By Aleksandra Pawlik, Training Lead.
This is the last in this month's blog posts taking you around the different activities of the Institute. Today, we feature the Training team.
The training team has been travelling all over the UK and Europe to engage with learners from many different disciplines. We also report on an upcoming visit to the British Science Festival, and interesting new developments with Software Carpentry and Data Carpentry.
Supporting ELIXIR UK in training for bioinformatics
The Institute carries on its activities successfully supporting ELIXIR UK in delivering training to life science researchers. We are helping coordinate the pilot project to introduce and develop Software and Data Carpentry training within ELIXIR UK and across other international ELIXIR Nodes.
After running two hackathons and workshops hosted by ELIXIR Finland and ELIXIR Netherlands Aleksandra Pawlik, the Institute’s Training Lead, co-ran a Data Carpentry workshop hosted by ELIXIR Slovenia. The workshop for 30 attendees was delivered at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana and the National Institute of Biology in Ljubljana. The other instructors were Aleksandra Nenadic (ELIXIR-UK Training Coordinator for Infrastructure Technology and University of Manchester) and Peter Juvan (Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, ELIXIR SI).… Continue Reading