BioinfoSummer is one of the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute’s (AMSI) major annual educational and outreach programs aimed to increase understanding and skill levels in bioinformatics among students and early career researchers. The event runs with the generous support of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) Australia, BioPlatforms Australia and the Department of Education and Training.
BioinfoSummer 2012 was hosted by the University of Adelaide.
The program featured
- Introductory lectures on statistics, biology and bioinformatics
- Keynote talks by leading national and international researchers
- A sequence of hands-on practicals aligned to the daily themes
- Panel discussions with the keynote speaker