Up and coming!

Our future events are being confirmed. Watch this space for some news soon!

Past events

Short courses

From the most recent to the oldest, here are our short courses and training workshops:

  • Introduction to outbreak response analytics using R with WHO Afro, 10-14 December 2018, Cotonou, BĂ©nin

  • ESCAIDE 2018 pre-workshop: 2 days short course giving an introdution to outbreak response analytics using R, 19-20 November 2018, Malta

  • outbreak analysis in Sofia: 4 days short course giving an introduction to epidemiological case studies and outbreak response analytics; 8-11 October 2018, Sofia, Bulgaria

  • introduction to infectious disease modelling, 21-23 May 2018, Johannesburg, South Africa

  • 3-days training in early outbreak assessment, influenza group, 10-12 April 2018 CDC Atlanta, USA

  • 1 week short course Bogota, epidemics analysis and modelling, 11-15 December 2017, Bogota, Colombia

  • Epidemics6 pre-workshop, outbreak analytics, 28 November 2017, Sitges, Spain

RECON Hackfests

RECON Hackfests continue the process initiated during the Hackout events: bringing people together to make new advances in the development of tools for outbreak response.

  • Hackfest 3: SitReps and Case Studies (2018, Malta): 2 days interactive workshop where participants can bring their data, problems and questions, and go back home with a customised case study or sitrep, using state-of-the art analysis tools.

  • Hackfest 2 (2017, London): mapping epidemics

  • Hackfest 1 (2017, London): making outbreak analysis easier and prettier

The Hackouts series

RECON has been created in the aftermath of Hackouts 1, 2, and 3, a series of Hackathons for infectious disease outbreak analysis. To know more about these events, follow any of the links below:

  • Hackout 1 (2013, London): a hackathon for outbreak analysis using R

  • Hackout 2: G.R.I.N.D.E.R. (2015, London): Graphical Resources for Infectious Disease Epidemiology in R

  • Hackout 3 (2016, Berkeley): analysis and modelling tools for emergency outbreak response

Other events

These events include large meetings, general assemblies, symposiums and conferences.

  • RECON gathering 1 (2018, London): Challenges and Opportunities in Outbreak Response Analytics; this event includes a one-day symposium followed by a day of workshops with 2 parallel sessions: i) a discussion of analytic resources for field epidemiology training, and ii) a community-driven hackathon.