Inspiring Science Transforming Careers
We fund, develop, and deliver training and conferences that span basic research, cutting-edge biomedicine and the application of genomics in healthcare.
21 June – 12 July 2021
Live now! A free online course to discover how to plan and design engaging learning for those wanting to generate and analyse genomic data. Join anytime during the live moderated period to complete the course and achieve your certificate.
Delivered in partnership with the learning experts, FutureLearn.
13-17 December 2021
Gain interactive training in functional analysis and interpretation of disease data using computational modelling tools.
Apply by: 30 September
13-15 September 2021
This conference will provide a multidisciplinary forum for scientists interested in the genomics and evolutionary analysis of viruses and will address the fundamental questions of viral origins, transmission and pathogenesis.
Abstracts due: 20 July
28th – 30th September 2021:
This new conference will share successes of organoids in studying development and tissue homeostasis, as well as in modelling infectious diseases, cancer and genomic diseases.
Abstract due: 03 August
Full event listing
Download our full 2021 Virtual Programme Poster.
We’re looking forward to returning to in-person courses and conferences at the Wellcome Genome Campus as soon as it’s safe to do so.
In the meantime, please keep checking individual listings for the status and format of each event.
Sign up to our newsletter
Our monthly e-newsletter will keep you up to date with the latest news about the wide range of conferences and courses we run.
COG-UK and Wellcome Connecting Science receive funding from Wellcome and the Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office for a global training programme in SARS-CoV-2 genomics
Supporting the global scientific and public health community in SARS-COV-2 genome sequencing.Read more
Large-scale bioinformatics training will further equip scientists with skills to help tackle major health problems such as Covid-19Read more