ELIXIR CZ Annual Conference 2019

The fourth ELIXIR CZ annual conference.
  • What Conference
  • When Nov 11, 2019 01:00 PM to Nov 12, 2019 04:00 PM (Europe/Prague / UTC100)
  • Where Hotel Kurdějov, Kurdějov
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Programme

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

11:30 - 13:00 Registration & Lunch

 

13:00 - 13:10 Welcome note: Jiří Vondrášek - ELIXIR CZ Director
13:10 - 14:10 Keynote 1: Bengt Persson - Local EGA and 1M Genome in Sweden
14:10 - 15:40 Flash talks (6x 15min)
Final selection will be published on 21 October

 

15:40 - 16:10 Coffee break

 

16:10 - 18:00 Program will be published soon

 

16:10 - 16:40 Vladimír Sklenář (Infrastructure INSTRUCT)
16:40 - 17:10 Šárka Pospíšilová (1M genome in CZ)
17:10 - 17:40 Marian Hajduch (patient data)
17:40 - 18:10 Nada Witzanyova (TECHNOLOGY CENTRE CAS)

 

18:10 - 19:30 Conference Dinner

 

19:30 - 22:00 Poster Session

 

Tuesday, 12 November

  7:30 -  8:45  Breakfast

 

  9:00 -  9:45 Keynote 2: Andrew Smith (ELIXIR Hub - Platforms and their role)
  9:45 - 10:15 Services/Platforms

 

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee break

 

10:45 - 11:15 Internal projects ELIXIR CZ (2x 15min)
11:15 - 12:00 Keynote 3: Brane Leskosek - ELIXIR and HPC in Slovenia

 

12:00 - 12:15 Group photo
12:15 - 13:30 Lunch

 

13:30 - 14:30 Significant result on an infrastructure tool (3x20min)
14:30 - 15:00 Farewell

 

Note: The conference will be held in English.

Registration

Registration is open now

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. 

Abstract template
Presentation template

The poster format is A0. 

Cost and accommodation

There is no registration fee, also coffee breaks and Thursday 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.

Cost estimates:
Double room (single or double occupancy) – 1000 CZK
Lunch meals – 600 CZK

Venue

Please make your own travel arrangements to the venue.

Hotel Kurdějov
Kurdějov 88
693 01 Kurdějov
Czech Republic
Phone: +420 519 411 381
E-mail: info@hotelkurdejov.cz
WWW: https://www.hotelkurdejov.cz 

Organisers

Jiří Vondrášek
Head of organising committee
Phone: +420 220 183 267
E-mail: jiri.vondrasek@uochb.cas.cz

Anna Strachotová
Project Manager ELIXIR CZ
Phone : +420 220 183 201 
E-mail : anna.strachotova@uochb.cas.cz

Keteřina Bayerová
Assistant ELIXIR CZ
Office: +420 220 183 126
Email: katerina.bayerova@uochb.cas.cz