ELIXIR CZ Annual Conference 2017

The second ELIXIR CZ annual conference.
  • What Conference
  • When Nov 15, 2017 11:00 AM to Nov 16, 2017 03:00 PM (Europe/Prague / UTC100)
  • Where Castle Hotel Třešť
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Conference centre Třešť.  

Deadline for registration and submission of abstracts is October 20th.

Participants of the conference will:
- hear two plenary lectures by prominent scientists,
- become aware of services offered by ELIXIR CZ,
- be informed about selected partner infrastructures,
- learn about research undertaken within the ELIXIR CZ community.

Programme

Wednesday, 15th November

10:00 - 12:00 ELIXIR CZ Board meeting (members ELIXIR CZ Board only)
11:30 - 13:00 Lunch & registration
13:00 - 13:15 Welcome

13:15 - 14:15
14:15 - 16:15
16:15 - 16:45
16:45 - 18:00
18:00 - 18:30

Keynote 1: Prof. Helen M. Berman, Rutgers University
Open slot for flash 15 minute reports of Czech bioinformatic research research
Coffee break
Introduction of Czech research infrastructure projects
Services offered by the ELIXIR CZ infrastructure

18:30 - 20:00
20:00 - 22:30

Dinner
Poster session

Thursday, 16th November

7:30 - 8:45 Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00
10:00 - 10:30
10:30 - 11:00
11:00 - 12:30
12:30 - 13:30

Introduction of Czech research infrastructure projects
ELIXIR CZ Technical services
Coffee break
Open slot for flash 15 minute reports of Czech bioinformatic research
Keynote 2: Prof. Barend Mons, Leiden University Medical Center

13:30 - 14:30 Lunch & farewell

 

The above preliminary programme is subject to change and will be updated. 

Note: The conference will be held in English.

Registration

Please register at:

https://www.elixir-czech.cz/registration/elixir-cz-annual-conference-2017/registration.php

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 registration and abstract submission is October 20th. 

Posters presented by students will be evaluated by ELIXIR CZ representatives and authors of three best posters will be awarded. 

Abstract template

Presentation template

The poster format is A0. 

Cost and accommodation

There is no registration fee, also coffee breaks and Wednesday evening reception s 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 Nov 15th will be booked for you, if requested within the registration form. Room type preference will be taken into account to extent possible while booking. Actual cost to cover will depend on the room allocated.

Cost estimates:
Single room – 1200 CZK
Double room – 800 CZK
Tripple room – 750 CZK
Two lunch meals – 600 CZK

Venue

Please make your own travel arrangements to the venue.

Hotel Třešť
Dr. Richtra 234
589 01 Třešť
Czech Republic
Tel.:  +420 567 224 247
Mob.: +420 777 229 255
http://www.zamek-trest.cz/

Organisers

Bohdan Schneider
Head of organising committee
Phone: +420 325 873 766
Mobil: +420 728 303 566
E-mail: bohdan.schneider@gmail.com
 
Hana Pergl Šustková
Project Manager ELIXIR CZ
Office: +420 220 183 201
Mobile: +420 773 791 515
Email: hana.pergl_sustkova@uochb.cas.cz
 
Tereza Votrubová
Assistant ELIXIR CZ
Office: +420 220 183 126
Email: tereza.votrubova@uochb.cas.cz

Promotion

Conference handout