Early Registration Until April 1st, 2011
Early Registration Confirmation April 8th, 2011
Late Registration April 1st - May 18th, 2011
Links with Required Software May 2nd, 2011
Workshop May 19 - 20th, 2011


This course requires practical knowledge in Perl and/or Java programming.

Participants will be required to bring their own laptops to the workshop. Required software MUST be installed PRIOR to the course. Note that due to time constraints we will not be able to dedicate effort solving installation issues on site. We strongly encourage you to test the software beforehand and contact us if you have any issue.

Participants are also expected to be familiar with the reading material.


List of Required Software



To register for the workshop please send an email to:

indicating your First and Last name, Organization, and knowledge in Perl and/or Java.

To provide an optimal learning experience we ask for additional information listed below as part of your registration. This will help instructors identify the skill level of interested participants and prepare course material appropriately:

  1. A short paragraph outlining your relevant experience and learning
  2. Online resources you are involved in maintaining e.g. UniProt /
    John Smith Lab Website;
  3. Relevant responsibilities and / or publications in a)
    bioinformatics, b) web services c) semantic technologies;
  4. Please rate your experience: Beginner / Intermediate / Advanced
  5. Indicate your current operating system running on your laptop

Please note there is a limit on the number of participants allowed to
attend the workshop. This course requires practical knowledge in Perl and/or Java programming.

Early Registration
Registrants will receive registration confirmation in April 8th.

Late Registration
Registration will be confirmed subject to availability after April 8th.

The NEP-59 CBRASS: Canadian Bioinformatics as Semantic Services project is funded by CANARIE


Registration fee

The cost per participant is

Early Registration 275 CAN$
Late Registration 375 CAN$
On site Registration 500 CAN$

* Credit Card Debit form

** Student discount is 50 CAN$

Event Location

NRC Institute for Information Technology (Fredericton) - Room
46 Dineen Drive, Fredericton
New Brunswick, E3B 9W4

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Participants are responsible for their own accommodation arrangements:

UNB Accommodation

Bed & Breakfast






Upcoming Event:

2nd Web Publishing of Scientific Data and Services Training Course

Date: August 2011

Location: Vancouver (BC)