Cancer Genomics and Data Sciences meetups are for genome re-sequencing analysis on Hadoop clusters, Amazon EMR and other cloud platforms with Big Data. Industry experts provide hands-on sessions on different cloud platforms for genome analysis along with statistical analysis in graph databases and other no-SQL databases. Students will also be speakers for topics related to Cancer Genomics.
One parent is allowed with each student. Students must come with laptop with Java7 and must have Amazon EC2, Amazon EMR and Amazon S3 accounts.
Dr. Sanhita Sarkar is Co-organizer for these meetups.