Join NCBI-style hackathons at NIH, Cold Spring Harbor Labs, and UT Southwestern Medical Center

Applications are open for three NCBI-style hackathons: 12th NIH Research Festival Collaborative Data Science and Machine Learning Hackathon (September 10-12) Post-Biological Data Science meeting hackathon at Cold Spring Harbor labs (November 10-12) U-HACK MED, the pre-SuperComputing hackathon at UTSW (November … Continue reading

NYGC NCBI-style bioinformatics hackathon August 6-8, 2018

From August 6-8, 2018, the NCBI will help with a data science hackathon at the New York Genome Center in Manhattan. The hackathon will focus on genomics as well as general Data Science. This event is for researchers, including students … Continue reading

Summer 2018 NIH Data Hackathon July 23-25, 2018

From July 23rd to 25th, 2018, NCBI will host a data science hackathon on the NIH campus. This hackathon will focus on genomics as well as general Data Science analyses including text, image and sequence processing. This event is for … Continue reading

Tour the NCBI’s Genome Data Viewer, Bookshelf, Pathogen Isolates Detection Browser and other resources on YouTube

Several of the latest videos on the NCBI YouTube channel highlight NCBI resources. Subscribe to the channel to see all our new videos. NCBI’s Genome Data Viewer – Introducing the BLAST Widget A brief introduction into how the BLAST widget, … Continue reading

NIH Data Science Collaborative Hackathon April 16 – 18, 2018

The NCBI will assist with a data science hackathon to take place on the NIH Campus in Bethesda, Maryland, from April 16-18, 2018. The hackathon will focus on tools for advanced analysis of biomedical datasets including text, images, next generation … Continue reading

NCBI-UCSC Genomics Hackathon April 2-4, 2018

From April 2 -4, 2018, the NCBI will help with a bioinformatics hackathon in Northern California hosted by the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)!  The hackathon will focus on advanced bioinformatics analysis of next generation sequencing data, proteomics, and … Continue reading

North Carolina Research Triangle Hackathon March 12-14, 2018

The UNC Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology and NCBI will host a data science hackathon from March 12-14, 2018 on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Projects addressed during the hackathon will involve general … Continue reading

Feb 7 webinar “How to Run an NCBI-style Hackathon at Your Institution”

On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, NCBI will present a webinar that will show you how to plan and run an NCBI-style hackathon at your own institution. Date & time: Wed, Feb 7, 2018 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST Register … Continue reading