Hackathon | What | When | Who | How | Where

UMASS Medical School

Hackathon '17

NGS Data Science

Next Generation Sequencing Data Analysis and Visualization

July 15th-July 16th
Albert Sherman Center, UMASS Medical School Campus
Coders | Viz People | Life Scientists


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What


Special projects to reveal your data skills.

Interactive Pipeline Builder
Visual Comparison Analysis
NGS Pattern Discovery
Complex Data Representation


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When


July 15th 8am-July 16th 4pm

@UMASS Medical School

July 15th
8am - 9am: Welcome and Introduction
9am - 1pm: Crash Courses on Genomics, Data Analysis, and Visualization
1pm: Coding starts
8pm: Pizza Time

July 16th
1pm - 3pm: Wrap up work for presentations
3pm - 4pm: Present your work
4pm - 5pm: Closing

All the time
Sandwiches, drinks

Who


Life Scientists, Programmers, Vizualization People

You have some experience in some of those:
Python, Perl, Ruby, or any scripting language
PHP, Django, Ruby on Rails, or any web development tool
D3, React, or any graph JS library
Cytoscape, Gephi, or any network representation tool

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How


Bring your own laptop

Spend 36 hours

Eat, Drink, Code, Start Over


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Where


Albert Sherman Center, Multi-purpose Room

@UMASS Medical School

Worcester, MA, USA


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