The topics of the worksop include the usual topics of NETTAB workshops.
Moreover, an additional hot scientific topic is summed up for this event.

Building a FAIR Bioinformatics environment (Special Event Topic)
This theme includes, but it is not limited to:

FAIR concept

  • Specification and revision of components, conceptual issues.
Development tools

  • FAIR Web Services, metadata for FAIR tools, revision of standard formats.
FAIRness evaluation

  • FAIRness validation and correction tools.
FAIR metrics

  • Levels of FAIRness, FAIRness scores, FAIRness minimal levels.
FAIR environment

  • Integration and interoperation of FAIR data and systems.

NETTAB Workshop topics
Bioinformatics methods, standards, tools, applications and experiences deployed over Internet, including:

  • On-line databases, software tools, user interfaces
  • Data integration and data fusion platforms, integrated bio-search
  • Grid and clouds applications and platforms
  • APIs and Web Services, workflow management platforms
  • Semantic tools, biomedical ontologies
  • Semantic Web tools, Linked Open Data, SPARQL endpoints
  • Biological Wikis, social applications for life sciences
  • Tools for collaborative development of software, databases and documents
  • Mobile bioinformatics apps