First ELIXIR Greece All Hands Meeting

The first All Hands meeting of ELIXIR Greece took place on September 4, 2019 at the Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens (BRFAA). 50 participants involved in ELIXIR-related activities participated and presented their results with talks and posters.
Invited talks were given by George Pavlopoulos (BSRC Alexander Fleming) Guy Cochrane (European Bioinformatics Institute) and Nikos Kyrpides (DoE Joint Genome Institute).

A session on ELIXIR subjects of special future interest covered:

  • Galaxy (Fotis Psomopoulos)
  • Federated European Genome-Phenome Archive (Alexandros Dimopoulos)
  • One Million Genomes Initiative (Dimitris Thanos).

A round table discussion explored synergies between ELIXIR and other Greek Life Science Research Infrastructures.