MPEG-G, a standard to compress DNA reads

13:00 – 18:00, 13th October 2018 Shenzhen (CN) A workshop on applications of genomic information processing will be held on 13th October 2018 one day after the 124th MPEG meeting. The Workshop intends to provide an overview of MPEG-G the new ISO standard on the...

Joint MPEG-GA4GH Workshop on Genomic Sequencing Data Compression

Workshop on Genomic Sequencing Data Compression GA4GH – MPEG, Basel 3rd October 2018 Call for Contributions The amount of genome sequencing data generated day by day is either comparable or larger than other big data problems. Shrinking costs of data alone do not...

3rd MPEG Workshop on Genomic Information Representation

A workshop on applications of genomic information processing has been held on 18th April 2018 co-located with the 122nd MPEG meeting in San Diego. The Workshop explored the opportunities for improved genome sequencing data processing services enabled by the...

2nd MPEG Workshop on Genomic Information Representation

Workshop on Processing of Genomic Information: From Standards to Deployment  13:30 – 19:00, 19th July 2017 – Torino (Italy) Sala dei Mappamondi, Academy of Sciences, Via Accademia delle Scienze, 6, Torino Organized by Italian Institute for Genomic Medicine...

1st MPEG Workshop on Genomic Information Representation

A seminar on Genome Compression Standardization has been held on 23rd February 2016 during the 114th MPEG meeting in San Diego. The purpose of this seminar was twofold: to raise the awareness on the need of new approaches to genome compression for the efficient...