Vancouver Bioinformatics User Group¶
VanBUG (Vancouver Bioinformatics Users Group) is an association of researchers, other professionals and students in the B.C. Lower Mainland who have an interest in the field of bioinformatics. VanBUG meets every month from September through April. Research presentations by bioinformatics leaders, students and industry representatives are followed by networking over pizza and refreshments
Upcoming meetings will be held monthly on Thursdays from 11:00am to 1:30pm and are free and open to all. The majority of VanBUG events will now be held simultaneously at UBC's Michael Smith Laboratories and SFU's Big Data Hub. The speaker will be present in-person at one location while the other location receives live video-streaming and Q&A. Both locations will have a post lecture social with free food and drink. Please refer to the Schedule page or subscribe to our Calendar for specific details regarding speaker location and room information.
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VanBUG Special Event¶
Thursday, October 19th, 2023 11:00am - 1:30pm PT
UBC, Michael Smith Laboratories, MSL 102
SFU Big Data Hub, room ASB 10900 (Live Stream Location)
Featured Speaker: Dr. Khanh Dao Duc
- Assistant Professor, Mathematics, University of British Columbia
- Associate Member, Computer Science, University of British Columbia
- Associate Member, Zoology, University of British Columbia
Trainee Speaker: Courtney Hoskinson
Affiliation: Turvey Lab