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Monday October 22, 2018

13.30 Registration and poster hang-up
14.00 Opening Session

Welcome and Introduction
A. Massardo, Polytechnic School, University of Genoa, Italy
E. Puppo, DIBRIS, Polytechnic School, University of Genoa, Italy
P. Romano, IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genoa, Italy
C. Goble, University of Manchester, United Kingdom & ELIXIR-UK

Are we FAIR yet? And will it be worth it?Keynote Lecture
Michel Dumontier, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands

Paradigm shifts in health informatics needed for leveraging FAIR data environmentsGuest Lecture
Amnon Shabo, The International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics

15.40 Coffee break
16.10 Scientific Session 1

Flash Poster presentations
Ten short poster presentations

FAIRsharing: Working with the community to map the landscape of standards, databases and data policies
Peter McQuilton, Massimiliano Izzo, Milo Thurston, Allyson Lister, Alejandra Gonzalez-Beltran, Philippe Rocca-Serra and Susanna-Assunta Sansone

BioExcel & ELIXIR: towards interoperable and reproducible biomolecular research workflowsGuest Lecture
Adam Hospital, IRB Barcelona, Spain

18.00 Day closure

Tuesday October 23, 2018

08.00 Registration and poster hang-up
09.00 Scientific Session 2

FAIR data, tools and workflows: a user perspectiveKeynote Lecture
Frederik Coppens, VIB, University of Gent, Belgium, & ELIXIR Belgium

A FAIR approach to Research Data Stewardship and Data Stewardship PlanningGuest Lecture
Rob Hooft, Dutch Techcentre for Life Sciences – DTLS, The Netherlands

Cost-based measurement of data FAIRness of public data sources in life sciences
Filip Pattyn, Antoon Bronselaer, Berenice Wulbrecht and Hans Constandt

10.35 Coffee break
11.05 Poster and demo session
12.25 Scientific Session 3

Bioschemas, enabling a FAIR ecosystem for Life Science websites
Leyla Jael Garcia Castro

Local and national Swiss initiatives towards FAIR data
Caterina Barillari, Henry Lütcke, Ana Sesartic, Matthias Töwe, Thomas Wüst and Bernd Rinn

ICSM bioinformatics infrastructures towards a new frontier: large-scale observational research
Danila Vella, Valentina Tibollo and Riccardo Bellazzi

13.15 Lunch Break
14.45 Scientific Session 4

ELIXIR Core Data Resources: FAIR, community and impactKeynote Lecture
Christine Durinx, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland

FAIR data and EOSC: Strategy for finding and accessing datasets at EOSCGuest Lecture
Rafael Jimenez, ELIXIR Europe, United Kingdom

16.00 Day closure
17.00 Social activity – Guided visit to Genoa
20.30 Social Dinner

Wednesday October 24, 2018

08.30 Registration
09.00 Scientific Session 5

Standards and SOP implementation in the life-sciences research: a snapshot from the CA CHARMEGuest Lecture
Domenica D’Elia, CNR/ITB, Bari, Italy

Challenges in adopting FAIR principles in TrainingKeynote Lecture
Patricia Palagi, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland

Adopting Open Source Software FAIR Practices
Allegra Via, Mateusz Kuzak

10.35 Poster session with coffee break service
11.35 Scientific Session 6

Farewell messages
S. Quaglini, Italian Society of Biomedical Informatics – SIBIM, Italy
L. Milanesi, Italian Bioinformatics Society – BITS, Italy

From rare to FAIR data in the rare disease communityGuest Lecture
Marco Roos, Leiden University Medical Centre – LUMC, The Netherlands

FAIR Bioinformatics computation and data management: FAIRDOM and the Norwegian Digital Life initiative
Natalie Stanford, Finn Bacall, Fatemeh Zamanzad Ghavidel, Martin Golebiewski, Inge Jonassen, Rune Kleppe, Olga Krebs, Hadas Leonov, Stuart Owen, Kjell Peterson, Maja Rey, Stian Soiland Reyes, Kidane Tekle, Andreas Weiderman, Alan Williams, Ulrike Wittig, Katy Wolstencroft, Anders Goksøyr, Jacky Snoep, Jon Olav Vik, Wolfgang Müller and Carole Goble

XTENS as a genomic variants repository for rare diseases
Nicolò Zanardi, Massimiliano Izzo, Davide Cangelosi, Gianluca Caridi, Federico Zara, Isabella Ceccherini, Aldamaria Puliti, Michele Iacomino, Marta Rusmini, Angela E. Covone and Alessandra Eva

Reproducible Bioinformatics Project: A community for reproducible bioinformatics analysis pipelines
Luca Alessandri, Marco Beccuti, Francesca Cordero, Neha Kulkarni, Riccardo Panero, Marina Olivero, Maddalena Arigoni and Raffaele A Calogero

First announcement of NETTAB 2019
Paolo Romano, IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genoa, Italy

13.00 Workshop Closure


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