RESCHEDULED: PATRIC/RAST Bacterial and IRD/ViPR Viral Workshops at Argonne National Laboratory

Published on 2020-01-30 00:00:00

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, the bacterial and viral worskhop originally planned for March 23-27, 2020, will be RESCHEDULED. The new tentative dates are August 24-28, 2020. The dates will be confirmed when there is more clarity on the progress of the outbreak. Notifications will be posted at that time and registration will re-open.


Argonne National Laboratory
9700 Cass Avenue
Lemont, IL 60439


The workshop is composed of two 2.5-day sessions. Participants may sign up for either, or both, sessions.

Bacterial Session: Bioinformatics using PATRIC/RAST
August 24, 2020: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
August 25, 2020: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
August 26, 2020: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Viral Session: Bioinformatics using IRD/ViPR
August 26, 2020: 1:00 – 5:00 pm
August 27, 2020: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
August 28, 2020: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm


Registration is free. Participants must pay for their own travel, lodging, and meals. Limited lodging and food services are available on the Argonne campus. The workshop will be limited to 40 people on a first-come, first-served basis.

Registration will re-open once the reschedule dates have been confirmed.