EOSC Declaration

The EU Commission published the European Open Science Cloud Declaration on 26th October. One of the key points of the Declaration is a focus on F.A.I.R. data.

ELIXIR and GA4GH Beacon Team Up to Advance Genomic Data Sharing

TORONTO, CANADA & HINXTON, UNITED KINGDOM — The Beacon Project of the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health (GA4GH) and ELIXIR, the European infrastructure for life-science data, announced today an expansion of their partnership to develop the Beacon project that will improve the discoverability of European genomic data.

Invitation to BioVis 2017 conference in Prague

On July 21th, Prague will host the BioVis 2017 event, focusing on biological data visualization. The aim of the meeting is to educate, inspire, and engage visualization researchers in this field and also meet with experts in biology, biochemistry, and bioinformatics.