Thursday, November 12, 2015 to Friday, November 13, 2015
The NIH Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) initiative seeks to establish a digital ecosystem for biomedical research. The 2015 BD2K All Hands Meeting will bring together researchers, educators, developers, and trainees from all of the BD2K initiative grants. The goals of the All Hands Grantee Meeting are: 1) to bring together all participants and grantees in BD2K to showcase research being conducted in the BD2K programmatic areas, and 2) to build a cohesive BD2K consortium that maximizes synergies between participants. The meeting will also highlight the strategic mission of BD2K and the NIH Office of the Associate Director for Data Science (ADDS).
WHEN: November 12 – 13, 2015
WHERE: Natcher Conference Center, Building 45, NIH Main Campus, Bethesda, MD
WHO CAN ATTEND: This meeting is for BD2K grantees, BD2K program staff, and NIH staff only. The plenary sessions are available for public view at:
REGISTRATION: All persons wishing to attend this event should register at http://www.scgcorp.com/bd2k2015/Registration (Registration is now closed).
REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION: Individuals with disabilities who need sign language interpreters and/or reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact Sonynka Ngosso, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-402-9816 and/or the Federal Relay at 1-800-877-8339. Requests should be made at least 5 business days in advance of the event.
LODGING OPTIONS: BD2K has reserved room blocks at the following local hotels. Please use the links provided to reserve a room in one of these blocks.
Hyatt Regency Bethesda: https://aws.passkey.com/g/52673280
The cut-off date is Thursday October 15, 2015
Hilton Double Tree Bethesda: http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/W/WASBHDT-AM1-20151111/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG
The cut-off date is Friday, October 16, 2015
Bethesda Marriott: https://resweb.passkey.com/Resweb.do?mode=welcome_ei_new&eventID=14183173
The cut-off date is Tuesday , October 20, 2015
For additional information please visit the event registration page at http://www.scgcorp.com/bd2k2015/Default