Software Carpentry workshop
9 January 2018

The University of Milano Bicocca (Italy) in collaboration with ELIXIR-IIB,

is pleased to announce the upcoming Software Carpentry workshop.



Deadline for applications: 25 January 2018
Course date: 22-23 February 2018


FEE: 30€

A maximum of 30 candidates will be accepted in the course.

Chosen participants will be notified by 27 January 2018; all information and payment details will be sent by email.


VENUE: University of Milano-Bicocca

(lab 716, floor 1, building U7, Via Bicocca degli Arcimboldi, 8 - 20126 Milano).




This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems. In particular, in this workshop we will cover the Unix Shell, programming in Python and version control with Git.

Full details at:


Should you have any question, do not hesitate to contact the ELIXIR-IIB Training Team ( and/or the local organiser Dr. Gianluca Della Vedova (