GCCBOSC 2018will be held 25-30 June in Portland, Oregon, United States. This brings the 2018 Galaxy Community Conference and the Bioinformatics Open Source Conference together into a unified week-long event. If you work in open source life science or data-intensive biomedical research, then there is no better place than GCCBOSC 2018 to present your work and to learn from others.
BOSC and GCC are nowaccepting abstractsfor oral presentations, posters, demos, and lightning talks. We are usingEasyChairfor submissions. If you don't already have an account, you'll need to create one.
The deadline for oral presentations is rapidly approaching (March 16) so plan to submit your abstracts soon.
Register nowto take full advantage ofearly registration discountsfor students/post-docs (75% off full price), non-profits (67%) and industry (50%). Early registration rates for students and post-docs average $66 / day.
Official conference housingfor GCCBOSC 2018 is in Reed residence halls. Rooms are within easy walking distance of all conference venues. Room prices per night drop the longer the stay. If you prefer to stay elsewhere, Reed College has alist of recommended hotels, many offering a discount for those attending events at Reed.
Both OBF and the Galaxy Community Fund Board are offering fellowships to attend GCCBOSC 2018: