Monday, September 13, 2021
NIH Virtual Workshop on Broadening Cloud Computing Usage in Biomedical Research
Sept. 13-14; Register by Sept. 8
The National Institutes of Health is hosting a virtual workshop on broadening cloud computing usage in biomedical research on Sept. 13-14. The goal of the workshop is to gain insights on the barriers toward equitable access to cloud resources.
The NIH Office of Data Science Strategy, the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, the National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities, and the Center for Information Technology are co-leading this workshop to explore the needs, challenges and opportunities of cloud computing in these institutions.
Students, faculty, and researchers from universities and colleges within Institutional Development Award-eligible states, Research Centers in Minority Institutions, and Minority Serving Institutions, and representatives from funding agencies, are invited to participate in this two-day workshop.
Registration is required for this workshop. Each day of the workshop will include multiple breakout sessions with a limited number of seats. Please register by Sept. 8 if you would like to be considered for breakout session participation.
A companion Request for Information is also open for comment until Sept. 30.