BIIT calendar for 2009

2009

 

December

Dec 2-6, Boston
       Recomb Regulatory Genomics/Dream (Jüri, Hedi)

Dec 9 : Brussels, TransFics network meeting (Jaak)

November

Nov 30 - Dec 2 - Cambridge, UK
        EMBL - EBI meeting - Functional Genomics and Systems Biology Workshop (Jaak Vilo: Network reconstruction and mining of high-throughput data)

Nov 26-27 - IST Innovative Software Systems - conference at Tartu. Presentation on STACC (Jaak)

Nov 13 - Tallinn, Inno Estonia Innovation conference - presentation (Jaak Vilo)

Nov 12 - STACC web site opened

Nov 3 - Brussels, EIT KIC (Jaak)

Nov 2. - 90'th anniversatry of Estonian language University. Conference on 50 years of computers at University of Tartu. Presentation: Future for computing... (Jaak Vilo)

October


Oct 26-30, Cyprus
       COST, MC & Workgroup meeting (Swen, Kostja)

Oct 18-25, Nice
       Raivo, Jüri, Hedi visiting Nathalie Billon's lab (Parrot program)

Oct 14-15, Malaga, Spain
        ENFIN, Chromatin Condensation meeting (Priit)

Oct 14 - Tartu
        Celebrating Darwin's 200th. Images of Life. Presentation - Jaak Vilo

Oct  12-17, EBI Hinxton
       Advanced  analysis and informatics of microarray data
       Hedi lecturing on BIIT tools 

Oct 5-6;  Helsinki
       ENFIN-EMBRACE workshop
      Jaak lecturing, Hedi teaching hands-on

September

Sep 22-27; Zermatt
       Esnats summer school (Jaak, Raivo, Sten)

Sep 24-25 - COBRED annual meeting in Hungary.  (Liina)
   
Sep 21-26; Lausanne
       Hedi visiting Ioannis Xenarios' lab

Sep 13-19; Tartu
       Nathalie Billon and Michael Housset from Nice (Centre National de la Reserche Scientifique, CNRS) visiting Tartu (Parrot program)

Sep 7-10; Tartu, Institute of Computer Science.
       EBI roadshow - organised by Hedi Peterson and Jaak Vilo.

August

23-27 Aug. Estonian Summer School in Computer and Systems Sciences 2009 (ESSCaSS 2009)
       Jäneda, Estonia; Organised by BIIT/U

BaSoTi - Baltic Summer School in IT - Tartu.

        Kaur Alasoo: “Combining Support Vector Machines to predict novel angiogenesis genes”
in Advanced Topics in Telecommunication,(Aug 14, 2009)

July

Jul 10-12; Männiku metsatalu
       BIIT summer days - 3 days of seminars, sports, and sauna

June

Jun 27 -Jul 2; Stockholm
        ISMB ECCB 2009 (Jaak, Sven, Meelis, Jüri, Priit, Konstantin, Raivo, Sten, Jaanika, Kaur) - 8 posters!

Jun 14-21; Montreal
        ICML 2009 (Konstantin)

Jun 12-13 Gene Forum, Tartu. (Jaak, Swen, Raivo, Hedi)

May

May 31. Jüri Reimand has been awarded an Artur Lind foundation stipend.

May 18-20. ELIXIR stakeholders meeting, Copenhagen (Jaak)

May 14th - Jüri Reimand will receive a prestigious Ustus Agur prize for PhD students from the Society of Estonian IT companies.

May 6-9: Research Connection 2009, Prague (Jaak)

April

April 27-28; Helsinki, Finland
         BREW 2009, http://www.helsinki.fi/~mpirinen/BREW2009/index.html
         Kostja, Meelis, (Priit?)

April 22-24. Newcastle, England.
        ESNATS conference and project meeting (Jaak and Raivo)

April 16: Tallinna Reaalkool Science day - Jaak presented a lecture on IT and bioinformatics

April 6.-7. Tartu, Estonia: Conference of the National Programme for Estonian Language Technology (2006-2010) organised.

April 5-9; Ascona, Switzerland
         IPCAT 2009 "From Small Scale Dynamics To Understanding Systems Behavior"
        
  Hedi giving a talk on ES regulation

March

Mar 23-24; Paris, Institut Curie
        COBRED annual meeting (Liina, Jaak)

Mar 16-17; Palma de Mallorca
        COST IC0702 Meeting (Kostja)

Mar 1-6; Palmse
        EWSCS09 (Liina, Dan, Swen, Kostja)

February

Feb 11-12; Lausanne
Hedi visiting Ioannis Xenarios lab @ Lausanne;
Feb 4-6; Geneva
ENFIN Annual General Meeting
Jaak, Lemps, Hedi

January

Jan 26-30; Brussels
         9th BioSapiens European School of Bioinformatics
         Hedi lecturing on Systems Biology (30.01)

Jan 19-22; Cambridge
          Hands-on training at EBI - Transcriptomics
          Jüri lecturing on
Functional analysis of gene lists and networks using g:Profiler, GraphWeb and KEGGanim (19.01)

Jan 14-16; Uppsala         
          Next-seq Data Analysis and Applications & The Computational             Challenges of the Next Generation Sequencing (Raivo)