All Hands Meeting Edinburgh

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The Annual ELIXIR UK All Hands Meeting will be held in Edinburgh 1-2 November.

Updates will provided on recent activities from the ELIXIR UK Node and ELIXIR Hub, alongside discussions of future resources, events and roadmapping breakouts.

Meeting Agenda 

All are welcome to attend.

To register please visit https://goo.gl/forms/...

FAIRsharing

FAIRsharing

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Following community and adopter feedback, BioSharing.org has been re-branded to FAIRsharing.org. The new homepage is accessible at https://www.fairsharing.org. FAIRsharing will continue to refine and add to the content and functionality of the site over the summer to complete the transition. All links to BioSharing.org or to individual BioSharing records now redirect to the new site.

This re-branding reflects the broadened scope of the resource, to cover more types of standards, repositories and policies and to include more records, such as those for generic resources. The old BioSharing collection of...

Dr Ruth Bastow joins ELIXIR-UK as its Node Coordinator

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Ruth Bastow will take on the role of ELIXIR-UK Node Coordinator from August 2017. In doing so she will build on her great experience of network and consortium coordination. The Node Coordinator role is key for ensuring the smooth running of the Node including its interactions with the ELIXIR Hub and its community building within the UK.

Ruth was the Executive Director of Global Plant Council from 2013-2017. From 2004–2013 she worked as the Coordinator for the UK Arabidopsis Research Network, GARNet. In collaboration with colleagues Ruth established the UK Plant Sciences Federation (UKPSF) in 2009 and was awarded the Society of Biology President’s Medal for her support of the UK plant sciences...