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 VanBUG 2014 Holiday Party

Hey Bioinformatics enthusiast !! Come join us and mingle this December for the VanBUG 2014 Holiday Party and enjoy FREE Foods and Drinks along with some Lightning Talks.

Date: 12 December 2014, Friday
Location: BCCRC lecture theater and lunch area
Time: 5:00 – 9:00 PM

Deadline for RSVP: 10th December 2014

Lightning talks:
We invite members of the Vancouver bioinformatics community to give 3 minute lightning talks of a non-commercial nature about their research or development work.
There will be cash prizes for the best talks as voted by the audience ($60 / $30 / $20 for first / second / third places).

To register for the lightning talks, please use the link below. All that is needed is a title and a abstract (30 words max). Spaces are limited!

  Deadline for lightning talks registration: 10th December 2014

Holiday Social: Immediately following the talks at 6:30pm, the VanBUG will host a holiday party with free food (not just pizza) and drinks (all drinks will be free). RSVP required so we can estimate the amount of food. Please RSVP by Dec 10th. It’s a great opportunity to hangout with your bioinformatics buddies and meet new people.

Schedule for the Night:
  5:00: Lightning talk speakers to provide slides for loading on the presentation computer
  5:30: Lightning talk session
  6:30: Food and drinks
  7:30: Announcement of prize winners
  9:00: Event ends

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