2024 scverse Hackathon in Boston, MA


The scverse Community and the labs of Nils Gehlenborg (Harvard Medical School) and Nezar Abdennur (UMass Medical School) labs are proud to announce the 2024 scverse Hackathon in Boston, which will be held at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA.

Are you interested in (spatial) single-cell biology, functional genomics and data visualization? This year’s hackathon will focus on improvements to scalability and interoperability within the scverse ecosystem with an emphasis on data visualization and interactivity!

When: April 2nd to April 4th, 2024

Where: Countway Library, HMS, Boston 

Please fill out this application form to indicate your interest in participating in the hackathon. Spots are limited and we will get back to you to confirm your spot and provide further details.

Attendance is free of charge and required full-time during the 3 days of the hackathon. Note that there will be no support for travel or accommodation

If you have questions, contact hackscverseboston@gmail.com

*** The deadline to register is March 24th, Midnight EST. *** 


About scverse:

The scverse consortium is a community-driven initiative that aims to enhance accessibility to foundational tools for analyzing omics data in life sciences, developing open and standardized file formats and computational tools to facilitate data re-use and remove barriers to participation in research. The scverse community hackathons aim to bring together users and developers of scverse tools and adjacent ecosystems to work on improving existing codebase and adding new features to streamline the analysis of single-cell and spatial data.