Canada Offers Innovative Resources for Life Sciences Meetings
October 15 • Northstar Meetings Group, USA
Planners can tap Toronto's five universities and six colleges for speakers, in addition to leveraging the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health, an international non-profit bringing together 600-plus leading research and life sciences organizations to securely share genomic and health-centric data.
Terra at ASHG 2020: Workshop plans and a video preview
October 15 • Terra, USA
I'm especially excited about this workshop for two reasons: it's a very practical, hands-on walkthrough that will help researchers access useful resources; and it's a real-life application of the interoperability principles that were demonstrated a few weeks ago at the GA4GH Plenary Meeting
The Great Data Science Promise For COVID-19, Opioid Addiction
October 12 • Bio-IT World, USA
[Dr. Susan Gregurick, Associate Director for Data Science at NIH] also highlighted “some really interesting work” from GA4GH: their Federated Analysis Systems Project, FASP, and emphasized that there is more to be done to enable workbenches and tools across platforms to be used with Jupyter, GitHub and other resources.