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

October 2018

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

5
Designing, delivering and evaluating bioinformatics training
Universidad Andrés Bello - Quillota 890, Vina del Mar,  Valparaíso, Chile
5th Nov

In this highly interactive knowledge-exchange session we will consider how to design, deliver and evaluate effective bioinformatics training.

First come, first served

5
Ensembl Browser Workshop, École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), 5th November 2018
École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL - École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, Route Cantonale, 1015,  Lausanne, Switzerland
5th Nov

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

6
Open data and tools for bioinformatics research
Universidad Andrés Bello - Quillota 890, Vina del Mar,  Valparaíso, Chile
6th Nov

This workshop will focus on supporting researchers to make full use of tools available for the dissemination of molecular data of Latin American origin.

First come, first served

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
NIBMG - National Institute of Biomedical Genomics, 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

December 2018

3
Untapping diversity through Metagenomics: An Introductory Workshop
Universidad de los Andes - UniAndes - Cra 1 Nº 18A - 12, 111711,  Bogota,  CUN, Colombia
3rd 6th Dec

In this course participants will learn the basics of metagenomics, covering experimental design and workflows, moving through to microbiome analysis via amplicon sequencing and shotgun metagenomics.

Open application with selection

11
Ensembl Browser Workshop, Montpellier, 11 December 2018
University of Montpellier - UFR Medicine - UPM North Site, 641 avenue du Doyen Gaston Giraud, 34093,  Montpellier, France
11th Dec

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with the Ensembl browser, accessing gene, comparative genomics and regulation data, mine these data with BioMart, upload custom data and use track hubs. The workshop will also provide an introduction to variation data, which will be covered in more detail in the 'Ensembl Variation and the 1000 Genomes project' workshop in Montpellier on 12 December 2018.

First come, first served

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Ensembl Variation and the 1000 Genomes project, Montpellier, 12 December 2018
University of Montpellier - UFR Medicine - UPM North Site, 641 avenue du Doyen Gaston Giraud, 34093,  Montpellier, France
12th Dec

Work with the Ensembl Outreach team to get to grips with Ensembl variation resources and tools such as the Variant Effect Predictor (VEP) and Linkage Disequilibrium Calculator. Learn how high-throughput sequencing was applied by the 1000 Genomes Project and how this work continues with the International Genome Sample Resource (IGSR).

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