University of Heidelberg

Training Workshop: "Image based high-throughput screening methods and tools for pathway modeling"

May, 13-15, 2008 - BIOQUANT, Heidelberg

Organizers: Endocyte, SBCancer and ViroQuant

Confirmed Speakers:

  • Chris Allan, University of Dundee, Technical Lead, Open Microscopy Environment (OME)
  • Verena Becker, DKFZ Heidelberg
  • Michael Boutros, DKFZ Heidelberg
  • Holger Erfle, BIOQUANT Heidelberg
  • Thomas Höfer, DFKZ and BIOQUANT Heidelberg
  • Thouis R. Jones,  Imaging Platform of the Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA, Cofounder of CellProfiler
  • Lars Kaderali, BIOQUANT, University of Heidelberg
  • Steffen Klamt, MPI for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems, Magdeburg
  • Chris Lawerenz, DKFZ Heidelberg
  • Thomas Maiwald, University of Freiburg, Developer PottersWheel
  • Lucas Pelkmans, ETH Zurich
  • Rainer Pepperkok, EMBL Heidelberg
  • Karl Rohr, DKFZ and University Heidelberg

Topics:

  • Application of High-Throughput Imaging in Systems Biology
  • Introduction to Genome-wide RNAi screening methods
  • Obtaining, Handling and Analyzing of Imaging Datasets
  • Mathematical Backgrounds and Tools for Cellular Pathway Modeling

Workshop Aim:

The workshop is aimed at Ph.D. students as well as Postdocs who are using or plan to use image-based high-throughput and pathway modeling methods in their research.

Costs:

The workshop costs (including catering during the workshop) are taken over by the organizing initiatives. Please take care to book your own accommodation in Heidelberg (for example at http://www.heidelberg-marketing.de). In case of overbooking, participants will be selected based on the application material (see below).

Application:

If you would like to participate, please submit a brief CV and a short description of your motivation to take part in the workshop. Please give a statement how you plan to integrate the taught methods in your future research (Maximum one to two pages all together (DIN A4, Arial, 11pt)).
Please send your application to:
HT-workshop2008@bioquant.uni-heidelberg.de until Sunday, April 20, 2008. Confirmation of your registration will be sent out until April 25, 2008.

Organizing Committee:

  • Nathan Brady, DKFZ Heidelberg
  • Roland Eils, University of Heidelberg and DKFZ Heidelberg
  • Jan Eufinger, DKFZ Heidelberg
  • Angela Oberthür, VIROQUANT/BIOQUANT, University of Heidelberg

Information:

Download the Workshop-Flyer

Organizing and funding by:

Contact: E-Mail (Last update: 29/04/2010)