Centre for Bioinformatics and Biometrics

SAGI Symposium

8-9th August 2018
Sustainable Buildings Research Centre, Innovation Campus
University of Wollongong

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8th August (Wednesday)

Time Title Authors/Speakers
8:30 Welcome Reception
8:45 GRDC – an update John Rivers
9:00 SAGI-South Overview Olena Kravchuk
9:15 SAGI-West Overview Adrian Baddeley
9:30 SAGI-North Overview Alison Kelly
9:45 SAGI-National Overview Ky Mathews
10:00 Open Forum
10:30 Morning Tea
11:00 Node presentations - National Node to elect
12:30 Lunch
1:30 Node presentations - South Node to elect
3:00 Afternoon Tea
3:30 Node presentations - North Node to elect
5:15 Finish

Join us for Dinner at Lagoon Restaurant, North Wollongong from 19:00 onwards.

9th August (Thursday)

Time Title Authors/Speakers
8:15 Welcome
8:30 Node presentations - West Node to elect
9:15 Morning tea
10:45 User experiences with od() All nodes
12:00 Lunch
12:45 ShinyApp Development and Demonstration SAGI-South
2:15 Afternoon tea

Workshop Descriptions

User experiences with od()
An opportunity to share experiences about using od(). We anticipate that each node will nominate 1-2 people to showcase how they used od() in an experimental design, touching on challenges and outcomes.

ShinyApp Development and Demontration
ShinyApps are a way to deliver statistical results in a user friendly manner that allows interrogation of complex dataset. This workshop will be facilitated by SAGI-South.


Information on the City's attractions and accommodation.
University of Wollongong Campus Map
Information to reach Wollongong from the airport of Sydney
Information about the free shuttle bus to reach the UOW campus from Wollongong

Suggested Accommodation
The University of Wollongong may have special rates at some of these hotels and apartments. It is also recommended that you check online for a price comparison.

Novotel Wollongong
Sage Hotel Wollongong
The Belmore All-Suite Hotel – Wollongong
Boat Harbour Motel

Adina Apartment Hotel (serviced apartments)
Mantra Wollongong (serviced apartments)
Quest Wollongong apartments (serviced apartments)


---We acknowledge GRDC for funding this event---

Last reviewed: 28 February, 2019