Special Events

Special Events
Metabolomics Workshop

May 9, 2017 Metabolomics Workshop

Co-sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology and Waters

Register here for the Metabolomics Workshop

Registration deadline is May 1, 2017.

Kbase Workshop

May 16-17, 2016 Kbase Workshop

co-sponsored by the Center for Biotechnology, ARD, UNL Research Office, and the Department of Biochemistry

Registration for the workshop is now closed. Please contact Lisa Vonfeldt (lvonfeldt2@unl.edu) if you have questions or need to cancel your registration.

Draft Schedule:
May 16 Beginner users
8:00-9:00 Set-up, sign in
9:00-9:30 Intro to KBase, uses and capabilities
9:30-10:00 Creating and sharing your own narratives
10:00-12:00 Single organism analysis (hands-on)
12:00-1:00 Lunch (provided courtesy of the Biotech Center)
1:00-4:00 Advanced analysis:Metabolic modeling, RNA-seq analysis, plant-microbe interaction analysis (hands-on)

May 17 Day 2 Advanced users - Some experience with Unix-based programming is suggested for the developer morning session
8:00-9:00 Set-up, sign in
9:00-10:00 Intro to KBase architecture for developers
10:00-11:00 Hands on demonstration of KBase Software Development Kit (SDK)
11:00-12:00 Q&A discussion about adding specific applications of audience interest
12:00-1:00 Lunch (provided courtesy of the Biotech Center)
1:00-4:00 Consultation session: Participants can break into small groups for more customized assistance from KBase team

These are hands-on workshops - attendees are encouraged to bring their own laptops. Tutorial materials will be sent to workshop registrants beforehand and will be available at sign-in.