GCC2019 has ended
The 2019 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2019) was held in Freiburg, Germany, 1-8 July.  There was one day of training, three days of mixed meeting and training, and then two to four days of CollaborationFest.  The meeting featured joint & parallel sessions; invited, accepted, and lightning talks; poster and demo sessions; birds-of-a-feather meetups; social events; and training sessions every day.

Thanks to everyone who helped make GCC2019 a success!
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Wednesday, July 3 • 13:20 - 14:50
Train the Galaxy Trainer

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This workshop will introduce:
  • using Galaxy as a training tool
  • Determining aim and audience
    • e.g. single topic; string of related topics;
    • e.g. response to specific request for training; or general upskilling people in Galaxy bioinformatics
  • setting up appropriate infrastructure
    • usegalaxy.* resources
    • TIaaS
    • Your own
  • The available materials
    • GTN tutorials
    • and/or write your own; including how to contribute it to GTN
    • Customising materials for your needs (Slides, language etc.)
  • Distributed workshops
    • In practice
    • Local facilitators vs lead trainers
    • Using Zoom / Skype / other video conferencing software
  • Practise setting up your own workshop?
    • eg. choose a topic from GTN
    • check that it runs on Galaxy server of choice
    • time it // modify if need be (e.g. cut down data set more?)
    • create schedule, eg google doc → publish → tinyurl
  • Getting good feedback!

  • An interest in using Galaxy to teach/train people

TIaaS URL for this training: https://usegalaxy.eu/join-training/gcc-ttt

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Saskia Hiltemann

Erasmus MC
Metagenomics, Training materials, board games, CTF & security
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Helena Rasche

System Administrator, Galaxy Europe
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Simon Gladman

University of Melbourne
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Bérénice Batut

Post-doc, University of Freiburg
Bérénice is a post-doc in the Freiburg Galaxy Team (Backofen lab). She analyzes biological data (metagenomics, HTS data, evolution) and develops tools to facilitate data analysis, mainly for Galaxy.Bérénice is also passionate about training. She regularly gives workshops on data... Read More →
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Anna Syme

Bioinformatician, Royal Botanical Gardens, Melbourne, Australia

Wednesday July 3, 2019 13:20 - 14:50 CEST