Find upcoming data science and informatics presentations, conferences, workshops, and trainings for the cancer research community.

January 27, 2020 02:00 p.m. - 03:00 p.m. ET

Dr. Bill Wysocki and Colin Reid

This webinar will guide users through the GDC submission process by demonstrating file uploads, review/quality checks, and requests for harmonization using GDC submission tools.

Drs. Rachel Karchin and Kym Pagel
January 29, 2020 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET
NCI Shady Grove, 9609 Medical Center Drive, Room 2W910/912, and via Webinar

Rachel Karchin, Ph.D., and Kym Pagel, Ph.D.

Dr. Karchin and Dr. Pagel will present OpenCRAVAT, a new open source, scalable decision support system for studying gene variants and gene prioritization.

Metadata Automation DREAM Challenge
January 30, 2020 12:00 p.m. - 01:00 p.m. ET

James Eddy, Ph.D., Eric Johnson Chavarria, Ph.D., Gilberto Fragoso, Ph.D., Thomas Schaffter, Ph.D., and Denise Warzel, Ph.D.

The Metadata Automation DREAM Challenge invites participants to develop solutions to automate metadata annotation using a Model-to-Data Approach on structured data files provided on the challenge site. In this webinar, Drs. James Eddy and Thomas Schaffter will present an overview of the challenge and lead a panel discussion on the requirements and logistics.