Hacky Hour is a regular meetup where all researchers – students, staff and university affiliates – gather in a social environment to collaborate and get research support.
Experts and mentors from Sydney Informatics Hub and across the University will be available to advise and answer questions on coding, data analytics or digital tools.
|Next session||3–4pm, 22 January 2020
Third Wednesday of every month starting 19 February
|Location||"The Lounge", Sydney Knowledge Hub, Level 2, Merewether Building (H04) (cnr City Road & Butlin Ave)|
|What to bring||If you have a laptop or tablet, bring it along so you can show what you’re working on.|
At our Sydney Hacky Hour sessions you can gain:
Even if you don't have a data problem to solve, come along to network with like-minded researchers, find a collaborator or hack away at your scripts in a friendly environment.
If you have a particular topic you'd like us to cover, please fill out our survey.
Each Hacky Hour will be staffed by experts from a variety of backgrounds.
Bioinformatics, genomics and transcriptomics, machine learning, health, Python, R, Founding Mother
Visualisation, Python, Artemis HPC, Argus Research Desktops, astrophysics, geophysics, cloud, Matlab
Statistical methods, statistical designs
Data visualisation and communication, design, geoscience
Digital research tools, eNotebooks, data capture and surveys
Phylogenetics, long/short read DNA sequence analysis, metagenomics, pipelines, modelling and simulation, bioinformatics and genomics, infectious diseases, health systems
DNA/RNA sequence analysis, single cell RNA-seq, association analysis, animal genomics, veterinary science
Simulation, machine learning, Bayesian statistics, physics, chemistry, R, Matlab