WEHI Hosts Deep Learning in Medical Biology Symposium

Date posted 18 August 2020

Event date 29 October 2020

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A new and focused symposium bringing together the growing community of Deep Learning researchers in Medical Biology will be held online.

About this Event

Deep Learning in Medical Biology – hosted by the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute.

Learn about the latest methods using state-of-the-art deep learning neural networks to address questions in medical biology.

Date: 29 October 2020

Time: 8am – 4pm AEST

Venue: Online Event

Registration: Free event – registration essential

Keynote speakers:

  • Dr Anna Kreshuk – Group Leader at European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany
  • Dr Shantanu Singh – Senior Group Leader in the Carpenter Lab at the Broad Institute, Massachusetts, USA

The symposium will be an inclusive environment where diverse voices are heard and respected. We aim to:

  • Achieve gender parity in speakers and symposium chairs
  • Foster a spirit of inclusiveness for all symposium attendees
  • Encourage participation from under-represented groups, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
  • Create a space where everyone can be their authentic selves, including those from the LGBTIQA+ community

Call for abstracts

The DLiMB Symposium organising committee invites abstract submissions for oral presentations. For details on abstract submissions please go to the symposium webpage. Submission deadline is 5pm AEST, 31 August 2020.

View the event website and register now via Eventbrite.

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