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Transforming Wheat Breeding Through Integrated Data Management and Analysis with GOBii

June 5 @ 8:00 am - 5:30 pm BST

The Genomic Open-source Breeding informatics initiative (GOBii), funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has developed open-source genotype data management and marker- and genomic-assisted breeding tools. GOBii is now working on integrating these tools with adjacent data management systems and tools.

Our mission is to enable genomic-assisted breeding in routine breeding applications in under-resourced breeding programs. In the last three years, GOBii has given 10+ training and workshops with the audience size ranging between 10 and 75 in Asia, Africa, and North America.

This workshop will focus on GOBii data management and tools. For the wheat community training, GOBii will provide a cloud-based GOBii system and examples of wheat use cases and datasets for demonstration and hands-on training. All training will be given in English.

Please note that this workshop will follow the 2020 Borlaug Global Rust Initiative Technical Workshop, which will be held at the John Innes Centre 1-4 June 2020.

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Organizers

John Innes Centre (JIC)
CGIAR Excellence in Breeding (EIB) Platform
Genomic Open-source Breeding informatics initiative (GOBii)
Wheat Initiative

Venue

John Innes Centre (JIC)
Norwich Research Park, Colney Ln
Norwich, NR4 7UH United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 1603 450000
Website:
https://www.jic.ac.uk/