Skip to main content

Data Challenges in Systems Immunology

Cardiff, Wales

This event is organised by the BSI South Wales Group. 

This workshop on computational modelling and data analytics for Infection, Immunity & Inflammation is hosted by Systems Immunity Research Institute (SIURI), British Society for Immunology (BSI) and the College of Biomedical Sciences.

It is a full-day workshop (9:00-5:00). Buffet lunch and refreshments will be provided. Please click here to register for this free event. The workshop is taking place at the Cardiff University Brain Imaging Centre

Confirmed speakers:

  • Dr. Francesca Ciccarelli (The Francis Crick Institute) – Immune abnormalities in the onset of multiple bowel cancer
  • Dr. Michael R. Barnes (Centre for Translational Bioinformatics, Queen Mary University of London) – A common infrastructure for endotype discovery and stratification of biologic response in Immune-Inflammatory diseases
  • Prof. Jon Timmis (Department of Electronics, University of York) – An interdisciplinary adventure between engineering and immunology
  • Prof. Tom Freeman (The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh) – Systems level modeling of immune pathways
  • Dr. Tzachi Hagai (The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Teichmann lab) – The evolutionary architecture of cell-autonomous immunity
  • Dr. Katrina Lythgoe (Department of Zoology, University of Oxford) – Within-host metapopulation dynamics of HIV
  • Prof. Andrew K. Sewell (Division of Infection and Immunity, Cardiff University) – The systems view of T-cell immunity
  • Dr. You Zhou (Division of Infection and Immunity, Cardiff University) – Translating big data into pathogenesis and diagnosis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

To be confirmed:

  • Prof. Martin C. J. Maiden (Department of Zoology, University of Oxford) Multilocus approaches to studying metabolic processes and immunological interactions of bacterial pathogens

Organisers and contact information: Drs Barbara Szomolay, Tom Connor & Stephan Caucheteux




Become a member today

Click below to find out how to become a member.

Join the Society