Workshops

Workshops 2017-12-11T21:13:55+00:00

SIMB Pre-meeting Workshops:

Fermentation Basics

Sunday, July 30

The workshop is intended for individuals requiring an introduction to fermentation concepts in industrial settings. The first section of the workshop will include topics on fermenter design including aspect ratios, agitator design, sparger design and sterilization of equipment and media. The second section will deal with actual operational issues of fermentation processes.

This workshop is organized by Mark Berge, Medimmune.

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Mining Microbial Genomes and Metagenomes for Biotechnological Applications

Sunday, July 30

The Integrated Microbial Genomes(IMG) system is a comprehensive repository of annotated sequence data of archaeal, bacterial and viral genomes and metagenomes from cultured and uncultured organisms. Researchers who wish to learn to explore the data and leverage tools for comparison and gene discovery, should attend this workshop.

The workshop is organized by U.S. Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute (DoE JGI).

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