The fourth ELIXIR CZ annual conference.
The conference programme will reflect upon the past year’s development in ELIXIR CZ as well as in ELIXIR, namely we will hear
- plenary lectures by prominent scientists and leaders of national ELIXIR Nodes,
- update from an ELIXIR Hub representative,
- representatives of selected partner infrastructures about alignment with ELIXIR,
- information about development in ELIXIR CZ services that are offered to its participants and scientific community of the Czech Republic,
- and last but not least 15 minute flash presentations of research undertaken within the ELIXIR CZ community.
Monday, 11 November
|9:30 – 12:00||ELIXIR CZ Board meeting (Board members only)|
|11:30 – 13:00||Registration & Lunch|
|13:00 – 13:10||Welcome note: Jiří Vondrášek – ELIXIR CZ Director|
|13:10 – 14:00||Keynote 1: Bengt Persson (ELIXIR Sweden) – Human data in Sweden – Local/Federated EGA and the European 1+Million Genome Project|
|14:00 – 15:30||Flash talks
|15:30 – 16:00||Coffee break|
|16:00 – 16:40||Keynote 2: Brane Leskosek (ELIXIR Slovenia) – Empowering the Slovenian life science research community|
|16:40 – 17:10||Šárka Pospíšilová (Masaryk University) – Sequencing of the 1 000 Czech genomes and 1 M+ European genomes|
|17:10 – 17:40||Marián Hajdúch (Palacký University Olomouc) – Advancing personalized medicine via data stewardship|
|18:00 – 19:30||Conference Dinner|
|19:30 – 22:00||Poster Session|
Tuesday, 12 November
|7:30 – 9:00||Breakfast|
|9:00 – 9:45||Keynote 2: Andrew Smith (ELIXIR Europe) – Platforms, Communities and other activities|
|9:45 – 10:15||Platforms
|10:15 – 10:35||Internal projects ELIXIR CZ (2x 10min)
|10:35 – 11:00||Coffee break|
|11:00 – 11:35||Vladimír Sklenář (Masaryk University) – CIISB – a gateway to realm of structural data|
|11:35 – 11:55||Nada Witzanyova (Technology Centre of the CAS) – Czech Research Infrastructures for Health and Coming H2020 Calls|
|11:55 – 12:15||Mariangela Lupo (EPTRI) – European Paediatric Translational RI|
|12:15 – 12:30||Group photo|
|12:30 – 13:30||Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:10||Significant achievements of ELIXIR CZ
|14:10 – 14:30||ELIXIR CZ observer candidates
Note: The conference will be held in English.
Registration is closed.
Presentations and posters
You can indicate your interest in the 15-minute flash talk or poster presentation in the registration form. An email requiring the abstract submission will be sent to you following your registration. Acceptance of the talk will be confirmed by the organising committee. Deadline for abstract submission is 14 October and for registration 21 October.
The poster format is A0.
Cost and accommodation
There is no registration fee, also coffee breaks and Monday evening reception is covered by ELIXIR CZ. Accommodation and cost for the two lunch meals will be covered by the participants individually at the venue.
The accommodation for the night of 11 November will be booked for you, if requested within the registration form. Actual cost to cover will depend on the occupancy of allocated hotel room.
Double room (single occupancy) – 1190 CZK per person
Double room (double occupancy) – 925 CZK per person
Lunch menu (soup, main course) – 2x 220 CZK
Please make your own travel arrangements to the venue.
Head of organising committee
Phone: +420 220 183 267
Project Manager ELIXIR CZ
Phone : +420 220 183 201
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
Assistant ELIXIR CZ
Office: +420 220 183 126