The 6th Biomedical Linked Annotation Hackathon (BLAH6) registration is open for domestic attendees

The 6th Biomedical Linked Annotation Hackathon (BLAH6)


The 6th Biomedical Linked Annotation Hackathon (BLAH6) will be held from 4th through 7th February 2020, in Tokyo, Japan. BLAH6 is organized as an open forum for collaborative development of software, data sets, specifications, application cases, and so on, with the goal of creating “linked” or “interoperable” annotation resources for biomedical literature. It is organized as a one-day symposium and a three-day hackathon. The symposium day consists of a series of keynote addresses and talks by participants. The hackathon focuses on projects proposed by the participants themselves.


  • Symposium: Feb 4th (Tue), 2020
  • Hackathon: Feb 5th (Wed) - 7th (Fri), 2020


Japan Science Technology Agency Tokyo Headquarters (Science Plaza)
5-3, Yonbancho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8666 Japan


All attendees are requested to register yourself to join the BLAH6.

  • Registration deadline (for domestic attendees): Jan 17th (Fri), 2020

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