NorthernBUG 8

General

The organising committee for nothernBUG8 is, in alphabetical order: Toni Beevers, Dr Jarek Bryk, Dr Martin Carr, Dora Marcec, Dr Kirsty McLean and Dr Maria Pala. Emails should be directed to Jarek at j.bryk@hud.ac.uk.

The meeting will take place in the Department of Biological and Geographical Sciences, University of Huddersfield, in the Joseph Priestley building south, room JPSG/18 (ground floor, room number 18). The university campus is located within a 10 min walk from the Huddersfield train station on the TransPennine Railway line.

Agenda

The agenda is provisional at this stage :-) If you have a suggestion you’d like us (or organisers of the next meeting) to take on board, let us know!

Time Speaker Presentation Information
10:00-10:50 Dr Mark Ravinet, University of Nottingham Adventures in the genomics of non-model organisms: a how to (and how not to) guide  
11:00-11:50 Dr Anna Lorenc, Wellcome Sanger Institute Beginner’s guide to single cell RNA-seq  
12:00-12:50 Lunch break    
12:50-13:00 Welcome notes    
13:10-13:25      
13:25-13:40      
13:40-14:55      
14:55-14:10      
14:10-14:25      
14:25-14:35 Poster teaser talks    
14:35-15:30 Coffee + poster session break    
15:30-15:45      
15:45-16:00      
16:00-16:15      
16:15-16:30      
16:30-17:00 Closing discussion + pub session :-)    

Speakers

Invited

Dr Mark Ravinet, Assistant Professor of Adaptation to the Environment, University of Nottingham

Dr Anna Lorenc, Principal Bioinformatician, Immune Genomics Group, Wellcome Sanger Institute

Registration

Registration form is open at: https://bit.ly/nbug8_registration. Deadline for registration: midnight on Monday, December 19th.

Location

Queensgate, Huddersfield