04th November 2019

Workshop on Developing Biomedical Ontologies (Conducted by Dr. Harshana Liyanage, Oxford University, UK)

Time Event
08.30 a.m – 09.00 a.mRegistration
09.00 a.m – 10.30 a.mIntroduction to knowledge engineering methods
Why build ontologies (including example applications)
Basic components of an ontology and ontology web language (OWL)
10.30 a.m. – 11.00 a.m. Morning tea
11.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Building ontologies with Protégé
Using ontology repositories
12.30 p.m. – 01.30 p.m. Lunch
01.30 p.m. – 03.00 p.m. Querying ontologies using SPARQL
Best practices for ontology development (including an introduction to Basic Formal Ontology
03.00 p.m. – 04.00 p.m. Evening tea and Networking Session

05th November 2019

Workshop on Epidemiological Modeling (Conducted by Prof. Alun Lloyd, North Carolina State University, USA)

TimeEvents
08.30 a.m. – 09.00 a.m. Registration
09.00 a.m. – 10.30 a.m. Compartmental models, including SIR and SEIR
Epidemic behavior: epidemiological thresholds and the basic reproductive number
10.30 a.m. – 11.00 a.m. Morning tea
11.00 a.m. – 12.30 p.m. Endemic behavior: equilibria and stability
More complicated models including indirect transmission (host/vector transmission)
12.30 p.m. – 01.30 p.m. Lunch
01.30 p.m. – 03.00 p.m. Connecting models to data
03.00 p.m. – 04.00 p.m. Evening tea and Networking Session