ATBI Newsletter Mar 19, 2024

Dear colleagues,

here I share latest news from the Austrian Bioinformatics Community with you:

ATBI on LinkedIn

Thank you all for your feedback about your favourite messaging channel. Most of you voted for LinkedIn, on which the Austrian Bioinformatics Platform is already present (however, silent so far :). If you are interested, please join our group ( and share your posts. Only group members can see posts in this group. We will see how this works out and will consider opening further channels on other platforms in the future.

Austrian Bioinformatics Workshop 2024 on July 3 in Graz: registration and submission open

Our Bioinformatics Workshop will this year take place in Graz on July 3, the day before the 20 year anniversary event of the ZMF Graz, which will be on July 4. The Center for Medical Research (ZMF) was established in 2004 to provide first class biomedical research infrastructure for both clinicians and basic research scientists working at the Medical University of Graz. Happy birthday, ZMF! The workshop website is now online: Please register for the event, submit talks and posters, and book your accommodation now.

Open position: ELIXIR AT node coordinator

We are searching for a highly motivated person (m/f/d) with professional experience in the coordination of research infrastructures for the position of the ELIXIR Austria node coordinator. This position is initially limited for a period of 4 years and will be extended afterwards. The workplace will be the Centre for Microbiology and Environmental Systems Science of the University of Vienna. Please forward the job announcement to your networks:

Best regards,

Thomas Rattei