trainers to come to you and teach your researchers how to use the bioinformatics resources most relevant to their research? Contact us to find out more.

We offer a range of half-day and full-day modules, which can be combined to suit different audiences. Take a look at our modules, or browse upcoming and past workshops (below) for inspiration. 

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As well as contributing to EMBL-EBI-wide training events, some of our teams run workshops dedicated to a single resource: 
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Training events

August 2018

27
VEPTC 2018 Practical Session: The Ensembl Genome Browser
Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia - 1 JALAN SARJANA, Iskandar Puteri,  Johor,  79200, Malaysia
27th 30th Aug

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing variation data, and annotating variants with the Variant Effect Predictor (VEP).

First come, first served

September 2018

4
Ensembl Browser workshop, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 4th September 2018
University of Putra Malaysia - Jalan Upm, Serdang,  Selangor,  43400, Malaysia
4th Sep

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

First come, first served

5
Ensembl REST API workshop, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 5th September 2018
University of Putra Malaysia - Jalan Upm, Serdang,  Selangor,  43400, Malaysia
5th Sep

Work with Ensembl to master the Ensembl REST APIs and flexibly access genome-wide data, such as genes, variants, regulatory features, homologues and alignments.

First come, first served

6
Ensembl Browser workshop, IMR Malaysia, 6th September 2018
Institute for Medical Research, Kuala Lumpur - Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, Kuala Lumpur,  Kuala Lumpur,  50588, Malaysia
6th Sep

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

First come, first served

7
Ensembl REST API workshop, IMR Malaysia, 7th September 2018
Institute for Medical Research, Kuala Lumpur - Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, Kuala Lumpur,  Kuala Lumpur,  50588, Malaysia
7th Sep

Work with Ensembl to master the Ensembl REST APIs and flexibly access genome-wide data, such as genes, variants, regulatory features, homologues and alignments.

First come, first served

9
Ensembl Browser workshop, Sunway University, 9th September 2018
Sunway University - 5 Jalan Universiti, Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya,  Selangor,  47500, Malaysia
9th Sep

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

First come, first served

10
Ensembl REST API workshop, Sunway University, 10th September 2018
Sunway University - 5 Jalan Universiti, Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya,  Selangor,  47500, Malaysia
10th Sep

Work with Ensembl to master the Ensembl REST APIs and flexibly access genome-wide data, such as genes, variants, regulatory features, homologues and alignments.

First come, first served

10
EMBL-EBI Workshop: Exploring plant gene expression in Expression Atlas
University of Copenhagen - Frederiksberg, Bülowsvej 17, 1870,  Copenhagen, Denmark
10th Sep

This workshop will provide participants with an introduction to functional genomics resources at EMBL-EBI, in particular to Expression Atlas, a database and web-service that selects, curates, re-analyses and displays gene expression data in a baseline context.

First come, first served

11
10th SPPS PhD Student Conference Workshop: Exploring plant gene expression in Expression Atlas
Danhostel Ishøj - DanhostelIshøj strand, Ishøj Strandweg 13, 2635,  Ishøj, Denmark
11th Sep

This workshop will provide participants with an introduction to functional genomics resources at EMBL-EBI, in particular to Expression Atlas, a database and web-service that selects, curates, re-analyses and displays gene expression data in a baseline context.

First come, first served

12
Ensembl Train the Trainer Workshop, Sunway University, 12th September 2018
Sunway University - 5 Jalan Universiti, Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya,  Selangor,  47500, Malaysia
12th Sep

Work with the Ensembl outreach team to develop teaching skills and practice delivering Ensembl Browser workshops.

By invitation

October 2018

3
Ensembl Browser Workshop, NABDA- Abuja, 3rd October 2018
National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) - Umaru Musa Yar'Adua Road, Abuja, Nigeria
3rd Oct

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

Open application with selection

4
Ensembl REST API workshop, NABDA- Abuja, 4th October 2018
National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) - Umaru Musa Yar'Adua Road, Abuja, Nigeria
4th Oct

Work with Ensembl to master the Ensembl REST APIs and flexibly access genome-wide data, such as genes, variants, regulatory features, homologues and alignments.

Open application with selection

5
Ensembl Train the Trainer Workshop, NABDA- Abuja, 5th October 2018
National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA) - Umaru Musa Yar'Adua Road, Abuja, Nigeria
5th Oct

Work with the Ensembl outreach team to develop teaching skills and practice delivering Ensembl Browser workshops.

Open application with selection

8
Ensembl Browser Workshop, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 8th October 2018
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Accra Road, Kumasi, Ghana
8th Oct

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

First come, first served

9
Ensembl REST API workshop, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 9th October 2018
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Accra Road, Kumasi, Ghana
9th Oct

Work with Ensembl to master the Ensembl REST APIs and flexibly access genome-wide data, such as genes, variants, regulatory features, homologues and alignments.

Open application with selection

10
Ensembl Train the Trainer Workshop, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, 10th October 2018
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) - Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Accra Road, Kumasi, Ghana
10th Oct

Work with the Ensembl outreach team to develop teaching skills and practice delivering Ensembl Browser workshops.

By invitation

12
Ensembl Browser Workshop, University of Ibadan, 12th October 2018
University of Ibadan - University of Ibadan, Oduduwa Road, Ibadan, Nigeria
12th Oct

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

Open application with selection

15
Ensembl Browser Workshop, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research- Lagos, 15th October 2018
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) - Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, 6 Edmund Crescent, Lagos, Nigeria
15th Oct

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

First come, first served

15
CABANA Workshop: Resources and tools for functional genomics and chemical biology
Faculty of Natural Sciences - University of Buenos Aires (FCEN-UBA) - Ciudad Universitaria. Nuñez - Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires - Pabellón II, 1428,  Buenos Aires,  Buenos Aires, Argentina
15th 16th Oct

In this course participants will explore EMBL-EBI resources for transcriptomics and chemical biology applications. The sessions focus on browsing, searching and retrieving both functional genomics and small molecule data.

Open application with selection

16
Ensembl Train the Trainer Workshop, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research - Lagos, 16th October 2018
Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) - Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, 6 Edmund Crescent, Lagos, Nigeria
16th Oct

Work with the Ensembl outreach team to develop teaching skills and practice delivering Ensembl Browser workshops.

Open application with selection

18
CABANA Workshop: Functional genomics, Variation and Genomics resources and tools for plant research
Centro de Investigaciones en Ciencias Veterinarias y Agronómicas (CICVyA) - INTA-Castelar, Calle Repetto y De Los Reseros, Hurlingham, C.P. 1686,  Buenos Aires,  Buenos Aires, Argentina
18th 19th Oct

In this workshop participants will explore EMBL-EBI resources for genomics, genetic variation and transcriptomics applications. The sessions focus on browsing, searching and retrieving genomics and functional genomics data.

Open application with selection

26
Ensembl Browser Workshop, BioCity Turku, 26 October 2018
Turku Centre for Biotechnology - Tykistökatu 6 A 5th floor, 20520,  Turku, Finland
26th Oct

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, variation, comparative genomics and regulation data, and mine these data with BioMart.

Open application with selection

29
Machine Learning for Image Analysis
EMBL - EMBL- Heidelberg, Meyerhofstraße, 69117,  Heidelberg, Germany
29th 31st Oct

This is a blended learning course on Machine Learning for Image Analysis, consisting of three online sessions with associated hands-on exercises prior to the workshop, a three day face-to-face workshop at EMBL Heidelberg and two optional online sessions with associated hands-on exercises after the workshop. The course is organised jointly by CORBEL, EMBL, German BioImaging and NEUBIAS.

Open application with selection

November 2018

13
Executive Masters in Management of Research Infrastructures
University of Milano-Bicocca - Piazza dell'Ateneo Nuovo, 20126,  Milan,  MI, Italy
13th Nov26th Jun

This Masters development programme is aimed at current Research Infrastructures managers and leaders who wish to develop the competencies required to meet the needs of Research Infrastructures in the planning, construction and operation phases.

Open application with selection

19
EMBL-EBI Workshop: Analysis of genome scale data from bulk and single-cell sequencing
National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) - Kalyani Silpanchal Station Road, Kalyani, West Bengal, India,  741251, United Kingdom
19th 23rd Nov

This course will provide practical training to researchers in India who are engaged in research or applications that involve analyses of data generated by massively-parallel DNA sequencers using DNA isolated from bulk cells or a single-cell.

Open application with selection

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