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About the Event

Bioinformatics Awareness Day (BAD) - Single Cell RNAseq Hackathon will provide researchers with the opportunity to gather, discuss, and implement ideas/projects during intensive and productive coding sessions in bioinformatics.

The topics will be aligned to challenges proposed by the speakers and by the local applied statistics, mathematics, and biomedical communities, with particular focus on Single Cell RNAseq data. The coding sessions will provide training on a selection of new methodologies.

Sponsors: This event is supported by the London Mathematical Society and School of Mathematics of the University of Leeds.

Organiser: Luisa Cutillo

When and Where: 12th May, School of Mathematics, University of Leeds.

GitHub Tutorials and Data: here

Featured Speakers

Davide Cacchiarelli

Telethon Institute of GEnetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Italy

Dr Lucy Stead

University Academic Fellow, Leeds Institute of Cancer and Pathology

Luisa Cutillo

Lecturer in Statistics, University of Leeds

Annamaria Carissimo

Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo (IAC), National Research Council

Valeria Policastro

Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo (IAC), National Research Council

Francesco Panariello

Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine