Event details

Location: Heidelberg
Dates: 12 | 13 | 14 November 2024

BioNT Community Event & CarpentryConnect-Heidelberg 2024

November 12th-14th 2024
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), Heidelberg, Germany
Hybrid event

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Photo courtesy of Mario Antonioletti

The international consortium BioNT (Bio Network for Training) is thrilled to host its Community Event jointly with the second European CarpentryConnect.

The communities will meet to network and collaborate under the overarching theme “Community-led training beyond Academia” on a 3-day event, with sessions in the format of keynotes, workshops, breakout discussions and lightning talks.

Check out our first and latest blog posts about what to expect and why you shouldn’t miss on this event!

Key Dates

  • Call for proposals opens: 20 February 2024
  • Call for proposals closes: 19 April 2024
  • Notification of acceptance/rejection: 17 May 2024
  • Registrations open: 17 June 2024
  • Inclusivity ticket applications closes: 17 July 2024
  • Community event: 12-14 November 2024

Confirmed keynote speakers

  • Radhika S Khetani (Sweden): Director of Data Science Learning (AstraZeneca)
  • Yanina Bellini Saibene (Argentina): Community Manager (rOpenSci), Co-Founder MetaDocencia, Co-founder and Chair LatinR, R-Ladies Leadership Team
  • Malvika Sharan (United Kingdom): Senior Researcher (The Alan Turing Institute), Co-Founder & Co-Director of OLS (formerly Open Life Science)

Event Programme

Detailed event programme

Organising committee

The members of the organising committee (in alphabetical order):

  • Renato Alves
  • Silvia Di Giorgio
  • Anne Fouilloux
  • Barbara Göetz
  • Toby Hodges
  • Claudia Kapp
  • Rabea Müller
  • Teresa Müller
  • Lisanna Paladin
  • Isabela Paredes Cisneros
  • Giacomo Peru
  • Till Sauerwein

Contact & Communications

For enquiries about any aspect of the conference, please get in touch with programme-biont@embl.de.