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Bosc Intro 20090627


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Bosc Intro 20090627

  1. 1. 10 th Annual Bioinformatics Open Source Conference Welcome to BOSC 2009 June 27-28, 2009 [email_address] Organizing Committee Kam Dahlquist (Chair), Lonnie Welch (Co-chair), Hilmar Lapp, Jens Lichtenberg, Frank Drews, Andrew Dalke, Jim Procter, Anton Nekrutenko, Steffen Moeller
  2. 2. Welcome to BOSC 2009 <ul><li>About the O|B|F: Hilmar Lapp </li></ul><ul><ul><li>History </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Current activities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Join! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Board meeting </li></ul></ul><ul><li>BOSC schedule and meeting logistics </li></ul><ul><li>Call for Lightning Talks </li></ul><ul><li>Call for Birds of a Feather Session </li></ul>
  3. 3. Welcome to BOSC 2009 <ul><li>About the O|B|F: Hilmar Lapp </li></ul><ul><ul><li>History </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Current activities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Join! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Board meeting </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Membership applications available </li></ul><ul><li>Sign up for BOSC-Announce listserv </li></ul><ul><li>Join the organizing committee for BOSC2010: </li></ul><ul><li>the 11 th Annual BOSC meeting </li></ul>
  4. 4. BOSC Schedule and Logistics <ul><li>Current schedule is online at: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Speakers report to session chair during </li></ul><ul><li>break before your session </li></ul><ul><li>We will post slides on SlideShare </li></ul><ul><li>A travel fellowship will be awarded to the best student talk at the end of Day 2 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Call for Lightning Talks <ul><li>5 minutes, 3 minutes for questions </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail the organizers at [email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Title, brief description, open source license </li></ul><ul><li>Talks accepted up until lunch today for Day 1 </li></ul><ul><li>and until lunch tomorrow for Day 2 </li></ul>
  6. 6. Call for Birds of a Feather <ul><li>Sign up for a wiki account </li></ul><ul><li>Post your BOF at </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  7. 7. Logistics and Announcements <ul><li>Lunch will be held at the Parkside Restaurant in K section </li></ul><ul><li>Lunch tickets should be in your registration packets </li></ul><ul><li>The afternoon session will begin at 2:00PM </li></ul>