[Biopython-dev] Biopython 2017 Project Update talk @ BOSC 2017, Prague?

Christian Brueffer christian at brueffer.de
Mon Apr 10 12:05:37 UTC 2017

On 2017-04-10 13:24, Peter Cock wrote:
> Hello all,
> In the excitement of Biopython 1.69 last week, I forgot to write about this.
> The BOSC 2017 abstract call for full talks closes THIS THURSDAY, 13 April:
> https://www.open-bio.org/wiki/BOSC_2017
> Please everyone consider submitting an abstract for your own open source
> bioinformatics work. Also, as usual I would like to ask for volunteers from
> our contributors to present the annual Biopython Project Update talk?
> Who is planning to be in Prague for BOSC and/or the whole ISMB/ECCB 2017
> (and hopefully the preceding BOSC CodeFest)?
> Would you like to volunteer? The talk slot is usually under 15 minutes, so
> its not too scary.
> Christian Brueffer did this for BOSC 2016, the slides and video are online:
> https://youtu.be/JxOm1Bjyt9M
> http://f1000research.com/slides/5-1712
> Note we have a simple LaTeX template for generating a nicely formatted
> PDF abstract on GitHub, and we'll help with writing the abstract and offer
> input to slides too. This year we can talk about licensing etc.
> I hope to be there myself, and if no one else volunteers am willing to do
> the talk (again).

I'll be there, so if no one else steps up I could do it again.  However
it would be great to have someone else on stage :-)

TeX sources for the 2016 version of both the abstract and the
presentation are available here:



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