Past Events

May 18–29, 2020 | Online

Research Bazaar Tucson is a free, multi-day intensive conference where researchers come together to up-skill in “next generation digital research tools and skills.” This year’s Research Bazaar has been moved totally online.

CyVerse Training Lead Jason Williams

April 24, 2020 | Virtual

11:30am–1:15pm EDT

CyVerse Training Lead Jason Williams of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a speaker at the Education Session of The Allied Genetics Conference (TAGC). Organized by the Genetics Society of America, TAGC is fully online and free to attend this year.

This one-hour webinar provides a comprehensive look at CyVerse's platforms, tools, and services for large-scale data analysis. Learn how to get the most out of your new CyVerse account!

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May 08, 2020 | Virtual

10am Pacific | 11am Mountain | 12noon Central | 1pm Eastern 

How about a refreshing squeeze of Orange to get you started in the basics of data mining and machine learning? Join us for Dr. Francesca Vitali's introduction to this open-source platform and community for some "fruitful and fun" learning!

Image credit: Zephyris at the English language Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Friday, April 24, 2020 | Virtual

10am Pacific | 11am Mountain | 12noon Central | 1pm Eastern (Daylight Savings Time)

High-throughput ChIP-seq offers researchers higher resolution, less noise, and greater coverage to identify and characterize DNA binding events at a genome-wide level--find out more in this Focus Forum Webinar! 

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April 10, 2020 | Virtual

10am Pacific | 11am Mountain | 12noon Central | 1pm Eastern (Daylight Savings Time)

Need to build custom workflows for image-based phenotyping but don't quite have the programming expertise to do it on your own? Let PlantCV's toolkit show you the way.

March 27, 2020 | Virtual

10am Pacific | 11am Mountain | 12noon Central | 1pm Eastern (DST)

Join us for "snakecharmer" Sateesh Peri's webinar on how to use the open source workflow management tool "Snakemake" to wrangle your scientific workflows for improved reproducibility and scalability. 

DNA Subway Purple Line

February 26, 2020 | Virtual

9am PST | 10am MST | 11am CST | 12pm EST

The newest release of DNA Subway Purple Line is a streamlined, classroom-friendly version of the popular QIIME2 microbiome bioinformatics software. This one-hour webinar will cover Purple Line basics and will get you started with Purple Line in the classroom, with integration into course-based research.

March 13, 2020 | Virtual

10am Pacific | 11am Mountain | 12noon Central | 1pm Eastern (Daylight Savings Time)

Interested in plant sciences, robotics, statistics, remote sensing, data science, precision agriculture, or making data more FAIR (findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable)? Come learn about TERRA-REF's publicly-funded, publicly-accessible sensor data and how you can use them!

Container Camp

March 10–13, 2020 | Tucson, AZ

Tuesday, March 10, 12 noon – Friday, March 13, 12 noon

An intensive three-day hands-on workshop to learn how to create, use, deploy and share software containers across a variety of computational systems from your laptop to cloud and HPC.