PATC Course: Simulation Environments for Life Sciences 2018

14 Mar, 2018 – 15 Mar, 2018 @ All Day – This PATC course was run by BSC on 14th & 15th March 2018. The course will make the attendants familiar with simulation technologies used in Life Sciences and their specific adaptation to HPC environment. Detailed outline: Introduction to biomolecular simulation Coarse-grained and atomistic simulation strategies Automated setup for simulation HPC specifics: Large scale parallelization, use of […] [...]

Applied Bioinformatics in Life Sciences Conference

08 Mar, 2018 – 09 Mar, 2018 @ All Day – Registration is now open for the second edition of the Applied Bioinformatics in Life Sciences Conference (A VIB Science Conference) As an integral part of biological research, the field of bioinformatics brings forth innovative computational approaches leading to high-impact results in an increasingly data-dense environment. After a sold-out first edition in March 2016, this second […] [...]

INSTRUCT practical course on Advanced methods for the integration of diverse structural data (3rd edition) – Florence (IT)

19 Feb, 2018 – 23 Feb, 2018 @ 14:00 – 12:30 – About the Practical Course The course aims at training young researchers in the combined use of data from various structural techniques, such as SAXS, X-ray diffraction or EM, together with NMR data to achieve a deeper understanding of the structural properties of macromolecular systems, from individual proteins to macromolecular adducts. We will demonstrate various methods […] [...]

Molecular Perspectives on Protein-Protein Interactions + iNext workshop on Macromolecular interactions

01 Dec, 2017 – 07 Dec, 2017 @ All Day – The conference aims to gather scientists from molecular cell biology, biochemistry, structural biology, biophysics and bioinformatics to explore the important field of protein-protein interactions. The particular focus of the conference will be on molecular aspects of protein-protein interactions. Topics will include theory & computation, thermodynamics & kinetics, intrinsically unstructured protein complexes, PPI in disease & […] [...]

Hands-on Introduction to HPC for Life Scientists

29 Nov, 2017 – 01 Dec, 2017 @ 10:00 – 15:00 – Date: Wednesday 29th November – Friday 1st December 2017 Venue: EPCC, James Clerk Maxwell Building (JCMB 3305), University of Edinburgh Application opens: Sunday June 23 2017 Participation: First come, first served Contact: Vera Matser Registration fee: £0 Register here This course provides an introduction to High-Performance Computing (HPC) for researchers in the life sciences, using ARCHER […] [...]

BioExcel Community Forum (22-23 November, 2017)

22 Nov, 2017 – 23 Nov, 2017 @ All Day – Join us in Amsterdam for BioExcel’s first Community Forum A networking event with a programme of small interactive working groups aligned with the BioExcel Interest Groups Come to talk to the core developers of GROMACS, HADDOCK and CPMD 22nd-23rd November, 2017 Lloyd Hotel & Cultural Embassy, Amsterdam Free – Register at: The BioExcel Community Forum […] [...]