Tutorials and classes to be co-located with the International Conference on Biomedical Ontology, July 24-26, 2009
- 1. Half-day tutorials, July 20-23, 2009
- 2. Two-day classes, July 20-23, 2009
- 3. Registration and accommodation details
Morning sessions are from 9am to 12.30pm. Afternoon sessions are from 1.30pm to 5pm.
July 20: Morning
- Fabian Neuhaus (NIST): Formal Methods for Biologists; also offered as part of 2-day class on Spatial Ontology and Qualitative Reasoning
July 20: Afternoon
- Mathias Brochhausen (IFOMIS): The Ontology of Paleobiology
July 21: Morning
- Colin Batchelor (Royal Society of Chemistry): An Introduction to Chemistry Ontology
July 21: Afternoon
July 22: Morning
- Barry Smith (Buffalo): Introduction to Basic Formal Ontology; also offered as part of 2-day class From Basic Formal Ontology to the Information Artifact Ontology
July 22: Afternoon
- Olivier Bodenreider (National Library of Medicine): An Introduction to Biomedical Ontology
- Werner Ceusters (Buffalo): Introduction to Referent Tracking: also offered as part of 2-day class From Basic Formal Ontology to the Information Artifact Ontology
July 23: Morning
- Natasha Noy (Stanford University) Using WebProtégé and NCBO BioPortal to develop and maintain biomedical ontologies
July 23: Afternoon
- David Osumi-Sutherland (Flybase / Gene Ontology Consortium): The OBO-Edit Ontology Developer's Environment: A Practical Introduction
Classes meet from 9am to 5pm, with lunch from 12.30 to 1.30pm.
Randall Dipert and Neil Williams (Buffalo): The Ontology of Events, Powers and Dispositions
Thomas Bittner, Maureen Donnelly and Fabian Neuhaus (Buffalo): Spatial Ontology and Qualitative Reasoning
Werner Ceusters (Buffalo), Alan Ruttenberg (Science Commons) and Barry Smith (Buffalo): From Basic Formal Ontology to the Information Artifact Ontology
David Hershenov (Buffalo): Metaphysical Foundations of Biomedical Ethics
Registration details are available here.
Please note that space is limited for all events, and early registration is advised.
For information regarding accommodation see here: http://icbo.buffalo.edu/AreaHotels.pdf
Registration information for University at Buffalo students can be found here: UB Student Registration.
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